Delhi riots: HC seeks Centre’s stand over CAA arrests

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought Centre’s stand over a plea seeking court’s direction restraining the police officials from picking or arresting the Delhi riots-2020 victims/persons protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act on the pretext of investigation and sending them to jail in riots related cases during lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic. While […]

US commission on international religious freedom says Delhi violence targeted against Muslims

New Delhi/Washington: The US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has said that the Delhi violence in which over 30 people were killed, was specifically targeted against the Muslims. Expressing “grave concern over the ongoing violence taking place in Delhi”, the USCIRF in a statement said that as President Donald Trump’s inaugural visit to India winds […]

Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Manish Tewari (File Photo/IANS)

Uddhav requires briefing on NPR, CAA: Manish Tewari

New Delhi:  Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Manish Tewari on Saturday said that Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray requires a briefing on Citizenship Amendment Rules – 2003, to understand how National Population Register (NPR) is the basis of National Register of Citizens (NRC) and “religion” cannot be basis of citizenship. In a tweet, […]

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath (File Photo/IANS)

‘Agar koi marne ke liye aa hi raha hai to woh zinda kahan se ho jaayega’: Yogi on anti-CAA protesters

Lucknow: UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath, on Wednesday, kicked off a major controversy when he slammed the anti-CAA protesters and made a disparaging remark on the deaths that took place during the protests. “Agar koi marne ke liye aa hi raha hai to woh zinda kahan se ho jaayega (If someone is coming with an […]