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Jun 24, 2017
Una attack anniversary: Dalits to take out 'Freedom March' in July to commemorate incidentA 'Freedom March' would be taken out on 12 July from Mehsana town to commemorate the first anniversary of the Una Dalit flogging incident, Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani said on Friday.
Jun 20, 2017
Mexico govt accused of spying: Activists, journalists file complaint after report of smartphone malwareActivists, human-rights lawyers and journalists in Mexico filed a criminal complaint on Monday following a report that their smartphones had been infected with spying software sold to the government to fight criminals and terrorists.
Jun 19, 2017
Darjeeling unrest: Dissidents block parts of National Highway to protest death of three GJM supportersProtesters on Monday blocked the national highway 31A at some places in Darjeeling district to protest the death of three GJM activists on Saturday.
Jun 14, 2017
Cattle sale restrictions: Youth held for 'objectionable' remarks against Narendra Modi, Yogi AdityanathA youth was arrested in Muzaffarnagar for allegedly making objectionable remarks on social media against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, police said on Wednesday.
Jun 10, 2017
Queer Pride: In Northeast India, the movement for LGBT rights is gaining visibilityFrom Pride Marches to support groups and beauty pageants, the Northeast is seeing a number of initiatives that support the quest for LGBT rights
Jun 09, 2017
Prominent social activist Mehrunnisa Dalwai passes away at 87Mehrunnisa Dalwai, the protagonist of a reformist movement 'Muslim Satyashodhak Mandal', passed away at 87 at her residence in Pune on Thursday.
Jun 06, 2017
Women in combat roles: Army is designed for war, something that is incompatible with feminismOn 4 June, Army General Bipin Rawat said that the process to allow women in combat positions in the Indian Army is now underway — women will initially be recruited to the military police, and then into other positions.
Jun 04, 2017
Activists protest Yamuna river pollution by taking a 'bath' with dry sand in AgraSome activists late evening on Saturday took a "holy bath" with the dry Yamuna sand, as there was no water in the river.
Jun 02, 2017
Anna Hazare backs farmers' strike in Maharashtra, urges them to protest peacefullySocial activist Anna Hazare extended his support to the indefinite strike of farmers which entered the second day on Friday.
May 30, 2017
'Period Paatu': Sofia Ashraf sings about menstrual hygiene in Tamil folk storytelling formSofia Ashraf, of 'Kodaikanal Won't' fame is back with 'Period Paatu', a song on menstrual hygiene in Tamil folk storytelling form.