February 14, 2021 7:08 am
"The right to protest cannot be anytime and everywhere. There may be some spontaneous protests but in case of prolonged dissent or protest, there cannot be continued occupation of public place,” a bench of Justices S K Kaul, Aniruddha Bose and Krishna Murari said in its February 9 order.
February 13, 2021 5:04 pm
The bench said that “democracy and dissent go hand in hand, but then the demonstrations expressing dissent have to be in designated places alone”.
February 04, 2021 7:52 am
Farmers protest: Our doors always open to resolve issue, says govt in Upper House; ruckus mars Lok Sabha.
January 23, 2021 8:38 am
Democratic governance is breaking down because no one is willing to listen to people they don’t understand or agree with.
December 31, 2020 7:28 pm
From women leaders’ meticulous handling of Covid-19 in their countries, to legal wins for women rights and to some surprising firsts, we look at some of the defining moments for women this year.
December 31, 2020 8:00 am
Videos of the event showed Kapil Gurjar standing next to Sharma wearing a garland and being fed sweets by the BJP functionary.
December 17, 2020 2:27 pm
BJP leaders underline the government will engage with protesting farmers as against outright vilification as was done with the anti-CAA protests.
December 15, 2020 3:11 am
DCP (Southeast) R P Meena said the accused, identified as Mohd Ayaz Chaudhary (44), a builder, is in police custody. “We have arrested him on charge of murder. Further investigation is on,” he said.
October 14, 2020 8:02 pm
How Shaheen Bagh reminded me of the power of protest in the story of the battle of Karbala
October 10, 2020 7:06 am
TM Krishna argues that a nuanced reading of protests like the one at Shaheen Bagh is necessary so that they are not dismissed as public nuisance, especially when staged in public spaces.
February 24, 2020 8:23 am
The sit-in in Jaffrabad is one of many anti-CAA protests across the capital — from Shaheen Bagh and Nizamuddin to Khureji and Khajuri Khas — which started in December.
February 03, 2020 7:34 am
The women, on the lines of Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh, had been occupying a section of Morland Road since January 26. The sit-in has come to be popularly known as the ‘Mumbai Bagh’ protest.