Citizenship

Donald Trump seeks legal rationale to add citizenship in census

Donald Trump seeks legal rationale to add citizenship in census

US President Donald Trump has indicated that he might seek an executive order to place a citizenship question on the census, one of seve...Read More

Akshay Kumar thanks Kiren Rijiju for support in citizenship row

Akshay Kumar thanks Kiren Rijiju for support in citizenship row

Mumbai: Bollywood star Akshay Kumar has thanked Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju for supporting him amid a row over his citi...Read More

Home ministry issues notice to Rahul Gandhi over his citizenship

Home ministry issues notice to Rahul Gandhi over his citizenship

The Union home ministry has issued a notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi over his citizenship after receiving a complaint from Rajy...Read More

Saudi Arabia revokes citizenship of Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza

Saudi Arabia revokes citizenship of Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza

Dubai: Saudi Arabia announced Friday it had revoked the citizenship of Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who has becom...Read More

Bills introduced in House and Senate to remove per-country green card limits

Bills introduced in House and Senate to remove per-country green card limits

Washington: Powerful lawmakers in the US House of Representatives and the Senate have introduced identical legislations, which if  passed...Read More

US President Donald Trump assures ‘certainty’ path to citizenship for H1-B visa-holders

US President Donald Trump assures ‘certainty’ path to citizenship for H1-B visa-holders

New York: US President Donald Trump said Friday that he will change the H1-B visa system for professionals to ensure “certainty” and a pa...Read More

Government introduces Constitution Amendment Bill in Rajya Sabha

Government introduces Constitution Amendment Bill in Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: The government Wednesday introduced in Rajya Sabha a legislation to give 10 per cent quota in state jobs and educational insti...Read More

Citizenship Bill through Lok Sabha

Citizenship Bill through Lok Sabha

New Delhi: A proposed law to give citizenship to non-Muslims from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan was passed by the Lok Sabha on Tue...Read More

Australia to revoke  citizenship of terrorists

Australia to revoke citizenship of terrorists

Sydney: Australia will modify a law to revoke the citizenship of convicted terrorists with dual nationalities, irrespective of the severi...Read More

Melania Trump’s parents become US citizens through “chain migration” programme

Melania Trump’s parents become US citizens through “chain migration” programme

New York: US First Lady Melania Trump’s Slovenian parents have become American citizens after taking the citizenship oath during a ceremo...Read More

Mass deportation fear grips Muslims in Assam after release of draft NCR list

Mass deportation fear grips Muslims in Assam after release of draft NCR list

Guwahati: Fear of mass deportation from Assam has gripped 4 million people, mostly Muslims, who may be stripped of their citizenship if t...Read More

Over 40 lakh excluded from Assam NRC draft list, may face deportation if cannot prove their citizenship

Over 40 lakh excluded from Assam NRC draft list, may face deportation if cannot prove their citizenship

New Delhi: A staggering 40 lakh people in Assam have been left out of a draft list of citizens released on Monday; they face deportation ...Read More

Stage set for release of Assam’s final NRC draft today

Stage set for release of Assam’s final NRC draft today

Guwahati: The stage is set for the release of the second and final list of Indian citizens living in the state. But that also has nearly ...Read More

OZ Dy PM disqualified over dual citizenship

OZ Dy PM disqualified over dual citizenship

 Canberra : A court on Friday ruled that Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce and four other politicians were wrongly elected b...Read More

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US court dismisses lawsuit against H-1B lottery system

A US court has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged the lottery system for determining successful applicants for H-1B visas, the most soug...Read More

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Special provision for Goa’s candidates

New Delhi : A special change has been made in the nomination form for the Goans to ensure no one who has acquired the citizenship of Port...Read More

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Registration fee for Pak Hindus as Indian citizens cut

Jodhpur : The registration fees for Hindus and other minority community people from three neighbouring countries, including Pakistan, as ...Read More

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Govt to bring a number of bills in LS next week

New Delhi: The Transgender Persons Protection bill, Citizenship Amendment bill are among the legislations which will be brought next week...Read More

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Cabinet eases Citizenship rules for minority migrants

New Delhi : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to grant citizenship and various facilities available to the Indians to persons f...Read More

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N Korea sentences American for spying

Pyongyang : The Supreme Court of North Korea on Friday sentenced South Korean man with American citizenship to 10 years of hard labour fo...Read More

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