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Simmering farmers’ discontent: A ticking time bomb

These two steps are imperative to save farmers, save agriculture and save the country.

08 Aug 2018 1:49 AM

LJP leader: Proposed Bharat bandh should be called off

Says he has faith govt will restore provisions of SC/ST Act.

04 Aug 2018 2:59 AM

Govt must do more to help our farmers

A large numbers of agriculturists have been on a 10-day “strike” from June 1.

06 Jun 2018 1:39 AM

Milk, vegetable supplies to be hit as farmers in 7 states begin 10-day protest

Farmer groups have called for 'Gaon bandh' from June 1-10 during which no farm produce would be allowed to be transported outside villages.

01 Jun 2018 2:03 PM

Rajasthan: Boost for Congress as NUZP MLA joins party

Being a BJP supporter so far, MLA Sona Devi accused the BJP of resorting to 'use and throw' policy.

18 May 2018 6:44 PM


Month after stir, dalits languish in jail

Mevani, who along with RTI activist Nikhil De, had visited dalit families in Khairthal said that the police was brutal.

18 May 2018 4:21 AM

‘SC’s ruling was the catalyst that fired up the anger accumulated for decades’

The Supreme Court’s judgment was just a catalyst that fired up the anger and frustration that had been accumulating for decades.

07 May 2018 1:40 AM

Farmers will stop food supply to major cities

Move to protest against policies of the Central govt.

01 May 2018 2:07 AM

Dalits to demand quota in judiciary

Nationwide agitations are expected to be launched on August 9.

19 Apr 2018 2:14 AM

Poll impact of dalit, upper caste violence worries leaders

In such a scenario, dalits have a tough choice to make as there is no effective third front in Rajasthan.

16 Apr 2018 1:18 AM


Ambedkar Jayanti: MHA asks states to beef up security

Another advisory was sent before the April 10 strike called by people opposed to caste-based reservations in jobs and education.

13 Apr 2018 1:51 AM

Cold response to upper caste bandh; clashes in some states

In Uttarakhand, prohibitory orders banning large gatherings were imposed in Nainital.

11 Apr 2018 2:04 AM

Heal the rifts within, else India will suffer

It is time the government took stock of the social reality and initiate steps to regenerate a happier state of affairs.

11 Apr 2018 12:18 AM

Centre asks states to tighten security for Bharat Bandh today

MHA said district magistrates and superintendents of police will be personally held responsible for violence in their area of jurisdiction.

10 Apr 2018 8:00 AM

States on high alert for anti-quota stir

A special committee called “April 10 Bharat Bandh Sangharsh Samiti” has been formed for the bandh.

10 Apr 2018 6:56 AM


RSS leader kills self over ‘caste violence’

In a statement to the police at SMS Hospital, Raghuveer Sharan allegedly said that he was depressed over increasing disharmony in the society.

10 Apr 2018 12:18 AM

5 dalit BJP MPs come out in support of Yogi Adityanath

Mohanlalganj MP Kaushal Kishore said that there seemed to be a conspiracy because the allegations have emerged after the Bharat Bandh.

10 Apr 2018 12:11 AM

Dalits are being tortured after Bharat Bandh protests, says BJP MLA

'Reports pouring in that Dalits who participated in April 2 protests are being tortured,' the BJP lawmaker said in a tweet.

08 Apr 2018 10:18 AM

Muzaffarnagar BSP prez held for inciting violence during Bharat Bandh

He was arrested for allegedly inciting a mob of protestors who turned violent and damaged properties.

07 Apr 2018 1:01 PM

Party which imposed Emergency, now questions BJP, quips Sitharaman

'Party that imposed Emergency and curbed fundamental rights of the people is now questioning us on freedom of expression,' said Sitharaman.

06 Apr 2018 7:13 PM