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Police personnel stand guard outside Aligarh Muslim University as students protest against the passing of Citizenship Amendment Bill | PTI

AMU students invite cops for iftar after daylong fast for victims of CAA protest violence

The students observed a day-long fast in solidarity with the victims of violence during anti-CAA protests and offered prayers for them.
IIT-Kanpur

‘For peace on campus’ — IIT-Kanpur students’ e-magazine asked to take down article on CAA

IIT-Kanpur Deputy Director tells ThePrint action taken to maintain cordial atmosphere inside the campus.
UP anti-CAA protest and police

Panel to probe damage to public property during anti-CAA protests in Muzaffarnagar

40 cases of destruction of property have been registered and 73 people detained until now in connection with the anti-CAA protests in Muzaffarnagar.
Imran Khan

India will conduct some action to divert attention from its domestic issues, says Imran Khan

Pakistan PM Imran Khan's comments comes at a time an Indian Army personnel was killed in ceasefire violations. India has also been witnessing widespread protests to a newly amended citizenship law.
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Army chief wrong to criticise CAA protests. India doesn’t need a politicised military

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Police personnel clash with protesters demonstrating against CAA in Rampur on 21 December

Rampur issues notice to 28 people for property damages worth Rs 25 lakh during CAA protests

The UP district administration has given people seven days to respond, failing which, proceedings will be initiated to recover the money.
Modi in Lucknow

On CAA protests in UP, Modi says ‘vandals’ should know rights and duties go hand in hand

PM Modi, who was in Lucknow to unveil a statue of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, was critical of the people who damaged public property during the CAA protests in UP.
A man holds a placard 'No CAB, No NRC' at a protest against the amended citizenship law in old Delhi on 20 December 2019 | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint Photo

Those opposing CAA, NRC can be wiped out, says Haryana BJP MLA Leela Ram Gurjar

Speaking at an event, Kaithal MLA Leela Ram Gurjar said this was not Gandhi's or Nehru's India, but that of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah.
At Daryaganj Friday

Delhi court seeks response from police on bail pleas of 6 arrested in Daryaganj protest

Violence broke out in Daryaganj on 20 December when clashes between police and protesters turned violent, resulting in police using water canons and lathi-charging people.

On Camera

Hussain Shahis’ Krishna Bhakti, Mughals’ Mathura link — lesser-known facts about Muslim rulers

After the Ram Mandir bhoomi pujan, Right-wing commenters have claimed that 'rebuilding is a civilisational responsibility Indians owe to their ancestors'. This can't be more anachronistic.
Indian currency

Troubled NBFCs begin to show signs of revival after stimulus

Sound health of NBFCs is vital because they form backbone of Indian economy in lending to wide range of borrowers from small merchants to business giants.

Defence

IAF chief R.K. Bhadauria takes a sortie in HTT-40 last November | Twitter | @HALHQBLR

Defence Ministry clears purchase of indigenous basic trainer aircraft, upgrade of Israeli UAVs

HAL acquisition among projects worth Rs 8,722.38 crore to be cleared. The upgrade of Israeli Heron UAVs will include arming them, a need being pushed due to stand-off with China.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Modi redefined secularism with Ram Mandir as Hindu voters were fed up of Sonia-Left version

Assumptions that Indian secularism died with Ram Mandir bhoomi pujan are bunk. It is enshrined in the Constitution, and is worth preserving.