Tuesday, February 7, 2023

CAA

Tipra manifesto: to adopt resolution against CAA

Tipra Motha Party (TMP), which has been demanding to upgrade the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) as a full-fledged state, would pass a resolution against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) within 150 days if the party comes...

Centre confusing people in name of CAA: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday alleged that the BJP-led central government is “confusing people” in the name of implementing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act. Banerjee also claimed that she and her party Trinamool Congress have been taking...

Don’t believe in unnecessarily keeping people behind bars: SC

“We don’t believe in unnecessarily keeping people behind the bars,” the Supreme Court observed on Tuesday while hearing the pleas filed by the Delhi Police against the bail granted to three student activists in a case of the 2020...

Centre gets extension to frame CAA rules for 7th time

The Rajya Sabha committee has accepted the Centre’s request for six more months to frame rules under the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) for the seventh time in a row.The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said that more time was...

Wounds of protests keep CAA alive in Assam

Widespread protests in Assam after the enactment of CAA on this day three years ago have left behind a festering wound that has kept the citizenship issue alive in the northeastern state sharing a long border with Bangladesh.The BJP...

NSF observes ‘Black Day’ to mark 3rd anniversary of CAA

Naga Students’ Federation (NSF) observed ‘Black Day’ against the forceful imposition of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) following the directive of North East Students’ Organisation (NESO).NSF said it held a symbolic protest at Oking by hoisting black flag and also...

CAA will be implemented in West Bengal: BJP’s Suvendu

Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari has asserted that the Citizenship Amendment Act will be implemented in the state, and dared Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to stop its roll-out.During a meeting in North 24 Parganas District’s...

NPP to contest maximum assembly seats

The National People’s Party, NPP, which leads the ruling Meghalaya Democratic Alliance, MDA, will be contesting in not less than 54 seats in the 2023 assembly elections and is confident of securing a majority even as its first list...

Government committed to implementing CAA: Sarma

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday said the BJP is committed to implementing the Citizenship Amendment Act and it is a matter of time that its rules are framed.It is a Hindu’s legitimate right to become a...

CAA in NE should not be a problem: MoS Ranjan

Minister of State for External Affairs Rajkumar Ranjan Singh while lauding India’s Atmanirbhar Bharat approach, said that the implementation of the Citizen Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 in the nation especially North East should not be a problem for the...