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Home Ministry seeks 3 more months to frame CAA rules

Home Ministry seeks 3 more months to frame CAA rules

🕔07:09, 3.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 3  The Union Home Ministry has informed a department related Standing Committee of Parliament that it needs three more months to frame the rules of the newly passed Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). A senior official told IANS

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We are firm on Art 370, CAA decisions, says PM

We are firm on Art 370, CAA decisions, says PM

🕔16:59, 16.Feb 2020

Varanasi (UP), Feb 16  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said his government had taken decisions on Article 370 abrogating special status for J&K and the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in national interest. “These decisions had been pending for decades

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PM Modi fulfilled Mahatma’s dream with CAA: Rajnath

PM Modi fulfilled Mahatma’s dream with CAA: Rajnath

🕔07:24, 28.Jan 2020

Mangaluru, Jan 28  Defending the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday held that the amendment of the Act by Parliament in December fulfilled dreams of Mahatma Gandhi. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi has fulfilled Gandhiji’s dream by

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SC declines to stay CAA-NPR

SC declines to stay CAA-NPR

🕔13:24, 22.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 22  The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to pass any order to restrain the operation of Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) or National Population Register (NPR). The top court gave four weeks time to the Centre to file

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No going back on CAA: Shah tells opposition

No going back on CAA: Shah tells opposition

🕔15:55, 21.Jan 2020

Lucknow, Jan 21  Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday launched a blistering attack on the opposition and dared it to protest as much as they can for the Modi government will not take back the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

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Amended Citizenship Act comes into effect from Friday

Amended Citizenship Act comes into effect from Friday

🕔12:03, 11.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) The contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act which grants citizenship to six non-Muslim communities — Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian — who have come to India from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan till December 31, 2014 after

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Amended Citizenship Act comes into effect from Friday

Amended Citizenship Act comes into effect from Friday

🕔06:49, 11.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 11  The contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act which grants citizenship to six non-Muslim communities — Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian — who have come to India from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan till December 31, 2014 after

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Modi launches Twitter campaign on CAA; BJP tweets support

Modi launches Twitter campaign on CAA; BJP tweets support

🕔14:36, 30.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 30  In order to garner people’s support on the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched a Twitter campaign. He wrote on @narendramodi_in: “#IndiaSupportsCAA because CAA is about giving citizenship to persecuted refugees &

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BJP to launch nationwide pro-CAA campaign from January 5

BJP to launch nationwide pro-CAA campaign from January 5

🕔06:59, 28.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 28  Amid the nationwide protests against the amended citizenship law, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to run a nationwide pro-CAA (Citizenship Amendment Act) campaign under the leadership of Union Home Minister Amit Shah. It was

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CAA a legacy issue, we’ll challenge the challengers: PM

CAA a legacy issue, we’ll challenge the challengers: PM

🕔06:30, 26.Dec 2019

Lucknow, Dec 26  Condemning violence over the new citizenship law, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the problem over the Citizenship Amendment Act was one of “legacy issues”, asserting that “we will challenge the challengers”. More than a dozen

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Ten takeaways from Narendra Modi’s speech

Ten takeaways from Narendra Modi’s speech

🕔21:37, 22.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 22  Amid the countrywide protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed a huge gathering at the Ramlila Maidan here, flaying the opposition parties for their alleged hypocrisy in opposing the

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Centre releases five clauses to acquire Indian citizenship

Centre releases five clauses to acquire Indian citizenship

🕔06:42, 21.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 21 Amid the raging protests across the country, including scores of violent incidents, against the Citizenship Amendment Act, the Union Home Ministry on Friday released the five clauses under the Citizenship Act to acquire Indian citizenship. According to

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Delhi Metro operations resume, 3 stations closed

Delhi Metro operations resume, 3 stations closed

🕔13:03, 20.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 20  The Delhi Metro opened all stations on Friday, but in a latest update has said that three stations, including Jamia Milia Islamia will continue to stay closed. The DMRC tweeted: “Entry & exit gates of Jamia

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12 districts report protests on CAA, NRC in Madhya Pradesh

12 districts report protests on CAA, NRC in Madhya Pradesh

🕔06:58, 20.Dec 2019

Bhopal, Dec 20 What seemed to be a case of public indifference till late afternoon turned out to be large-scale rejection of the Centre’s new citizenship law and the proposed NRC by late Thursday evening with at least twelve districts reporting

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Metro shuts several stations ahead of CAA protest in Delhi

Metro shuts several stations ahead of CAA protest in Delhi

🕔11:55, 19.Dec 2019

New Delhi, 19 Dec  With the imposition of section 144 in the Red Fort area here ahead of the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protest, the Delhi Metro has shut down several Metro stations in the vicinity. Delhi Metro tweeted: “Entry

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