Citizenship Bill(Search results - 11)
India27, Jan 2020, 9:12 AM IST
Mumbai witnesses Shaheen Bagh-like protest by women against CAA
As protests over Citizenship Bill simmered across the nation, Mumbai women continued their Shaheen Bagh-like protests in the wee hours for not taking back the Citizenship Bill
India9, Jan 2020, 7:17 PM IST
Bengaluru Archbishop submits memorandum to Centre over Citizenship Bill
Archbishop Peter Machado submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister, President and Governor of Karnataka and appealed to them to grant citizenship to illegal migrants based on each individual’s merit and not based on religion.
India24, Dec 2019, 3:27 PM IST
Pregnant women refugees from Pakistan welcome citizenship law
Hindu refugees, who fled from Pakistan, thanked the Indian government for passing the Citizenship Bill and said they can now have the right to access many things including treatment in the country
India19, Dec 2019, 7:10 PM IST
Punjab: Hindu refugees submit memorandum to collector to implement Citizenship Act
Hindu refugees celebrated and welcomed the Citizenship Act and submitted a memorandum to the Jalandhar collector and requested the government to implement the Bill.
India15, Dec 2019, 3:36 PM IST
Citizenship Bill protest: Death toll rises to six in Assam
Death toll rose to six in Assam as driver of tanker was set ablaze and a protester injured in police firing succumbed to injuries.
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, 1:43 PM IST
Maharashtra IG-rank officer Abdur Rahman resigns in protest against ‘divisive’ Citizenship Bill
Abdur Rahman, who is currently posted in Mumbai, announced his resignation on Twitter and condemned the bill minutes before it was cleared by the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
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.
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.