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India, All india, 21 Dec 2019

Bhim Army chief sent to 14-day judicial custody for Delhi violence

He was arrested hours after being detained outside the Jama Masjid for participating in the massive protest.

21 Dec 2019 8:42 PM

BJP to launch campaign on changes in citizenship law, to involve beneficiaries too

The decision was taken in a meeting chaired by BJP working president J P Nadda.

21 Dec 2019 6:58 PM

Over 1,000 academicians release statement in support of CAA

The statement comes in the midst of countrywide protests against the new citizenship law.

21 Dec 2019 6:26 PM

IAF will continue to play critical role in security domain: Air chief

Since inception, the IAF has always undertaken challenging roles, IAF Chief R K S Bhadauria said.

21 Dec 2019 6:03 PM

Anti-CAA stir: Death toll in UP violence rises to 15

CM Yogi Adityanath issued a renewed appeal to the people to maintain peace in the state.

21 Dec 2019 4:28 PM


'We want justice': Jamia students, locals hold anti-CAA protest

Earlier on December 15, several protesters and policemen sustained injuries during an agitation against CAA near JMI University.

21 Dec 2019 3:32 PM

Give up 'stubborn stand' on citizenship law, NRC: Mayawati to Centre

A BSP delegation had met President Ram Nath Kovind over the contentious law and the violence that has ensued over the legislation.

21 Dec 2019 1:42 PM

PNB scam: Nirav Modi threatened to kill company's director, CBI tells court

The CBI told that Modi threatened to kill one of the directors, Ashish Mohanbhai Lad if he express a desire to return to India from Cairo.

21 Dec 2019 1:29 PM

'Factually inaccurate,' says India on Malaysia PM's remark on Citizenship law

'According to media reports, Malaysia's PM has yet again remarked on a matter that is entirely internal to India,' MEA said.

21 Dec 2019 12:43 PM

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


'Shouldn't be pressurised,' says sources on Jaishankar's cancelled US meet

'A distorted narrative is being put out by some about EAM's meeting with the US Congress,' sources said.

21 Dec 2019 11:42 AM

'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

Bhim Army chief detained, 8 minors among 40 detained in Delhi

On Friday, police resorted to lathi-charge and used water cannons to disperse the crowd that turned violent in Daryaganj on Friday.

21 Dec 2019 8:45 AM

Indian, Chinese officials to meet today for talks on border issue

This will be the first meeting of the Special Representatives since second informal summit between Modi and Jinping.

21 Dec 2019 8:30 AM

9 dead in violence across Uttar Pradesh during Citizenship Act protests

Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police OP Singh claimed that none of the protesters were killed in police firing.

21 Dec 2019 8:20 AM