Friday, July 19, 2019
Bahrain gives back citizenship of ۹۲ Shia dissidents, upholds their jail terms
On Sunday, the Court of Cassation, Bahrain's highest court, "overturned the decision to strip the ۹۲ people of their citizenship. The source further said that ۹۶ of the defendants were also fined ۱۰۰,۰۰۰ Bahraini dinars (۲۶۵,۰۰۰ dollars) each.
2019/7/1 - 07:00
Malaysia calls for "justice" and citizenship for Rohingya Muslims
Myanmar does not recognise the Rohingya as citizens, instead officially labelling them "Bengalis", short-hand for illegal immigrants from neighbouring Bangladesh.
2019/6/22 - 21:11
India's lower house passes citizenship bill excluding Muslims
India's lower house passed on Tuesday legislation that will grant citizenship to members of certain religious minorities but not Muslims, sparking protests in the country's northeast. In Assam, the All Assam Students Union vandalized offices of Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and set banners and posters on fire.
2019/1/10 - 22:40
Muslim fishermen who saved lives in Wildfire granted Greek citizenship
The Muslim migrants who saved lives during Athens wildfire last July have been granted Greek citizenship in a ceremony attended by the Greek President.
2019/1/3 - 23:01
Muslim couple denied Swiss citizenship over handshake refusal
The Swiss city of Lausanne blocked a Muslim couple's bid to become Swiss nationals over their refusal to shake hands with members of the opposite sex.
2018/8/18 - 22:00
Muslim survivors of Indian massacre shaken by citizenship test
Thirty-six years after losing his parents, sister and a four-year-old daughter in one of India’s worst sectarian massacres, Abdul Suban says he is still trying to prove he’s a citizen of the Hindu-majority nation.
2018/7/29 - 23:00
۱۷-year-old Bahraini detainee goes on hunger strike
۱۷-year-old Bahraini detainee Haidar Al-Mulla has reportedly gone on hunger strike after spending weeks in solitary confinement.
2018/6/27 - 18:05