Category: India News

Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill

New Delhi, Dec 11: Rajya Sabha on Wednesday approved the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, completing the legislative procedure for giving Indian citizenship to non-Muslim migrants from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. Replying to a six-and-a-half-hour debate on the bill, Home Minister Amit Shah said the legislation seeks to provide citizenship to […]


JK Cong stages protest against CAB in Jammu

Jammu, Dec 11: The Jammu and Kashmir Congress on Wednesday staged a demonstration here to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, saying the controversial bill is “divisive, discriminatory and against the spirit of the Constitution”. The demonstration was led by the party’s senior vice president and former minister Raman […]