Citizenship Amendment Bill: Protests erupt in northeast
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Protests over Citizenship Amendment Bill in Delhi, elsewhere in country
Protests are being held by Indian Union Muslim League MPs and All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) outside Parliament premises and Jantar Mantar respectively. All are carrying placards saying that the bill was against the idea of India.
Govt to table Citizenship Amendment bill in LS amid protests
Union Home Minister Amit Shah is likely to table the Citizenship Amendment Bill in the Lok Sabha today amid vehement opposition from Northea...
Protests erupt in northeast as region braces for bandh after Shah tables CAB in Parliament
The 48-hour Assam bandh called by the All Moran Students' Union (AMSU) to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and seek Scheduled Tribe status for six communities affected normal life in several parts of the state on Monday.
Govt to roll back fee hike if JNU students talk, stop laying siege
The students plan to march to Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday and also boycott exams. The issue has been taken up in Parliament and has also been discussed in detail by the Human Resource Development ministry with both Home Minister Amit Shah and the Prime Minister’s Office.
Anti-Pak protest held outside Pakistan Embassy in US against Pak-sponsored terror
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AAP to hold protest against NRC at Jantar Mantar on Sunday
If the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is implemented across India, where will people from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar residing in different parts of the country for decades go as they would not be able to prove their residentship before 1971, Singh, who is a Rajya Sabha member, said.
Leaked email shows Professor investigating IIT-Guwahati colleague resigned due to ‘undue pressure’
The committee was formed to investigate Brijesh Rai, who has spoken up against alleged corruption at the institute. IIT-G students had protested in Rai's support.
We expected some protests while tabling citizenship amendment bill: Himanta Biswa Sarma
Assam government has asked the headmasters in school to ensure that students do not participate in protest programme during the school hours and school uniform. The present protest against CAB is led by student organisations.
Employee association of CIL, SCCL to go on day-long protest over lack of pension reforms
The association says that pension of Coal India Ltd (CIL) and Singareni Collieries Company Ltd (SCCL) employees has not been reviewed since 1998 despite a provision requiring a review of the Coal Mines Pension Scheme (CMPS) every three years.
CAB fallout: Aasu, others to intensify protest
Assam FM Himanta Biswa Sarma said CAB was likely to be introduced in the Lok Sabha next Monday and in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. Sarma’s remark indicates the government does not expect the bill to be passed in a day in the Lok Sabha, where BJP has a majority.
Congress protests at Parliament premises over rising onion prices
Holding banners and shouting slogans demanding that the government reduce the prices and "stop harassing" the poor, the Congress MPs protested with a basket full of onions.
Tehseen Poonawalla stages solo protest outside Parliament Complex over soaring onion price, whisked away by cops
As he was protesting in the media parking at Vijay Chowk, policemen surrounded him and took him to Jantar Mantar as mediapersons jostled to capture the development.
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