India citizenship move shelved amid protest

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The lapsing of the bill is a major U-turn by India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party India’s government has quietly shelved a controversial amendment to its citizenship law after violent protests in the north-east of the country. The bill was aimed at helping Hindus and other minorities move to India from […]

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US border security deal reached to avert new shutdown

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Trump told supporters in El Paso, “we’re building the wall anyway” Democrats and Republicans have reached an agreement in principle over border security to fund the US government and avert another partial shutdown. The agreement contains only a fraction of the money President Donald Trump wants […]

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