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#IAmGauri protest takes Bengaluru streets by storm; Sitaram Yechury, Medha Patkar join rally
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#IAmGauri protest takes Bengaluru streets by storm; Sitaram Yechury, Medha Patkar join rally

Thousands joined in a protest rally in Bengaluru, which started from city's railway station on Tuesday, to continue the nationwide demand for justice for journalist Gauri Lankesh.

Medha Patkar granted bail in case of abduction of govt employees, likely to be released today
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Medha Patkar granted bail in case of abduction of govt employees, likely to be released today

Social activist and Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar, who was granted bail in an abduction case on Wednesday, is likely to be released on Thursday evening

Narmada Bachao Andolan: Madhya Pradesh BJP leaders resign in protest after arrest of Medha Patkar
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Narmada Bachao Andolan: Madhya Pradesh BJP leaders resign in protest after arrest of Medha Patkar

In protest against jailing of leader Medha Patkar after "framing her in false charges", BJP members in Madhya Pradesh on Friday resigned en masse

Sardar Sarovar dam: Warrant issued against Medha Patkar for failing to appear for cross defamation hearings
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Sardar Sarovar dam: Warrant issued against Medha Patkar for failing to appear for cross defamation hearings

A Delhi court issued a warrant seeking production of Narmada Bachao Andolan activist Medha Patkar who failed to appear before it in defamation cases filed by her and KVIC Chairman VK Saxena against each other

Sardar Sarovar dam: Jyotiraditya Scindia warns of agitation if govt does not rehabilitate 42,000 families
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Sardar Sarovar dam: Jyotiraditya Scindia warns of agitation if govt does not rehabilitate 42,000 families

Jyotiraditya Scindia demanded that the BJP government in the state ensured a proper rehabilitation for the dam oustees and compensated them at the earliest

Sardar Sarovar dam: Delhi organisations condemn 'use of police force' against Medha Patkar
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Sardar Sarovar dam: Delhi organisations condemn 'use of police force' against Medha Patkar

Various organisations on Tuesday demanded the release of activist Medha Patkar, currently kept at a hospital in Indore, as they organised a demonstration in Delhi

CPM condemns Madhya Pradesh govt after state police forcibly removes Medha Patkar from Sardar Sarovar protest
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CPM condemns Madhya Pradesh govt after state police forcibly removes Medha Patkar from Sardar Sarovar protest

The CPM Monday condemned the alleged high-handedness with which social activist Medha Patkar, fasting for rehabilitation of Sardar Sarovar oustees, was removed from the protest site in Madhya Pradesh by the state police

Medha Patkar hospitalised after 12 days of fasting in Madhya Pradesh
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Medha Patkar hospitalised after 12 days of fasting in Madhya Pradesh

Medha Patkar and her associates had launched the fast on 27 July, demanding "proper" rehabilitation and resettlement of those affected by the Sardar Sarovar Project.

Medha Patkar's health deteriorates as hunger strike protesting Sardar Sarovar project enter 11th day
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Medha Patkar's health deteriorates as hunger strike protesting Sardar Sarovar project enter 11th day

The health of social activist Medha Patkar and 11 others, who are on an indefinite hunger strike, deteriorated as their fast entered its 11th day on Sunday.

Sardar Sarovar dam: Madhya Pradesh govt delegation couldn't convince Medha Patkar to call off fast
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Sardar Sarovar dam: Madhya Pradesh govt delegation couldn't convince Medha Patkar to call off fast

A delegation, led by a senior official of Madhya Pradesh govt failed to convince Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar to call off her indefinite fast

CPM seeks Centre's intervention on issues related to Sardar Sarovar Dam, urges Medha Patkar to end fast
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CPM seeks Centre's intervention on issues related to Sardar Sarovar Dam, urges Medha Patkar to end fast

CPM demanded that the Centre step in to resolve the issues related to the Sardar Sarovar Dam in the interest of the project-affected people in Madhya Pradesh

Sardar Sarovar dam: Medha Patkar's condition deteriorates, fasting NBA leader refuses to take medicines
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Sardar Sarovar dam: Medha Patkar's condition deteriorates, fasting NBA leader refuses to take medicines

The condition of Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar has deteriorated on the ninth day, doctors attending on her said on Friday.

Sardar Sarovar dam: Arvind Kejriwal says Madhya Pradesh govt must ensure rehabilitation of affected families
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Sardar Sarovar dam: Arvind Kejriwal says Madhya Pradesh govt must ensure rehabilitation of affected families

MP government should ensure the rehabilitation of residents affected by the closure of the Sardar Sarovar dam's gates, said Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday.

Delhi court slaps Rs 10,000 fine on Medha Patkar for failure to appear in defamation case
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Delhi court slaps Rs 10,000 fine on Medha Patkar for failure to appear in defamation case

A Delhi court on Thursday imposed Rs 10,000 as costs on NBA activist Medha Patkar for her repeated failure to appear before it in defamation cases filed by her and KVIC Chairman VK Saxena against each other.

Narmada Bachao Andolan: Medha Patkar's indefinite fast seeking rehabilitation for affected families enters seventh day
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Narmada Bachao Andolan: Medha Patkar's indefinite fast seeking rehabilitation for affected families enters seventh day

Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar's indefinite fast seeking proper rehabilitation of the affected families entered seventh day on Wednesday.

Narmada dam row: Madhya Pradesh govt says won't use force at present to evacuate people
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Narmada dam row: Madhya Pradesh govt says won't use force at present to evacuate people

The Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday said that it won't use force to make families leave the submergence areas of the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river

Narmada Bachao Andolan: 40,000 families in Madhya Pradesh stop cooking to protest against evacuation order
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Narmada Bachao Andolan: 40,000 families in Madhya Pradesh stop cooking to protest against evacuation order

Around 40,000 families in Madhya Pradesh, whose houses were facing submergence due to the closing of the gates of the Sardar Sarovar Dam, did not light their 'chulhas' (stoves) as a mark of protest on Monday, the fifth day of the indefinite fast announced by Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar in this regard, said an activist.

Sardar Sarovar dam: Medha Patkar to go on indefinite fast on banks of river Narmada from 27 July
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Sardar Sarovar dam: Medha Patkar to go on indefinite fast on banks of river Narmada from 27 July

Medha Patkar, along with those affected by the Sardar Sarovar Project, will launch an indefinite fast to protest against alleged forced eviction of the affected families

Farmers protest in Delhi against BJP govt's policies, demand complete loan waiver
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Farmers protest in Delhi against BJP govt's policies, demand complete loan waiver

Around 2,000 farmers protested in Delhi on Tuesday to condemn the "anti-farmer" policies of the BJP government and killing of six farmers in Madhya Pradesh last month.

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protests: Yogendra Yadav, Medha Patkar detained on their way to Mandsaur
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Madhya Pradesh farmers' protests: Yogendra Yadav, Medha Patkar detained on their way to Mandsaur

Swaraj India leader Yogendra Yadav, Medha Patkar and others were arrested on their way to meet farmers in Mandsaur on Thursday, media reports said.