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13 October, 2018 2:28 PM Hospital Where GD Agarwal Died May Sue His Ashram For Defamation

The Matri Sadan ashram, that Ganga activist GD Agarwal was associated with has alleged the hospital was part of a conspiracy to kill him. The All India Institute Of Medical Sciences in Rishikesh, where environmentalist GD Agarwal died after a 110-day fast, has threatened to file a defamation case against the ashram with which he was associated for accusing 122

13 October, 2018 1:16 PM Sant Gopal Das, who is on indefinite fast to save River Ganga, admitted to AIIMS Rishikesh

This comes two days after activist GD Agarwal died who was also on an indefinite fast to save River Ganga. Rishikesh: Activist Sant Gopal Das, who is on an indefinite fast to save River Ganga, has on Saturday been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Uttarakhand's Rishikesh. This comes two days after veteran Environmental 406

12 October, 2018 10:49 AM Minimum wages in unorganised sector: SC dismisses Swami Agnivesh's plea

The Supreme Court Friday dismissed social activist  Swami Agnivesh's plea seeking minimum wages for around 50 crore workers in the unorganised sector. New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday dismissed social activist Swami Agnivesh's plea seeking minimum wages for around 50 crore workers in the unorganised sector. Refusing to entertain the petition, a two-bench 89

11 October, 2018 5:31 PM AAP Legislator HS Phoolka To Quit Punjab Assembly

Senior Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and legislator HS Phoolka has said he will resign from the Punjab assembly on Friday. Mr Phoolka is AAP legislator from the Dakha constituency in Ludhiana district and is a Delhi-based lawyer and activist. He had recently said that he would resign from the Assembly if the Congress government in Punjab did not act against 78

11 October, 2018 5:26 PM Ganga activist's death: Rahul Gandhi vows to take fight for clean river forward

Agarwal, also known as Swami Gyan Swaroop, was on a fast-unto-death for a clean Ganga. Congress President Rahul Gandhi condoled the death of environmental activist G D Agarwal, saying he sacrificed his life for the Ganga river and vowing to take his fight forward. "He sacrificed his life for saving the Ganga. Saving the river is equivalent to saving 116

11 October, 2018 11:44 AM Activist GD Agarwal, who was on fast to save Ganga, dies in Rishikesh

Uttarakhand: Activist GD Agarwal died on Thursday after suffering a heart attack in AIIMS Rishikesh in Uttarakhand. Agarwal was on an indefinite fast in Haridwar since June 22 in a bid to urge the government to clean river Ganga. The environmentalist, also known as Swami Gyan Swaroop Sanand, fasted for 109 days to save the Ganga. He was forcibly picked 83

9 October, 2018 5:22 PM SBI reports 1,329 fraud cases worth Rs 5,555 cr in Apr-Sep 2018

As many as 1,329 cases of fraud, involving an amount of Rs 5,555.48 crore, came to light in country's largest bank State Bank of India (SBI) in first six months of the current fiscal year, an RTI query has revealed. In response to a query of RTI activist Chandrashekhar Gaud, SBI said that 669 cases of fraud amounting to Rs 723.06 crore were reported 61

8 October, 2018 10:40 AM Nawaz Sharif Appears In Pak Court For His Remarks On 26/11 Mumbai Attacks

Former Pakistan premiers Nawaz Sharif and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, along with prominent journalist for Dawn newspaper Cyril Almeida, appeared before the full bench of the Lahore High Court on Monday. The Lahore High Court on Monday directed the federal government to file a reply on October 22 in a petition seeking action against ousted prime minister Nawaz 324

4 October, 2018 7:22 PM Taimoor Nagar murder: Delhi Police arrest three persons, two confess to committing crime

Rohtash Basoya was killed on Sunday in Delhi's Taimoor Nagar area. The Police on Thursday arrested three accused in connection with an anti-drug activist's murder four days ago in Delhi's Taimoor Nagar. The arrested were interrogated and two of them confessed the crime and their involvement in the murder case, news agency ANI reported. The two men who confessed 152

4 October, 2018 1:07 PM Bhima-Koregaon case: Bail application filed for activist Sudha Bhardwaj in Pune Sessions Court

Sudha Bhardwaj is currently under house arrest following the Supreme Court's order. New Delhi: A bail application has been filed for activist Sudha Bhardwaj in Pune Sessions Court on Thursday. Bhardwaj is one of the five rights activists arrested in connection with Bhima-Koregaon case. She is currently under house arrest following the Supreme Court's 247