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Protesters detained for lodging protest outside Supreme Court

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Fifty-five protesters, mostly women lawyers and activists, who were protesting outside the Supreme Court against the clean chit given to Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi by an inhouse probe panel in the sexual harrasment case, were detained by the police on Tuesday, 7 May 2019. The protesters were taken to the Mandir

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Demonetisation: Rahul Gandhi, leaders of other parties protest outside Parliament

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The proceedings in both the Houses of Parliament were stalled today as there were noisy scenes and protest in the well over the demonetisation of high value currency notes and Opposition members’ demand that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should be present during the discussion on the issue. Today, the Congress led

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Bhopal journalists condemn one-day ban on NDTV

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: A large number of journalists, representing the print, television and online media, today met in the State capital and passed a resolution to condemn the decision of the Union Information and Broadcasting Ministry to impose a one-day ban on NDTV India. The Bhopal journalists were unanimous in pointing out that they see

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NIT Srinagar: Clash between Kashmiri and non-Kashmiri students takes ugly turn, Police is in the dock for using brute force

Newsroom24x7 Desk Srinagar: There is tension following last week’s clash between local and non-local students and use of brute force by the police on the protesting non-Kashmiri students inside the campus of National Institute technology (NIT) in Sinagar on Tuesday. A two member team from the Union HRD Ministry arrived at NIT, srinagar to conduct

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Kapu community stokes quota flame, sets train bogies and police stations on fire

Newsroom24x7 Desk Kakinada : Kapu community stoked the quota issue and raked it up into violent protest by setting ablaze half a dozen of train bogies and a couple of police stations on fire. The event took place on Sunday as, an agitation by the Kapu community for quotas in government jobs and educational institutions

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Writers’ protest real or manufactured ? – asks Arun Jaitley

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : At the rising number of Awardees returning their awards on protest against murder of writers and lynching over beef matter, the ruling NDA government had been expressing its opinion in several trickling modes, some directly responding to media queries, while others opting for platforms like social media, twitter, Facebook and

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OROP – penultimate bout

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Protests, fast until death, severe health crisis of veterans, rushing to hospitals, ministerial family member pitching in and adding to ruling government’s restlessness – One Rank One Pension (OROP) has seen it all. Yet, the ultimate show hasn’t been staged yet. Running over more than two months continuously, some relief

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Violence at Ramdev’s Food and Herbal Park: One dead

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: A protest by local transporters demanding that they too should be involved in transporting products from Yoga Guru Ramdev’s Patanjali Food & Herbal Park turned violent earlier today and there was exchange of fire resulting in the death of a transporter from Haridwar district. According to information received here, Ramdev’s brother

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