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Oct 01, 2019
Divisive politics won't work in West Bengal, says Mamata Banerjee hours after Amit Shah's speech on NRC at KolkataMamata Banerjee on Tuesday cautioned the people of West Bengal against divisive politics and said it will not work in the state.
Jul 03, 2019
Captain Amarinder writes to S Jaishankar for Centre's help in securing Punjab youth's release from Malaysian jailCaptain Amarinder Singh has written a letter to External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, seeking the Centre's help for the release of a Punjabi youth from a Malaysian jail.
Jul 02, 2019
Around 200 Sri Lankan refugees submit petitions to district collector’s office seeking Indian citizenship in MaduraiMore than 200 Sri Lankan refugees living in Tamil Nadu's Madurai district for 29 years submitted petitions to collector's office on Monday to seek the Indian citizenship. 457 Sri Lankan refugees have been living in Madurai ever since they fled their worn-torn nation in 1990 in the refugee camps provided by the Tamil Nadu government. The lack of Indian citizenship makes it difficult for these refugees to apply for a secured job.
Feb 24, 2019
'Stand to protect India, but seen as doubtful citizen': Army soldier who served at Siachen fighting to prove citizenship in AssamShahidul Islam, hailing from Assam’s Barpeta district, has served in Baramulla in north Kashmir, and at the Siachen Glacier. "I have been posted in Kashmir, Kargil, and Siachen. I love my country and stand to protect it. But back home (in Assam), I am (seen as) a doubtful citizen," he said.
Feb 12, 2019
Citizenship bill protests: Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur CMs urge Rajnath Singh to ensure Rajya Sabha doesn't pass law todayPolitical parties have been protesting against the citizenship bill, which will be tabled in the Rajya Sabha today, on the grounds that the bill seeks to grant nationality to non-Muslims who came to India till 31 December, 2014, a greater deadline from 1971 as per the Assam Accord.
Feb 05, 2019
Mehul Choksi is still Indian citizen, says govt official; reiterates efforts for fugitive jeweller's extradition from AntiguaFugitive jeweller Mehul Choksi, a main defendant in India’s largest bank fraud case, is still an Indian citizen despite holding an Antigua and Barbuda passport, an Indian official told Reuters, adding that the government is pushing for his extradition.
Jan 21, 2019
PNB fraud: Mehul Choksi gives up Indian citizenship, surrenders passport to Antiguan govt in a bid to avoid extraditionMehul Choksi is wanted in India by the CBI and ED probing the $2 billion PNB fraud
Jan 19, 2019
Protests against citizenship bill continue unabated in Assam; agitations held in Guwahati, Tinsukia, TezpurProtests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill showed no sign of waning in Assam on Saturday as agitators staged semi-clad protests in Tezpur, organised citizen's meeting in Guwahati and women held a rally in Tinsukia.
Dec 13, 2018
Union minister Giriraj Singh supports Meghalaya HC's 'Hindu rashtra' judgment on granting Indian citizenshipUnion minister Giriraj Singh on Thursday sparked controversy when he supported Meghalaya High Court's 'Hindu rashtra' judgment.
Oct 26, 2018
Applying for Indian citizenship? Narendra Modi government makes it mandatory to declare religion on registration formAmendments were brought in Schedule I of Citizenship Rules, 2009 which requires certain categories of people to declare their religion while applying for Indian citizenship.