Protest

West Bengal's Visva-Bharati varsity students protest against fee hike

One of the protesting students said that the university, which was set up by Asia's first Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore, has doubled the fee amount this year.

published on : 22nd May 2019

Six dead as Indonesian President's re-election sparks protest

The protestors were the supporters of the defeated presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto, who has said he will challenge the election results in the Constitutional Court for electoral fraud. 

published on : 22nd May 2019

150 protesting automobile workers in Sriperumbdur arrested

Around 150 workers and trade union leaders protesting at Chowel India Pvt Ltd, an automobile part manufacturing unit in Sriperumpudur, were arrested late on Sunday night.

published on : 21st May 2019

Thousands expected to protest abortion ban in Alabama

Women's reproductive rights defenders will gather to denounce the "Alabama Human Life Protection Act," or HB314, which virtually outlaws terminations.

published on : 19th May 2019

Four arrests in Russian LGBTQ protest 

Around 10 people took part in the protest as they marked the international day against homophobia and transphobia and were quickly surrounded by a group of riot police.

published on : 18th May 2019

Nizam’s kin protest as OU renames varsity library after Ambedkar

Activists had protested the renaming of Osmania University Library after Ambedkar

published on : 18th May 2019

Students, staff members of St Stephen's College stage protest against interference of church in student selection process

While protesters wore black bands and held posters demanding perseverance of academic integrity, students' union of prestigious college has written an open letter to the college principal.

published on : 17th May 2019

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

Truck drivers at Kochi Port withdraw protest

The Kochi Port truck drivers have withdrawn their boycott from Friday of the X-Ray scanner installed by the Customs authorities.

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

Another teenage girl raped even as Kashmir Valley seethes with anger

Police said the accused identified as 20-year-old Muhammad Aasif Wani was arrested.

published on : 14th May 2019

Will put pressure on CM to stop works: Anbumani Ramadoss

Anbumani was in the town to campaign for Ottapidaram (Reserved) candidate P Mohan on Monday. 

published on : 14th May 2019

Angry protesters shut down Kashmir Valley over rape of three-year-old

People in large numbers took to the streets across the state capital and other places demanding death penalty for the man accused of raping a three-year-old girl last week.

published on : 13th May 2019

WATCH | Telangana Congress leaders Hanumantha Rao, Nagesh Mudiraj publicly clash over chair

The commotion broke out during a meeting organised by the opposition parties at Indira Park to protest goof-up by the Telangana Board of Intermediate Examination in results declared.

published on : 11th May 2019

Another protest breaks out against CJI Gogoi in Bengaluru, 30 detained

At least 30 activists and lawyers who were protesting against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi were detained by the Ulsoor Gate police on Thursday.

published on : 10th May 2019
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