User: icrdelhi Topic: Protest Movements
Category: Dharna
Last updated: Aug 22 2017 21:42 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Need to strike at the root causes of Gender bias ..: says Union Minister for Statistics and Programme Implementation, Shri D.V Sadananda Gowda 22.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Aug 22: Minister Inaugurates The National Consultation on -Data Generation for Gender Indicators of SDGs
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SC verdict on triple talaq to push BJP's Uniform Civil Code agenda 22.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
By : Onkareshwar Pandey, New Delhi [India], Aug. 22 : The landmark triple talaq verdict has given big boost to the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which has long pushed for a uniform civil code to be enforced which would end the reach of different religious laws in civil issues, sanctioned originally to protect the independence of different faiths.
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Triple talaq order could boost Modi govt's Uniform Civil Code agenda 22.8.2017 News
The code will end the reach of different religious laws in civil issues
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Live: SC declares triple talaq unconstitutional by 3-2 majority 22.8.2017 TOI: Home
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“Need to strike at the root causes of Gender bias ..”: says Union Minister for Statistics & Programme Implementation, Shri D.V Sadananda Gowda 21.8.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Emphasising the need to strike at the root causes of gender bias in the country, Union Minister for Statistics & Programme Implementation, Shri D.V Sadananda Gowda, highlighted the importance of great movements to bring about behavioural changes in the society.
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The house of history 21.8.2017 Hindu: Crafts
Here’s where some of the iconic political movements in Tamil Nadu were born
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Yamunanagar farmers burn PM’s effigy on I-Day 17.8.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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How the dark clouds of eighties paved way for sunny nineties 15.8.2017 TOI: India
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The road to freedom 14.8.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
It is not unknown that numerous local movements — collective, continuous efforts and sacrifices — strengthened India's struggle for independence. While the major movements are very much in public memory due to substantial documentation, many regional movements that played a crucial role in shaping the freedom struggle have faded away. As we celebrate 70 years of India's Independence, here's a look at a few unique campaigns in Karnataka that led to the common goal of gaining independence from colonialism. Eachalu Marada Chaluvali It may take time to locate Turuvanuru village in Chitradurga district on the State's map, but it's strong connections with the freedom struggle cannot be overlooked. It was the Eachalu Marada Chaluvali, meaning toddy tree movement in Kannada, that made the village a hub of activities during the freedom struggle. Recalling the past, Vasudeva Reddy (81), who was a school-going boy then, says that around 70 to 80 villagers including women resorted to cutting toddy trees ...
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Midnight to millennium 14.8.2017 Hindu: Home
A quick rundown of the highs and lows, achievements and disappointments and changes in leadership that shaped independent India’s collective conscience through 70 years. It’s not an exhaustive list, b...
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Darjeeling agitation: cracks in unity among hill parties 14.8.2017 Hindu: News
As the indefinite shutdown in the Darjeeling Hills hits the two-month mark tomorrow, cracks have appeared in the united front fighting for a separate state with the parties appearing divided and even...
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Activist Medha Patkar breaks 17-day long fast in Dhar jail 12.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) , August 12 : Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar broke her 17-day long fast in the Dhar jail after drinking lemonade on Saturday.
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GMCC calls emergency meeting to decide next course of action 12.8.2017 deccanherald.com
With the indefinite strike in the Darjeeling hills entering its 59th day today, the Gorkhaland Movement Coordination Committee (GMCC) called an emergency meeting of all the hill-based parties to discuss the "future course of action". "As the shutdown entered its 59th day, we have decided to convene an emergency meeting today to discuss our future course of action," a GMCC member told PTI. The meeting will be held in Kalimpong. The GMCC has 30 members representing all the hill-based parties including the GJM, GNLF, Jan Andolan Party (JAP) and the Bharatiya Gorkha Parisangh. The GMCC is headed by a member of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM). Sharp differences have cropped up between the GJM and other hill parties over continuing with the indefinite shutdown. Some parties including the JAP are in favour of withdrawing the indefinite strike. Meanwhile, the situation in Darjeeling remained tense but incident-free. Although no incident of violence has been reported since last night, the police and security ...
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GMCC calls emergency meeting to decide next course of action 12.8.2017 TOI: India
With the indefinite strike in the Darjeeling hills entering its 59th day on Saturday, the Gorkhaland Movement Coordination Committee (GMCC) called an emergency meeting of all the hill-based parties to discuss the "future course of action".
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Thousands near Narmada dam to lose homes as area will be submerged 12.8.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The government says about 18,000 families are affected, and 6,724 live in the submergence areas
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ERROR: Missing Story Title 11.8.2017 Kangla Online
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Medha Patkar arrested on her way to Dhar 10.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) , Aug. 09 : Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar was on Wednesday arrested while on her way to Dhar after being discharged from Indore's Bombay Hospital.
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JCILPS demands new Bill, gears up for renewed stir 10.8.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
JCILPS demands new Bill, gears up for renewed stir
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Farmers court arrest seeking assured profit on produce 10.8.2017 DNA: Top News
Thousands of farmers courted arrest across several districts on Wednesday. The ‘Jail Bharo Andolan’ was initiated by Kisan Adhikar Sangharsh Samiti with support of farmer wing of communist party demanding implementation of Swaminathan commission recommendations and assured profit on produce for farmers. The agitation also received support from opposition parties and other farmer organisations of the state.  “Across 16 districts more than 17,000 farmers courted arrest in support of their demands. The success of today has motivated us for an even intense agitation in coming days,” said Amra Ram of CPI(M).   The protesting leaders announced a massive indefinite agitation that will commence on September 1.“The farmers will camp indefinitely at all district headquarters till their demands are not met,” Amra Ram added. Among those to court arrest during the day also included Congress leader and MLA of Nawalgarh Rajkumar Sharma. He got himself arrested at Jhunjhunu. Meanwhile, in Jaipur too the Bhartiya Kisan ...
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Medha Patkar released from hospital, detained again 9.8.2017 Zee News : States
Social activist Medha Patkar, who has demanding better rehabilitation of villagers displaced by the Sardar Sarovar dam project, was detained on Wednesday, hours after being discharged from a private hospital in Indore.
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