Will consider police request on road clearance: Jamia

New Delhi: Responding to a police request for clearing a road outside the varsity gate of anti-CAA and anti-NRC protesters, the Jamia Millia Islamia said on Thursday that the request would be “considered in the larger interest of all stakeholders.” The Jamia response came in the wake of a letter written by Jamia Nagar Police […]

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Scholar, IT pro, scribe, fanatic? Sharjeel Imam unravelled

New Delhi: The Sharjeel Imam factor has overnight changed the contours of the Shaheen Bagh protest over the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act, and National Register of Citizens. From a motley crowd of women and children led by a few old women, the arrest of Sharjeel Imam has shifted the spotlight from anti-CAA protests to sedition charges. […]

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Kapil Sibal, Indira Jaising, others paid by RFI, PFI as legal fees: ED

New Delhi: Amid nationwide protest over the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has identified an organisation named Rehab Foundation of India (RFI), which has funded over Rs 120 crore for the protest. The ED also alleged that the payments were made to senior Congress […]

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Rajasthan first state to pass resolution against CAA, NPR & NRC

Jaipur: Congress-ruled Rajasthan became the first state in the country on Saturday to pass a resolution against not only the new citizenship law CAA but also against National Register of Citizens and National Population Register. So far only Kerala and Punjab have passed resolutions only against CAA. State Parliamentary Affairs Minister Shanti Dhariwal presented the resolution […]