PROTESTS

TDP protests EC decision for re-poll

The EC on Wednesday ordered re-polling in five polling stations in Chandragiri constituency.

published on : 16th May 2019

Jammu and Kashmir police candidates protest delayed appointment

The protesters blocked the main road outside the official residence of Director General of Police near Bikram Chowk and sought intervention from the Governor. 

published on : 14th May 2019

Teenage Hindu girl's kidnapping sparks protest in Pakistan's Punjab

17-year-old Naina was kidnapped by an "influential" Muslim man with the help of his father and brothers last month and got her embraced Islam at a seminary.

published on : 18th April 2019

Civic sense will resonate this election: Activists

 Ever since the pro-Jallikattu protests of 2017 witnessed swarms of people uniting for a cause on the Marina beach and winning, there has been a spurt in civic activism in the city.

published on : 18th April 2019

Sudan army to make 'important' announcement after weeks of protests 

Crowds of demonstrators have spent five nights thronging the sprawling complex, singing and dancing to the tunes of revolutionary songs.

published on : 11th April 2019

After Delhi protests, 111 Tamil Nadu farmers gear up to enter the fray against PM Modi in Varanasi

The decision to contest the polls from Uttar Pradesh was to urge the BJP to include in their manifesto that their demands, including profitable prices for farm produce, would be fulfilled.

published on : 23rd March 2019

Tribal protester dead in clashes outside Vedanta refinery in Odisha

With tension prevailing in the region, the district administration has clamped prohibitory orders under section 144 of CrPC.

published on : 18th March 2019

‘Go back Modi’ slogan echoes in Vishakhapatnam; Left leaders arrested 

The leaders and workers were bundled into waiting vans and they were taken to a kalyana mandapam near barracks.

published on : 2nd March 2019

Arunachal CM Pema Khandu blames 'forces' behind violence

Stating that the issue "is closed", the chief minister hinted at a communication gap for which the latest government stand on the PRC had not reached the people and led to violence.

published on : 25th February 2019

Arunachal PRC bandh: Union minister Kiren Rijiju accuses Congress of 'instigating' people

He said CM Pema Khandu has clarified that the government was not bringing the bill on PRC but only tabling report of the Joint Hight Powered Committee comprising members and student organisations.

published on : 24th February 2019

Protests in Nepal against Pulwama terror attack

Hundreds of people gathered at Parsa, Majottari Rupandehi and other adjoining districts staged demonstration, condemning the attack and expressing solidarity with India, according to officials.

published on : 23rd February 2019

Arunachal PRC bandh: Curfew clamped, internet services suspended after mob violence

The violence broke out on the second day of a 48-hour bandh called by 18 organisations against the state government’s move to grant permanent resident certificate to six non-tribal communities.

published on : 23rd February 2019

WATCH | College of Engineering Thiruvananthapuram gives in to girls' protests; sexist timings relaxed

The ruling is a result of endless strikes and struggles by the students of the college, especially the group, Azadi.

published on : 22nd February 2019

After JNU, now DU bans protests on campus, student bodies call it dictatorial 

The advisory in this regard was issued by the university's proctor Neetu Sehgal on Saturday, directing students not to occupy premises of departments, library, administrative blocks

published on : 22nd February 2019

Anti-Sterlite violence: Green activist who accused cops of conniving with Sterlite Copper, goes missing 

On February 15, T Mugilan in a press meet said that two top police officials were present at the Thoothukudi Collector office much before the anti-Sterlite protesters could reach the complex.

published on : 18th February 2019
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