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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.
The broken doors of new library | Photo: Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

‘Shocking violence’ — Harvard, Yale students & academics condemn police action in Jamia, AMU

Letter by students, alumni and academics from universities across US calls police action ‘gross violation of human rights’, asks Amit Shah to take necessary steps or resign.
People from northeastern states display placards during their protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. | PTI

J&K appoints nodal officers to assist its students across India amid citizenship law unrest

J&K administration also advises students to use social media cautiously and refrain from any activity which can disturb peace and harmony.

Revisiting Rs 1,000 notes, alternative career for Feroze Khan and Congress’ last chance

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.
Priyanka Gandhi - India Gate

Priyanka Gandhi stages sit-in dharna at India Gate, says country’s atmosphere is ‘bad’

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra held the dharna in a show of solidarity to the students carrying out protests against the citizenship law, and said the party will fight for the Constitution.
Police personnel stand guard outside Aligarh Muslim University as students protest against the passing of Citizenship Amendment Bill | PTI

21 arrested in connection with students-police clash over citizenship law at AMU

Internet services in Aligarh, Saharanpur and Meerut was suspended a day after protests broke out in certain parts of Uttar Pradesh, including at AMU, against the amended citizenship law.
Protests again Citizenship Amendment Bill | PTI

CPI(M) youth wing DYFI holds rally across Kerala over police action on Jamia, AMU students

Delhi Police used batons, teargas shells to disperse protesters and entered the Jamia university campus, where students were agitating against the Citizenship Act.

Delhi Police releases 50 Jamia students who were detained during protests

Of the 50 students, 35 were released from Kalkaji police station and 15 from New Friends Colony police station.

Jamia students’ protest was peaceful, violence started ‘after local residents entered university’

Jamia students claim local residents ‘hijacked’ their protest. Police say entered university campus while chasing miscreants. Schools in southeast Delhi shut on Monday.
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.

On Camera

Woman working on a laptop (Representational image) | Flickr

Is it ‘shirk from home’? Jury’s still out as Europe begins working from home again

There is no evidence yet of mass remote work’s impact in the longer term on company productivity, but the current outlook is mixed at best.

Harley Davidson to discontinue sales and manufacturing operations in India

Harley’s decision comes weeks after Toyota Motor Corp. said it won’t expand further in India due to the country’s high tax regime.

Defence

File photo of Army Chief General M.M. Naravane at Leh to review security situation and operational preparedness along the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh | Photo: Twitter/@adgpi

Indian soldiers at LAC have go-ahead to open fire in self-defence, India tells China

With no signs of disengagement on the ground in Ladakh, where India and China have been locked in a stand-off since April, both sides will stay dug in during the region’s bitter winter too.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Suspect all, fix all? Is that the motto of our new ‘National Suspicion State’?

It’s not just Modi government or BJP, but even state governments, judiciary are getting caught in a ‘we suspect all’ mindset. Is India becoming a National Suspicion State?