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Elgaar Parishad probe: NHRC notice to Maharashtra govt, police chief

“On the basis of the media reports, the Commission has observed that it appears, the standard operating procedure in connection with these arrests has not been properly followed by the police authorities, which may amount to violation of their human rights, the NHRC said.

Stars and gripes

PM’s caution against influence of ‘five-star activists’ on judiciary touches off questions, anxieties.


PIL challenges 'Z' security to Mukesh Ambani

Vikhroli activists Nitin Deshpande and Vikrant Karnik filed a PIL in Bombay High Court (HC) Monday challenging the ‘Z’ security provided by Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani.

Briefly World: Lieberman to return as Israel FM

The Israeli cabinet approved the return of far-right leader Avigdor Lieberman.

1 killed,20 hurt in Bangla Jamaat demonstrations

Police used night sticks,tear gas and rubber bullets

No response to Deo letter,activists eye legal remedy

V K C Deo,in his letter had said forest clearance to Mahan Coal Block was a blatant violation of the FRA


Arrests trigger siege of court in Darjeeling

Police arrested 16 Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leaders,including four activists of the party’s women outfit

Breaking the seal on drug research

A band of researchers and activists is pushing the world’s biggest pharmaceutical companies to open their clinical trial records

Team to visit tribals

The pallisabha started last week and so far tribals and other traditional forest dwellers in five villages have thumbed down the project

Ahmedabad to host anti-nuclear meet

Dozens of activists opposing the proposed nuclear power plants across the country are landing in Ahmedabad to participate in a two-day event

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Bajrang Dal activists protest outside Banga Bhawan over Malda incident

New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Bajrang Dal activists on Friday staged a protest outside Banga Bhawan in Delhi over Malda incident. The protesters set an effigy on fire and demanded for justice. Communal clashes broke out in Kaliachawk last week when various Muslim groups called a meeting to protest remarks allegedly made by a Hindu leader in Uttar Pradesh about the Prophet.

Police detain activists protesting against Ram Janmabhoomi seminar

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Police officials on Saturday detained activists and students protesting against the Ram Janmabhoomi seminar at the Delhi University (DU). The National Students' Union of India (NSUI) members had earlier sat on a protest outside the Vice Chancellor's office, saying that programs which divide the students on the basis of their religion, should not be allowed in the university.