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Responding to a call by the Nitish Kumar-led NDA government, crores of people joined the gigantic human chain that stretched for an estimated 13,660 km and crisscrossed all the 38 districts.
The separatist camp had called for protest march on the 28th anniversary of "Gaw Kadal Massacre" in which 55 people were allegedly killed and many injured.
The protest by around 700 right-wing supporters comes as Dutch political parties gear up for local government elections in March.
A senior official in the HRD ministry, however, said that one possible option to avoid introducing major changes in NEET syllabus is possible by basing it only on the common portion of all curricula.
Maharashtra Swabhiman Party President Rane accused the Shiv Sena of threatening farmers and leaders opposing the upcoming mega-refinery project at Nanar in Konkan.
Protesters, including Vaishnavites, devotees of Lord Vishnu and members of Brahmin Association, gathered near South Taluk office in Chennai and raised slogans against Vairamuthu.
Over 50 activists arrested for staging protest against Union minister Anant Kumar Hegde in Kalaburagi
The arrested activists included Dalit leader Vithal Dodmani and leader of Janawadi Mahila Sanghatane Neela K, and many women activists.
University authorities gave a written assurance to form a panel to forward the demand of the students not to impose students’ council by diluting the existing students’ union.
Iran's former president Mohammad Khatami on Tuesday called on authorities to listen to popular demands after a wave of deadly unrest over economic woes.
JU students are demanding revocation of a bill that dissolves students’ unions by wresting authority on university executive councils to conduct student elections.
The agitating students are demanding immediate revocation of the bill, which had been passed in the West Bengal Assembly last year.
The release of Merera, chairman of the opposition Oromo Federalist Congress, has been a key demand of protesters from the country's largest ethnic group, the Oromos.
The protests, which began three weeks ago, were initially sparked by anger at the weak economy and official corruption.
Iran says 55 people are still being detained in the capital after hundreds were arrested during a wave of anti-government protests.
Telegram, which counts some 25 million users in Iran, was blocked on mobile phones during the five days of unrest that hit dozens of cities over the new year.