AIMIM denied permission for anti-CAA protest at Charminar(21:46) Hyderabad, Jan 23 (IANS) The Hyderabad police on Thursday rejected permission for a poetry and protest meeting against the CAA, NPR and NRC at the historic Charminar on the night of January 25 after BJP lodged its protest with the Police Commissioner.
JCC to visit CAA protest sites to drum up support for march(17:30) By Rohan Agarwal New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) With the Jamia Coordination Committee (JCC) announcing a Jamia-to-Rajghat march on January 30, the protest against the amended Citizenship Act is set to spill over the roads again, almost after a month and half.
Common man suffered most in Mangaluru stir: Panel(15:39) Bengaluru, Jan 23 (IANS) A fact-finding commission investigating police firings in Mangaluru in the recent anti-CAA unrest found that greater harm was caused to civilians and innocent people not connected to the protests.
Cocktail of suspicion and distrust against govt: Congress(14:33) New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) The Congress on Thursday launched a fresh attack on the Modi government on the issue of the National Population Register (NPR), Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC). The party alleged that in the present context, the NPR, CAA and the NRC are the same or a mixture of the three as they come in a package and the government has created an atmosphere of fear and trust deficit in the minds of the people.
Cong leader asks ancestors to provide CAA papers(14:26) Prayagraj, Jan 23 (IANS) The man from Prayagraj, who projected Rahul Gandhi as Lord Shiva once, has now made the strangest of appeals to the dead. Protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), Congress leader Haseeb Ahmad went to a graveyard here and prayed to his ancestors buried there to provide proof of his citizenship.
Muslim clerics to spread awareness against CAA, NRC(10:32) Bareilly, Jan 23 (IANS) A group of Sunni Barelvi Muslim clerics have decided to spread awareness among people in their area regarding the drawbacks of Citizenship Amendment Act and National Register of Citizens.
Anti-CAA stir: All faith human chain in Kolkata on R-Day(23:08) Kolkata, Jan 22 (IANS) Kolkata will witness to an all faith human chain stretching from the north to the south of the city on January 26 - the nation's Republic Day - as a means to consolidate the protests against the new citizenship law CAA and proposed countrywide NRC.
Students protest outside lit meet as Swapan Dasgupta speaks(22:42) Kolkata, Jan 22 (IANS) Displaying placards and posters opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act and the proposed nationwide National Register of Citizens, hundreds of Left students staged a protest demonstration outside the Victoria Memorial Hall here on Wednesday, where BJP MP Swapan Dasgupta was speaking at a session of the Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet.
Rahul to lead anti-CAA rally at Wayanad on Jan 30(19:05) New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) After the Jaipur meeting on January 28, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to visit Wayanad on January 30 to lead an anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) rally.
Read 'Mein Kampf' on CAA implications: Amarinder to Sukhbir(17:44) Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) Even as he questioned Shriomani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Badal's logic in interpreting his criticism of CAA as being "anti-Sikh", Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday sent him a copy of 'Mein Kampf', advising him to read Adolf Hitler's autobiography to understand dangerous implications of the unconstitutional legislation.
Cracks appear among Delhi's Shaheen Bagh protesters(16:56) New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) The rift between the volunteers and organisers at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh, the venue of an ongoing protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act, came into the open when one faction alleged that the other was playing into the hands of the BJP.
File report on Jamia plea: Court directs Delhi police(15:43) New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Hearing a plea filed by the Jamia Millia Islamia University, a Delhi Court has asked the Delhi Police to file an action taken report on the FIR registered over the December 15, 2019, incident in the varsity campus.
UP Police fails to give evidence, PFI members get bail (Lead)(14:50) Lucknow, Jan 22 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government's proposal to ban the popular Front of India (PFI), following its alleged involvement in recent violence during the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests, is likely to face trouble since the Uttar Pradesh Police has failed to produce 'substantial evidence' against its activists.
Another anti-CAA stir in Lucknow village now(14:44) Lucknow, Jan 22 (IANS) As the focus remains firmly fixed on Clock Tower in old city area where women are protesting against citizenship laws, another protest site has emerged in Ujariyagaon, on the outskirts of Lucknow.
Mamata leads anti-CAA march through Darjeeling(14:29) Darjeeling, Jan 22 (IANS) With hundreds matching her steps, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday led a colourful rally through the heart of the north Bengal hill town here railing against the new citizenship law CAA and a proposed nationwide NRC.
Anti-CAA protesters chased and caned by cops in UP(13:48) Etawah (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 22 (IANS) The police in Etawah district chased and caned women protesters who had started a dharna against the citizenship law. A video clip that has gone viral on the social media on Wednesday, shows policemen chasing women, caning them and also barging into shops to force their closure.
Kerala CAA face-off to intensify between Gov, CM(13:06) Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 22 (IANS) After the disapproval shown by the Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan over the state government's move to approach the Supreme Court on the Citizenship Amendment Act, another round of confrontation is expected soon with regards to the Governor's address during the forthcoming Assembly session.
No stay on CAA, NPR: SC(12:14) New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to pass any order to restrain the operation of Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) or National Population Register (NPR).
Lucknow poet says Shah violated section 144 in rally(09:04) Lucknow, Jan 22 (IANS) Well known Urdu poet Munawwar Rana, whose two daughters have been booked for participating in the on-going protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Lucknow, has now accused Union Home Minister, Amit Shah, of violating prohibitory orders.