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Aug 06, 2018
Muzaffarpur's decline from Mahatma's Satyagraha to shelter home rapes is India's recent history in nutshellIt would not be wrong to say that Muzaffarpur is a microcosm of India today and Brajesh Thakur, who ran a girls-shelter house there and stands accused of raping them, is a symbol of morbid depravity that afflicts the country’s social and political life.
Apr 20, 2018
Chandrababu Naidu begins day-long fast on 68th birthday against Centre's refusal to grant special status to Andhra PradeshThe TDP president will be staging the protest in Vijayawada on his 68th birthday to pressurise the Central government to fulfill all commitments made at the time of bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh in 2014.
Mar 26, 2018
Anna Hazare’s Delhi agitation sees sparse crowds as tripartite nature of demands dilutes movementAnna Hazare's andolan at New Delhi's Ramlila Maidan was sparsely populated with protestors because of the tripartite nature of his demands.
Oct 28, 2017
In Karnataka, a satyagraha demanding 0% GST on handmade products highlights a larger issueSpearheaded by noted theatre artist and activist Prasanna in Bengaluru, the 0 percent GST satyagraha has turned the spotlight on village enterprises, and how they're essential to a long-term, sustainable way of life
Oct 03, 2017
Anna Hazare accuses Narendra Modi of failing to eradicate corruption, threatens agitationAnna Hazare on Monday accused Narendra Modi of failing to keep his promise of creating a corruption-free India and threatened to begin an agitation.
Aug 30, 2017
Upset with Narendra Modi, Anna Hazare plans fresh agitation in Delhi; dates to be announced soonAnna Hazare, who led the India Against Corruption Movement, will likely declare another round of agitation in Delhi against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
Jul 14, 2017
Shivraj Singh Chouhan's inept leadership led to farmers' crisis in Madhya Pradesh, says Congress' Ajay SinghThe story of Shivraj Singh Chouhan started from a dumper and will end in a dumper, says Leader of Opposition Ajay Singh stating that the Madhya Pradesh chief minister's reign may have started to wane
Jun 18, 2017
Rajasthan BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari to hold satyagraha if Vasundhara Raje does not vacate her bungalowRebel BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari has threatened to hold a 'satyagraha' if Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje does not vacate her current bungalow.
Jun 10, 2017
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia to hold 72 hour satyagraha in BhopalCongress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia will sit on 72-hour-long 'satyagraha' from 14 June to protest against the "anti-farmer policies" of the BJP government
Apr 11, 2017
Champaran Satyagraha, 100 years on: Reimagining Gandhian politics in times of violence, greed and fearThe arrival of Mahatma Gandhi in Champaran gave the anti-planters movement direction and helped converge all forces fighting against the British atrocities.