Jantar Mantar


'Jantar Mantar' - 306 News Result(s)

  • 'You Can Move Us, Not Our Resolve': The Temporary Residents Of Jantar Mantar

    'You Can Move Us, Not Our Resolve': The Temporary Residents Of Jantar Mantar

    Nestled between Ashoka Road and Tolstoy Road, Jantar Mantar Lane has been an iconic spot for agitations. It has been witness to several protests- despite overcast skies hundreds rallied here with #NotInMyName banners, Anna Hazares anti-corruption movement gained momentum and clad in green cloth with skulls of their peers, the Tamil farmers demandin...

  • The Many Shades Of Jantar Mantar, India's 'Protest Square'

    The Many Shades Of Jantar Mantar, India's 'Protest Square'

    One calls himself the 'father' of MNREGA, the other a 'one-man army' railing against the system, while yet another has been shooting off letters against corruption to ministers and bureaucrats for over a decade.

  • No More Protests At Delhi's Jantar Mantar, Too Noisy: Green Court

    No More Protests At Delhi's Jantar Mantar, Too Noisy: Green Court

    Protests will not be allowed at Jantar Mantar any longer because they lead to noise pollution for people living in the vicinity, the National Green Tribunal ruled on Thursday, ordering the government to immediately evict the protesters from the zone near the historical monument in Lutyens' Delhi.

  • Cows Brought To Jantar Mantar For Protests Add To Problem: Green Court

    Cows Brought To Jantar Mantar For Protests Add To Problem: Green Court

    Bovines and bullock carts have been brought in the name of cow protection to the historic Jantar Mantar area here, which is a hot spot for protests, give a harrowing time to the people living in the area, the Green Court (National Green Tribunal-NGT) said today.

  • No More Protests At Delhi's Jantar Mantar, Orders Green Court

    No More Protests At Delhi's Jantar Mantar, Orders Green Court

    The National Green Tribunal today directed the Delhi government to immediately stop all protests at the Jantar Mantar area in the national capital. It also instructed the New Delhi Municipal Council to remove all temporary structures, loud speakers and public address systems from the stretch of the road situated near Connaught Place.

  • AIFUCTO, FEDCUTA Teachers To Court Arrest At Jantar Mantar Today

    AIFUCTO, FEDCUTA Teachers To Court Arrest At Jantar Mantar Today

    It has been the persistent demand of eight lacs teachers of the country to get the Chouhan Committee Report for 7th PRC published and implement it uniformly and simultaneously across the country at earliest after discussion and dialogue with AIFUCTO and FEDCUTA.

  • 'Have We Earned It?' Says Varun Gandhi On Lawmakers' Pay Hike Demand

    'Have We Earned It?' Says Varun Gandhi On Lawmakers' Pay Hike Demand

    BJP parliamentarian Varun Gandhi today strongly criticised his colleagues' demand for a salary hike in view of the continuous disruptions that hobble law-making. He also demanded that the government form an independent body to decide how much salary lawmakers should get.

  • For Tamil Nadu Farmers Protesting In Delhi, Daily Langar From Gurdwara

    For Tamil Nadu Farmers Protesting In Delhi, Daily <i>Langar</i> From Gurdwara

    Farmers from Tamil Nadu protesting at Jantar Mantar have found an unusual ally. Having no link with the protest, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) has opened their kitchen to the farmers who have been in Delhi's Jantar Mantar for over three months demanding loan waiver and drought-relief package.

  • Losing parents to suicide, 40 Kids in Delhi highlight farmers' plight

    Losing parents to suicide, 40 Kids in Delhi highlight farmers' plight

    They know their voices aren't as loud as some of the other protesting farmer groups. But the bunch of 40 children who reached Jantar Mantar this week hope their feeble voices too would be heard. By lawmakers sitting in the national capital's parliament just a kilometre away, bureaucrats in government buildings that dot Lutyens' Delhi and farmers ba...

  • Tamil Nadu Lawmakers Get 100% Hike As State's Farmers Protest In Delhi

    Tamil Nadu Lawmakers Get 100% Hike As State's Farmers Protest In Delhi

    Five months after taking over as Chief Minister, E Palaniswami has doubled the salary of the Tamil Nadu's 234 legislators. The hike - under which the legislators will get more than Rs 1 lakh from the current Rs 55,000 -- comes amid a stark agrarian crisis in the state. Over the last six months at least 19 farmers have committed suicide, many of the...

