The Statesman (India)
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The statement came after chief ministers of five states — West Bengal, Punjab, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh — refused to implement the law while terming it as ‘unconstitutional’.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Licypriya Kangujam had to drop out of school in February as she could not attend most of her classes. Activism, including participating in a weekly protest outside the Parliament house, took up most of her time.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - India has, however, declined to link the cancellation of the visit with the passing of the Citizenship Bill.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Further, it has also cut the estimate for the next fiscal, FY 2020-21 to 6.5 per cent from 7.2 per cent.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Hailing from Mingora, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan, she too wrote a blog under a pseudonym for BBC Urdu exploring her life during the tenure of Taliban occupation of the Swat.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Mr Shah’s claim that the Bill would provide refuge to persecuted minorities is also questionable because the Bill leaves out of its ambit Sri Lanka, Nepal and Myanmar where the Tamils, both Hindu and Muslim, and Rohingyas face persecution