Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 30, 2015
Delhi Congress workers today staged a protest outside Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's house over the rise in prices of onion and other essential commodities.
Delhi News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday August 30, 2015
Hardik Patel, the face of the Patels' stir for quota in Gujarat, today gave a 48-hour deadline for compensation for the families of nine people who died in last week's protests in the state, saying if it is not done, there will be "an announcement from Surat."
Delhi News | NDTV.com | Sunday August 30, 2015
Patel agitation leader Hardik Patel addresses the Delhi media on the Patel community protests.
India News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Saturday August 29, 2015
Another Army veteran, Havaldar Abhilekh Singh, who was on an indefinite hunger strike at Delhi's Jantar Mantar to demand the implementation of the One Rank One Pension scheme, had been taken to hospital today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said in Kutch that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi will make announcement on the implementation of 'One Rank One Pension' policy for ex-servicemen "as and when time comes".
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Friday August 28, 2015
As India celebrates the golden jubilee of India's victory in the 1965 war with Pakistan, most of the veterans who fought in that war, are fighting a very different battle on the streets now, demanding One Rank One Pension from the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance government.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday August 27, 2015
Two more ex-servicemen, who were on indefinite hunger strike at Delhi's Jantar Mantar to demand the implementation of the One Rank One Pension scheme, have been taken to hospital.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Thursday August 27, 2015
Former soldiers and officers of the Indian Armed Forces are spending entire nights sleeping out in the open at New Delhi's Jantar Mantar in their quest for One Rank, One Pension.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Staging a protest against the hike in onion's price, Congress today accused both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of being two sides of the same coin.
Delhi News | Friday August 21, 2015
In a major reshuffle, Delhi Police today transferred 35 senior officers, including an officer who had ordered the removal of Army veterans demanding One Rank One Pension scheme at Jantar Mantar ahead of Independence Day.
India News | Reported by Bhairavi Singh; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday August 18, 2015
There are now three Army veterans on an indefinite hunger strike at Delhi's Jantar Mantar in protest against the delay in implementing One Rank One Pension or OROP.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 17, 2015
Ten former service chiefs have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on One Rank One Pension or OROP, even as two retired armymen began an indefinite hunger strike at Delhi's Jantar Mantar in protest against the delay by the government in implementing the scheme.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Mala Das | Friday August 14, 2015
Pictures of Army veterans being pushed around in Delhi drew immediate public uproar, forcing the city's police to back off protests that it tried to truncate at Jantar Mantar, the capital's designated spot for public protests.
India News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday August 13, 2015
The ruling BJP's protests at Parliament on Thursday were derided by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which snidely recalled that it was once called the "party of anarchists" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his colleagues. AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, the Chief Minister of Delhi, re-tweeted a comment that mocked the BJP.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday August 11, 2015
Activist Yogendra Yadav was detained by the Delhi Police late on Monday night from the site of an ongoing farmers' protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. Mr Yadav, a former leader of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party, alleged that he was "beaten up, manhandled" at the police station and was arrested.
Delhi News | Written by Kinshu Dang | Monday August 10, 2015
Late on Sunday night, several families from Haryana's Hisar, protesting at Jantar Mantar in the centre of Delhi for nearly three years, were allegedly driven out by the police who used batons.
Delhi News | Written by Snigdha Basu | Monday August 10, 2015
Delhi Police personnel on lathicharged members of a 'tractor march', led by ex-Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav, protesting the Centre's proposed amendments to the Land Acquisition Bill in the heart of Delhi on Sunday night.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
YSR Congress Party will stage a dharna at the Jantar Mantar in New Delhi tomorrow to protest the delay in according Special Status to Andhra Pradesh and highlight the "silence of ruling TDP government" on the issue.
India News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Thursday August 6, 2015
About 300 men belonging to the Youth Congress took off their shirts today in the heart of the capital to show solidarity with the 25 Congress lawmakers who have been suspended from the Lok Sabha.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has assured all help to the striking students of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) who met him on Tuesday.
India News | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Striking students of the Film and Television Training institute students today took their protest against their institute head, actor-turned-politician Gajendra Chauhan, to the Capital.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
YSR Congress has announced that it will hold a dharna on August 10 at Jantar Mantar in Delhi to protest against the Centre's "delay" in granting special status to Andhra Pradesh and to highlight the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) government's "indifference" on the issue.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
Swaraj Abhiyan leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav today staged a protest outside the Delhi Race Course, demanding that the site be converted into a memorial for farmers.
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday July 26, 2015
Social activist Anna Hazare today joined former servicemen in their protest against the Centre over non-implementation of One Rank One Pension and said the veterans serve the country but don't get their due. Addressing former servicemen at Jantar Mantar in Delhi, the 78-year-old Gandhian also said the government should not go back on their promise ...