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Bangladeshi professionals take to streets to protest against strike called by BNP  Jan 25, 1:28 pm
Dhaka (Bangladesh), Jan. 25 (ANI): Hundreds of working professionals gathered in Dhaka to protest against alleged 'militant activities' by political activists during a countrywide strike and blockade called by the opposition, Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP).
Syrian govt airstrikes kill 30 including six children in Damascus  Jan 24, 1:40 pm
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Syrian government's airstrikes by its warplanes near the capital Damascus has killed more than 30 people including six children, said an activist group.
Human Rights activist Irom Sharmila re-arrested in Manipur  Jan 24, 10:33 am
Imphal (Manipur), Jan. 24 (ANI): Human rights activist Irom Chanu Sharmila has re-arrested after a local court rejected her charges of attempt to suicide and ordered her immediate release from custody.
Rights Activist Irom Sharmila released from prison  Jan 23, 9:47 am
Imphal, Jan.23 (ANI): Human Rights Activist Irom Chanu Sharmila was released on Thursday evening after a local court rejected her charges of attempt to suicide and ordered her immediate release form custody.
Cops fear radical Lal Masjid activists regrouping to carry out terror activities in Pak  Jan 21, 3:59 pm
Islamabad, Jan 21 (ANI): The police in Pakistan's federal capital, Islamabad, are on the look-out for ex-Ghazi Force activists affiliated with Lal Masjid amid intelligence reports that the former seminary students are contacting each other in an attempt to reactivate the group.
Saudi Arabia expresses concern over rising number of unmarried women  Jan 20, 4:25 pm
Dubai, Jan 20 (ANI): Expressing concern over the growing number of unmarried women in Saudi Arabia, Saudis have called for radical solutions that would help address the phenomenon.
BJP names Kiran Bedi CM candidate for Delhi polls  Jan 20, 8:40 am
New Delhi, Jan. 20 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has named former Indian Police Service (IPS) officer and activist Kiran Bedi as its chief ministerial candidate for the February 7 Delhi Assembly elections.
Binny joins BJP, accuses AAP of using Anna Hazare for political gains  Jan 18, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 18 (ANI): Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Vinod Kumar Binny on Sunday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and accused his former party of using social activist Anna Hazare for political gains.
Every child has right to take advantage of all facilities: Child rights activist  Jan 17, 2:42 pm
Bhopal, Jan. 17 (ANI): Child rights activist Archana Sahay on Saturday condemned the incident of an underprivileged child being thrown out of a McDonalds restaurant in Pune, saying every child had the right to access all amenities.
Kiran Bedi likely to join BJP  Jan 15, 1:11 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 15 (ANI): Former IPS officer and social activist Kiran Bedi is likely to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Activists protest against kite flying with glass strings  Jan 14, 11:17 am
Vadodara, Jan. 14 (ANI): Social activists protested in Gujarat against the killing and maiming of hundreds of birds with glass coated kite strings during the celebration of International Kite Festival.
Goa Minister Tawadkar's statement unfortunate: LGBT rights activist  Jan 13, 9:17 am
New Delhi, Jan. 13 (ANI): The Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) rights activist Anand Grover on Monday said that the statement made by Goa Sports Minister Ramesh Tawadkar to set up centres to make LGBT youth 'normal' is unfortunate.
Government using 'bullying tactics', alleges Greenpeace activist  Jan 12, 12:34 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): Greenpeace activist Priya Pillai, who was barred from boarding a flight to London, on Monday alleged that her organisation was being targeted by the Government, accusing it of using 'bullying tactics'.
Greenpeace activist says she was 'offloaded' at Delhi Airport  Jan 12, 8:51 am
New Delhi, Jan.12 (ANI): A Greenpeace India member was barred from boarding a flight to London on Sunday.
Women activists condemn Gurdaspur school teacher for alleged strip searching  Jan 11, 12:34 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 11 (ANI): Women activists on Sunday strongly condemned the female teacher of a government school in Gurdaspur District for allegedly stripping 13 girl students.
Bangalore school molestation: Authorities not curbing sexual violence, say activists  Jan 7, 3:28 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 7 (ANI): Social activists on Wednesday condemned the latest case of sexual violence to emerge from a school in Bangalore, alleging that authorities are not taking the correct measures to curtail such incidents from taking place.
Lawyer Abha Singh disapproves of repeated furloughs sought by actor Sanjay Dutt  Jan 7, 2:22 pm
Lucknow, Jan. 7 (ANI): Expressing her disapproval over the repeated furloughs being sought by actor Sanjay Dutt, senior advocate and women's rights activist Abha Singh on Wednesday said such leniency granted to the latter clearly shows the misuse of power and money.
Surprised FIR doesn't name Tharoor in Sunanda death case, says Madhu Kishwar   Jan 6, 9:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 6 (ANI): Activist Madhu Kishwar on Tuesday said that it was surprising that former union minister Shashi Tharoor's name was nowhere mentioned in the FIR registered by the police, in his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death case.
South Korean activist to drop DVDs of "The Interview" into North Korea via balloons  Jan 2, 3:14 pm
Washington, Jan 02 (ANI): A South Korean activist is planning to balloon drop DVD's of Sony's "The Interview" movie in North Korea.
With 76,000 deaths in Syrian conflict 2014 becomes deadliest in 4 years  Jan 2, 11:24 am
London, Jan 02 (ANI): Over 76,000 people have been killed in the Syrian conflict in the year 2014 marking it as the deadliest year yet in the country's four year conflict, said activists.
BJP celebrates Amit Shah's acquittal in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case  Dec 30, 5:32 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists rejoiced after the court accepted the acquittal of party president Amit Shah in connection with the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case.
Social Activist pulls up Akhilesh govt. in UP following Meerut gangrape  Dec 30, 11:30 am
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): Terming the incident of rape of a 22-year-old woman in Meerut as shameful, Social Activist Ranjana Kumari on Tuesday pulled up the Akhilesh Yadav-led government in Uttar Pradesh and demanded for ensuring better women's safety in that state.
Barrel bombs kill 40 in IS territories in Syria  Dec 27, 9:38 am
London, Dec 27 (ANI): Almost 40 people have died in the Islamic State (IS)-held areas in northeastern Syria as the country's planes and helicopters dropped barrel bombs, said activists.
Activist terms BJP important factor for Govt. formation in J-K  Dec 23, 2:46 pm
Noida, Dec. 23 (ANI): Amid the ongoing counting of votes for the Jammu and Kashmir assembly election, social activist Ashoke Pandit on Tuesday termed the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) as an important factor for government formation in the state.
Bodh Gaya blast: Charges framed against three SIMI activists  Dec 20, 9:45 am
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): A court in Patna has framed charges against three people, including Haider Ali alias black beauty, for allegedly being involved in Bodhgaya serial blasts.