Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his frequent foreign visits, the Sena said while India was witnessing dust storms, the PM, being mostly out of the country, might not be affected by it.
The government, all political parties, including the state BJP unit, and the NGOs opposed the Bill saying if legislated, the amendment will legalise thousands of Buddhists (Chakmas) who have illegally entered the state from Bangladesh.
A retired Army officer, after giving 30 years of his life to the nation’s security, has been accused of being an illegal immigrant from Bangladesh, and a case has been registered against him by the Assam police
Pakistan has granted nationality to at least 298 Indian emigrants in the last five years, according to the interior ministry
Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, wanted by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on terror charges, has applied for Malaysian citizenship, according to agency sources
Announcing sweeping changes to Australia's citizenship laws, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull today unveiled tighter requirements for new applicants, a move that follows the scrapping of the 457 visa program for foreign workers.
People belonging to Hindu and other minority communities of three neighbouring countries, including Pakistan, as Indian citizens have been drastically reduced to as low as Rs 100 from Rs 15,000. In a gazette notification,
Opposing Centre’s move to amend law to grant citizenship to Hindu Bangladeshi immigrants, prominent citizens and academicians here today said it would jeopardise peace and progress in Assam and the entire Northeast.
The US government has mistakenly granted citizenship to at least 858 immigrants from countries of concern to national security or with high rates of immigration fraud who had pending deportation orders
Tiruchirappalli (TN): AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today asserted her party would take “continuous steps” to attain a separate homeland for Tamils in Sri Lanka and demand that the Centre grant dual
New Delhi: On a day when Pakistani singer Adnan Sami was granted Indian citizenship by the Home Ministry, a large number of fans of Bengali writer Taslima Nasreen took to social media and requested Prime
Washington: Indian-American US presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has joined fellow Republican candidate Donald Trump in calling for an end to birthright citizenship for children born to illegal immigrants."We need to end birthright citizenship for illegal
London: Singer Natalie Imbruglia has revealed that she needed a tutor to pass her British citizenship test after failing it the first time around.The “Torn” hitmaker has revealed she passed the exam, but had to
New Delhi/Jammu: The Lok Sabha on Monday passed a bill that allows the Central government to notify that Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) card-holders shall be considered Overseas Citizen of India card-holders.The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill,
New Delhi: Ahead of the three-day meet of Indian diaspora in Gujarat, government today promulgated an ordinance that seeks to merge Person of Indian Origin (PIO) and Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) schemes, by which
New Delhi: The issue of dual citizenship, being faced by nearly 50,000 Goans, is likely to be settled soon with Home Minister Rajnath Singh today issuing an order to find a lasting solution to it
New Delhi: Hindus who have migrated to India from Pakistan will have to go through the usual process to get Indian citizenship and no special provisions are being made for this, the government said Wednesday.Responding
New Delhi: Global citizenship is becoming popular among the world's ultra wealthy and an increasing number of super-rich from Asia's two giants China and India are likely to trend this path in the coming years,
The rushed process in giving Australian citizenship to promising cricketer Fawad Ahmed has been questioned with a media report revealing that the Immigration Department thought the Pakistani's case for asylum was "borderline".Leg-spinner Ahmed was granted