  • 'Rain Or Sun, Agitation Won't Stop': Tamil Nadu Farmers Return To Delhi

    'Rain Or Sun, Agitation Won't Stop': Tamil Nadu Farmers Return To Delhi

    After their 41-day protest in the national capital earlier this year, distressed farmers from Tamil Nadu returned to Jantar Mantar with skulls and bones to resume their agitation for a loan waiver and drought-relief package. The government's promises remain unfulfilled, they claim. But this time, they say, they are more determined than ever.

  • JNUSU To Protest At Jantar Mantar Against Mob Attacks

    JNUSU To Protest At Jantar Mantar Against Mob Attacks

    The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union's move comes days after hundreds of Delhiites joined the protest "Not In My Name" at Jantar Mantar against mob lynching.

  • Tamil Nadu Farmers To Renew Protest At Jantar Mantar In July

    Tamil Nadu Farmers To Renew Protest At Jantar Mantar In July

    A group of Tamil Nadu farmers who got the nation's attention with their unique way of protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi are planning to restart their agitation, albeit on a larger scale, this July.

  • Security Stepped Up At Kerala House Amid Rumours Of 'Beef Fest'

    Security Stepped Up At Kerala House Amid Rumours Of 'Beef Fest'

    Security at Kerala House on Jantar Mantar road here was beefed up following reports of a political party planning a 'beef festival' there in the evening.

  • Thousands Gather At Jantar Mantar To Protest Saharanpur Violence

    Thousands Gather At Jantar Mantar To Protest Saharanpur Violence

    Thousands of dalit rights activists, led by Bhim Army, today gathered at the Jantar Mantar to raise their voice against the caste-based violence in Saharanpur city of Uttar Pradesh.

'Jantar Mantar' - 285 Video Result(s)

'Jantar Mantar' - 306 News Result(s)

  • 'You Can Move Us, Not Our Resolve': The Temporary Residents Of Jantar Mantar

    'You Can Move Us, Not Our Resolve': The Temporary Residents Of Jantar Mantar

    Nestled between Ashoka Road and Tolstoy Road, Jantar Mantar Lane has been an iconic spot for agitations. It has been witness to several protests- despite overcast skies hundreds rallied here with #NotInMyName banners, Anna Hazares anti-corruption movement gained momentum and clad in green cloth with skulls of their peers, the Tamil farmers demandin...

  • The Many Shades Of Jantar Mantar, India's 'Protest Square'

    The Many Shades Of Jantar Mantar, India's 'Protest Square'

    One calls himself the 'father' of MNREGA, the other a 'one-man army' railing against the system, while yet another has been shooting off letters against corruption to ministers and bureaucrats for over a decade.

  • No More Protests At Delhi's Jantar Mantar, Too Noisy: Green Court

    No More Protests At Delhi's Jantar Mantar, Too Noisy: Green Court

    Protests will not be allowed at Jantar Mantar any longer because they lead to noise pollution for people living in the vicinity, the National Green Tribunal ruled on Thursday, ordering the government to immediately evict the protesters from the zone near the historical monument in Lutyens' Delhi.

  • Cows Brought To Jantar Mantar For Protests Add To Problem: Green Court

    Cows Brought To Jantar Mantar For Protests Add To Problem: Green Court

    Bovines and bullock carts have been brought in the name of cow protection to the historic Jantar Mantar area here, which is a hot spot for protests, give a harrowing time to the people living in the area, the Green Court (National Green Tribunal-NGT) said today.

  • No More Protests At Delhi's Jantar Mantar, Orders Green Court

    No More Protests At Delhi's Jantar Mantar, Orders Green Court

    The National Green Tribunal today directed the Delhi government to immediately stop all protests at the Jantar Mantar area in the national capital. It also instructed the New Delhi Municipal Council to remove all temporary structures, loud speakers and public address systems from the stretch of the road situated near Connaught Place.

  • AIFUCTO, FEDCUTA Teachers To Court Arrest At Jantar Mantar Today

    AIFUCTO, FEDCUTA Teachers To Court Arrest At Jantar Mantar Today

    It has been the persistent demand of eight lacs teachers of the country to get the Chouhan Committee Report for 7th PRC published and implement it uniformly and simultaneously across the country at earliest after discussion and dialogue with AIFUCTO and FEDCUTA.

