Stating that the AAP has reduced itself to a "tamasha", veteran social activist Medha Patkar on Saturday resigned from the party.
There is a possibility the Maharashtra unit of AAP will see some turbulence if Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan are shown the door.
Medha Patkar, a social activist, who joined AAP following the request from senior AAP leader Yogendra Yadav, said that Yadav and Bhushan, who have playing supportive role shouldn't be ignored.
The crusader is back! Anna Hazare joins protesters at Jantar Mantar to protest against Land Act.
President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said the land acquisition act had been "refined" to minimise some procedural difficulties in getting land for critical projects but the Congress and some parties conveyed their firm opposition to the measure and activist Anna Hazare launched a protest.
Medha Patkar founding member of the Narmada Bachao Andolan and former convenor of National Alliance of People's Movements, believes that the land ordinance of the NDA government will badly affect the farmers, farm workers and the poor, both rural and urban.
Anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare on Friday threatened a Lokpal-type agitation on the land ordinance issue and asked people to join him for the cause and be even prepared to go to jail.
Govind Pansare, a highly respected political figure in Maharashtra, is a well known name in the communist movement and is also a known critic of right wing forces.
The protest, which would be organised by farmer unions, would mobilise the strength from Haryana and neighbouring areas.
The rally, organised by various fish workers unions, urged the Centre to fulfil their long pending demands.
Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar, known for his versatile roles, passed away at 64 in Mumbai.
Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) activist Medha Patkar in Bhopal on Thursday demanded to rollback Centre's decision to raise height of Sardar Sarovar dam by 17 meters as activists protested in front of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's residence.
Activist Medha Patkar on Thursday alleged that leaders and officials from Japan and China were visiting India as they want land to be reserved for them in the country.
The manner of how the Indian state has dealt with Irom Sharmila is not just a debate about AFSPA but about what constitutes bodily autonomy.
Social activist Medha Patkar Friday attacked the Narendra Modi-led NDA government's ambitious river inter-linking project, saying the claims of the central government are "not only wrong but false".
Social activist Medha Patkar has appealed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to return the land at Singur to farmers using the new Land Acquisition Act.
Seeking a high level probe into the 2008 riots in Odisha's Kandhamal district, social activist Medha Patkar on Wednesday said she will draw the President's attention on the nominal compensation given to the victims.
Opposing possible changes in the Land Acquistion, Resettlement and Rehabilitation Act, 2013, social activist Medha Patkar today warned the NDA government of a tough resistance across the country.
Social activist and Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar was cross-examined by the defence lawyer in the 2002 Sabarmati Ashram assault case.
Social activist Medha Patkar today claimed that Lavasa lake city region near here too faced a threat of landslide, similar to the one that flattened the Malin village in Ambegaon tehsil in the district last week.