Amit Shah

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CAA Will Be Implemented After Nationwide Booster Dose Vaccination: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah assured to implement Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) 2020, after the precautionary dose vaccination drive completes. On August 2, Shah met Opposition leader Suvendu Adhikari, and said, CAA, providing citizenship to illegal Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian migrants from… read-more

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 09:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: CAA, Delhi Riots, Refugees, Amit Shah, Precaution Dose Drive

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Pinarayi Vijayan

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CAA Not To Be Implemented In Kerala, Says CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan said that his government will not implement the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Speaking at a function marking one year anniversary of the LDF government, Vijayan said, "the state government has taken a firm stand that citizenship would not be determined based on religion". The CAA has been passed by the parliament but is yet to be implemented.

Fri, 03 Jun 2022 - 10:00 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: CAA, Kerala, Pinarayi Vijayan, Amit Shah, PM Modi

Courtesy: ANI

Delhi High Court

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High Court Issues Notice To AMU Student Under CAA Agitation 2019-20

Due to alleged inflammatory speeches at the CAA agitation in 2019-20, the Delhi HC has issued a notice to Sharjeel Imam, a student of Aligarh Muslim University. As per the charge sheet, "Imam is accused of delivering seditious speeches and inciting a particular section of the community to indulge in unlawful activities, detrimental to sovereignty and integrity of the nation." However, Imam was arrested in 2020 from Bihar.


Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 08:45 PM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Delhi High Court, Delhi Police, Bail, Bail Plea, CAA

Courtesy: ANI


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Parliament Extends Time Limit To Frame CAA 2019 Rules

Minister Nityanand Rai has stated that the parliament has extended the time to frame the rules under the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019. According to the new development, the rules will be presented before April 9 in the Lok Sabha and before July 9 in Rajya Sabha. Moreover, Minister Rai said the foreigners covered under the CAA may submit applications after the rules are notified.

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 09:15 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: CAA, parliament, Citizenship Amendment Act, rajya sabha

Courtesy: Times Now

CAA Protests

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Assam's Student Union To Organize Protests During PM Modi's Visit

Assam's student organization AASU has said that it will hold protests on February 22, the day on which PM Narendra Modi will be visiting the state. The All Assam Students Union (AASU) has alleged that the Centre has deceived Assamese people by not implementing Clause 6 of the Assam Accord. The clause promises to preserve and protect the cultural heritage of the state citizens. Besides, AASU demands to stop construction of big dams in Assam… read-more

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 12:30 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Assam, AASU, Student Union, anti-CAA protests, CAA

Rahul Gandhi and other Congress leaders at Sivasagar Election Rally

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Assam Polls: Rahul Promises Revocation Of CAA At Rally

Addressing an election rally in Assam's Sivasagar district on February 14, Rahul Gandhi professed that if elected, the Congress would revoke the implementation of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Besides, Rahul maintained that the party would preserve the 1985 Assam Accord, which stipulates the identification and deportation of illegal foreigners. Additionally, the Congress leader vouched for raising the wages of tea garden workers from… read-more

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 08:01 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: CAA, Congress Party, Rahul Gandhi, Assam Accord

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Pinnarayi Vijayan

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"Won't Implement CAA": Kerala CM Reiterates After Amit Shah's Remarks

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan on February 13 said his government would not implement the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act in the state. The announcement was made during the launch of the CPI(M)’s campaign targeting the upcoming assembly elections. The Kerala CM's remark came after Union Home Minister Amit Shah on his Bengal tour announced to implement CAA after COVID-19 vaccination is over. Earlier in 2019, the Kerala assembly passed a… read-more

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 08:41 AM / by Ronit John

Tags: Kerala, Pinarayi Vijayan, CAA, Amit Shah, Kerala Assembly Elections

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Amit Shah

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Amit Shah Says Rules For CAA To Be Framed Once Vaccination Begins

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said that the rules for the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) would be framed once the vaccination process begins in India. Addressing a press conference, Shah said, "the rules of the CAA are yet to be framed as such a massive process could not be carried out because of Corona." He also slammed West Bengal's CM Mamata Banerjee for exploiting the 'outsider-insider' issue to divert public attention.

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 12:06 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: West Bengal, Amit Shah, CAA, Coronavirus Vaccine

Courtesy: Zee News

Chandradhar Das

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104-Year-Old Man Who Hoped Receiving Indian Citizenship Passes Away

Struggling to assert Indian citizenship, 104-year-old Chandradhar Das from Assam’s Cachar District passed away on December 13. Chandradhar, who was declared ‘foreigner’ by the Foreigners’ Tribunal, hoped to receive citizenship through the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), 2019. Reportedly, he held a refugee registration certificate from 1966 mentioning him as a Bangladesh-born but went unverified by Tripura government. Detained in Silchar camp… read-more

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 04:44 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: Assam, Indian Citizenship, Citizen Amendment Act, Chandradhar Das, CAA, Detention Camp

Courtesy: India Today

25-year old was arrested for forwarding a WhatsApp message

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Man Held For Sharing Anti-CAA Text In Whatsapp Free After 5 Months

A man from Madhya Pradesh’s Shajapur district police had been imprisoned for five months for sharing a pro-Shaheen Bagh post over WhatsApp. The 28-year-old  Anwar had been arrested on July 27 after a charge for evoking religious sentiments and was released on December 1. Reportedly, Anwar was denied bail untill his seventh attempt. Moreover, he has been directed for counselling by the Indore High Court. 

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 02:41 PM / by Rashi Jain

Tags: WhatsApp, Shaheen Bagh, Shajapur, mp police, CAA

Courtesy: National Herald