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Citizenship bill stirs protest in northeast India

by Breaking Timeson December 10, 2019
The legislation, set to go before the upper house on Wednesday, will fast-track citizenship claims from refugees from three neighbouring countries — but not if they are Muslim. For Islamic groups, the opposition, rights groups and others fits into Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist agenda to marginalise India’s 200 million Muslims — something he […]