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World - International
3/11/2024 5:37:07 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government on Monday announced rules to implement a 2019 citizenship law that excludes Muslims, weeks before the Hindu nationalist leader seeks a third term in office.

Egypt - Politics
5/31/2023 10:49:18 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has ratified amendments to the Egyptian Nationality Law of 1975, allowing foreign minors born in Egypt to either a man or a woman born in the country or with an Egyptian origin to acquire citizenship.

Egypt - Politics
2/29/2020 3:07:57 PM
Al-Azhar called for the prevalence of the values of citizenship and the inclusion of all, and the rejection of all forms of religious and racial discrimination.

World - International
2/23/2020 8:11:49 PM

World - International
2/4/2020 12:39:58 PM

World - International
1/12/2020 3:27:20 PM

World - International
12/31/2019 11:52:00 AM
India has been rocked by protests since the govt passed legislation easing the way for non-Muslim minorities from neighbouring Muslim-majority nations to gain Indian citizenship

World - International
12/28/2019 2:47:43 PM
Rights groups have decried what they say have been mass detentions and excessive force in Uttar Pradesh, where officers have arrested more than 1,000 people

World - International
12/27/2019 3:32:32 PM
Mobile internet was blocked in about a third of the state, including in parts of the capital, Lucknow after deadly protests since the citizenship law was passed in Parliament earlier this month

Analysis -
12/26/2019 2:24:01 PM
While there is no threat to his big parliamentary majority, the 69-year-old Modi's reputation as a master strategist with his finger on the pulse of the people has taken a hit.

World - International
12/25/2019 8:23:26 PM

World - International
12/24/2019 9:15:00 AM
Modi has defended the new citizenship law and accused the opposition of pushing the country into a 'fear psychosis'

World - International
12/22/2019 1:18:21 PM
Many Indians feel that the CAA discriminates against Muslims and violates the country's secular constitution by making religion a test for citizenship

World - International
12/22/2019 10:52:24 AM
Anger has been growing over the law, approved by parliament on December 11, which gives religious minority members from three neighbouring countries an easier path to citizenship -- but not if they are Muslim

World - International
12/21/2019 12:21:56 PM
The on-going demonstrations are the strongest show of dissent against Modi's government since he was first elected in 2014

World - International
12/21/2019 11:53:33 AM

World - International
12/20/2019 4:17:39 PM
Police had banned a proposed march from India's largest mosque to an area near Parliament in the capital of New Delhi

World - International
12/19/2019 10:00:00 PM

Egypt - Politics
12/19/2019 3:19:56 PM
The law grants citizenship to non-Muslim migrants from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan who moved to India before 2015

World - International
12/18/2019 6:40:00 PM

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