Citizenship (amendment) Bill(Search results - 16)
India25, Dec 2019, 10:42 AM IST
Support for CAA swells as activists, locals take out rally in Bihar’s Barun
Activists of Hindu organisations and local people came out in large numbers and rallied in support of Citizenship Amendment Act
India17, Dec 2019, 6:55 PM IST
Nitish Kumar missing? Posters surface in Patna over his 'silence' on CAA
Multiple posters have cropped up in Patna satirically asking people of Bihar to find the chief minister. Nitish Kumar is being questioned for his silence over the new Citizenship Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC).
India16, Dec 2019, 2:47 PM IST
CAA protest: Several trains cancelled in West Bengal's Katihar following public agitation
Days after Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was passed in the Parliament, which later became an Act, several protests have erupted following the Centre's decision. In West Bengal, several trains have been cancelled following the protest.
India16, Dec 2019, 8:49 AM IST
West Bengal Governor lashes out at CM Mamata Banerjee, terms rally against CAA unconstitutional
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was passed from Parliament last week and became an Act with President Ram Nath Kovind giving his assent on November 12
India12, Dec 2019, 8:26 PM IST
Kerala will not accept Citizenship Amendment Bill: CM Pinarayi Vijayan
A day after CAB Bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha, Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan has said that the Bill is an "attack on the secular and democratic character of India". Lok Sabha passed the Bill on December 9 and Rajya Sabha passed it on December 11.
India12, Dec 2019, 6:19 PM IST
Mosque in Bengaluru hands out NRC forms to Muslims
In the midst of confusion over Citizenship Bill and NRC, a mosque in Bengaluru issued self-assessment forms to help Muslims fill NRC details without any hassle
India12, Dec 2019, 3:59 PM IST
IUML moves Supreme Court against Citizenship Amendment Bill
Indian Union Muslim League national secretary P K Kunhalikutty said that since the Citizenship Amendment Bill discriminates on the grounds of religion, it will not stand any ground in the Supreme Court
India11, Dec 2019, 9:36 PM IST
Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill 125 – 105
The Rajya Sabha passed the controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill today (December 11) 125-105. The debate on the bill went on for 8 hours with Union home minister Amit Shah tearing apart the allegations of the opposition into shreds.
India11, Dec 2019, 8:46 PM IST
Citizenship Bill faceoff in Rajya Sabha: Mixed reactions from netas pour in
Congress leader and Muslim community leaders criticised the Bill, BJP leader justified the Citizenship Bill.
India11, Dec 2019, 12:58 PM IST
Kamal Haasan seeks inclusion of Sri Lankan Tamils, Muslims in Citizenship (Amendment) Bill
Lok Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill on December 9. Earlier, spiritual guru Ravi Shankar and lyricist Vairamuthu had batted for providing citizenship to Lankan refugees
India11, Dec 2019, 10:09 AM IST
All eyes on Amit Shah as Citizenship (Amendment) Bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha today
Union Home minister Amit Shah will table the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the 245-member Rajya Sabha, where the halfway mark is currently 121 as five seats are vacant.
India10, Dec 2019, 8:02 PM IST
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Sikh refugees in India celebrate passing of the Bill in Lok Sabha
Citizenship Amendment Bill offers amnesty to non-Muslim illegal immigrants to India from three neighbouring countries - Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan. Sikh refugees in India celebrate.
India10, Dec 2019, 4:54 PM IST
While Shiv Sena supports Citizenship Bill, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray unsure
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray said his government won’t support the Citizenship Amendment Bill until they get clarity. Thackeray's statement came hours after Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant said that the support for the Bill will continue in the Rajya Sabha as well because of 'national interest'.
India10, Dec 2019, 4:11 PM IST
Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant extends support to Centre on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019
Lok Sabha passed the Citizenship Bill with a majority of 311 votes against 80 votes in the Lower House where 391 members present had voted
India10, Dec 2019, 4:05 PM IST
Former Lokayukta Justice Santhosh Hegde terms Citizenship Bill unreasonable
Santhosh Hegde said Union home minister Amit Shah may be right with the Citizenship Amendment Bill, but he questioned on what basis the discrimination was being done. He also said that ultimately all are human beings.