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Part 2: In 2019 Lok Sabha polls, will people of Assam & Bengal go through a 'nationality' test?

This segment of Zee News brings to you discussion on concurrent issues. Today's topic for debate is- In 2019 Lok Sabha polls, will people of Assam & Bengal go through a 'nationality' test? Watch this debate to know more.

Apr 12, 2019, 12:30 PM IST

In 2019 Lok Sabha polls, will people of Assam & Bengal go through a 'nationality' test?

This segment of Zee News brings to you discussion on concurrent issues. Today's topic for debate is- In 2019 Lok Sabha polls, will people of Assam & Bengal go through a 'nationality' test? Watch this debate to know more.

Apr 12, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Lok Sabha Polls 2019: Watch today's top electoral promises

Watch today's top electoral promises by the leaders contesting for Lok Sabha polls 2019

Apr 08, 2019, 19:58 PM IST

Election Top 10: Watch top 10 news of general elections

Watch top 10 news of general elections. To know more watch the video

Apr 08, 2019, 19:22 PM IST

Celebrations in Assam, Tripura as Citizenship Bill not tabled in Rajya Sabha

The Budget session was the last Parliament session of the present government as the Lok Sabha polls are due this summer.

Feb 14, 2019, 13:53 PM IST

Last day of Budget session today, Centre to move triple talaq, Citizenship bill in Rajya Sabha today

The Winter Session of Parliament will come coming to an end on Wednesday.

Feb 13, 2019, 06:21 AM IST

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 provisions clarified to leaders of North East states: Centre

Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said several steps have been taken to preserve the cultural, social and linguistic identity, and the heritage of the northeastern people, in the Bill.

Feb 12, 2019, 22:55 PM IST

Prohibitory orders imposed in Imphal districts amid protests over Citizenship Bill

Mobile internet services have been suspended indefinitely. Security has been strengthened in the residences of MLAs and ministers, including that of Chief Minister N Biren Singh.

Feb 12, 2019, 13:39 PM IST

Citizenship Amendment Bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha today, tension mounts in Northeast

The Bill, which was passed by the Lok Sabha on January 8, led to widespread protests across the north-eastern states.

Feb 12, 2019, 06:57 AM IST

Arunachal CM against tabling Citizenship Bill in Rajya Sabha

Khandu, who is heading a BJP government in the border state, had been so far defending the bill which is facing strong opposition from civil society groups and the opposition Congress in his state and across the northeast.

Feb 12, 2019, 06:51 AM IST

Citizenship bill stir: Six women injured in clash with cops in Manipur

The women vendors at the market here had put up posters and banners and set up tents, blocking roads, to press for their demand.

Feb 11, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

10-hour bandh over Citizenship Bill disrupts normal life in Nagaland

Schools and markets remained closed, vehicles were off the roads and people stayed indoors during the bandh which began at 6 AM.

Feb 11, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Manipur women vendors on strike protesting against Citizenship Bill

A similar strike was imposed in Assam on Saturday after Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Guwahati on Friday to start his two-day visit to Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Tripura. 

Feb 09, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Black flags shown to PM Modi for second consecutive day in Assam

The Prime Minister, who is on a two-day visit to the Northeast, arrived in Assam on Friday evening.

Feb 09, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Unnecessary disturbance being created over Citizenship bill: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal

"It is not right to unnecessarily create social disturbance... Polls will come and go, but we (Assam govt) will not harm the indigenous people," he said.

Feb 01, 2019, 21:08 PM IST

Assam: BJP Tinsukia chief attacked, brutally beaten as protest against Citizenship Bill turns violent

Moran was rushed to the hospital where he was administered first aid and his condition is stated to be stable.

Jan 31, 2019, 21:45 PM IST

Manipur CM asks people not to panic over Citizenship bill

The recently formed Manipur People Against Citizenship Amendment Bill (MPACAB), with representation from 66 organisations, has called the general strike demanding the controversial bill be withdrawn.

Jan 30, 2019, 18:17 PM IST

Nagaland Cabinet rejects citizenship bill

BJP and alliance to meet on Tuesday to discuss over the bill.

Jan 29, 2019, 14:46 PM IST

JDU, 10 Northeast political parties join hands to protest against citizenship bill

Ten political parties of northeast along with Janata Dal (United) joined hands on Tuesday to unanimously to oppose Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016.

Jan 29, 2019, 14:42 PM IST

JD(U) to vote against citizenship bill in Rajya Sabha, confirms K C Tyagi

The JD(U) leader also slammed the Congress for staging a walkout from the Lok Sabha when the bill was being put to vote, saying it was a "farce" and "tantamount to support".

Jan 21, 2019, 06:38 AM IST