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India's top court gives govt more time to explain divisive citizenship law

India's top court gives govt more time to explain divisive citizenship law

India's Supreme Court declined calls to suspend the implementation of a new citizenship law on Wednesday, deciding that a constitutional bench of five judges was needed to hear all the challenges to legislation

Indian protesters condemn Modi visit as citizenship law demos rage

Indian protesters condemn Modi visit as citizenship law demos rage

Thousands of angry protesters took to the streets to tell India's leader he was unwelcome in Kolkata on Saturday, in the latest rally against a citizenship law that critics say discriminates against Muslims.

Huge march in southern India to protest citizenship law

Huge march in southern India to protest citizenship law

Over one hundred thousand protesters, many carrying the Indian tricolour flag, took part in a peaceful march in the southern city of Hyderabad on Saturday

Thousands protest in rival demonstrations over new India law

Thousands protest in rival demonstrations over new India law

Thousands protested in rival demonstrations in India Friday as tensions deepen over a citizenship law seen as anti-Muslim

Blindspot to backlash: India’s Modi and party misread the mood

Blindspot to backlash: India’s Modi and party misread the mood

Huge protests in India against a citizenship law seen by many as anti-Muslim have wrong-footed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sent his Hindu nationalist party scrambling to douse the anger.

Director urges Bollywood stars to break silence over citizenship law, violence

Director urges Bollywood stars to break silence over citizenship law, violence

One of Bollywood's leading directors called on three superstar actors to break their silence about a new citizenship law that has triggered riots in India, saying they could influence millions of fans.

India's opposition parties hold protests against citizenship law

India's opposition parties hold protests against citizenship law

Opposition parties in India are holding protest rallies on Monday against a controversial citizenship law backed strongly by the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

Modi says citizenship law not anti-Muslim as protests continue across India

Modi says citizenship law not anti-Muslim as protests continue across India

Following days of violent, sometimes deadly protests across India against a new citizenship law critics say discriminates against Muslims, Prime Minister Narendra Modi led a rally