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Will remain within limits of Constitution Imran Khan, Qadri tell Pakistan SC

Aug 22, 2014

Will remain within limits of Constitution Imran Khan, Qadri tell Pakistan SC

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and cleric Tahirul Qadri, who are leading twoanti-government protests in Pakistan, today assured the Supreme Court that they will remain within the limits of the Constitution during their ongoing agitations. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Imran Khan #Pakistan Supreme Court #Tahir-ul-Qadri #Pakistan SC #anti government protests
Irom Sharmila's family, activists call her re-arrest 'illegal'

Aug 22, 2014

Irom Sharmila's family, activists call her re-arrest 'illegal'

Condemning the re-arrest of Irom Chanu Sharmila, her family and various civil rights groups inManipur today termed the move as "illegal" as a local court had earlier absolved her of the charge of trying to commit suicide by means of fasting. #India #NewsTracker #Irom Sharmila #AFSPA #fast #Sharmila #illegal #re-arrest #illigeal #peaceful protester #Singhajit #civil rights groups
Dragging off Irom Sharmila When iron-fisted becomes ham-handed

Aug 22, 2014

Dragging off Irom Sharmila When iron-fisted becomes ham-handed

The government claims it is taking care of Irom Sharmila. But as policewomen drag her away kicking and screaming for a medical checkup it reinforces every image of a government that is as ham-handed as it is iron-fisted. #ThatsJustWrong #Manipur #protest #Police #Dharna #Irom Sharmila #AFSPA #Imphal #Medical #supporters
We cannot let her die Police break up Irom Sharmila fast, detain her

Aug 22, 2014

We cannot let her die Police break up Irom Sharmila fast, detain her

Irom resisted arrest, and her supporters attempted to prevent the police from taking her away, but she was dragged away, screaming and crying. #protest #Police #Dharna #Irom Sharmila #AFSPA #Imphal #Medical #supporters
Irom Sharmila refuses medical check up, says she wants to inspire people

Aug 22, 2014

Irom Sharmila refuses medical check up, says she wants to inspire people

Thirty hours after she was released from a jail hospital in Imphal, Irom Sharmila refused to undergo medical check-up, NDTV said. #protest #Police #Dharna #Irom Sharmila #AFSPA #Imphal #Medical #supporters

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From AAP to BJP: Protest politics is a case of serpent eating its own tail

Mar 06, 2014

From AAP to BJP: Protest politics is a case of serpent eating its own tail

Intellectuals, writers and commentators, who embraced the A-word to denounce AAP forgot it completely when Reddy, Kumar and Chouhan used the tool of dharna to express similar angst. #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticalPlay #Arvind Kejriwal #Kiran Reddy #Shivraj Chouhan #AAP #protest politics
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Mar 06, 2014

Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

The judiciary is not something to be scoffed at and neither is public sentiment. #HowThisWorks #India #Business #Delhi #Supreme Court #protest #Subrata Roy #Sahara #lUCKNOW #Ink

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Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Aug 21, 2014

Chilean police employ tear gas, water cannons at student protest interrupted by masked people

Student protesters have fled a tear gas truck and police water cannons during a march through the Chilean capital, but no injuries or arrests have been reported...
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Aug 21, 2014

Jon Hamm hopes Ferguson will come out stronger

Star speaks out for protesters and says unrest in his hometown is hard to watch...
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Aug 21, 2014

Ferguson McDonald's a haven amid protests and tear gas

Maybe the real story is how the windows at McDonald’s survived as long as they did...