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Citizenship Act protests

BJP misread mood on Citizenship law, a minister admits: report

The ruling BJP leaders were taken aback by the backlash over the new citizenship law, some party members said.

26 Dec 2019 1:32 PM

Leading crowds to arson, violence is not leadership: Army Chief

Several parts of the country have witnessed a spate of protests over CAA, many of which have turned violent.

26 Dec 2019 1:04 PM

'Merry Christmas everyone apart from Delhi Police': Jamia students' protest continues

Students decorated the road outside the university with Christmas finery and carried on their protest, voicing dissent against the new law.

26 Dec 2019 9:38 AM

Watch: Jadavpur University student shreds copy of CAA at convocation ceremony

Arkoprobho Das, another student of the department, said around 25 of his batchmates did not go to the podium to collect their degrees.

25 Dec 2019 4:14 PM


Days after UP CM's 'warning', 28 people asked to pay Rs 14 lakh for clash damage

The administration has also asked the people to pay for the police helmets, batons and pellets that were damaged during the violence.

25 Dec 2019 3:16 PM

Compensation for CAA protest victims' kin to be decided after inquiry: Yeddy

'If two killed in police firing are proved guilty then govt will not provide any compensation to their families,' Yeddy said.

25 Dec 2019 2:59 PM

Rahul, Priyanka barred from entering Meerut to meet kin of killed protesters

Due to Section 144, the police reportedly told the leaders that they cannot visit Meerut and were told to postpone their visit.

24 Dec 2019 2:06 PM

Section 144 imposed as protest begins at Delhi's Mandi House amid tight security

This protest comes after more than a week after a crackdown between the Jamia students and the Delhi Police.

24 Dec 2019 1:05 PM

WB Governor's convoy blocked by protesting students in Kolkata

Taking to Twitter, Dhankar called the confrontation a worrisome and 'unwholesome' situation.

24 Dec 2019 10:56 AM


Why not include Muslims: BJP's CK Bose raises questions on CAA

'Don't equate India or compare it with any other nation - as it's a nation Open to all religions and communities,' Bose said in tweet.

24 Dec 2019 10:00 AM

'Show that you're Indian...': Rahul calls youth to join 'dharna' against CAA, NRC

Senior Congress leaders will stage a sit-in under the aegis of party chief Sonia Gandhi from 3 pm.

23 Dec 2019 10:03 AM

Madras HC directs police to videograph DMK anti-CAA rally

The DMK and its alliance parties had last week announced that they would take out a mega rally here on December 23 against CAA.

23 Dec 2019 9:57 AM

'Don't feel safe here anymore': Jamia student who lost partial vision in clash

Minhajuddin, an LLM student, said his faith in law and order has been shaken.

23 Dec 2019 8:31 AM

CAA protests: 15 arrested in connection with Delhi's Daryaganj violence

While protesters torched a vehicle outside the DCP office and several other vehicles were also vandalised.

21 Dec 2019 12:33 PM


'My name is Azad, police can't hold me captive': Bhim Army chief

Chandrashekhar Azad, whose name means free or independent, said his group was not involved in the violence near Delhi Gate on Friday.

21 Dec 2019 11:21 AM

Amid CAA protest, journalist detained, ‘abused’ by UP cops; released

He was finally released after he was accused of conspiracy in the Lucknow violence against the Citizenship Act.

21 Dec 2019 10:59 AM

Tejashwi says IDs are lost in floods each year, calls for Bihar bandh over CAA

At Darbhanga, RJD workers and supporters protested bare chest, sloganeering against Bihar CM Nitish Kumar and central government.

21 Dec 2019 10:28 AM

Shashi Tharoor posts distorted map of India, gets trolled; deletes tweet

Tharoor, on Friday, had tweeted about his participation in a rally at Kozhikode on Saturday against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and NRC.

21 Dec 2019 10:11 AM

Karnataka minister warns 'Godhra' like situation amid CAA protests

The Congress wanted police to register a case against Karnataka minister C T Ravi and take him into custody.

21 Dec 2019 9:31 AM