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Feb 14, 2017
Gujarat: Farmers' rally turns violent; seven policemen injured in stone peltingAt least seven policemen, including District Superintended of Police R V Asari, were injured on Tuesday in stone pelting when cops tried to stop a farmers' rally near Sanand town in Gujarat.
Feb 13, 2017
Anti-Trump protests: Citizens' rise against state is a sign that all is not lost in United StatesPeople can't afford to sit idle when the law can be manipulated and there's erosion between the courts and enforcement agencies, and that's exactly what US citizens are doing in their protests whether it's the Women's Marches, occupying airports or surrounding deportation vans
Feb 09, 2017
Jallikattu begins: Madurai's Palamedu arena hosts bull taming sport, 850 animals registeredMadurai's famous jallikattu arena Palamedu hosted the bull taming sport on Thursday, reports said. The event, which is taking place after two years after a ban on the sport was lifted in January, started at 8 am and will go on till 4 pm on Thursday.
Feb 03, 2017
Protesters clash with cops after Friday prayers in Srinagar, six injuredAt least six persons were injured today as clashes broke out between protesters and security forces in Nowhatta area of the city and Pulwama district in south Kashmir.
Feb 03, 2017
Donald Trump’s devious anti-Muslim immigration policies should serve as a wake-up call for IndiansMore recently, the ascent of Donald Trump to the highest office showed the same variety of disinterest initially. Days after the election, my cousin who lived in California wondered why I was so distraught. Nothing he does is going to affect you, he had said. Is that any consolation? I snapped back.
Feb 02, 2017
Nagaland unrest: Army called in Kohima after two Naga deaths spur violenceWhile various Naga tribal organisations have been protesting against the state government's decision to grant 33 percent reservation to women in the civic polls, the government had been adamant on holding the elections.
Feb 02, 2017
Donald Trump's presidency: Dissent and defiance gather steam, signal turbulent times aheadMany commentators in recent days have, for instance, drawn an analogy between Trump’s sacking of US attorney-general Sally Yates for refusing to execute the travel ban, and an event known as the "Saturday night massacre" which occurred during Richard Nixon’s presidency in 1973.
Feb 01, 2017
Padmavati protest: Would Karni Sena defend a rape survivor, or a woman who chooses her lover?It’s time the Karni Sena realise their arguments seem to be less about historical fact than it is about controlling Padmavati’s story — which in this case also means controlling women’s bodies.
Jan 30, 2017
Sanjay Leela Bhansali brokers peace with Rajput Sabha; Karni Sena wants Padmavati title changedIn the midst of fresh threats over his film Padmavati from the Hindu Sena, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali brokered a fragile peace agreement with the Rajput Sabha. However, it could be threatened by the Karni Sena's demand that the film's title be changed.
Jan 30, 2017
Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati in fresh trouble; Hindu Sena protests, after Karni Sena rowSanjay Leela Bhansali's historical epic Padmavati has found itself in the midst of a fresh controversy after another outfit — the Hindu Sena — protested against its depiction of 'distorted history'. A member of the group reportedly also issued a death threat 'to Bollywood' for standing up in support of Bhansali and his film, after the Karni Sena — which claims to represents the interests of the Rajput community — damaged his sets in Jaipur and roughed up the famed auteur.