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Watch: Rohingya refugees chant ‘Gambia’ as Myanmar fights genocide charges from the African country 12.12.2019 Scroll.in
Myanmar is being defended by Aung San Suu Kyi herself in the International Court of Justice.
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Bengali Hindus left out of Assam’s NRC are not convinced Citizenship Bill will help them. Here’s why 12.12.2019 Scroll.in
They say they are Indian citizens, not persecuted refugees from Bangladesh.
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Landmark day for India, says PM Modi 12.12.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Addressing a BJP parliamentary party meeting before Rajya Sabha cleared the controversial legislation, Modi said the proposed law will be recorded in “golden letters”. Parliamentary affairs minister Pralhad Joshi quoted Modi as saying that the bill would end the uncertainty that refugees belonging to minority communities had to endure.
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Citizenship Bill: Shiv Sena absent during voting in Rajya Sabha, says not satisfied with answers 11.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The party has changed its position on the bill multiple times this week.
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Pakistani Hindu refugee names daughter ‘Nagrikta’ to mark Citizenship Bill 11.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Aarti Devi, who came to India six years ago from Sindh province, said she hopes for better facilities if citizenship is granted.
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‘An attempt by Modi-Shah Govt to ethnically cleans Northeast’, Rahul slams CAB 11.12.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Slamming the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, (CAB) 2019, former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the move is an attempt to “ethnically cleanse the Northeast”, and “a criminal attack” on the people.”The CAB is an attempt by Modi-Shah government to ethnically cleanse the North East. It is a criminal attack on the North […]
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The Nehru-Liaquat Pact failed refugees from Bangladesh – but so would the Citizenship Bill 11.12.2019 Scroll.in
The bill will not help any Hindu currently experiencing persecution in Bangladesh.
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‘All genocides start with hate speech’: The United Nations’ Adama Dieng on Genocide Prevention Day 11.12.2019 Scroll.in
‘We have to bear in mind that words kill.’
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Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) 2019: The Construction of Great Constitutional Blunder 11.12.2019 Assam Times
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The big news: Citizenship Bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha today, and nine other top stories 11.12.2019 Scroll.in
Other headlines: Internet and SMS services shut down in Tripura for 48 hours, and Jharkhand HC granted bail to six arrested in Tabrez Ansari killing.
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The Daily Fix: Amit Shah’s Citizenship Bill is not about refugees – it is all about a Hindu Rashtra 11.12.2019 Scroll.in
His invocation of Partition made this amply clear.
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Shiv Sena adds twist to RS tale after backing CAB in Lok Sabha 11.12.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
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Tripura government resumes ration supplies to Bru refugees, to continue till March 2020 11.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Meanwhile, Mizoram Bru Displaced Peoples Forum General Secretary Bruno Msha called for a ‘permanent solution’ for the Bru refugees.
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11-hour bandh in North East to protest against CAB 10.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
11-hour bandh in North East to protest against CAB
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‘What a sham’: How newspapers reported the passage of Citizenship Bill 10.12.2019 Scroll.in
The front page of Indian dailies highlighted the heated discussions that took place in Lok Sabha on Monday.
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Don't give voting rights to illegal migrants - Shiv Sena 10.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Don't give voting rights to illegal migrants - Shiv Sena
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Citizenship Amendment Bill introduced in Lok Sabha 10.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Citizenship Amendment Bill introduced in Lok Sabha
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New Congress ally Shiv Sena votes with Govt 10.12.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
During the debate on the bill, the party had argued that refugees getting citizenship under the CAB should not be granted voting rights for 25 years. It said since the CAB has left out north-eastern states, the government should spell out in which states would the refugees getting citizenship be settled.
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Opposition tears into CAB, says what about Lanka, Myanmar Hindus 10.12.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
The brunt of the opposition attack, articulated by Congress, DMK, BSP and SP, was that while the bill discriminates against Muslims, it is biased against persecuted individuals including Hindus in Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Nepal which are not included in its ambit. Some members also alleged that CAB was designed to hide the failure of NRC in Assam.
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Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019 passed in Lok Sabha amid heavy debate 10.12.2019 DNA
The bill will now be tabled in Rajya Sabha to get its nod.
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