  • 'Have We Earned It?' Says Varun Gandhi On Lawmakers' Pay Hike Demand

    'Have We Earned It?' Says Varun Gandhi On Lawmakers' Pay Hike Demand

    BJP parliamentarian Varun Gandhi today strongly criticised his colleagues' demand for a salary hike in view of the continuous disruptions that hobble law-making. He also demanded that the government form an independent body to decide how much salary lawmakers should get.

  • For Tamil Nadu Farmers Protesting In Delhi, Daily Langar From Gurdwara

    For Tamil Nadu Farmers Protesting In Delhi, Daily <i>Langar</i> From Gurdwara

    Farmers from Tamil Nadu protesting at Jantar Mantar have found an unusual ally. Having no link with the protest, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) has opened their kitchen to the farmers who have been in Delhi's Jantar Mantar for over three months demanding loan waiver and drought-relief package.

  • Losing parents to suicide, 40 Kids in Delhi highlight farmers' plight

    Losing parents to suicide, 40 Kids in Delhi highlight farmers' plight

    They know their voices aren't as loud as some of the other protesting farmer groups. But the bunch of 40 children who reached Jantar Mantar this week hope their feeble voices too would be heard. By lawmakers sitting in the national capital's parliament just a kilometre away, bureaucrats in government buildings that dot Lutyens' Delhi and farmers ba...

  • Tamil Nadu Lawmakers Get 100% Hike As State's Farmers Protest In Delhi

    Tamil Nadu Lawmakers Get 100% Hike As State's Farmers Protest In Delhi

    Five months after taking over as Chief Minister, E Palaniswami has doubled the salary of the Tamil Nadu's 234 legislators. The hike - under which the legislators will get more than Rs 1 lakh from the current Rs 55,000 -- comes amid a stark agrarian crisis in the state. Over the last six months at least 19 farmers have committed suicide, many of the...

  • 'Rain Or Sun, Agitation Won't Stop': Tamil Nadu Farmers Return To Delhi

    'Rain Or Sun, Agitation Won't Stop': Tamil Nadu Farmers Return To Delhi

    After their 41-day protest in the national capital earlier this year, distressed farmers from Tamil Nadu returned to Jantar Mantar with skulls and bones to resume their agitation for a loan waiver and drought-relief package. The government's promises remain unfulfilled, they claim. But this time, they say, they are more determined than ever.

  • JNUSU To Protest At Jantar Mantar Against Mob Attacks

    JNUSU To Protest At Jantar Mantar Against Mob Attacks

    The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union's move comes days after hundreds of Delhiites joined the protest "Not In My Name" at Jantar Mantar against mob lynching.

  • Tamil Nadu Farmers To Renew Protest At Jantar Mantar In July

    Tamil Nadu Farmers To Renew Protest At Jantar Mantar In July

    A group of Tamil Nadu farmers who got the nation's attention with their unique way of protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi are planning to restart their agitation, albeit on a larger scale, this July.

  • Security Stepped Up At Kerala House Amid Rumours Of 'Beef Fest'

    Security Stepped Up At Kerala House Amid Rumours Of 'Beef Fest'

    Security at Kerala House on Jantar Mantar road here was beefed up following reports of a political party planning a 'beef festival' there in the evening.

  • Thousands Gather At Jantar Mantar To Protest Saharanpur Violence

    Thousands Gather At Jantar Mantar To Protest Saharanpur Violence

    Thousands of dalit rights activists, led by Bhim Army, today gathered at the Jantar Mantar to raise their voice against the caste-based violence in Saharanpur city of Uttar Pradesh.

  • Conduct Sound Mapping In Connaught Place: Green Tribunal To Delhi Government

    Conduct Sound Mapping In Connaught Place: Green Tribunal To Delhi Government

    Acting on the complaint of a resident of Connaught Place, the National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government and the Central Pollution Control Board to map the sound levels in the area, particularly when demonstrations are carried out by protestors near the historic Jantar Mantar.

  • Tamil Nadu Farmers Suspend Delhi Strike After Chief Minister's Promise

    Tamil Nadu Farmers Suspend Delhi Strike After Chief Minister's Promise

    Farmers from Tamil Nadu have called off their strike in Delhi over a drought relief package for 15 days after an assurance by Chief Minister E Palaniswami today.

  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Palaniswami Meets Protesting Farmers In Delhi

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Palaniswami Meets Protesting Farmers In Delhi

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami will meet farmers from the state protesting at Jantar Mantar today for the first time,, according to official sources. It is learnt the chief minister will advise the farmers to call off their protest when he meets them at 7.30 am.

