Theatre artists march through Kolkata streets against CAA

Kolkata |Saturday, 2020 6:15:05 AM IST

Holding aloft the tri-colour, hundreds of theatre personalities took out a protest march through the city streets on Friday against the new citizenship law CAA, calling it a conspiracy to divide peopl

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PC joins CAA protesters at Kolkata's Park Circus

Kolkata |Saturday, 2020 5:45:05 PM IST

Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P. Chidambaram joined the ongoing anti-CAA stir in Kolkata's Park Circus and assured the gathering that his party was with them.

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Ex-Mizoram Guv moves SC, says majority in Kerala back CAA (Lead)

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

Former Mizoram Governor and Kerala BJP leader Kummanam Rajasekharan, on Friday moved the Supreme Court against the Pinarayi Vijayan government which challenged the constitutional validity of the Citiz

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CAA: Changes in criteria since 1955 to date

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 5:15:05 PM IST

Changes in criteria qualifying a person as citizenship of India has been on Centres priority on various occasions that began 64 years ago when Citizenship Act, 1955 was passed, and it went through six

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Goa student's anti-CAA speech triggers political tussle

Panaji |Saturday, 2020 7:15:05 PM IST

A speech by a schoolgirl denouncing the Citizenship Amendment Act at a function organised by the Goa government's Education Department on Thursday has raised the political temperature in the coastal s

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CAA provokes fears among non-Muslim minorities too

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 4:45:05 PM IST

Even as the Citizenship Amendment Act has become a reality and opposition to the controversial law continues to simmer, some BJP-ruled states have begun to set the wheels in motion.

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Anti-CAA stir hotspots reflect varying ground realities

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 4:45:05 PM IST

The plethora of protests that greeted the introduction of the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019 (CAA) continue to keep India on its toes even as the world watches from the sidelines.

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Centre enacted CAA to harass minorities: Digvijaya

Bhubaneswar |Saturday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Friday alleged that the Central government has enacted the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) to harass the minorities in the country.

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Congress to remember Netaji on January 23 to combat CAA

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

The Congress in an effort to fight the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) has decided to celebrate the birthday of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on January 23 by launching protests against the amended ac

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Congress-ruled Punjab govt moves resolution against CAA

Chandigarh |Friday, 2020 7:45:08 PM IST

The Congress-ruled government in Punjab on Friday moved a resolution against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in the Punjab Assembly that got the support of the main opposition AAP.

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How CAA is different from Citizenship Act 1955

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST

The controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) contains amendments to five major grounds mentioned in the Citizenship Act, 1955.

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Shah to meet NE parties on CAA on Friday

Agartala/New Delhi |Friday, 2020 3:50:53 PM IST

Home Minister Amit Shah will meet in New Delhi on Friday leaders of tribal-based parties of north-eastern states, including the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) ally the Indigenous Peoples Front of Trip

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