Keyword Results for   'activist'  
Assam protests infiltration of Bangladeshis in India  Jul 22, 2:40 pm
Guwahati (Assam), July 22 (ANI): Various activist groups, including tribal organisations and the All Assam Students Union (AASU) staged a protest in Assam against the state government for its inability to stop Bangladeshis from infiltrating into the state.
Kenya's military Twitter account hacked by group claiming to be 'Anonymous'   Jul 22, 2:02 pm
Johannesburg, July 22 (ANI): The Kenyan military's Twitter account was reportedly breached by hackers claiming to be from the international activist collective Anonymous.
Women rights activist Kavita Krishnan accuses Samajwadi party of encouraging rapes in UP  Jul 19, 4:22 pm
New Delhi, July 19 (ANI): Women rights activist Kavita Krishnan on Saturday accused the Samajwadi Party of encouraging rapes in Uttar Pradesh by making statements supporting such crimes.
Women rights activist condemns Karnataka govt.'s silence on minor's rape  Jul 19, 4:22 pm
New Delhi, July 19 (ANI): All India Progressive Women's Association (AIPWA) Secretary Kavita Krishnan criticised Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah for being silent over the rape case of a minor in Bangalore's school.
Denying a bigger crime: Annie Raja on Mulayam Singh Yadav  Jul 19, 1:26 pm
Lucknow, July 19 (ANI): Women rights activist Annie Raja on Saturday said that denying is a bigger crime over Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's statement that the least number of rapes take place in Uttar Pradesh.
Improvement in law and order cannot come without acceptance of its presence: Kiran Bedi  Jul 19, 1:26 pm
New Delhi, July 19 (ANI): Social activist and former senior police officer Kiran Bedi on Saturday said that till the time there is no acceptance of the bad situation, change cannot be brought about.
Bangalore competing with Delhi to become rape capital, says Abha Singh  Jul 19, 10:05 am
Mumbai, July 19 (ANI): Women's rights activist Abha Singh today said that the city of Bangalore seems to be competing with national capital Delhi to become the rape capital of the country.
Congress activists protest against Vaidik in Kanpur, terms him a traitor  Jul 15, 3:52 pm
Kanpur, July 15 (ANI): Congress workers staged a protest here on Tuesday against senior journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik over the issue of his meeting with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed.
BJP celebrates as Satish Upadhyay takes charge of Delhi unit  Jul 12, 11:52 am
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists celebrated the appointment of Satish Upadhyay as the president of the party's Delhi unit on Saturday.
Bokaro rape case: Leaders express strong indignation   Jul 11, 4:21 pm
New Delhi, July 11 (ANI): Political leaders and activists have reacted with outrage and shock over reports of a 10-year-old girl being raped on the order of the village panchayat in Bokaro's Swang Gulgulia Dhoura village.
JKLF activists hold Anti-Israel protest in Srinagar  Jul 11, 4:21 pm
Srinagar, July 11(ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) activists today held a protest march against Israeli action on people of Gaza in which scores of persons, including women and children, have been killed.
Something wrong with human system: Pramila Nesargi  Jul 11, 4:03 pm
Bangalore, July 11 (ANI): Senior lawyer and woman rights activists, Pramila Nesargi, said that there is something wrong with the whole human race of today.
Rape is crime against humanity, says Angelina Jolie   Jul 11, 10:51 am
London, July 11 (ANI): Angelina Jolie has said that rape is not a woman problem it's a crime against humanity.
Activists, politicians demand action in Bokaro rape case  Jul 11, 10:27 am
New Delhi, July 11 (ANI): Jagmati Sangwan, general secretary of the All India Women's Association (AIDWA), today strongly denounced the alleged rape of a 10-year-old girl in a Bokaro village at the orders of the village head.
Women activists protest outside parliament against Tapas Pal  Jul 7, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Activists in large numbers staged a protest against Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Tapas Pal over his recent anti-women remarks outside the parliament on Monday.
Abha Singh calls SC decision on Section 498A a landmark judgement  Jul 3, 2:49 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Advocate and women rights activist Abha Singh on Thursday said the Supreme Court has given a correct statement in saying that Section 498A of the Anti-Dowry Act is being misused.
Women rights activists denounce SC judgement on anti-dowry law  Jul 3, 2:49 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Women rights activist Saswati Ghosh on Thursday said the Supreme Court had passed a terrible judgement on the anti-dowry law.
Activists demand Shiv Sena MLA's arrest for threatening to strip woman  Jul 3, 2:49 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Women's rights activists have demanded the arrest of Shiv Sena MLA Prakash Bala Sawant for allegedly threatening to strip and thrash an elderly woman.
Fuel price hike fallout: Congress supporters stage protest in Raipur  Jul 1, 7:07 pm
Raipur (Chhattisgarh), July 1 (ANI): Congress activists staged protests here on Tuesday over recent hike in fuel prices.
Russia's LGBT community feels that it is still being increasingly marginalized  Jun 30, 12:49 pm
Moscow, June 30 (ANI): Russia's LGBT community is increasingly feeling that its rights are being repeatedly violated and its freedoms are being compromised even a year after the government passed a law banning "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations among minors", say human rights activists.
Social activists criticise Harsh Vardhan for ban of sex education comment   Jun 27, 4:49 pm
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): After suggesting marriage over condoms to prevent AIDS and suggesting the need for banning sex education, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan is being roundly criticised for giving such statements.
DU's VC and academic council not working with ego: Madhu Kishwar  Jun 27, 2:12 pm
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Activist Madhu Kishwar today said that Delhi University (DU) Vice Chancellor (VC) Dinesh Singh and Academic Council are not working with ego in the contentious case of the Four Year University Program (FYUP).
VC has not resigned, says Madhu Kishwar   Jun 24, 8:08 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Activist Madhu Kishwar Tuesday said that Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh has not resigned from the post, but added that pressure is being mounted on him to do so.
Congress worker's house attacked in Kashmir  Jun 21, 10:31 am
Sopore (Jammu and Kashmir), June 21 (ANI): Some unknown gunmen barged inside the house of Congress party activist Khazir Mohammad Naikoo in north Kashmir's Baramulla district Friday evening and opened heavy fire upon their family members.
Puppet shows and mobile phones help development efforts in Odisha's Maoist corridor  Jun 17, 2:24 pm
Malkangiri (Odisha), June 17 (ANI): Activists are using puppetry as a medium to spread awareness about the use of technology for development in the Maoist-hit areas of Odisha.