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Agartala (Tripura), Aug. 28 (ANI): The Youth Congress in Agartala staged a unique protest against inflation and against the state government's inaction to bring the prices of vegetables, including onions, under control.
Left front activists baton-charged during Howrah protest Aug 27, 5:40 pm
Howrah, Aug 27 (ANI): Left front activists were baton-charged in Howrah, West Bengal, for demanding the minimum support price (MSP).
Kejriwal shown black flags at Patna airport Aug 27, 9:28 am
Patna, Aug. 27 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was shown black flags by the protestors, who claimed to be the supporters of veteran social activist Anna Hazare, on his arrival at the Patna airport today.
Kolkata, Aug 25 (ANI): Social activist Saraswati Ghosh dubbed the Mangalore moral policing incident as 'shocking and unfortunate' and said that the people should instead react with the same force when it comes to incidents of eve-teasing.
Jaipur, Aug. 25 (ANI): Social activist Kavita Shrivastav on Tuesday said the accused in the Tilak Nagar eve-teasing case must undergo counseling.
Pramila Nesargi condemns Mangalore moral policing incident Aug 25, 12:27 pm
Bengaluru, Aug. 25 (ANI): Social activist Pramila Nesargi on Tuesday condemned the Mangalore moral policing incident where a youth from the minority community was beaten up for allegedly accompanying a Hindu girl, saying that every citizen has a fundamental right to move around with anyone irrespective of religion, region or sex.
Jesse Jackson `bans` daughter from using n-words in rap Aug 24, 11:27 am
Washington D.C., Aug. 24 (ANI): Jesse Jackson seems to be making some firm rules for her 16-year-old daughter as the activist has banned her from using n-words in her raps.
ISIS militants blow up Palmyra's ancient temple of Baalshamin Aug 24, 10:58 am
London, Aug 24 (ANI): Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has blown up Palmyra's ancient temple of Baalshamin that was primarily a Roman era artifact, built 2,000 years ago, said Syrian officials and activists.
US should understand Pak is not a normal state: J-K activist Aug 23, 12:04 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 23 (ANI): Asserting that the United States expects good neighbourly relations between India and Pakistan, Jammu and Kashmir activist Sushil Pandit on Sunday said Washington should understand that Islamabad is not a normal state.
Pakistan's Malala aces O'Level exams in UK Aug 21, 7:21 pm
London, Aug.21 (ANI): Pakistani-born child activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousufzai has aced O'Level Exams in the United Kingdom.
AIFB activists protest against Suresh Prabhu in Kolkata Aug 21, 3:26 pm
Kolkata, Aug. 21 (ANI): The All India Forward Bloc (AIFB) staged a demonstration against Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu here on Friday.
NSUI protests, demands FTII director's resignation Aug 21, 2:08 pm
Pune, Aug. 21 (ANI): National Students' Union of India activists on Friday gathered outside the Film and Television Institute of India to protest against its director Prashant Pathrabe demanding his resignation over recent arrest of five students.The NSUI alleged that Pathrabe is incapable of his post and thus, must resign.
J and K activist condemns India for holding NSA talks Aug 21, 12:27 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 21 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir activist Rashneek Kher on Friday condemned India's move on holding talks with Pakistan saying that he is content with the Ministry of External Affairs' advice to Pakistan not to meet Hurriyat leaders ahead of NSA- level talks
Anna's security beefed up after threat letter Aug 21, 11:16 am
Mumbai, Aug 21 (ANI): Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday approved Z-plus security for social activist Anna Hazare, who received a threat note yesterday.
Anna gets another threat letter, FIR lodged Aug 20, 11:02 pm
Mumbai, Aug 20 (ANI): Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday received a threat letter, for which an FIR has been lodged at Parner police station in Ahmednagar district.
Women activists slam Mulayam's 'gang-rape is impractical' remark Aug 19, 12:01 pm
Bengaluru/Jaipur, Aug. 19 (ANI): The women activists on Wednesday condemned Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's remark that 'gang-rape is impractical' and said that this was an attempt by him to tone down the number of similar cases being reported from Uttar Pradesh.
BJP warns that those disturbing peace in J-K will not be spared Aug 14, 4:28 pm
Jammu, Aug 14 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday condemned the unfurling of Pakistani flag by Dukhtaran-e -Millat (DeM) activists in Srinagar, saying those attempting to disturb peace in the valley would not be spared.
U.S. envoy to visit Sulabh International Aug 12, 2:14 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 12 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India, Richard R. Verma, will visit Sulabh International Social Service Organization on Thursday and meet social activist Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, who has received several national and international awards for his pioneering efforts in the field of sanitation in India.
Syrian rebels, govt forces agree 48-hour ceasefire in three towns Aug 12, 10:47 am
London, Aug 12 (ANI): Syrian rebel groups and pro-government forces have agreed a two-day long ceasefire in three towns in the country, said activists.
Bombay HC grants anticipatory bail to Teesta and her husband Aug 11, 4:18 pm
Mumbai, Aug 11 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand, who were booked by the CBI for allegedly collecting funds from abroad.
Joint CP Meena justifies police action against Yogendra Yadav Aug 11, 2:32 pm
New Delhi Aug 11 (ANI): Joint Commissioner of Police, M.K Meena, on Tuesday justified the action taken against activist Yogendra Yadav and said that everything has been done as per the law.
London, Aug. 11 (ANI): With almost two million views, it looks like Indian activist Sofia Ashraf's parody rap video against Hindustan Unilever titled 'Kodaikanal Won't' has pulled in a lot of veiwers.
Nepal's first transgender passport issued to rights activist Aug 11, 11:21 am
Kathmandu, Aug. 11 (ANI): In what signals a long-overdue respect for the country's transgender community, activist Monica Shahi has made history as Nepal's first citizen to carry a passport bearing a third gender.
HRW honours rights activists with 'Alison Des Forges Award' Aug 11, 10:25 am
New York, Aug. 11 (ANI): Four courageous and tireless advocates for human rights are the 2015 recipients of the prestigious Alison Des Forges Award for Extraordinary Activism, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday.
Ahmednagar (Maharashtra), Aug. 8 (ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare on Saturday said preparations have begun for his rally in Delhi on October 2 over the contentious Land Acquisition Bill and the implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) for defence personnel.
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