Strongly opposing the Prevention of Communal Violence (Access to Justice and Reparations) Bill, 2013, in its present form, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today asked the Centre not to move it hastily and have wider consultations with the states. "I ... NDTV, 1 hour ago
Odisha CM urges PM not to move 'Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence Bill' in winter session of Parliament - OrissaDiary, 2 hours ago
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The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday termed the communal violence bill as "the most obnoxious piece of legislation in independent India", saying had it been in place earlier, it would have resulted in punishment of the members of only the majority community over the Muzaffarnagar riots. "The 2011 draft, which the National Advisory Council prepared, I have not the least doubt, is the most obnoxious peace of legislation in independent India," Arun Jaitley, the leader of opposition in Rajya ...Rediff.com, 4 hours ago Communal violence bill most obnoxious piece of legislation:BJP Business Standard, 5 hours ago Communal Violence Bill is an obnoxious piece of legislation: BJP India Today, 4 hours ago 'Communal Violence Bill Obnoxious Piece of Legislation' Outlook, 5 hours ago
Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader Jay Panda on Saturday refused to comment on the Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence Bill until the final draft is tabled in Parliament. He also said certain clauses in the bill, which have reportedly been changed by the ...Zee News, 6 hours ago
Yogesh Dewan from People's Research Society said that the bill provides safety to all the religious and language minorities from communal and targeted violence.Times of India, 7 hours ago
BJP anti-communal bill pitch likely to get shrillerAt a political level, BJP sees the bill as being part of an agenda driven by anti-Modi composition of the National Advisory Council headed by Sonia Gandhi.
NEW DELHI: Despite dilution, the bill on communal violence continues to face stiff resistance with the main opposition BJP likely to step up its challenge if Sunday's results to elections in four major states go its way. On Friday, Gujarat chief ...Times of India, 18 hours ago
The communal violence bill still founders on the fundamental question: what does it add? The communal violence bill was one of the earliest projects a freshly sworn-in UPA took on, in 2004. Conditioned by the Gujarat experience, it was meant to ...Indian Express, 16 hours ago
Rigorous life term for organised riots, three years imprisonment for hate propaganda and transfer of trial to other states are some key features of the communal violence bill drafted by the government. According to the provisions of the draft 'Prevention of ...Zee News, 1 day ago Life term, 3 years jail key features of communal bill Economic Times, 1 day ago Rigorous life term, 3 yrs jail key features of communal bill Business Standard, 1 day ago Rigorous Lifer, 3 Years' Jail Key Features of Communal Bill Outlook, 1 day ago
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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan writes to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over prevention of Communal Violence Bill, terms the bill regressive and one which runs counter to the spirit of constitutionTimesNow.tv, 1 day ago Chouhan also writes to PM, slams Communal Violence Bill Press Trust of India, 1 day ago Now Chouhan slams communal violence Bill Indian Express, 16 hours ago Shivraj Singh Chouhan also writes to PM, slams Communal Violence Bill Zee News, 1 day ago
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Modi also sweetly timed his letter to the Prime Minister and made its contents public a day after exit polls predicted a wipe out for the Congress in four key north Indian states.First Post.com, 1 day ago How Modi used the communal violence bill to his advantage First Post.com, 1 day ago
Bowing to pressure, govt reworks communal violence billBJP had attacked the original draft of the bill, saying it was loaded against the majority community and marked an assault on the powers of states.
NEW DELHI: The government on Thursday agreed to rework the Prevention of Communal Violence Bill, bowing to criticism from the BJP and regional parties. BJP had attacked the original draft of the bill, promised by the UPA in 2004, saying it was ...Times of India, 1 day ago Bowing to pressure govt reworks communal violence bill New Delhi News.Net, 1 day ago
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