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Bandh to protest Citizenship Amendment Bill likely to affect Assam, neighbouring states

The bill seeks to amend the Citizenship Act 1955 to grant Indian citizenship to people from minority communities from Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan after six years of residence in India instead of 12 even if they don't possess any proper document.

Jan 07, 2019, 23:56 PM IST

3.5 million North Koreans sign up to fight against US

North Korea has a population of 25 million, with an army of between 700,000 and 1.3 million members.

 

Aug 12, 2017, 13:00 PM IST

Four of six Japanese detained in China return to Japan

A maritime territorial dispute over small islands in the East China Sea has in recent years added to the suspicion between the two sides.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 12:18 PM IST

STUPENDOUS! Manchester City fan gets 2012 title winning moments' famous commentary tattooed

Fans do all sort of things to remember their favourite moments, But a Manchester City fan exceeded all norms by etching the club's 2012 title winning moments, as expressed in the commentary of Martin Tyler.

Sep 11, 2015, 19:20 PM IST

China to move its citizens in Iraq to safer places

China today said it would move some of its citizens in Iraq a key energy provider to the Asian giant away from danger zones amid an intensifying insurgency.

Jun 19, 2014, 17:47 PM IST

US warns citizens on Yemen as protests swell

US warned citizens in Yemen to consider departing as protests pick momentum.

Mar 06, 2011, 19:55 PM IST

Staying away from Census makes one non-citizen: Mizo CM

The Mizoram government on Saturday
dubbed as "non-citizens" the section of the state`s Christian
population staying away from the Census process due to a
superstition.

Feb 19, 2011, 19:19 PM IST

Citizen has no fundamental right to sell liquor: SC

The Supreme Court has ruled that
a citizen has no fundamental right to engage in the sale of
liquor as government alone has the right to regulate the
business in public interest.

Mar 31, 2010, 00:10 AM IST

In Madhya Pradesh every citizen carries a loan of Rs 8,966

Madhya Pradesh government has a
debt of Rs 54,111 crore as on March 31, 2009, which means Rs
8,966 per person in the state according to the 2001 census,
Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister Raghavji said in the Assembly.

Mar 09, 2010, 15:36 PM IST