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India18, Sep 2020, 6:25 PM
No end to Shiv Sena’s hooliganism? After former Navy officer, resident beaten for comments on against Uddhav
Shiv Sena activists allegedly caught and beat up a man for alleged comments against CM Uddhav Thackeray
India8, Aug 2020, 2:44 PM
Pakistan: Maulvi sodomises boy reading Quran; activist wonders, 'Namaz where a MOLVI sprayed his semen?'
A young boy was sodomised in Pakistan by a maulvi as he read the holy Quran in a mosque
India25, Jul 2020, 10:56 AM
Prashant Bhushan and his Tehelka interview: How he earned the wrath of the Supreme Court
PIL activist Prashant Bhushan has earned the wrath of the Supreme Court of India has he cast aspersions on it. Here is what he had actually said in an interview with Tehelka a decade ago
India16, Jun 2020, 4:20 PM
‘Intellectual’ gang is back, supports Sonia Gandhi aide Harsh Mander, giving him a clean chit in Delhi riots
The Delhi police have named ‘activist’ Harsh Mander in the charge sheet relating to Delhi riots. Around 160 self-proclaimed intellectuals have written a letter, giving him a clean chit
India14, May 2020, 1:14 PM
Fmr CJI & RS MP Ranjan Ranjan Gogoi at his combative best, asks why ‘activist judges’ are not questioned
Facing a barrage of questions over his acceptance of a Rajya Sabha post, former Chief Justice of India and Rajya Sabha MP Ranjan Gogoi shot back saying why no questions were being asked from ‘activist judges’ and those taking commercial arbitration post retirement
India26, Mar 2020, 6:01 PM
India Fights Coronavirus: Stay Home, Appeals 8-Year-Old Climate Change Activist
Even as the medical staff in India put up a brave face at the frontline of India’s fight against the coronavirus pandemic, in an unfortunate incident a doctor at a mohalla or community clinic in Maujpur, Northeast Delhi has tested positive for covid-19. Health officials have confirmed that his wife and daughter too have been infected with coronavirus. The news of one of India’s unsung heroes testing positive in these pressing times has shocked the country, with several netizens making a heartfelt appeal to treat medical professionals with love and respect. One such voice is that of India’s 8-year-old climate change activist Licypriya Kangujam. She took to social media to express her grief. Here’s what she had to say.
India4, Mar 2020, 5:01 PM
It’s imperative human rights activist Harsh Mander soothe fraying tempers, not instigate riots
Supreme Court has sought an explanation from social activist Harsh Mander over his alleged contemptuous remarks against the top court.
India3, Mar 2020, 11:54 AM
Sifting facts from fiction: EU Parliamentarians, activists & journalists from J&K hail move to abrogate 370
In a shot in the arm for PM Modi, activists and journalists from Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan occupied Kashmir along with European Parliamentarians hailed the Indian government's decision to abrogate Article 370 of the Constitution
India19, Feb 2020, 3:34 PM
Watch how ‘activist’ Teesta Setalvad tutors Shaheen Bagh protesters to counter interlocutors
Activist Teesta Setalvad was seen tutoring Shaheen Bagh protesters ahead of Supreme Court interlocutors addressing them.
India Untold12, Feb 2020, 5:56 PM
This Couple Wrote 200 Letters While In Prison During The 1975 Emergency
Is love possible without freedom? Does politics define the fine lines of a personal love relationship? These question arises when one reads the 18-month correspondence between Madhu Dandavate, a five-time Member of Parliament from the Rajapur constituency of Maharashtra and his wife Pramila, a political activist, who were imprisoned during the Emergency imposed by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Lodged in separate jails — Madhu in Bangalore Central Jail and Pramila in Yerwada Central Jail – they wrote nearly 200 letters to each other during captivity. Let’s find out more about their story in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
Not For Women Only5, Feb 2020, 5:59 PM
Yogita Bhayana, The Activist In The Forefront Of The Nirbhaya Movement
A little over seven years ago, after a 23 year old was brutally raped in a moving bus in the national capital leading to her death, public outrage and protests began not only in India but abroad also. The protests which continued for several months came to an end but there was someone whose life changed completely – Yogita Bhayana, an ordinary Delhi girl who was so moved by the whole movement that she went on to become the actual face of what is now known as “The Nirbhaya Movement”. Let’s find out more about Yogita’s journey in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
India1, Feb 2020, 6:53 PM
Union Budget 2020: Does India think that this paves the way for a better future?
Businessmen, farmers, activists reacted to the Union Budget 2020 and gave it a thumbs up for its tax reliefs, measured allocations for different fields
India Untold27, Jan 2020, 5:31 PM
Late Abdul Jabbar's 30-Year-Long Fight For Justice For Bhopal Gas Tragedy Victims
The night of December 2nd, 1984, will remain etched in our country’s memory. On that horrific night, deadly methyl isocyanate gas leaked from the Union Carbide India Limited pesticide plant in Bhopal, claiming over 20,000 lives and leaving lakhs severely disabled. Abdul Jabbar, who was 28 then, lost his mother, father, brother and himself suffered lung fibrosis and lost 50% of his vision. On November 14, 2019, he passed away after fighting for justice for the victims and survivors for close to 3 decades. With the government of India awarding this Bhopal gas tragedy activist the Padma Shri posthumously, let’s take a look at his lesser-known story in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.