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London may witness anti-CAB protests tomorrow

Guwahati/UNI: The anti-CAB protests in Assam and North Eastern region of India will resound in London on Saturday when people from the region will stage a demonstration in front of the Indian High Commission on British soil.

Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

New Delhi/IBNS: The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which will grant citizenship to all non-Muslim refugees who came to India from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan on or before Dec 31, 2014.

Congress workers protest against CAB in Uttar Pradesh

Prayagraj/UNI: Opposing the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), the Congress workers on Wednesday staged a protest and burnt copies of the Bill in this district of Uttar Pradesh.

GJM (Binay Tamang) and TMC protest CAB Bill 

Darjeeling/UNI: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (Binay faction) today jointly with the TMC (Hills) staged a dharna against the Citizen Amendment Bill (CAB) in front of the district magistrate premises here.

CAB aims to change the foundation of Indian Constitution: Kapil Sibal

New Delhi/IBNS: Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday attacked Home Minister Amit Shah on the  Citizenship Amendment Bill and said it aimed to change the foundation of the Indian Constitution.

New Citizenship law will be written in 'golden letters', PM tells party MPs

New Delhi/UNI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday termed the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 as a historic bill and said that the new law will be written in 'golden letters' for people who are persecuted in neighbouring countries on the basis of religion.

Citizenship Amendment Bill to face Rajya Sabha Test today

New Delhi/IBNS: A day after its passage in the Lok Sabha, the  Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is all set to be presented in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.

Assam: Anti-CAB protests turn violent, vehicles, shops vandalized

Guwahati/IBNS: The anti-CAB (Citizenship (Amendment) Bill) protests in Assam turned violent on Tuesday with protesters damaging several vehicles and vandalizing shops, restaurants in different parts of the state.

USCIRF's comment on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is neither accurate nor warranted: MEA

New Delhi/IBNS: The Ministry of External Affairs strongly reacted against the US Commission for International Religious Freedom's observation against Indian government's move of passing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Lok Sabha and said the remarks were neither 'accurate nor warranted'.

Citizenship Amendment Bill undermines basic tenet of democracy, says United States

Washington/IBNS: The United States House Foreign Affairs Committee expressed its apprehensions over the Indian government's Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) and said any religious test for citizenship 'undermines the most basic democratic tenet'.

Lok Sabha approves Citizenship Amendment Bill by thumping majority, NE parties back govt.

New Delhi/UNI: The Lok Sabha created history on Monday mid-night as it gave the crucial nod to the much talked about Citizenship Amendment Bill by an overwhelming majority.

Amid heated debate Asaduddin Owaisi tears Citizenship Amendment Bill in Lok Sabha

New Delhi/IBNS: Amid chaos over the Citizenship Amendment Bill in Parliament, Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday tore up a copy of the legislation and wrapped up the heated debate.

First give Roti- Kapra- Makan: Mamata Banerjee attacks Centre on CAB and NRC

Kharagpur/IBNS/UNI: West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee on Monday lashed out at the Centre’s decision to implement CAB in the country and said first give ‘Roti Kapra Makan’ (Bread,Clothes and House).

Passing CAB will be a 'big mistake': Congress

New Delhi/UNI/IBNS: In a heated debate in the Parliament, the Congress party on Monday strongly opposed the Citizenship Amendment Bill by saying that  it violates the basic features of the Constitution.

12-hour Assam bandh hits normal life, protesters burn tyres

Guwahati/IBNS: Normal life was hit in parts of Assam as 16 organizations and tribal students’ body called a 12-hour Assam bandh on Monday to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.