Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday May 10, 2013
Protests are being held in Delhi today against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's acquittal in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case last month. Protesters are staging a march from Rajghat to the Supreme Court demanding that the CBI appeal against Mr Kumar's acqui...
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 8, 2013
Filmmaker Prakash Jha, who is almost ready with his film Satyagraha, may release the film's trailer at Jantar Mantar in the capital.
Reported by Sidharth Pandey; Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday May 2, 2013
Despite the police barricades that blocked major roads in Central Delhi, the protesters kept arriving.
Press Trust of India | Sunday April 28, 2013
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today called off its protest march to Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's residence after she "agreed" to receive 10.5 lakh protest letters on "inflated" power and water bills but it announced gherao of the r...
Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday April 22, 2013
For the fourth day in a row, there were street protests in Delhi against the rape of a five-year-old who was kidnapped and tortured by a man who rented a small room in the same building where she lived with her family.
Edited by Mala Das | Monday April 22, 2013
For the fourth day in a row, activists, students and political workers organised protests against the rape of a five-year-old who was kidnapped and tortured by a man who rented a small room in the same building where she lived with her family.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 3, 2013
To spread autism awareness in the city, six historic monuments were lit up in blue lights on Tuesday on World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) in New Delhi.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 30, 2013
Anna Hazare on Friday night visited Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal at his indefinite hunger strike site in Delhi and urged him to call off his fast citing his deteriorating health.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 9, 2013
Scores of teachers from primary schools of three municipal corporations today staged a demonstration here to protest suspension of five of their staff members in the wake of the rape of a seven-year-old in aschool in Mongolpuri on March 1.
Thursday March 7, 2013
Old age pension is likely to be linked with inflation index on the pattern of MNREGA besides being made universal by doing away with APL and BPL criteria, the government informed the Rajya Sabha on Thursday.
Alok Pandey | Tuesday March 5, 2013
Dwarak Paswan is among the 1000-odd protesters who have assembled from across the country at Delhi's Jantar Mantar to press the Centre for universalisation and enhancement of old-age pension.
Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday March 4, 2013
A Patiala House court in New Delhi today framed charges against social activist Irom Sharmila for attempting to commit suicide in 2006 when she sat on a fast at Jantar Mantar in the capital.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 2, 2013
Social activist Irom Sharmila, who has been on fast for about 12 years demanding the repeal of controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), would be flown to Delhi tomorrow in connection with a court case, official sources said today.
Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday February 20, 2013
Several BJP leaders who had gathered at Delhi's Jantar Mantar to protest against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's "saffron terror" remarks were detained by the police today. From here, the party had planned to march towards the Home Minister's res...
Edited by Samira Shaikh | Wednesday February 20, 2013
BJP leaders and workers are gathering in large numbers at Delhi's Jantar Mantar, from where party Chief Rajnath Singh will lead a protest march at noon to Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's residence about 5 km away.