January 17, 2021 04:54 (IST)
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Meghalaya: Two killed in clashes over CAA, eight arrested

Guwahati/IBNS: At least two people have been killed and several others injured in clashes between the Khasi Students’ Union (KSA) members and non-tribal people in Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills district since Friday evening.

Muslims are as much part of India as any other citizen: MJ Akbar speaks in favour of CAA at UN meet

Geneva/IBNS: Parliamentarian (Rajya Sabha member) and BJP leader MJ Akbar has strongly defended the amended Citizenship Act in a discussion between Indian and European Parliamentarians on the sidelines of the United Nations Human Rights Council(UNHCR) here.

'Goli Maaro' slogan at Rajiv Chowk Metro, six detained

New Delhi/UNI: Six people have been detained for sloganeering inside the Delhi Metro station after a group on Saturday morning gathered at Rajiv Chowk station, one of the busiest and important metro train station in Delhi and were seen raising pro CAA slogan calling to gun down traitors.

Six detained for raising 'goli maaro' slogan inside Rajiv Chowk metro station

New Delhi/IBNS: At least six persons have been detained for raising 'goli maron' (shoot down) slogan at a busy metro station in New Delhi, media reports said.

CAA will not snatch anyones's citizenship: Amit Shah

New Delhi/IBNS: Amid violent protests in Delhi, Union Home Minster Amit Shah on Friday once again reassured the nation that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA)  does not intend to scrap the citizenship of any person.

Don't preach us rajdharma: Ravi Shankar Prasad hits back at Sonia Gandhi

New Delhi/IBNS: At a time when Delhi is on edge after witnessing the deadly violence over the new citizenship law, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asked Congress chief Sonia Gandhi not to teach his party the 'rajdharma'.

Opposition's provocation over the last two months built the ground for North East Delhi violence: BJP

New Delhi/IBNS:The BJP today lashed out at the Congress and the Aam Admi Party(AAP) for blaming it for the riots in northeast Delhi and alleged that the opposition had been creating the background for the violence since the last two months by instigating people and pushing the masses to take law in hands to protest against the Citizenship(Amendment) Act and National Register of Citizens(NRC).  

Delhi High Court gives a month to Centre to update on action taken against hate speeches

New Delhi/IBNS: The Delhi High Court on Thursday gave one month to the Centre to give an update on the action taken against the hate speeches given by several Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) allegedly inciting violence in the national capital that has claimed 35 lives leaving more than 200 others injured, media reports said.

Delhi violence: Intelligence Bureau officer's body found from Chand Bagh drain

New Delhi/IBNS: The body of a 26-year-old Security Assistant with the Intelligence Bureau (IB) was recovered on Wednesday morning from a drain in violence hit North East Delhi's Chand Bagh area, Delhi Police sources said.

Delhi violence: Death toll rises to 18

New Delhi/UNI/IBNS: The number of deaths in violent clashes in northeast Delhi since Sunday over the new Citizenship law rose to 18 on Wednesday, according to sources.

Delhi violence: Arvind Kejriwal writes to Amit Shah to call in Army to control situation

New Delhi/IBNS: After receiving criticisms for not taking any step, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday wrote to Union Home Minister Amit Shah urging him to call in the Army to control the volatile situation in Delhi where at least 17 people have died due to violence over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) protests in last two days.

Shoot-at-sight orders issued as Delhi violence claims 13 lives so far

New Delhi/IBNS: At a time when US President Donald Trump and his family are touring India, the national capital has been marked by violence over the new citizenship law which has claimed 13 lives so far and resulted in immense vandalism of properties. A shoot-at-sight order has been issued on Tuesday evening.

Trump discusses issue of 'religious freedom' with PM Modi, offers to mediate on Kashmir again

New Delhi/IBNS: At a time when New Delhi is witnessing violent clashes over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, visiting US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he discussed the issue of religious freedom with Indian PM Narendra Modi during their meeting.

Delhi violence: Death toll touches 9

New Delhi/IBNS: The death toll due to the ongoing violence in parts of Delhi over the new citizenship law touched nine on Tuesday.

Delhi violence: Amit Shah holds meeting with Delhi CM Kejiwal, LG Baijal, political leaders

New Delhi/IBNS: Union Home Minister Amit Shah is presently holding a meeting with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and several political leaders over the Delhi violence which has already claimed seven lives.