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26 December, 2017 10:33 AM Janasamanyara Vedike expresses support for farmers’ dharna

The Janasamanyara Vedike has expressed its support to the protest by farmers of the Mahadayi movement in front of the office of the Bharatiya Janata Party in Bengaluru. The farmers, who have been urging for the release of water from the Mahadayi to the Kalasa-Banduri canal, are demanding a discussion with the BJP State president B.S. Yeddyurappa on his commitment 11

12 October, 2017 7:00 AM Case against Hardik Patel for 'insulting' tri-colour withdrawn

Rajkot: The Gujarat government has withdrawn a case against Patel quota stir leader Hardik Patel for allegedly insulting the tri-colour nearly two years ago. Rajkot Collector Vikrant Pandey passed the order to withdraw the case against Hardik following instructions from the state government. "As per the instruction received from the state government 48

10 September, 2017 2:55 PM Gurugram schoolboy murder: Govt says willing to have CBI probe as parents stage protest

Hundreds of angry parents today staged a protest outside the Ryan International School here for a CBI probe into the murder of a seven-year-old school boy, a demand which the Haryana government expressed willingness to accept. GURUGRAM: Hundreds of angry parents on Sunday staged a protest outside the Ryan International School here for a CBI probe into the murder 48

10 September, 2017 2:40 PM School boys murder: Parents stage protest, Govt says willing

Gurgaon, Sep 10 (PTI) Hundreds of angry parents today staged a protest outside the Ryan International School here for a CBI probe into the murder of a seven-year-old school boy, a demand which the Haryana government expressed willingness to accept. A liquor shop, situated just 50 metres from the school, was set ablaze and some of the demonstrators threw 29

3 September, 2017 1:33 AM Medical aspirant's suicide: Protests erupt in Tamil Nadu

Almost all shops and commercial establishments in Senthurai taluk and Ariyalur town remained closed as a mark of respect to the deceased girl. ARIYALUR/CHENNAI/ COIMBATORE/MADURAI: Protests spiralled across the state on Saturday ,a day after S Anitha -a dalit girl who scored high marks in Class XII -ended her life apparently over her failure to land an MBBS seat as she could 91

2 September, 2017 7:36 PM Student’s death: Protests spiral across state

Ariyalur/Chennai/ Coimbatore: Protests spiralled across the state on Saturday, a day after S Anitha — a Dalit girl who scored high marks in Class 12 — ended her life apparently over her failure to land an MBBS seat as she could not crack the national eligibility-cum-entrance test. Almost all shops and commercial establishments in Senthurai taluk and Ariyalur 36

17 July, 2017 11:49 AM Bengal Government Fears Darjeeling Agitation May Turn Into An Underground Armed Movement

Senior police officers currently involved in controlling the law and order situation in Darjeeling have expressed fear of armed attack on them by the agitators. Several senior IPS officers have been sent to handle the situation in the hills, as an indefinite strike has been on in Darjeeling for the past one month in demand for a separate Gorkhaland state 68

16 July, 2017 6:08 PM Activists oppose GST on sanitary napkins

Numerous women activists, led by Pushpa Amaranath, member and former president, Mysuru Zilla Panchayat, staged a postcard agitation on Sunday demanding that the Union government withdraw GST on sanitary napkins forthwith. The agitators posted hundreds of letters to Union Minister Nirmala Sitaraman to withdraw GST on sanitary napkins and said that sanitary 50

12 July, 2017 6:42 PM Protests Over Gangster Anandpal Singh's Encounter Turn Violent In Rajasthan's Nagaur

A mob attacked a police team with stones and set a police vehicle on fire in Sanwarda village in Nagaur district late Wednesday evening, injuring 16 policemen. At least 16 policemen were injured, including a Superintendent of Police, as hundreds of protesters turned violent in a village in Rajasthan's Nagaur district on Wednesday. The villagers were demanding 99

12 July, 2017 8:54 AM Noida: Angry mob attacks Mahagun Moderne society over resident ‘beating up maid’ and 'holding her hostage'

Residents at Noida's Mahagun Moderne society in Sector 78 have denied allegations that a resident hit and held hostage a domestic help worker Dramatic scenes unfolded at the Mahagun Moderne society located in Noida’s Sector 78 today as an angry mob entered the premises of the residential society and ransacked it. A riot-like situation broke out early 6