User: indiatogether Topic: Peace
Category: Assorted :: Non-Violent Protests
Last updated: Oct 22 2017 09:47 IST RSS 2.0
 
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LIVE! J&K: Terrorist killed in gun battle with security forces 22.10.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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Proposed title deed curbs spark anger at Ten Chain 21.10.2017 Hindu: National
Govt plans to issue deeds only to those in ‘seven chain’ area
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Jaipur: Farmers agitating in Neendar village against land acquisition celebrate Bhai Dooj at protest site 21.10.2017 India Today| Must Read
Farmers, who have been agitating against the Rajasthan government's bid to acquire land in Jaipur's Neendar village, celebrated the festival of Bhai Dooj at the protest venue on Saturday.
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Kolkata: BSF commander killed by cattle smugglers in Tripura buried with full honours 21.10.2017 DNA: Top News
Untimely demise of a Son, Husband, Father Nothing can make up the irreparable loss... Prahari Pariwar stands firm with the family of Martyr pic.twitter.com/Dp6SHV3fJb — BSF (@BSF_India) October 21, 2017 The second-in-command rank officer, Deepak K Mondal, commanding the 145th battalion of the border guarding forcewas air evacuated to Kolkata on October 16 due to critical injuries, a senior official said. He died on Friday. The incident took place at about 2 am near the Belardeppa border post in the Sipahijala district of Tripura earlier this week when the officer was allegedly hit by a four-wheeler used by the smugglers. The BSF officer was patrolling the "unfenced" area along the international border with his team to check cattle smuggling and other illegal activities. Mondal saw some cattle smugglers and challenged them, BSF officials had said, adding the officer along with his guard and driver tried to stop them. The group of about 25 smugglers were carrying bricks, lathis and machetes, they ...
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Rajasthan farmers dig in against land acquisition 20.10.2017 BusinessLine - News
No resolution in sight as agitation enters 19th day
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Congress demands resignation of Jharkhand minister 20.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Congress on Friday demanded the resignation of Jharkhand Food and Public Distribution Minister Saryu Roy following the death of 11-year-old Santoshi Kumari in state's Simdega district allegedly due to starvation.
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Congress slams Modi for wearing 'Italian glasses' at Kedarnath 20.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Congress on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of being "arrogant" over his remarks on redevelopment of the Kedarnath shrine after the flash floods of 2013, saying he has disrespected the people of Uttarakhand and also slammed him for wearing "Italian glasses" at the holy place.
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Anti-liquor activists’ march to the Secretariat on Oct 23 20.10.2017 Hindu: Home
To protest against the State govt’s anti-people attitude
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Congress hits back at Modi over his Kedarnath shrine remarks 20.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Congress on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of being "arrogant" over his remarks on redevelopment of the Kedarnath shrine after the flash floods of 2013, saying he has disrespected the people of Uttarakhand.
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KRRS plans ZP gherao in Kolar 20.10.2017 Hindu: National
The Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha announced on Friday that its activists will lay siege to the zilla panchayat office on October 27 demanding repair of school buildings and tank bunds which were damag...
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MVD officials for action against ‘humiliation’ by lorry operators 20.10.2017 Hindu: Kochi
‘Rule of law being challenged’
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CM writes to Jaitley on 0% GST for handmade products 19.10.2017 Hindu: Home
Theatre activist Prasanna ends fast after six days
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Karnataka CM seeks GST exemption on handmade goods 19.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday urged the central government to exempt handmade products from Goods and Sales Tax (GST) regime.
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Karnataka CM writes to Jaitley for relief on handmade textiles 19.10.2017 BusinessLine - News
The Karnataka government has taken up the cause of getting relief to handmade textiles and products under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime. In a letter to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitle...
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Demand to take over Comtrust factory 19.10.2017 Hindu: Home
The Comtrust Weaving Factory Workers Action Committee has demanded that the State government immediately take over the Comtrust Handloom factory at Mananchira and hand over the building to the Departm...
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Siddaramaiah urges exemption of GST on handmade products 19.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi , Oct. 19 : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday wrote to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, requesting him to exempt various categories of handmade products from the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
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Exempt handmade products from GST, urges CM's letter to Jaitley 19.10.2017 deccanherald.com
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday wrote to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, urging him to exempt handmade products from the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime. Siddaramaiah's letter to Jaitley comes even as veteran theatreperson Prasanna's hunger strike against taxation of handmade products entered its sixth day in Bengaluru. "Handmade products of various kinds are produced by millions of artisans and poor rural households in India. Imposition of GST on such products has had an adverse effect on the livelihood of artisans," Siddaramaiah wrote, calling it "a very critical issue that the GST Council should take note of and decide on a priority basis." Agriculture Minister Krishna Byre Gowda is Karnataka's representative in the federal GST Council. "I have received a representation from a committee constituted by the Gram Seva Sangh and consisting of noted activists, including Ashis Nandy, Uzramma and Shyam Benegal, seeking exemption of various handmade products produced and marketed by producer ...
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Actor Prakash Raj joins protest against GST on handmade products 18.10.2017 deccanherald.com
Noted film actor Prakash Raj today joined the protest being staged by theatre personality Prasanna against the imposition of GST on handmade products. Prasanna is on indefinite hunger strike for the last five days demanding total waiver of GST on handmade products, saying it would cause the collapse of the rural economy. Raj, who spoke to a private news channel from the stage said "it is unfair to impose GST on the products prepared by a tribe, which lives in forest. He pays GST equal to a multinational company. You are not only economically burdening them but also disturbing the social fabric", he said. "You are breaking them morally and rendering them jobless. This is by a government which said Make in India and promised creating jobs," said Raj expressing solidarity with Prasannas demand. "When you see people are suffering because of GST, then it is time to change," said Raj. Raj has been vocal against Prime Minister Narendra Modi ever since the murder of noted journalist Gauri Lankesh, who was his ...
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Actor Prakash Raj joins Tax Denial Satyagraha 18.10.2017 Hindu: News
Noted actor and film maker Prakash Raj on Wednesday joined theatre thespian Prasanna, sitting on an indefinite hunger strike demanding exemption of all hand-made products from Goods and Services Tax (...
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BJP seeks dismissal of Pinarayi Vijayan govt. 18.10.2017 Hindu: National
Protest staged against attacks on party, RSS workers in Kerala
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