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Kejriwal arrested, vows to protest again (Third Lead)

August 26th, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Anti-corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal and six others were detained here Sunday while trying to stage protests near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence and two ... Read more...

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Ambedkar memorial: Dalit activists attempt to storm legislature

March 15th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Protesting the delay by the centre in handing over land for constructing a memorial to B.R. Ambedkar, the Republican Party of India Thursday staged a ... Read more...

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Srinagar youth protest fuel price hike

June 25th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) Dozens of youths Saturday staged a noisy demonstration in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital, shouting slogans against the hike in prices of diesel, cooking gas ... Read more...

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BJP takes Karnataka battle to Delhi

May 16th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday mounted pressure on the central government not to dismiss its ministry in Karnataka as Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa ... Read more...

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Forward Bloc student wing protests Obama visit

November 6th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 6 (IANS) Activists from the students' wing of All India Forward Bloc (AIFB), a constituent of West Bengal's Left Front government, Saturday held a noisy demonstration in front of ... Read more...

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One dead, 14 injured in West Bengal as strike cripples life (Second Lead)

September 7th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) A political activist was shot dead and 14 others injured in clashes during a one-day nationwide strike called by nine trade unions affiliated to the Congress and Left ... Read more...

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BJP seeks Kolkata principal’s arrest over corporal punishment (Lead)

June 14th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 14 (IANS) Protests over the death of a student of the La Martiniere for Boys school here, allegedly due to physical and mental torture, grew Monday with the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Protests during budget session in Jammu and Kashmir (Lead)

February 22nd, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 22 (IANS) The budget session of the Jammu and Kashmir legislature began on a stormy note Monday with the opposition members raising slogans against the government for its failure ... Read more...

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Second seed Li crashes out amid Peer security scare

January 5th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Jan 5 (DPA) Second seed Li Na crashed out Tuesday from the ASB Classic in a shock start to her season, with Estonian Kaia Kanepi producing a 6-1, 6-3 victory over ... Read more...

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Protesting Dhaka judges forcibly retired, reinstated

August 4th, 2009 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 4 (IANS) Two judges who led a hundred others in a demonstration against a government decision were forced into retirement, but have been reinstated after they apologised. Prime Minister Sheikh ... Read more...

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Parleys on but no sign of new government in Nepal

May 7th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 7 (IANS) Even 72 hours after the fall of Nepal's first Maoist government and with a deadline set by the president to name a new coalition drawing closer ... Read more...

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Protests at BJP MP Sangliana’s office in Bangalore

July 23rd, 2008 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 23 (IANS) About 60 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists Wednesday staged a noisy demonstration in front party MP H.T. Sangliana's office here protesting his vote in favour of the confidence ... Read more...

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GJM expels seven party activists for indiscipline

June 25th, 2008 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), June 25 (IANS) Faced with cadre discontent over its imposition of back-to-back shutdowns with only periodic relaxations in West Bengal's Darjeeling Hills, the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) Wednesday expelled ... Read more...

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Husain’s ‘Mahabharata’ fetches record $1.6 mn

March 21st, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by admin
(Third Lead) New York, March 21 (IANS) M.F. Husain's "Battle of Ganga and Jamuna: Mahabharata 12 (Lot 57)", a painting from the Hindu epic, fetched $1.6 million, setting a world record at Christie's ... Read more...

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