Citizenship Amendment Bill purpose is to address Partition fallout: Madhav
The move to amend the Citizenship Act, 1955, is a humanitarian obligation that the country has to fulfil to address the Partition’s fallout, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav has said.
Rs 1,265 crore help provided to 23,000 PoK families
“The total number of families included in the rehabilitation package are 41,684. Rs 5.5 l...
View: Citizenship Bill aims to give dignity denied to Partition victims in east
Over the decades, these erstwhile refugees have not only been...
'Second war of independence': TMC eyes citizenship bill to take on BJP ahead of state polls
Addressing a rally in Kolkata on Friday, Banerjee said she would support the bill if citizenship is given to each and every refugee, irrespective of their religion.
View: Building a new Parliament won’t strengthen India’s democracy
The idea that the current colonial building has done its time seems misguided and entirely out of sync with the reality of architectural possibilities.
Salman Khan hosts special screening of 'Bharat' for families who lived through India-Pak partition
The actor shared pictures with the families on his social media handles.
India has an obligation to those left on the 'wrong' side after Partition
There have been protests all over the region, the Asom Gana Parishad has walked out of the Sarbanand Sonowal ministry in Assam and the Meghalaya chief minister has expressed his government’s displeasure to the Centre.
Private producers seek TReDS mechanism to clear Rs 41,240 crore dues
In a letter to power secretary, the Association of Power Producers said delay in recovery of receivables, especially regulatory receivables, has created stress on their finances.
Drop ‘secular’ from statute, Shiv Sena had said
Sena MP Sanjay Raut, one of the forces behind the new 'secular' alliance, had demanded that the two words, 'secular' and 'socialist' be "officially dropped from the Preamble of the Constitution through an amendment."
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 is an expiation committed at the time of partition of the country: Narendra Modi
Modi sounded the poll bugle for 2019 Lok Sabha polls for Saffron party in a rally in Silchar in Bengali dominated Barak valley.
Citizenship Bill betrayal by BJP ...no reason to be in coalition: Former Assam Chief Minister
According to Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, the government seems to be ignoring the democratic language for it is ignoring the stiff opposition to the bill in Assam.
Inside Sundarbans: Wildlife and climate displacements haunt partition refugees
Centenarian Mohindhoro Patra is a rare living witness to the making of 20th century settlements in the Sundarbans, the majority of which sprang up after India’s independence from British rule in 1947.
Lynching in the name of cow could lead to another partition: PDP MP Baig
"We want to appeal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi that killing of Muslims in the name of cow be stopped. One partition has already taken place in 1947, (but) more could take place if these continue," Baig said.
Congress’s appeasement policy behind India’s partition: Amit Shah
Shah said he was not there to deliver a political speech, Shah said cutting down Vande Mataram to pieces was the “sin” committed by Congress and the consequence was partition
View: Sardar Patel a great unifier? No, he's just a flawed hero
He was indubitably a great leader. But along with his successes, his failures must also be taken note of.
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