Muslims in fear as police crack down in India’s heartland

“I find myself on the street, staring at the concrete path where my son Anas Ahmad bled to death,” Arshad Hussain says , leaning against the exposed brick walls of his house in Nehtaur, UP.

apnews.com/438b3ce98203991115b

Kerala homes: Not welcome posters

They begin in English by declaring “Revoke CAA, Reject NRC, Reject NPR” and then switch to Malayalam: “We are fully aware that this law is anti Constitution. BJP-RSS workers need not come here to explain this to us.
telegraphindia.com/india/keral

A Hindu-dominated TN village picks Muslim head

Mohammed Jiyavudeen secured 554 of the 1,360 votes polled in the village with 60 Muslim votes

In times of strife and threats of polarisation on communal lines, a village in Pudukottai district shows the way
timesofindia.indiatimes.com/ci

Rise of Indian Muslims: Constitution, Anthem- their only weapon

The ongoing stir over NRC & CAA has brought together not only Indian Muslims from across the nation, Activists from all walks irrespective of religion, artistes, intellectuals have stood up.

siasat.com/rise-indian-muslims

Aadhaar, voter ID card, Passport not proof of citizenship: Government officials

The clarification comes a day after a “government document” emerged on social media, indicating that voter ID be treated as proof of citizenship



newindianexpress.com/nation/20

India’s Citizenship Emergency

CAA law is part of a pattern of persecution of Muslims carried out by Indian PM Narendra Modi & his Bharatiya Janata Party, who seek to transform India from an avowedly secular, pluralistic country into a Hindu one.
t.co/PomY9kA208

If Muslims don’t react how will the BJP polarise India? And how will the BJP win elections without polarisation now that the economy has been destroyed?

With CAA-NRC, PM Narendra Modi & HM Amit Shah are pushing Indian Muslims to the wall
theprint.in/opinion/pushed-to- via @DilliDurAst

India Adopts the Tactic of Authoritarians: Shutting Down the Internet

India, the world’s largest democracy, shuts down the internet far more than any other country. This week, 60 million people — roughly the size of France — have no service.
nytimes.com/2019/12/17/world/a

Govt bats to retain Parsi jury system to protect customs

After enacting a law to make triple talaq a offence, the Centre told the SC that jury system needed to adjudicate matrimonial disputes, including divorce & child custody through a Parsi jury system
timesofindia.indiatimes.com/in

Beware disruptive turn ahead by @bhupeshbaghel

The Citizenship Act seems to be an aftermath of the National Register of Citizens conducted in Assam where out of the 19 lakh alleged illegal immigrants, apparently 14 lakh turned out to be non-Muslims.

telegraphindia.com/opinion/bew

Union HM Amit Shah has said the government is firm “like a rock” and there is “not even a little” chance of a rethink on the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.

The police crackdown inside Jamia Millia Islamia university was necessary to maintain law and order.
telegraphindia.com/india/firm-

“Pakistan’s Hindu community unanimously rejects this bill, which is tantamount to dividing India on communal lines,” Raja Asar Manglani, patron of the Pakistan Hindu Council

“This is a unanimous message & a true Hindu will never support this legislation”
tribune.com.pk/story/2119692/1

The people who are supporting CAA&NRC are the same people who supported demonetisation and GST, and they still didn't learn their lessons. They still believe that @NarendraModi will bring "Acche Din". They haven't realised that their Acche Din will never come.
@IndiasMuslims @Vishsai @KhanSaab @yehlog @unnikts

India hits the streets in support of Jamia, Citizenship Amendment Act

Students’ agitation over the Citizenship Amendment Bill escalated on Tuesday as universities and colleges across India took to the streets to back Jamia students.

indiatoday.in/mail-today/story

नागरिकता कानून: जामिया-AMU हिंसा से जुड़ी याचिका सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने की खारिज, कहा- हाईकोर्ट जाएं

शीर्ष अदालत (Supreme court) की पीठ ने नागरिकता कानून के खिलाफ प्रदर्शनो में हुई हिंसा पे सारी याचिकाएं रद्द की।


hindi.news18.com/news/nation/v

: दिल्ली के जाफराबाद में भड़की हिंसा, कई वाहनों में तोड़फोड़, पुलिस ने दागे आंसू गैस के गोले

दिल्ली पुलिस ने भीड़ को नियंत्रित करने के लिए आंसू गैस (Tear Gas) के गोले दागे हैं. हालात पर नज़र बनाए रखने के लिए ड्रोन (Drone) मंगवाए गए हैं.
hindi.news18.com/news/delhi/in

No question of linking CAA to NRC: Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

NRC hasn't been finalised yet. There is no question of joining CAA with NRC as the draft is yet to be completed, Ravi Shankar Prasad has said at Agenda AajTak.
indiatoday.in/india/story/no-q

Sushant Singh quits Savdhaan India amidst CAA and Jamia protests

Actor @sushant_says, who has been part of the show as its host since 2011 shared the news on Twitter, hinting that his participation in the protests may have been the reason behind his exit
timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tv

Hartal against CAA: Sporadic violence in Kerala, more than 200 detained

In Kollam, around 5 buses were vandalised and protesters blocked the highway near the railway station.

thenewsminute.com/article/hart

Harvard students write to Indian govt, express support for CAA protesters

The letter also called the CAA a “deeply regrettable act of legislation”.


thenewsminute.com/article/harv

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