India’s Supreme Court delays hearing citizenship law pleas

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s Supreme Court yesterday postponed hearing pleas challenging the constitutionality of a new citizenship law that has sparked opposition and massive protests across the country. The court said it would consider the pleas on January 22. Protests and widespread condemnation have been growing against the Citizenship Amendment Act, with demonstrations erupting in India over the last week. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin