Saturday, March 2, 2024

Topic: Citizenship Bill

CAA: Home ministry invites citizenship applications from non-Muslim refugees from Afghan, Pak, B’desh

The Narendra Modi government on Friday invited non-Muslims like Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, Buddhists and Christians belonging to Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan and residing in 13 districts in Gujarat, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Haryana and Punjab to apply for Indian citizenship.

No CAA in Assam if Congress comes to power: Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said that his party will protect every principle of the Assam Accord and will never implement the Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA if voted to power in the state.

CAA and farm laws; there will be agitations as PM Modi is not an emperor: Owaisi MP

Criticising the Narendra Modi government for its agricultural laws and the ongoing farmers’ protest, AIMIM supremo and MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said that the Prime Minister Modi's use of words such as ‘parasites’ and ‘Aandolan Jeevi’ is very similar to Hitler’s use of language.

CAA and reservations; DMK always stood with Muslims, says Udhayanidhi Stalin

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) youth leader Udhayanidhi Stalin said the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) affected the Muslims a lot and his party was the first party in the state to oppose the act.

Seventh US city passes resolution against CAA, calls Modi govt ‘discriminatory’ towards Muslims

Alameda County, an American city has passed a resolution against India’s Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR) by declaring laws "are discriminatory towards Muslims, caste oppressed minorities, women and indigenous people."

Bihar elections: A Judas kiss to minorities

From glorifying CM candidates to using dry development rhetoric, this state election is garden-variety for political parties even as young Muslim, Dalit and Adivasi voters forage for progressive undercurrents in Bihar after CAA and Hathras.