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Citizenship Amendment Act

Home Ministry seeks 3 more months to frame CAA rules

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) 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...

Over 25,000 who entered India in 2015-19 can avail citizenship

New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Over 25,782 foreigners from minority communities in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh entered India between 2015 and 2019, and they are authorised to get Indian citizenship as per the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019. The CAA...

No provision to mark Doubtful in NPR: Amit Shah

New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The National Population Register (NPR) will not have a Doubtful category, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday and asked the opposition leaders to come to him and discuss...

Opposition spreading falsehood, provoking people and fueling riots: Shah

Bhubaneswar, Feb 28 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday accused the opposition parties of spreading falsehood and fuelling riots in the name of Citizenship Amendmen Act (CAA). "Opposition is spreading falsehood, provoking the people and fueling riots in...

MHA is continually supporting us, We have adequate forces: Amulya Patnaik

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik on Tuesday denied that the Delhi Police haven't got adequate forces from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to control the riots that erupted in the north-east district of the...

Death toll rises to 10, more than 150 injured in Delhi Violence

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): The death toll in the incidents of violence that took place in various areas of the capital over the past two days has increased to ten. "There have been 10 deaths, and 150 injured people...

Jaffrabad violence claims 4 lives, over 50 injured

New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Out of the 54 persons who were injured in the Jaffrabad violence, which erupted after pro and anti-CAA groups clashed on Sunday, four persons, including a Delhi Police head constable, succumbed to their injuries...

Ground Zero: A dangerous mix of politics and police inaction?

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) After all, the sudden quiet at Shaheen Bagh, on the boil for over two months, was deeply deceptive, if you look at the way how the protest -- for and against the new citizenship...

CRPF deployed in violence hit northeast Delhi

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Eight companies of the CRPF have been deployed in violence-hit areas of northeast Delhi, including Maujpur and Jaffrabad, following violent anti-CAA protests. The move comes after a Delhi Police constable was killed in Maujpur and...

Anti-CAA protest continues at Delhi”s Jaffrabad

New Delhi, Feb 23 (PTI) An anti-CAA protest by around 500 people, mostly women, near the Jaffrabad metro station in northeast Delhi continued on Sunday, prompting the Delhi Metro authorities to close the entry and exit gates of the...

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Jaishankar says that Indian foreign policy is about a multi-polar world

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) The External Affairs Committee of Parliamentary Affairs met on Saturday to brief members of...