HINDUS AND MUSLIMS
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Sena accuses Centre of 'invisible Hindu-Muslim partition'
In an editorial in the party mouthpiece 'Saamana', the Sena also raised the timing of the bill saying, "There is no dearth of problems in India now but still we are inviting new ones such as CAB. It looks like the Centre has made an invisible partition of Hindus and Muslims over the bill".
Include Muslim sects facing persecution in citizenship bill: SAD
SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal said his party supports the bill as it wil...
Intellectuals, Hindu Mahasabha seek review of Ayodhya ruling
Hindu Mahasabha and a group of intellectuals moved the Supreme Court on Monday s...
Citizenship Amendment Bill: Pakistani Hindu immigrants in Rajasthan celebrate
The passage of Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in Lok Sabha has given hope to Pak Hindus living here. For over 20,000 immigrants from Pakis...
Citizenship Amendment Bill faces Rajya Sabha test: How the numbers stack up
In the Upper House, NDA has 94 members and it will have to garner the support of at least 121 members to get the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 passed. AIADMK, JD(U) and Akali Dal have 11, 6 and 3 members respectively. Besides, BJD with 7 MPs, and YSR Congress and TDP with 2 each are backing the Bill. The BJP has 83 members in Rajya Sabha.
Over 1,000 scientists, scholars sign petition demanding withdrawal of citizenship bill
According to the proposed legislation, members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities, who have come from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, till December 31, 2014 facing religious persecution there, will not be treated as illegal immigrants but given Indian citizenship.
Citizenship bill patently unconstitutional, battleground to shift to SC: Chidambaram
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram described the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill as "patently unconstitutional" on Tuesday and said with its passage in Parliament, the battleground will shift to the Supreme Court.
Will Citizenship Amendment Bill legalise religious discrimination?
The government’s logic is that these minority groups have come escaping persecution in Muslim-majority nations. However, the logic is not consistent – the bill does not protect all religious minorities, nor does it apply to all neighbours.
Make sure Hindus don't get left out, particularly in West Bengal: RSS tells the government on CAB
The Sangh is most concerned about the implementation of the bill in West Bengal, where it feels that if the identification of immigrants is left to the Trinamool Congress there, it might not be carried out the way it ought to.
Asaduddin Owaisi alleges citizenship bill seeks to make Muslims stateless, rips copy of proposed law in Lok Sabha
The is an insult to India's freedom fighters, Owaisi retorted, accusing the BJP-led government of working to marginalise Muslims in the country.
Black day for Indian Constitution: Shashi Tharoor on Citizenship Amendment Bill
The Lok Sabha passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 in the national capital on December 09. CAB had been tabled in the Lower House fo...
Ayodhya remains calm on Babri anniversary; tight security measures in place
In the early hours of the day, life went on as normal in different parts of the city with school children and morning walkers taking to the streets and shops and businesses opening at their usual time. This year the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has decided against observing 'Shaurya Diwas'.
Asaduddin Owaisi on CAB: Tears Bill, calls it anti national
Tearing the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi says, "Don't include Muslims. But why do you hate Mus...
UK PM Johnson visits Hindu temple, vows to partner with PM Modi to build new India
Prime Minister Johnson vowed to partner with his Indian counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his mission to build a new India.
Citizenship Amendment Bill: What does it do and why is it seen as a problem
The opposition says the Bill violates Article 14 of the Indian Constitution — the Right to Equality.
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