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CAA protests


Delhi Police laid out detailed plan to clear anti-CAA protests

March 25, 2020 7:17 am

“After several meetings, Delhi Police Commissioner S N Shrivastava first tightened curbs and then made a ‘secret plan’ to clear protest sites. All JCPs of ranges concerned were asked to prepare a plan to clear the roads,” said the officer.

CAA protest: Azamgarh court rejects bail plea of 19 accused of sedition

March 20, 2020 1:42 am

“Considering all aspects of the case and keeping in view the seriousness of the crime”, there is no basis for granting bail, District and Sessions Judge Pramod Kumar Sharma ruled.

UP hoardings: 13 get notice to pay more, or face jail

March 18, 2020 10:57 am

The Lucknow administration on Tuesday issued “recovery certificates” and “demand notice” to the 13, whose cases come under the jurisdiction of the Hasanganj Police Station.

Religious persecution, not religion, basis for CAA: Govt tells Supreme Court

March 18, 2020 3:11 am

The Centre told the Supreme Court Tuesday, adding the legislation was “not meant to be an omnibus solution to issues across the world”.

RSS resolution: Bid to spread anarchy by jihadi-Left combine

March 17, 2020 5:19 am

The resolutions were passed at a meeting of the RSS’s all-India executive council, the Akhil Bharatiya Karyakari Mandal (AKBM), in Bengaluru on Monday.

Coronavirus: Delhi bans gatherings with over 50 people, including in Shaheen Bagh

March 16, 2020 5:51 pm

Coronavirus outbreak: The ban on gatherings, the Aam Aadmi Party chief indicated, will also cover the Shaheen Bagh protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, National Register of Citizens and National Population Register.

On the loose: A Cross to Bear

March 15, 2020 11:42 pm

Naming and shaming is an ancient tactic. Its consequences, as cruel as ever.

Lucknow: Messages of support crop up on posters of anti-CAA protesters

March 15, 2020 7:12 pm

Asked about the messages, ADM (Trans Gomti) Vishwa Bhushan Mishra said it was not the administration’s job to keep vigil on hoardings put up by them.

Afghans in Delhi: Remembering the past, rectifying the future

March 14, 2020 8:10 pm

When Afghans started arriving in Delhi in large numbers after the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, the GOI was very resistant to the idea of giving them ‘refugee status’.

Anti-CAA protest: Sambhal admin tells 58 to pay Rs 19.31 lakh in 15 days for damage to properties

March 14, 2020 5:57 am

Sambhal’s Additional District Magistrate (ADM) has directed 58 people to pay Rs 19.31 lakh in 15 days, while Gorakhpur city ADM held eight persons responsible, and directed them to deposit Rs 90,000 in a week.


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.