May 06, 2022 11:23 pm
The BJP's promise of citizenship to the Matuas, originally from East Pakistan, was one of the reasons they swung behind the NDA in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
May 06, 2022 1:39 am
On a day when the Mamata Banerjee government completed one year in office in its third term, the Union home minister said the ‘CAA was a reality and it will remain a reality and the Trinamool Congress cannot do anything about it’.
March 21, 2022 7:14 pm
The petition cites a Supreme Court order in which guidelines have been laid down for assessment and recovery of damages in case of destruction to property during the protests.
March 14, 2022 4:07 pm
Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan has had a long political career in which he has served as minister in previous regimes. Khan, who walked out of the Rajiv Gandhi Cabinet in 1986 over the Shah Bano case, has been consistently calling for reforms in the Muslim community.
February 16, 2022 5:00 am
Only promises, no citizenship for them
January 28, 2022 6:09 am
A housewife and mother of seven, Akbari Khatoon says Priyanka Gandhi convinced her to contest the election “for the sake of Suleiman and others like him killed in police action during the protests in 2019”.
January 22, 2022 12:54 pm
From no evidence to no hearing: The Indian Express investigation found telling patterns in recovery orders issued by the local administration.
January 24, 2022 8:11 am
The Supreme Court -- in the Destruction of Public and Private Properties versus State of Andhra Pradesh -- had held that the cost of damage must be recovered by those responsible but through a judicial process and not by the state.
January 18, 2022 7:52 am
Following the party’s electoral debacle in West Bengal last year, many leaders including several MLAs had left the saffron camp.
November 28, 2021 7:22 pm
There was no response from the government but it has taken note of the demand, National People's Party leader Agatha Sangma said.
January 12, 2020 5:28 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on his second day in Kolkata, paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary at the Belur Math, the headquarters of Ramakrishna Mission.
January 11, 2020 11:24 pm
Modi on his arrival was greeted at the NSC Bose International Airport by Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, city Mayor and state Municipal Affairs Minister Firhad Hakim, West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh and other senior BJP leaders.
January 02, 2020 9:12 pm
The university has been at the centre of protests since December 15, the day when police lobbed teargas shells inside the campus, forced their way in, and allegedly dragged students out of the library and mosque.
December 27, 2019 8:22 pm
On Friday evening, a huge crowd gathered outside Old Delhi’s Jama Masjid after the Friday prayers to protest against the new citizenship law, including Congress leader Alka Lamba and former Delhi MLA Shoaib Iqbal. Meanwhile, in Uttar Pradesh, security has been beefed up and patrolling intensified even as internet services continued to remain suspended in 21 districts in the wake of widespread protests against the citizenship law.
December 24, 2019 9:06 am
Party chief MK Stalin, Congress leader P Chidambaram and MDMK’s Vaiko are leading the march.
December 20, 2019 9:00 pm
From Delhi's Jama Masjid to Mumbai's Kurla and beyond, the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) continued Friday with crowds marching in cities like Mumbai, Pune, Thane, and Vadodara.
December 22, 2019 7:24 am
Protesters pelted stones and torched vehicles parked outside a police post in Lucknow. Police fire teargas shells to control the situation in Madeyganj area. About 20 people have been taken into custody.
December 19, 2019 7:25 pm
As protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act continue, thousands defied the lockdown declared across Uttar Pradesh, parts of Karnataka as people hit streets across at least 10 states.
December 17, 2019 5:31 pm
Protests against Citizenship (Amendment) Act continued Tuesday as a protest march against the new citizenship law turned violent in northeast Delhi’s Seelampur area on Tuesday when demonstrators clashed with police personnel and damaged several buses.
December 14, 2019 9:58 am
While a protest gathering had been called by the Jamia Teachers’ Association at 2 pm, a march, by the university students, was to begin at 3 pm. The plan was to walk from Jamia’s gate 7 to Parliament, roughly 11 km away.