- On 101th day Shaheen Bagh protest site cleared (lead)(10:33)
By Rohan Agarwal
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The 101-day long Shaheen Bagh protest that was termed as 'heart of anti-CAA protests in India', was cleared by the Delhi Police on Tuesday morning at around 7 O'clock.
- Police ready for action as anti-CAA stirs continue in UP(10:13)
Aligarh/Moradabad (UP), March 24 (IANS) Even as anti-CAA protests in Lucknow and Deoband have been called off in view of the Corona scare, women protesters have continued their agitation, ignoring the appeals issued by religious leaders.
- Lucknow Clock Tower anti-CAA protest called off(08:45)
Lucknow, March 23 (IANS) The two month long anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protest at Lucknows Clock Tower was called off âtemporarily on Monday morning in view of the COVID-19 scare.
- Anti-CAA protests continue in Lucknow, Prayagraj(16:31)
Lucknow, March 22 (IANS) Women at the Clock Tower in Lucknow are continuing their protests against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC), despite the 'Janata Curfew' being observed across the country to check the spread of coronavirus.
- Covid-19 effect: Shoes put as mark of protest at Shaheen Bagh(16:14)
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Women protesters at Shaheen Bagh on Sunday came out with a unique idea to continue their protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the National Population Register (NPR) by keeping their slippers on the beds on lying at the protest site.
- Only 5 women to continue with Shaheen Bagh protest on Sunday(03:49)
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Amid Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call on the country to remain indoors on Sunday as part of a 'janata curfew' to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the protesters in Shaheen Bagh have decided that only five women will continue with the stir on that day.
- Corona positive case in Shaheen Bagh sends protesters into tizzy(03:04)
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) An anti-CAA protester in Shaheen Bagh has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), sending health authorities on yet another hot chase for the infected person, and all those who have been holding the sit-in protest here, since December 15.
- Jamia 'suspends' anti-CAA sit in, but not without politics(00:14)
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Jamia Coordination Committee has temporarily suspended it's ongoing 24 hrs sit-in protest at gate no. 7, near Jamia Milia Islamia (JMI) citing coronavirus outbreak, but not before playing politics.
- Delhi violence: Court grants bail to two(15:32)
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) A Delhi court on Saturday pulled up Delhi Police while granting bail to two men arrested for the recent communal violence in the north-east area of the national capital.
- Shaheen Bagh grandmas to defy 'Janata Curfew'(18:56)
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) The whole country is preparing for the 'Janata Curfew' on Sunday as suggested by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but the elderly women protesting against the CAA on Friday said that they won't participate in it till their demands are met.
- Even I don't have birth certificate: Amarinder(23:37)
Chandigarh, March 19 (IANS) Terming the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) as absurd and unconstitutional, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said on Thursday that half of Punjab, including himself, will not be able to produce birth certificates to prove their 'Indianness'.
- Covid-19: Plea in SC for removal of Shaheen Bagh protesters(22:50)
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) A plea has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking directions for immediate removal or dispersal of mass gathering of people protesting against the CAA at Shaheen Bagh near Kalindi Kunj against the backdrop of the ongoing health crisis due to coronavirus.
- Survey's boycott if not as per 2011 census: Barelvi clerics(10:06)
Bareilly, March 19 (IANS) Sunni clerics associated with an influential Islamist seminary have said that they will call for a boycott survey to be taken for National Population Register (NPR) if it is not on the lines of the 2011 Census.
- Covid-19 impact: Anti-CAA protests in TN called off(21:08)
Chennai, March 18 (IANS) Heeding to the plea of the community leaders and the Tamil Nadu government to prevent spread of coronavirus, the anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) stir is being called off temporarily in the state, according to a Tamil Nadu Thowheed Jamath (TNTJ) senior leader, here on Wednesday.
- UP govt to respond to petition challenging new ordinance(20:20)
Lucknow, March 18 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to file a counter-affidavit by March 25 on a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) challenging the constitutional validity of the Uttar Pradesh Recovery of Damage to Public and Private Property Ordinance.
- Over 25,000 who entered India in 2015-19 can avail citizenship(19:37)
By Rajnish Singh
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Over 25,782 foreigners from minority communities in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh entered India between 2015 and 2019, and they are authorised to get Indian citizenship as per the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019.
- Talks between police, Shaheen Bagh protesters fail(18:32)
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) The fresh talks between the Delhi Police and the women protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) at Shaheen Bagh on Tuesday failed as they ignored the appeal made by the police to vacate the main road and said that they will continue the protest.
- Accused sent to judicial custody for IB staffer's murder(17:05)
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) A Delhi Court on Tuesday sent Haseen alias Salman to judicial custody till March 24 in connection with the murder of an Intelligence Bureau (IB) staffer, Ankit Sharma, during the riots in northeast Delhi last month.
- PIL filed against Yogi's new law on anti-CAA protesters(15:54)
Prayagraj (UP), March 17 (IANS) A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Allahabad High Court seeking suspension of or a stay against an ordinance brought by the Yogi Adityanath government for recovering damages to public and private property during protests, bandhs or riots such as those incidents witnessed during anti-CAA protests in the state.
- Corona: At Shaheen Bagh, activists keep one-meter distance(14:21)
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Following the coronavirus outbreak, anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) women protesters at Shaheen Bagh in the national capital are taking precautions and are sitting at a distance of at least one meter from each other.