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Minister warns of post-Godhra situation in Karnataka if ‘patience of majority is tested’

Karnataka's minister for Tourism and Kannada Culture C.T. Ravi also said patience of the majority 'is not our weakness' in backdrop of citizenship law protests.
Aligarh Muslim University

Allowed police in campus during protest as ‘anti-social elements’ had infiltrated: AMU VC

In an open letter to students, Aligarh Muslim University's Vice Chancellor alleged that an angry mob had entered the campus on Sunday night, posing an imminent danger to students and property.
Assam protests against citizenship law

Injured infants in images viral on social media are not victims of Citizenship Act protests

Some social media users, including a member of BJP’s IT Cell, shared images of wounded children claiming they were injured during the Citizenship Act protests.
A broken display at the Jamia Millia University new library | Photo: Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

In pictures: Bloodstains, broken library doors and empty cafeteria of Jamia Millia Islamia

Delhi Police personnel allegedly entered Jamia Millia Islamia campus without permission Sunday and used force on students at the main library.

Mamata calls for non-BJP CM alliance to fight citizenship law, says NRC over my ‘dead body’

Mamata Banerjee blames Bengal violence on those 'paid by the BJP', makes a veiled reference to AIMIM, saying a ‘Muslim party’ was pushing community to vandalism.
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VHP to set up camps, help refugees get citizenship amid widespread protests against the law

VHP says camps will be set up across the country by the end of the month once the rules are notified by the government.
A police personnel fires tear gas to disperse protestors during a demonstration against the passing of Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) at Santragachi in Howrah district of West Bengal. | PTI

Mamata Banerjee holds emergency meeting over anti-citizenship law protests in West Bengal

West Bengal saw violent protests over the citizenship act for a third consecutive day with incidents of vandalism and arson being reported on Sunday.
People protest outside the Delhi Police headquarters on Sunday night | ThePrint

Delhi, Aligarh, Bengal — violent protests against citizenship law break out across India

While an uneasy calm prevailed in Assam, epicentre of the anti-citizenship law agitation, New Delhi saw students and police clash in several pockets of the capital.
Protests again Citizenship Amendment Bill | PTI

AMU students protest against citizenship law after Jamia clashes, police fire teargas

AMU Proctor Prof Afifullah Khan said some security personnel have been injured in the violence. Police have sealed all gates to the campus.
Policemen stand guard near Jamia Millia Islamia following the protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, in New Delhi, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. | PTI

Delhi Police entered university by force, beat up staff and students: Jamia proctor

Students claim the police entered the library and harassed them and some say they were detained, but police have yet to confirm it.

On Camera

A file photo of Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. | Photo: Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg

How France-Turkey’s probable but unlikely conflict has been shaped by Erdogan’s politics

In episode 604 of #CutTheClutter, Shekhar Gupta explains the recent France-Turkey conflict and the deeper implications of this row.
Rupee (Representational image) | Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg File photo

Tax revenues decline 22% in April-September, at one-fourth of full year target

Tax revenues declined 22 per cent from the year-ago period to Rs 4.58 lakh crore and were at 28 per cent of the full year target of Rs 16.36 lakh crore in the April-September period.

Defence

Army personnel during a parade (representational image) | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Army develops WhatsApp-like app for personnel to dodge risk of communication leaks

The Secure Application for Internet supports secure voice, text and video-calling services for Android platforms over the internet. It is end-to-end encrypted. 
Illustration: Soham Sen/ThePrint

Trump or Biden? Doesn’t matter to India-US ties as they’re in a full, strategic embrace

Pompeo & Esper’s visit to India for the 2+2 talks is proof that old hypocrisies are history, and supreme national interest has again driven a strategic choice.