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CAB gets President’s nod, becomes law

CAB gets President’s nod, becomes law

🕔12:12, 13.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 13 In a late Thursday night order, President Ram Nath Kovind gave his assent to the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, letting it become an Act allowing Indian citizenship to six non-Muslim minority migrants facing religious persecution in Pakistan,

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CAB has no connection to minorities in Assam: Home Ministry

CAB has no connection to minorities in Assam: Home Ministry

🕔12:09, 13.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 13  The Centre on Thursday issued a statement in a bid to make the provisions of Citizenship Amendment Bill clearer for the people of North-East. The Bill has passed the legislative test in Parliament. The Home Minister

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PM Modi lauds Shah after LS passes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

PM Modi lauds Shah after LS passes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

🕔06:22, 10.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 10  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed delight over the passage of the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 in the Lok Sabha and lauded Home Minister Amit Shah’s efforts in the same. Taking to Twitter, PM

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Citizenship Bill tabled in LS amid Opposition flak

Citizenship Bill tabled in LS amid Opposition flak

🕔16:44, 9.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 9  The government on Monday introduced the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha despite objections raised by the Opposition, calling it “fundamentally unconstitutional” and in “violation” of Article 14 of the Constitution. Following over

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Cabinet clears Citizenship Amendment Bill

Cabinet clears Citizenship Amendment Bill

🕔12:54, 4.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 4  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 that seeks to provide Indian nationality to Hindus, Christians, Sikhs, Parsis, Jains and Buddhists fleeing persecution from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, said

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Modi urges Trinamool to support Citizenship Bill

Modi urges Trinamool to support Citizenship Bill

🕔14:51, 2.Feb 2019

Thakurnagar (West Bengal), Feb 2  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress to support the Citizenship Amendment Bill in Parliament to give the refugees living in India the right to citizenship. Addressing a rally in

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No citizenship without state’s consent under new bill: MHA

No citizenship without state’s consent under new bill: MHA

🕔18:10, 22.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 22  The Union Home Ministry (MHA) on Tuesday said that under the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, nobody would be granted Indian citizenship without the consent of the respective state government. “Without the state government’s recommendations, no one will

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Meghalaya CM to meet Modi on Saturday

Meghalaya CM to meet Modi on Saturday

🕔12:08, 16.Jan 2019

Shillong, Jan 16  Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma will be meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday to discuss the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, and the coal issue. Sangma would leave for Delhi on Thursday and his first interaction is

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Lok Sabha  creates history by passing the citizenship amendment bill

Lok Sabha creates history by passing the citizenship amendment bill

🕔17:34, 8.Jan 2019

By TN Ashok New Delhi, Jan 08 : The Lok Sabha, the lower house in Indian Parliament, today created history by adopting a controversial and yet contentious law to give citizenship to non-Muslims from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan amid  severe

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