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Assam turns into war zone, 2 killed as police opens fire

Anti-CAB protesters defy curfew, senior cops replaced.

13 Dec 2019 1:25 AM

Sena stages walkout as CAB is passed in Upper House

Two days ago, the Sena had extended its support to the CAB in Lok Sabha, claiming they did it in ‘national interest’.

12 Dec 2019 2:17 AM

Curfew imposed, Army called in as Assam, Tripura erupt in rage

Tyres were burnt and logs placed on roads and rail tracks to stop movement of vehicles and trains across the state.

12 Dec 2019 1:29 AM

On CAB, govt out of sync with mood of the nation

This part of the country has not seen such comprehensive people’s protests since the Assam agitation of the early eighties.

12 Dec 2019 1:23 AM

The ‘scientific’ view? Islamophobia birthed CAB

The CAB and NRC both deal with citizenship and are driven by Islamophobia.

12 Dec 2019 1:18 AM


'Don't need to prove how staunch Hindu we are': Shiv Sena opposes CAB in RS

The Sena does not need to prove how 'staunch Hindu' and 'patriotic' the party is, Sanjay Raut said.

11 Dec 2019 7:16 PM

5,000 paramilitary personnel being sent to NE in wake of protests over CAB

The troops are from the CRPF, BSF and the SSB.

11 Dec 2019 4:16 PM

Shiv Sena takes U-turn, says it won’t support CAB

BJP’s former ally seeks clarity before backing proposed law; Fadnavis says it’s under pressure from Cong.

11 Dec 2019 2:59 AM

It’s India’s tryst with bigotry, attack on Constitution: Opposition

The bill was passed by the Lok Sabha on Monday and the Rajya Sabha is likely to take it up on Wednesday.

11 Dec 2019 1:43 AM

Anti-CAB storm grows, 11-hour bandh hits Assam

In the city’s Maligaon area, a government-run bus was pelted with stones and a scooter set on fire.

11 Dec 2019 1:40 AM


Govt confident of numbers as RS takes up CAB today

While the full strength of the Rajya Sabha is 245, its current strength is 240. This makes 121 the majority mark.

11 Dec 2019 1:37 AM

Prashant Kishor slams his own party over issue

His statement was earlier taken as the JD(U)’s official line.

11 Dec 2019 1:24 AM

Govt misleading nation on Cong and Partition

This is a terrible argument and unbecoming of any Indian of any worth, for it plays into the hands of colonial historiography.

11 Dec 2019 12:55 AM

Assam braces for mega bandh today

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) and its sister organisations have also extended their support to the bandh called by these organisations.

10 Dec 2019 5:30 AM

Amid protests, Lok Sabha clears Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

311 MPs vote in favour while 80 vote against it; Rajya Sabha likely to take up CAB today.

10 Dec 2019 4:48 AM


CAB ‘invisible partition’ of Hindus, Muslims: Sena

The party questioned, “The exact number of such illegal immigrants should be known. If it is in lakhs, where are they going to be settled in India?”

10 Dec 2019 2:01 AM

Sena, Cong’s Hindutva divide pops up

Thackeray-led party backs Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in LS.

10 Dec 2019 1:59 AM

Mass resignation of workers rocks AGP

Angry AGP workers vandalised the party office in Upper Assam’s Sadia.

09 Dec 2019 1:33 AM

CAB set to be moved in Lok Sabha today by Amit Shah

The CAB is being viewed as a political move by the ruling BJP and apparently has the strong backing of its core voters.

09 Dec 2019 1:30 AM

Citizenship Amendment bill: TMC issues whip to MPs for four days

O'Brien said that the bill hurt the heart and soul of the idea of India.

06 Dec 2019 7:38 PM