CAB: UN chief wants laws to be non-discriminatory

By Arul Louis United Nations, Dec 11 : Secretary-General Antonio Guterres wants laws to be non-discriminatory, but will not comment on India’s Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) while the legislative process is still underway, according to his spokesperson. Asked at the daily briefing on Tuesday by a reporter about the bill that was passed on Monday […]

US House panel tweets against India’s Citizenship Bill

New Delhi/Washington, Dec 10 : The House Foreign Affairs Committee of the US House of Representatives has voiced its apparent disapproval of the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) that proposes granting Indian citizenship for non-Muslim minorities from countries such as Pakistan and Bangladesh. Early on Tuesday, the contentious Bill pushed by the BJP-led government, cleared the […]