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.
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
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.
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
Medha Patkar has got a relief from a Delhi court which cancelled a non-bailable warrant against her for non-appearance in cross-defamation cases filed by VK Saxena
Medha Patkar, met Thawar Chand Gehlot and expressed concern over the impact of closing of gates of Sardar Sarovar Dam on villagers affected by the project.
Fifty-six years after the foundation stone for the Sardar Sarovar dam on the Narmada river was laid, the Gujarat government got permission to shut the gates of this controversy-hit structure, marking the "completion" of the project
Social activist Medha Patkar along with dozens of others who were to join a protest by the Narmada dam-affected people, were detained near Gujarat border.
The Bhoomi Adhikar Andolan has approached President Pranab Mukherjee seeking rehabilitation of those affected by the Sardar Sarovar project in Madhya Pradesh in line with a Supreme Court order.
A Delhi court issued non-bailable warrant (NBW) against Narmada Bachao Andolan(NBA) activist Medha Patkar for her failure to appear in cross defamation cases.
Redeeming a pledge she made years back, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday returned 9,117 land records to farmers and compensated 800 peasants from whom land had been taken against their will for the Tata Motors' Nano project.
Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar on Friday announced launching an indefinite agitation against the Gujarat government's proposed plan to fill Sardar Sarovar Dam to its Full Reservoir Level (FRL).
As Irom Sharmila ends her hunger strike and enters electoral (or even other forms of politics,) her equation with the State is likely to drastically change. Although electoral politics is one method by which the state likes to co-opt all opposition voices into the same system, this isn’t always the case
NBA leader Medha Patkar demanded that the Jha Commission report be made public.
Sanjay Rajoura, Varun Grover and Rahul Ram — who form the comedy collective Aisi Taisi Democracy — aren't afraid of highlighting the ridiculous
Minnie Vaid interviewed the women protesting the Kudankulam power plant to gauge their concerns, for her book The Ant in the Ear of the Elephant
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.
The clumsy manner in which the Modi government handled the Greenpeace activist offloading issue, it has shot itself in the foot and stoked a controversy.
Social activist and Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar was cross-examined by the defence lawyer in the 2002 Sabarmati Ashram assault case.
Aamir Khan, who has been championining the cause of social issues, today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. But his bland tweets about that meeting betrayed little.