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Jan 19, 2017
Jallikattu uprising is a spontaneous pushback against the tyranny of antiseptic western 'liberalism'Far from being an expression of cruelty, jallikattu is pitting man and beast in a celebration of bonding.
Jan 16, 2017
Maratha morcha in Mumbai postponed to 6 March due to election code of conductThe silent rally of Maratha community under the banner of 'Maratha Kranti Morcha' has been postponed to 6 March in the wake of election code of conduct.
Jan 13, 2017
As Barack Obama's term comes to an end, it's time to put our hope for change in ourselvesPresident Barack Obama is an American zealot, fervent in his belief that the institutions are sound, more or less incorruptible, and will eventually win the day
Jan 04, 2017
Demonetisation: RBI refuses to exchange old notes; woman goes topless in protestThe woman, who was with her child, was in tears when turned away by guards after repeated request to exchange her junked notes
Dec 23, 2016
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik should listen to farmers or BJD's poll calculations could go awryRecently in Odisha, more than 4,000 farmers under the banner of NavaNirman Krushak Sangathan, tried to congregate in Bhubaneshwar on 14 December to press for their three-point charter of demands – price, prestige and pension.
Dec 20, 2016
Kodava protests in Karnataka: Warring factions must unite and speak in one voiceThe Kodavas in Karnataka are up in arms again.
Dec 18, 2016
Poland: New anti-government demonstrations after Parliament blockadePoland's political crisis crossed a new threshold this weekend, with parliament blockaded by protesters, its main chamber taken hostage by opposition lawmakers and critics claiming media freedom had been threatened.
Dec 08, 2016
Killing of three Lashkar militants sparks protests in South KashmirThree Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were killed on Thursday after a six-hour gunfight with security forces in Kashmir.
Dec 07, 2016
Universities, protests and dissent: The importance of ‘quiet’ politics must also be consideredStudent-led protests grew by over 148 percent in the five-year period between 2009 and 2014, an analysis from the Ministry of Home Affairs data on police organisations shows.
Dec 07, 2016
Angry commuters block trains in Titwala, up and down trains affectedAngry commuters blocked trains on Titwala-Khadwali route on Wednesday morning for nearly two hours after train services were delayed due to a technical glitch, reports said.