The opposition says the Bill violates Article 14 of the Indian Constitution — the Right to Equality.
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill passed in the Lok Sabha on Monday night after a daylong debate and heated exchanges between Amit Shah and Opposition MPs.
The bandh has been called jointly by all students’ organisations of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur and Tripura.
All the four accused in gruesome gangrape and murder case of a 26-year-old vet in Hyderabad have been killed during a police encounter.
A television actress, in a complaint filed with the Yamunanagar Police Station, said a junior artiste drugged and raped her in a hotel room. The accused is currently missing.
In an exclusive interview with India Today TV, yoga guru Ramdev said he believes 99 per cent Muslims in India are converted.
Anil Dhirubhai Ambani has resigned as the director of Reliance Communications.
A five-judge bench of the Supreme Court formed to resolve the Ayodhya dispute paved the way to build a temple through central government-monitored trust and ruled that Muslims must get alternate land to build a mosque.
PM Modi on Saturday tweeted a video where he is seen plogging — collecting plastic and putting it in a bag which he later handed over to a hotel staff standing nearby.
Shares of Vodafone Idea Ltd. and Bharti Airtel Ltd. surged after the wireless carrier controlled by billionaire Mukesh Ambani said it will end free voice calls on its network.