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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 23, 2014

St. Louis cop suspended when racist rant goes viral

A St. Louis County police officer who pushed CNN’s Don Lemon, a black television host, during live coverage of protests this week in Ferguson, Mo., has been suspended from duty after video of an hour-long racial rant against minority groups, women, l... #St. Louis, MO #Don Lemon
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Aug 21, 2014

Talib Kweli Got Into A Shouting Match With This CNN Reporter On Live TV: Watch

Talib Kweli got into a heated debate with CNN's Don Lemon during an interview about protests in Ferguson, Missouri... #Missouri #Don Lemon
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Aug 22, 2014

Sharpton to lead thousands in march against death of unarmed New York man placed in chokehold

Thousands are set to march to protest the death of an unarmed black man who died after being placed in a chokehold by a white New York police officer... #Missouri #Don Lemon