BJP men lathicharged near Jantar Mantar

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011
BJP men lathicharged

New Delhi : At least 61 people were injured as the anti-government protest by the Bharatiya Janata Party youth wing activists turned violent in New Delhi on Tuesday with the protesters hurling stones at the police and trying to march towards Parliament, prompting them to lob teargas shells and use force before detaining Yuva Morcha […]

Hazare to fast at Raj Ghat in protest, on June 8 at 10Am

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011
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New Delhi: The Delhi Police have refused permission to Annasaheb Hazare, who has broken away from Lok Pal Bill drafting Committee along with 4 other Civil group members on Monday, and opted to held his hunger strike again in New Delhi, to hold it. In view of this refusal, Hazare has moved his venue from […]

Uma Bharathi back n BJP: Hazares Movement regroups on June 8

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011
uma back to BJP

New Delhi: The BJP admitted Uma Bharathi back into its folder after 6 long years and offered sweets to her. She had earlier met Baba Ramdev and joined his fasting programme. Baba had asked all his followers to go on Dharna and fast on Monday, but reversed his stand and asked them not to fast […]

Annasaheb Hazare in Delhi to fast into death on Lokpal Bill

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
Annasaheb Hazare in Delhi to fast into death on Lokpal Bill

New Delhi: Aged and Magsaysay awardee Anna Hazare in his 80s is undertaking a fast into death on Tuesday, on reaching Rajghat (Gandhi memorial)  to demand a strongly worded Anti Corruption Bill that involved civil society, in its formulation to stamp out graft in India. Hazare with his faithful companions has reached Rajghat before noon. […]

2010 June 21st: Longest day today.

Monday, June 21st, 2010
A 13 hour day seen at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi

If there is a13 hour day and the longest one at that, it is today, on Monday 21st June, 2010 for this year. Several students have rushed to the Jantar Mantar in New Delhi and Jaipur to make a study of the geological phenomenon of light and night, and also to make several experiments, as […]