BJP stage protests resignation of Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Saturday, August 1st, 2020

Thiruvananthapuram : The lone BJP legislator in Kerala, O Rajagopal on Saturday began a one-day fast at the party’s state committee office demanding the chief minister’s resignation over the recent gold smuggling case. The fast is part of the protests by the BJP seeking the resignation of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan as he was “morally […]

No protests for a month : BJP president J P Nadda

Thursday, March 19th, 2020

New Dehli : A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked his party’s MPs to visit their constituencies to spread awareness on coronavirus, BJP president J P Nadda said the party would not hold any protest or demonstration for a month in view of the virus outbreak. “PM, yesterday (Tuesday) in the parliamentary party meeting, […]

Udupi : Withdraw SI Anantha Padmanabha suspension; Sri Rama Sene warns of protests

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Udupi : Condemning the suspension of Udupi police sub-inspector Anantha Padmanabha, the Sri Rama Sene warned of staging violent protests if the suspension order was not revoked within next 48 hours. Superintendent of Police Nisha James initiated disciplinary action against SI Ananathapadmanabha and Police Constable Jeevan Kumar on the charges of dereliction of duty. The […]

District administration identified four places for protests

Friday, January 22nd, 2016
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Mangaluru : The four places shortlisted by the district administration to recognise a permanent venue for protests are within the heart of the city. A demand to shift the venue of protests – the entrance to the Deputy Commissioner’s office – was made at a peace committee meeting by people here on November 25. It […]

Nagarika Horata Samiti to stage protest infront of houses of three Ministers

Saturday, July 11th, 2015
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Mangaluru : The Jokatte Nagarika Horata Samiti members said they will be forced to carry out protests before the houses of three Ministers, two MLAs and the MP if the government failed to take any action against the alleged air and water pollution caused by the coke and sulphur recovery units of Mangalore Refinery and […]

Hindu Samithi protests against depiction of Jhansi Rani in poor light in CBSE text book

Monday, August 5th, 2013

Mangalore : A protest was staged by the Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) in  front of DC office  here on August 4, Sunday  opposing the depiction of Jhansi Rani Abbakka with a hookah in hand in the 5th standard  CBSE Social Science  text book. Sukanya Acharya, Samithi spokesperson  said the picture was an insult to the […]

Bagwady residents stage protest against illegal quarrying

Thursday, April 4th, 2013
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Kundapur : After a series of protests by residents of Bagwady Atrady in Vandse village, against what they termed the unauthorized quarries operating in the area, the local Tahsildar Gayatri visited the place on April 3, Wednesday and tried to pacify the agitated villagers stating that the authorities would do their best to end the […]

IPL matches in TN only if no SL players, umpires, officials: Jayalalithaa

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Chennai: As protests in support of the Sri Lankan Tamils continued, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Tuesday said IPL matches would be permitted in the state only if there were no Sri Lankan players, umpires, officials or support staff in these matches. “In view of the popular antipathy and anger in Tamil Nadu against […]

Forum against Atrocities to hold ‘Walk for Women, Walk for Justice’

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Mangalore : Forum against Atrocities on Women along with a host of other women activists groups across Karnataka have decided to come together to hold a silent march, candle light vigil and public meeting in Mangalore on Saturday, January 24 opposing repeated sexual assault on women. Speaking at the press meet held at Press Club […]

DK Yuva Janata Dal protests against anti-people policies of Central, State governments

Saturday, January 19th, 2013
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Mangalore : The Dakshina Kannada district unit of the Yuva Janata Dal staged a protest in front of  the DC office in Mangalore on January 19, Saturday to condemn the anti-people policies of both the Union and state governments The agitators strongly condemned the killing of two Indian soldiers by the Pak army recently and […]