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CAA protests


Kerala: To counter CAA boycott, Sangh to open its own supermarkets

August 03, 2020 7:47 am

The Sangh Parivar has now responded by scaling up its supermarkets under the Akshayasree Mission, a network of self-help groups established by the Sangh Parivar’s co-operative movement, Sahakar Bharati.

Ahmedabad cops summon activist against CAA for ‘criminal acts’

July 29, 2020 2:27 am

Kaleem Siddiqui, 39, was one of the organisers of the two-month Shaheen Bagh-like anti-CAA agitation in Ahmedabad. The protest which started on January 14 was called off on March 14 due to the pandemic.

AMU student leader held for clash with cops last December

July 10, 2020 12:30 pm

“He was arrested by a joint team of Aligarh police and Anti-Terrorism squad (ATS) from Azamgarh on Wednesday evening,” said the SHO.

CAA protests in Lucknow: Cart puller held, cops press ahead with recovery of damages

July 09, 2020 7:42 am

On July 2, the administration sealed one more property — a welding workshop in Khurram Nagar owned by Mohammad Nafees, accused of vandalism and arson in Hazratganj area on December 19 last year.

Gangster Act invoked against Lucknow CAA violence accused

July 09, 2020 2:16 am

Nilabja Choudhury, joint commissioner of Lucknow Police, said the Gangster Act has been invoked against people who are facing serious charges in connection with the anti-CAA violence.

Delhi riots: 3 admit to pistol, firing; hunt on for 24 suspects

July 02, 2020 7:08 am

The Delhi Police chargesheet cites an analysis of Call Detail Records of the accused to show that they were present at the crime scene. And footage from CCTVs seized from the Rajdhani School, police said, locate six of the accused there.

Anti-CAA protests: Two shops sealed as UP govt starts to recover damages

July 01, 2020 1:56 am

Lucknow (Sadar) Tehsildar Shambhu Sharan Singh said a garment store called NY Fashion Centre and a junk shop in the Hasanganj police station area were sealed “in view of the order passed ADM (Transgomti) Vishwa Bhushan Mishra on February 13, 2020”.

Arrests of anti-CAA protesters are a moment of reckoning for all of us

June 25, 2020 8:57 am

Are enough Indians willing to place basic moral norms above their political preferences? For example, it should be possible for someone who is in favour of CAA to also oppose the arrest of protesters.

George Floyd protests: Could this be the moment of reckoning for leaderless movements?

June 15, 2020 2:22 pm

As protests against the African-American's killing spread across the US, in India -- where the Shaheen Bagh model ousted the older model of a people led by a torchbearer -- was the horizontal nature of such a movement a strength or a weakness?

Entered Jamia as it was being used as shield by rioters: Police

June 05, 2020 3:37 am

The December 15 protests had spiralled into violence after a section of protesters, including Jamia students and local residents, tried to march to Parliament but were stopped by police at Mathura Road.


Widespread protests in Kolkata over Amit Shah's pro-CAA rally

March 01, 2020 1:26 pm

Hundreds of protesters of the Left Front and Congress, holding black flags and anti-CAA posters, demonstrated outside gate number 1 of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport.

Delhi violence: HC tells police to ensure safe passage of injured, toll rises to 18

February 26, 2020 11:03 am

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visited some of those injured in the violence over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act in northeast Delhi at the GTB Hospital on Tuesday and appealed to people to "stop this madness".

Situation under control in Delhi's Maujpur, sit-ins begin at many places in nation capital

February 24, 2020 8:23 am

The sit-in in Jaffrabad is one of many anti-CAA protests across the capital — from Shaheen Bagh and Nizamuddin to Khureji and Khajuri Khas — which started in December.

Banners, slogans, songs: A day at Mumbai's 'Shaheen Bagh' protest

February 03, 2020 7:34 am

The women, on the lines of Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh, had been occupying a section of Morland Road since January 26. The sit-in has come to be popularly known as the ‘Mumbai Bagh’ protest.

When a shooter shocked the nation at Jamia

February 01, 2020 8:19 am

On Janaury 30, a youth shot a student at a Jamia protest. These pictures narrate the story.

Inspired by Shaheen Bagh, women hold a massive anti-CAA protest at Mumbai's YMCA ground

January 18, 2020 10:37 am

Thousands of women, including teachers, homemakers, activists, and students, gathered at south Mumbai's Agripada on Friday to demonstrate against the CAA, NRC, and NPR. The protest that began around 6 pm, continued till night at the YMCA ground.

Aashiq Abu, Rima Kallingal, Shane Nigam and others join anti-CAA protest in Kerala

December 24, 2019 9:06 am

A host of celebrities from the Malayalam film industry were spotted at the Anti Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protest in Kerala on Monday.

From Hong Kong to India: Images from the frontlines of global protests

December 24, 2019 9:02 am

Protests swept the globe in 2019, with millions of people taking to the streets from Catalonia to Colombia, and Haiti to Hong Kong.