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ViewsJul 22, 2021, 5:29 PM IST
Pegasus Project: Why I am hesitant to defend the government but must
India's tragedy is, alas, it is a divided house today. Large sections of the opinion are averse to saying a nice word about the Modi government, especially progressive forces who can otherwise sense the hidden agenda behind the Pegasus Project to pressurise India, says MK Bhadrakumar
IndiaMay 19, 2021, 7:50 PM IST
From helping poor to raising voice for women empowerment, social activist Vishal Dilip Bhujbal is role model
Vishal Dilip Bhujbal has devoted his life for the cause of social work. The inspiration in his life to venture into social service is Bhayyuji Maharaj. Vishal works day and night to finding solutions to problems faced by people from local to national level, Galli to Delhi.
IndiaSep 18, 2020, 6:25 PM IST
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
IndiaAug 8, 2020, 2:44 PM IST
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
IndiaJul 25, 2020, 10:56 AM IST
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
IndiaJun 16, 2020, 4:20 PM IST
‘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
IndiaMay 14, 2020, 1:14 PM IST
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
IndiaMar 26, 2020, 6:01 PM IST
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.
IndiaMar 4, 2020, 5:01 PM IST
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.
IndiaMar 3, 2020, 11:54 AM IST
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
IndiaFeb 19, 2020, 3:34 PM IST
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 UntoldFeb 12, 2020, 5:56 PM IST
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 OnlyFeb 5, 2020, 5:59 PM IST
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.