User: icrdelhi Topic: Protest Movements
Category: Dharna
Last updated: Jan 26 2020 09:34 IST RSS 2.0
 
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The Art of Resistance: ‘In Spite of You’ was written at the height of Brazil’s crackdown on students 26.1.2020 Scroll.in
With Brazillian president Jair Bolsonaro set to be the chief guest at India’s Republic Day parade, we can find strength in each others’ protest anthems.
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Issue Beyond Film 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Now the issue before the nation is not whether the film ‘Padmavat’ is right or wrong but of whether Government at the Centre and state exist or not. An ordinary Rajput caste organization openly challenged the Government and Supreme Court that it would not allow the screening the film and dared it to exhibit it if they could? Rejecting the petitions of the Government of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan ban on the film the Court said the Censor Board has done its job of clearing the film and now it is the job of all the State Government to ensure its release and provide full protection to theaters and audience. Nobody can be forced to see the film or prevented from seeing it. It is question of personal choice and liking. The Karni Sena has no authority or power to impose its decision on others. The Supreme Court said now the Government itself have come before us succumbing to violence and threats by the unruly mobs. The court ruled that violence and anarchy cannot be allowed to prevail. The Government ...
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Hardik Patel arrested in 2017 case immediately after leaving Ahmedabad jail 23.1.2020 Scroll.in
The Congress leader was arrested by the Gandhinagar district police in a case connected to addressing a political rally allegedly without permission.
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Opinion: Kejriwal's Approach To Shaheen Bagh And CAA Disadvantages BJP 21.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
So what is the mystery behind the "silence" on Shaheen Bagh? Why does AAP not want to touch this issue with a barge pole?
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With the BJP government refusing to budge, how do CAA protesters see the way forward? 21.1.2020 Scroll.in
A month after the movement against the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens began, protesters take stock and consider their options.
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Priyanka Gandhi accuses BJP of harassing Hardik Patel after his arrest in 2015 sedition case 19.1.2020 Scroll.in
Patel, a state Congress leader, was charged with sedition after violence broke out at a rally in Ahmedabad during the Patidar agitation.
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NRC debate: How Assam’s complicated history has shaped its current predicament 17.1.2020 Scroll.in
It is puzzling that some of India’s most abused citizens in turn seek disenfranchisement of those they see as ‘outsiders’.
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Readers Book Store hogs the limelight at book fair 17.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Readers Book Store hogs the limelight at book fair
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Iran arrests suspects in 'unforgivable' plane disaster as protests persist 14.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Iran said on Tuesday it had arrested people accused of a role in shooting down a Ukrainian airliner and had also detained 30 people involved in protests that have swept the nation for four days since the military belatedly admitted its error.
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Iran makes arrests over plane disaster as protests rage on 14.1.2020 Reuters: Top News
Iran said on Tuesday it had arrested people accused of a role in shooting down a Ukrainian airliner and had also detained 30 people involved in protests that have swept the nation since the military belatedly admitted its error.
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Opposition Meet Today On Citizenship Law, NRC, Mamata Banerjee To Skip 13.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The opposition parties will meet this afternoon to discuss the current political situation in the backdrop of the student protests and the contentious citizenship law and the citizenship list NRC. The...
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Opposition Meet Tomorrow On Citizenship Law, NRC Amid Protests 12.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
The opposition parties would meet tomorrow afternoon to discuss the current political situation in the backdrop of the student protests and the contentious citizenship law and the citizenship list...
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Maratha quota stir: Activists launch 'jail bharo andolan' 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Mumbai, Maratha activists on Wednesday launched 'jail bharo' protest, seeking implementation of reservations in jobs and education for the community at Azad Maidan in south Mumbai here. Pro-quota groups led by the Maratha Kranti Morcha organised the ‘jail bharo’ agitation at Azad Maidan in south Mumbai while local groups in some parts of the state also held similar protests. Rail and road traffic in the city wasn’t affected by the Maratha community protest on Wednesday, an official said. Adequate security arrangements have been made in the state in view of the ongoing protests, police added.
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Issue Beyond Film 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Now the issue before the nation is not whether the film ‘Padmavat’ is right or wrong but of whether Government at the Centre and state exist or not. An ordinary Rajput caste organization openly challenged the Government and Supreme Court that it would not allow the screening the film and dared it to exhibit it if they could? Rejecting the petitions of the Government of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan ban on the film the Court said the Censor Board has done its job of clearing the film and now it is the job of all the State Government to ensure its release and provide full protection to theaters and audience. Nobody can be forced to see the film or prevented from seeing it. It is question of personal choice and liking. The Karni Sena has no authority or power to impose its decision on others. The Supreme Court said now the Government itself have come before us succumbing to violence and threats by the unruly mobs. The court ruled that violence and anarchy cannot be allowed to prevail. The Government ...
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Exclusive: Informants in Iraq, Syria helped U.S. kill Iran's Soleimani - sources 9.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Iranian General Qassem Soleimani arrived at the Damascus airport in a vehicle with dark-tinted glass. Four soldiers from Iran’s Revolutionary Guards rode with him. They parked near a staircase leading to a Cham Wings Airbus A320, destined for Baghdad. 
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French unions take to streets in make-or-break pension protest 9.1.2020 Reuters: World News
French trade unions disrupted rail services, cut power output and brought demonstrators onto the streets in cities across France on Thursday in a make-or-break push to force President Emmanuel Macron to abandon his planned pension reform.
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French unions return to streets in make-or-break pension protest 9.1.2020 Reuters: World News
French trade unions disrupted rail services, shut schools and brought demonstrators onto the streets in cities across France on Thursday in a make-or-break push to force President Emmanuel Macron to abandon his planned pension reform.
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Future of Assamese people depend on anti-CAA movement: Goswami 9.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Future of Assamese people depend on anti-CAA movement: Goswami
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RPF, MNPF claim successful strikes 9.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
RPF, MNPF claim successful strikes
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The $64 Million Aircraft That Helped Kill Iranian Commander Soleimani 7.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Even before Iranian General Qassem Soleimani got off a commercial airliner in Baghdad last week, his fate was already sealed.
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