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India17, Sep 2019, 9:17 AM IST
Aarey forest: Activists write to Japan PM Shinzo Abe seeking intervention
Activists who are protesting the felling of trees for the metro car shed in Mumbai’s Aarey colony have now sought the help of Japan PM Shinzo Abe.The Mumbai metro project is partly funded by Japan and will require cutting down of 2,700 trees at Mumbai's green lung.
World16, Sep 2019, 10:41 AM IST
Hindu teacher attacked in Pakistan; school, temples vandalised over 'blasphemy'
Angry protestors in Pakistan's Sindh province vandalised a school and three Hindu temples. They claimed that a teacher uttered derogatory remarks against the Prophet of Islam
India13, Sep 2019, 3:55 PM IST
Left workers in West Bengal call for massive protest over unemployment
Earlier, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee had promised that she would provide education and employment for youths in the state. However, the protesters claimed that the CM failed to fulfil the promises.
India12, Sep 2019, 9:15 AM IST
BJP activists stage protests against ruling Mamata Banerjee govt in Kolkata
BJP activists staged protests in Kolkata to raise their voice against a hike in electricity rates. The protests were led by party leaders Sayantan Basu, Raju Banerjee and Locket Chatterjee. The police resorted to water cannons to control the protesters.
India11, Sep 2019, 7:40 PM IST
From PM Modi's cow jibe to Salman Khan's Dabangg 3 motion poster release, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Pramod Kumar Mishra, well known as PK Mishra has been appointed as the new principal secretary to PM Modi. Also, in another move, former Cabinet secretary PK Sinha has been appointed as the principal advisor to the Prime Minister. Ahead of TDP's 'Chalo Atmakur' protest, the Jagan Mohan Reddy government has kept TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu and his son Nara Lokesh under house arrest in Andhra Pradesh. Naidu had called for 12-hour hunger strike across the state. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds for the daily wrap up of news from across the country.
World11, Sep 2019, 4:19 PM IST
Protests suspended in Hong Kong to mark September 11 anniversary in the US
After China Daily took to social media to claim that there would be massive terror attacks by anti-government fanatics, the activists, who are staging protests in the specially administered region said they would suspend their protests on Wednesday on the anniversary of September 11 attack in the US.
India11, Sep 2019, 9:49 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Former chief minister Chandrababu Naidu, son Nara Lokesh under house arrest
Ahead of TDP's warning of 'Chalo Atmakur' protest, the Jagan Mohan Reddy government has kept TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu and his son Nara Lokesh under house arrest in Andhra Pradesh. Naidu had called for 12-hour hunger strike across the state.
India10, Sep 2019, 11:18 AM IST
Court refuses to stay ban on controversial TV serial in Punjab
The Punjab and Haryana high court has refused to stay the ban on controversial television series Ram Siya ke Luv Kush in Punjab. The Valmiki community had expressed anger and staged protests over the TV series. They alleged that the content hurt their sentiments.
India8, Sep 2019, 12:23 PM IST
Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh bans TV serial in Punjab following violent protests
Following violent protests by the Valmiki community against the telecast of TV serial Ram Siya ke Luv Kush, Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh has ordered an immediate ban on the telecast of the serial
India7, Sep 2019, 5:41 PM IST
Telangana: Carvings of CM Chandrashekar Rao on Yadadri temple pillars irk devotees
The carvings of Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao on the pillars of the Yadadri temple have upset many Hindu groups. They held a protest to condemn such carvings
India7, Sep 2019, 2:55 PM IST
Valmiki leaders go on strike over remarks made on a daily soap on a popular Hindi channel
Following the failure of talks with the civil and police administration, Valmiki leaders called for a bandh effective Saturday. As the administration had not issued any orders to schools, most government schools will remain open.
Trending7, Sep 2019, 11:34 AM IST
Grand old party struggling to find a face to face opposition
The grand old party seems to be losing its leaders, with some joining the opposition, some in jail and the rest busy protesting and fighting with leaders of their own party. Will the grand old party regain its grandeur in the near future?
World6, Sep 2019, 2:18 PM IST
Katie Hopkins slams Pakistan-origin London mayor over attack on Indian embassy
Taking to Twitter, British columnist Katie Hopkins said that the Indian Embassy in London, which is also one of UK's greatest allies, was in filthy mess, blaming Pakistani protesters
India5, Sep 2019, 11:35 AM IST
NRC row: Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad expresses fear over Assam becoming an Islamic state
The Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) is planning a protest over the exclusion of many people in the recently published National Register of Citizens (NRC) and has also expressed concerns that Assam will turn into an Islamic state.
World4, Sep 2019, 5:56 PM IST
Days after massive protest in Hong Kong, Carrie Lam all set to withdraw extradition bill
The citizens of Hong Kong breathed a sigh of relief after pro-China leader and Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam decided to withdraw the controversial extradition bill that allows local Hong Kong people to be prosecuted in the Chinese mainland