Citizenship Act

Security personnel stand guard as shops open after a recent riot following clashes between people supporting and opposing over new Citizenship law, at Jafarabad in New Delhi on Saturday.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said he is worried about the prevailing situation in certain parts of the national capital and urged everyone to shun violence.

Although there has been no official reaction from the External Affairs Ministry on the resolutions, sources had earlier said that the CAA is an internal matter of India adopted through a democratic process after a public debate in both Houses of Parliament.

Banerjee has been a vocal opponent of the CAA and NRC. She has also said that both CAA and NRC will be not implemented in the state.

Home Minister and BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday led the party’s massive outreach efforts to “bust myths” about the...

 Religious minorities from neighbouring countries are happy and upbeat about their bright prospects. They also made an appeal for...

Police said around 300 of those booked have been identified with the help of footage of CCTV cameras, information provided by the locals and videos.

Uttar Pradesh government's Additional Chief Secretary, Awanish Kumar Awasthi on Friday said that five people have lost their lives in the violence during protests over the amended Citizenship Act.

The newly-enacted Act grants citizenship to non-Muslim refugees of Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh who fled religious persecution and arrived in India until December 31, 2014.

The CAA seeks to provide citizenship to Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities who have faced religious persecution in Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan and have arrived in India on or before December 31, 2014.