  • DMK's MK Stalin Demands Loan Waiver For Tamil Nadu Farmers

    DMK's MK Stalin Demands Loan Waiver For Tamil Nadu Farmers

    DMK working president M K Stalin today visited the protesting Tamil Nadu farmers at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi, and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi waive their loans like he promised in Uttar Pradesh during the recent Assembly polls there.

  • In The Heart of Delhi, A Protest With 12 Skulls

    In The Heart of Delhi, A Protest With 12 Skulls

    Around a dozen human skulls are on display at Jantar Mantar -- the protest zone in Connaught Place, the heart of New Delhi. The 150-odd men who have been camping with the bizarre relics since March 14, say they are the remains of Tamil farmers who have committed suicide. If the Centre only gave them a loan waiver and a drought relief package, these...

  • Jat Agitation: Delhi Preps For Lockdown From Today, Metro Services Restricted

    Jat Agitation: Delhi Preps For Lockdown From Today, Metro Services Restricted

    Jat groups have threatened to intensify their agitation demanding reservation in government jobs and colleges at Delhi's Jantar Mantar from tomorrow, prompting the police to enforce traffic restrictions from tonight.

  • 50 Lakh Jats From 13 States To Join Protest At Jantar Mantar

    50 Lakh Jats From 13 States To Join Protest At Jantar Mantar

    Taking their quota stir to the national capital, thousands of Jat community members protested at Jantar Mantar on Thursday and demanded reservations in jobs and educational institutions.

  • Jats To Gather In Delhi On March 2 To Decide Future Course Of Action

    Jats To Gather In Delhi On March 2 To Decide Future Course Of Action

    Members of the Jat community will gather at Jantar Mantar on Thursday to decide on the future course of action regarding its ongoing agitation in Haryana for quota in government jobs and educational institutions in the state.

  • Hundreds Protest Over Delhi's Poor Air Quality At Jantar Mantar

    Hundreds Protest Over Delhi's Poor Air Quality At Jantar Mantar

    Hundreds of people, including children on Sunday staged a protest at Jantar Mantar over the deteriorating air quality in the national capital, demanding the government to take effective initiatives to curb the rising air pollution.

  • Rahul Gandhi Detained By Police From OROP Protest Site At Jantar Mantar

    Rahul Gandhi Detained By Police From OROP Protest Site At Jantar Mantar

    Rahul Gandhi was whisked away by the police for the third time in two days as he arrived on Thursday evening at Jantar Mantar in the heart of Delhi to lead a protest march of his Congress party over the suicide of an army veteran.

  • Arvind Kejriwal Released, Says PM Modi 'Lied' About OROP Implementation

    Arvind Kejriwal Released, Says PM Modi 'Lied' About OROP Implementation

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who was detained by the police after he tried to meet the relatives of army veteran RK Grewal, who had committed suicide allegedly over an insufficient pension, was released close to midnight on Wednesday.

  • Animal Rights Group PETA Asks Centre Not To Lift Ban On Jallikattu

    Animal Rights Group PETA Asks Centre Not To Lift Ban On Jallikattu

    Amid reports that the Centre is planning to allow popular bull taming sport 'Jallikattu', animal rights body PETA today said that the ban should not be withdrawn and that it will hold a protest at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday.

  • Minority Groups Demand Ban On 'Cow Vigilantism'

    Minority Groups Demand Ban On 'Cow Vigilantism'

    Several minority groups on Friday staged a protest at Delhi's Jantar Mantar, demanding a ban on "cow vigilantism" and sought passage of the Communal Violence Bill.

  • BJP Urges Anna Hazare To Visit Delhi, Speak On 'Mess' In AAP Rule

    BJP Urges Anna Hazare To Visit Delhi, Speak On 'Mess' In AAP Rule

    The BJP today urged social activist Anna Hazare to once again "rise" for the nation and speak to the people from the Jantar Mantar in Delhi on the "mess" created by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the political arena.

  • Former Hockey Greats Renew Demand For Bharat Ratna to Dhyan Chand

    Former Hockey Greats Renew Demand For Bharat Ratna to Dhyan Chand

    Former captains Ajit Pal Singh, Zafar Iqbal, Dilip Tirkey and Dhyan Chand's son Ashok Kumar gathered at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi in the hope that the government will fulfil their demand and confer Bharat Ratna to Dhyan Chand

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