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- "If you give the BJP five more years, it will be devastating for the people of Assam. There will be no rights for the people." said Medha Patkar
Updated on Mar 25, 2021 04:29 PM IST
PTI | , Guwahati
Earlier this month, Delhi Police commissioner SN Shrivastava had said they had examined a large number of persons regardless of their religion and party affiliation and dismissing allegations that they were targeting a particular community.
Updated on Sep 25, 2020 07:48 AM IST
Over the next few weeks, around 80 groups of students and citizens will visit societies and slums to make people aware of various aspects of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), National Population Register (NPR) and the proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC), so that they can oppose it.
Updated on Feb 12, 2020 12:58 AM IST
, MumbaiYesha Kotak
Founder of the Narmada Bachao Andolan 34 years ago and co-founder of the National Alliance of People’s Movements, she is a strong advocate of causes of diverse sections like the tribals, dalits, farmers, labourers and women across different parts of India.
Updated on Sep 03, 2019 02:02 PM IST
Besides Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar, six other persons, including four women, also ended their fast after the talks, a senior official of the state’s public relations department said.
Updated on Sep 03, 2019 09:07 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal |HT Correspondent
However, district authorities said they could not confirm health status of sexagenarian Patkar while claiming that she was not allowing doctors at the site to examine her.
Updated on Sep 02, 2019 07:03 AM IST
Barwani/Bhopal |Press Trust of India
In 2014, despite losing from all 48 seats, AAP had created an impact in the state. This time despite announcing the formation of Maharashtra Samruddhi Aaghadi, at the last moment, the party decided it would not contest the polls.
Updated on Apr 27, 2019 10:36 AM IST
Mumbai | Naresh Kamath
Almost 45 days after residents of Mahul started their protest on a pavement in Vidyavihar near a slum from where they were evicted, they will be marching to the Mantralaya on Saturday to reach out to chief minister Devendra Fadnavis over their rehabilitation.
Published on Dec 15, 2018 12:45 AM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent, Mumbai
Petitioners have challenged the power of the states to introduce amendments that are conflicting with the central land acquisition law and want them to be declared as illegal.
Published on Dec 11, 2018 01:12 AM IST
Delhi chief minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal and others, including activist Medha Patkar and Meera Sanyal, were booked for allegedly holding a rally without prior permission from police.
Published on Sep 28, 2018 06:05 PM IST
Mumbai |Press Trust of India
Fishermen fear the Bhadbuth WeircumCauseway will rob them of their livelihood. It will cut off a unique ecosystem and after that, Narmada’s hilsa is expected to die out in three years
Updated on Apr 26, 2018 09:32 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Gayatri Jayaraman