Trivandrum : ED arrests Campus Front Of India’s general secretary Rauf Shareef

New Delhi: In an attempt to suppress the voice of dissent the Enforcement Directorate has arrested  Rauf Shareef , national general secretary  Campus Front of India (CFI) on  Saturday  from the Trivandrum International Airport when he was going to board an international flight. CFI is the students wing of the Popular Front of India (PFI). According to reports, his arrest was made under sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). On December 3, ED had carried out searches at 26 locations across nine states at offices and residences…

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Minority Welfare Society felicitates meritorious students

By MM Special Correspondent Guwahati, Dec 13: 27 meritorious performers at various HSLC & HS Board examinations conducted by both CBSE & SEBA were felicitated by the Minority Welfare Society (MWS) at a function held at the Murshidul Alam Memorial Hall at Nabamilan Path Dispur in Guwahati on Sunday. It may be mentioned here that MWS is a social organisation of minority community people who trace their origin to the Barak Valley but are now settled in Guwahati on account of professional or vocational reasons. MWS connects more than 5,000…

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Yogi govt. challenges Dr Kafeel Khan’s release in Supreme Court

The Uttar Pradesh government, which is led by Hindu right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party, has filed a plea in the Supreme Court challenging the Allahabad High Court order that ordered Dr Kafeel Khan’s release and revoked NSA charges invoked against him in connection with a speech he had delivered against the Citizenship Amendment Act in Aligarh Muslim University. The petition State of UP and others v Nuzhat Parween (mother of Dr Khan), filed on October 26, is likely to be listed before the Supreme Court on December 17, as per information…

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CAA: Discriminatory law that will break common fabric of communities

By Abdur Rahman  The Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, which was passed exactly one year ago by the Parliament, seeks to provide Indian citizenship to all non-Muslims who entered India from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan until December 31, 2014. The Act which amended the Citizenship Act, 1955 aims to give or take away citizenship on the basis of religious identity of a person. Prima facie it violates Article 14, 15 and 25 of the Constitution. This is against the very basic ‘Equality before Law’ of the Constitution. It runs against the…

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Massive protests across the country against ED raids on PFI offices and leaders

By Special Correspondent New Delhi:  Expressing their outrage over the ED raids on the offices and houses of Popular Front, members and supporters of the organization on Saturday took out massive rallies at various parts of the country.  They demanded that the BJP-led central government must desist from using agencies against Popular Front to serve its political ends. Hundreds of people including women and children joined the protest marches. At Kochi, Kerala, the march to the regional office of the Enforcement Directorate was stopped by police. In Rajasthan’s Bhilwara, the…

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