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'#TumKabAaoge': Shaheen Bagh protesters extend invitation to Narendra Modi for Valentine's Day, say will unveil 'love song' on 13 Feb
India

'#TumKabAaoge': Shaheen Bagh protesters extend invitation to Narendra Modi for Valentine's Day, say will unveil 'love song' on 13 Feb

The Shaheen Bagh protest has extended a Valentine's Day 'heart-felt' 'invitation' to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and 'celebrate the festival of love together'. In a post shared on Twitter, a "love song" for Modi will also be unveiled on 13 February.

Delhi Police hit us in private parts during lathi-charge, claim protesters after anti-CAA march to Parliament from Jamia halted
India

Delhi Police hit us in private parts during lathi-charge, claim protesters after anti-CAA march to Parliament from Jamia halted

Hundreds of protesters, including residents of Jamia Nagar and students of the Jamia Millia Islamia university, faced-off with after they were stopped from marching towards Parliament.

Anti-CAA protests in Delhi: Children, senior citizens, college students among hundreds who marched from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar
India

Anti-CAA protests in Delhi: Children, senior citizens, college students among hundreds who marched from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar

Hundreds of protesters, including students and civil society members, poured onto the streets in central Delhi protesting against CAA, NRC

Assam likely to conduct survey to segregate state’s indigenous Muslims from those of Bangladeshi origin, aims to begin exercise next fiscal
India

Assam likely to conduct survey to segregate state’s indigenous Muslims from those of Bangladeshi origin, aims to begin exercise next fiscal

Assam is likely to conduct an exercise to identify the state's indigenous Muslim population and segregate them from illegal Bangladeshi immigrants, even as doubts over the accuracy of the NRC are yet to be addressed

Rajasthan Speaker CP Joshi counters CM Ashok Gehlot on CAA, says Citizenship 'is subject of Centre and not state'
India

Rajasthan Speaker CP Joshi counters CM Ashok Gehlot on CAA, says Citizenship 'is subject of Centre and not state'

The CAA grants citizenship to Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, Parsis, Buddhists and Christians fleeing religious persecution from Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh and if they entered India on or before 31 December, 2014.

Goa Archbishop Rev Filipe Neri Ferrao urges govt to revoke CAA, says will have 'negative and damaging effect' on India
India

Goa Archbishop Rev Filipe Neri Ferrao urges govt to revoke CAA, says will have 'negative and damaging effect' on India

CAA, NRC, NPR are 'divisive and discriminatory' and will certainly have 'negative and damaging effect' on India, church said

Anti-CAA protests at Mumbai Bagh: Nagpada Police registers case against organisers, 300 women protesters
India

Anti-CAA protests at Mumbai Bagh: Nagpada Police registers case against organisers, 300 women protesters

Large number of people, activists, celebrities from other parts of the city and various fields were also coming in support of the protests, following which all the activities on the roads were on halt since the past two weeks, the official said.

Shikara movie review: Vidhu Vinod Chopra's account of Kashmiri Pandit exodus is strikingly poetic but seldom urgent
Entertainment

Shikara movie review: Vidhu Vinod Chopra's account of Kashmiri Pandit exodus is strikingly poetic but seldom urgent

Shikara is a romantic story at heart. But the refuge of love, though a balmy escape, becomes a cop-out when it is upheld as a panacea.

Anti-CAA protests in UP: Aligarh authorities issue notices to agitators, say their properties may be attached for violation of prohibitory orders
India

Anti-CAA protests in UP: Aligarh authorities issue notices to agitators, say their properties may be attached for violation of prohibitory orders

District authorities warning that they may lose their property if they do not give a satisfactory explanation on why they are violating prohibitory orders

Delhi Assembly election 2020: EC, police officials inspect Shaheen Bagh, encourage protesters to vote in 8 February polls
Politics

Delhi Assembly election 2020: EC, police officials inspect Shaheen Bagh, encourage protesters to vote in 8 February polls

Hundreds of people, including women and children, have been protesting since 15 December at Shaheen Bagh against the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens

Budget Session of Parliament: No decision on NRC yet, Centre tells LS; Opposition slams govt over unemployment, economy during Motion of Thanks agenda
Politics

Budget Session of Parliament: No decision on NRC yet, Centre tells LS; Opposition slams govt over unemployment, economy during Motion of Thanks agenda

In the Parliament on Tuesday, the Centre on Tuesday in the Lok Sabha said that the government hasn’t taken any decision on implementing a nationwide NRC.

Amid nationwide protests, no decision on preparing National Register of Citizens at national level, says Ministry of Home Affairs
India

Amid nationwide protests, no decision on preparing National Register of Citizens at national level, says Ministry of Home Affairs

The government has not taken any decision on preparing a nationwide NRC, it reiterated in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, amid protests against the citizens' register in the country

Goa Assembly becomes first state to pass congratulatory motion for CAA, says Chief Minister Pramod Sawant
Politics

Goa Assembly becomes first state to pass congratulatory motion for CAA, says Chief Minister Pramod Sawant

Goa Assembly has become the first to pass a 'congratulatory motion' in support of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has claimed

Seattle City Council becomes first US legislative body to pass anti-CAA, NRC resolution; says law 'meant to disenfranchise Muslims'
World

Seattle City Council becomes first US legislative body to pass anti-CAA, NRC resolution; says law 'meant to disenfranchise Muslims'

A coalition of Seattle-area South Asians celebrated the passage of Seattle City Council Resolution on 3 February, opposing CAA and NRC

Ashish Shelar apologises for ‘state is nobody’s father’s property’ remark against Uddhav Thackeray government
India

Ashish Shelar apologises for ‘state is nobody’s father’s property’ remark against Uddhav Thackeray government

Senior Maharashtra BJP leader Ashish Shelar on Monday apologised for his statement, aimed at the Uddhav Thackeray government, that the state was nobody's "father's property" for someone to oppose implementation of laws passed by Parliament.

Delhi election 2020: Narendra Modi to address first rally at CBD Ground in Karkardooma today; cops inspect venue ahead of event
Politics

Delhi election 2020: Narendra Modi to address first rally at CBD Ground in Karkardooma today; cops inspect venue ahead of event

Modi, who is BJP's star campaigner for Delhi polls, will address another rally in southwest Delhi's Dwarka area on Tuesday

No mention of 'nationwide NRC' in Cabinet note on Census 2021 and NPR updation, say govt sources
India

No mention of 'nationwide NRC' in Cabinet note on Census 2021 and NPR updation, say govt sources

The Cabinet note approved by the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for conducting the Census and updation of National Population Register (NPR) doesn't mention the National Register of Indian Citizens (NRIC)

Queer Azadi Mumbai (QAM) issues statement condemning 'radical' sloganeering that occurred in support of Sharjeel Imam at Mumbai Pride Solidarity Gathering
India

Queer Azadi Mumbai (QAM) issues statement condemning 'radical' sloganeering that occurred in support of Sharjeel Imam at Mumbai Pride Solidarity Gathering

QAM, which was earlier denied permission to hold the pride gathering in Mumbai in case there were protests against CAA and NRC, has said in its statement that "neither QAM nor the individuals who have signed the permissions were communicated with or kept informed of the intent and/or content of this sloganeering."

Delhi election 2020: Congress releases poll manifesto, promises unemployment allowance, cashback schemes, 300 units of free power
Politics

Delhi election 2020: Congress releases poll manifesto, promises unemployment allowance, cashback schemes, 300 units of free power

It promised to implement unemployment allowance of Rs 5,000 to 7,500 per month and cashback schemes for water and power consumers