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Azad Maidan

JNU violence: Protesters shifted from Gateway to Azad Maidan in Mumbai

Violence broke out in the JNU in Delhi on Sunday night as armed masked men attacked students and teachers.

07 Jan 2020 9:40 AM

Police lathi charge teachers protesting at Azad Maidan

The teachers in front campaigned loudly against the government due to which the police carried out a lathi-charge leading to further chaos.

27 Aug 2019 5:03 AM

Transgender community protests against Transgender Persons Bill (2018) in Mumbai

‘If you cannot provide us employment, don't take our livelihood away,’ said Vicky Shinde, a member of transgender community.

27 Dec 2018 1:26 PM

Farmers begin 2-day march from Thane to Mumbai for land rights, loan waiver

They are also demanding an increase in the Minimum Support Price and a judicial system to ensure its implementation.

21 Nov 2018 2:08 PM

Cop suspended for wanting to beg while in uniform

At the time, permission was refused to constable Patil on grounds that his reasons for staging a protest were unclear and unviable.

09 Jun 2018 5:37 AM


The undercover speedster

A cool prank played by a cricketing great in disguise gives joyful memories to budding players at Shivaji Stadium.

08 May 2018 1:04 AM

No MESMA against anganwadi staff

The government has decided to stay MESMA against anganwadi workers, says CM Fadnavis.

23 Mar 2018 5:45 AM

Mining ban stir intensifies, cops resort to lathicharge

BJP MLA from Curchorem constituency in South Goa district Nilesh Cabral and many protesters were injured in the lathicharge, a police officer said.

20 Mar 2018 1:14 AM

Nanar agitation withdrawn after CM Fadnavis’ assurance

Residents of 14 villages which are in the vicinity of the Nanar green refinery project are opposing the project.

15 Mar 2018 7:16 AM

Netas try to reap benefits from march

You (government) have ruined the agriculture sector of India. And the march of these farmers is the reaction to it.

13 Mar 2018 7:59 AM


‘Red sea’ calms after government’s assurance

30,000 farmers withdraw protest after state promises to fulfil ‘100% demands’

13 Mar 2018 7:40 AM

CM Fadnavis gives in ‘100 per cent’ to agitating farmers, stir ends

12 demands accepted, panel formed on use of forest land.

13 Mar 2018 1:23 AM

Govt crumbles, accepts most demands; farmers withdraw agitation

The protestors are demanding unconditional loan waiver and transfer of forest land to tribal farmers who have been tilling it for yrs.

12 Mar 2018 10:43 AM

20,000 farmers to assemble at Azad Maidan

Police will not allow them to protest outside high-security zone around Mantralaya today.

12 Mar 2018 1:34 AM

Farmers’ tsunami to hit Vidhan Bhavan today

Congress, NCP, Shiv Sena, RPI, BBM and MNS have supported the stir.

12 Mar 2018 1:30 AM


BEST wants Mum marathon to make up for its losses

The event will take place on January 21 (Sunday). This means that services in these areas will be shut until 1.00 pm.

20 Jan 2018 6:24 AM

Tunelling machines go undergound

Machines have also been lowered down at Vidya Nagari in Kalina, Azad Maidan near Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and Pali Ground in Marol Naka.

29 Dec 2017 5:31 AM

City hawkers protest at Azad Maidan

They claimed that action initiated by the police and the civic authority was arbitrary and unjust.

30 Nov 2017 2:43 AM

Farmers cry for justice at iconic Azad Maidan

There was no single leader, just 58 groups that converged at Azad Maidan in Mumbai, on August 9, which is observed as the Quit India day.

04 Sep 2017 2:07 AM

BMC’s oldest Gymkhana may lose land for Metro

The MMRC has asked 15 plots of South Mumbai from BMC for its Metro III project.

13 Aug 2017 1:57 AM