‘Communal politics’ has started on CAA; Law not to take away citizenship: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday said “communal politics” has resumed over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and some called for its repeal and asserted that the law is not about taking away citizenship. Rather it is about providing for Hindus, Sikhs and others. Persecuted minorities in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. Naqvi said that … Read more

Saudi Arabia grants citizenship to group of “talented” expatriates

Saudi Arabia has granted citizenship to a group of expatriates including doctors, clerics and academics, becoming the second Gulf Arab state this year to launch a formal naturalization program for foreigners with exceptional skills. State news agency SPA reported last week that the announcement follows a royal decree issued last Thursday that grants citizenship to … Read more