30 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Hardik Patel, who is spearheading the Patel quota agitation, is today expected to hold talks with quota stir leaders, including Gujjars and Jats in the national capital.
13 Mar 2013
Activists heading the Yamuna Bachao Andolan have threatened to sit on an indefinite fast from Wednesday if the government failed to release more water into the river.
14 Mar 2013
With the official announcement that an additional 250 cusecs of water would be released into the Yamuna through a new canal from Hathini Kund in Haryana, the 'save Yamuna' marchers had a reason to celebrate on Thursday.
17 Jul 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government yesterday appointed Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra as its brand ambassador for the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign to promote the cause of the girl child.
22 Jul 2015
Chandigarh: Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij, who courted controversy after questioning the state government's move to rope in actress Parineeti Chopra for 'Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao' initiative, said that he was not given an invitation to a key event related to the campaign and came to know of it through media.
14 May 2015
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday asked the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) activist Medha Patkar and the head of an Ahmedabad-based NGO, who have filed three cross defamation cases against each other, to reach a compromise and referred the matters to the mediation centre.
21 Apr 2015
Khandwa: With the agitation against raising Omkareshwar dam water level here in Madhya Pradesh continuing for the 11th day on Tuesday, the condition of protestors who are squatting in the river has worsened.
18 Apr 2015
Mathura: A Jat group on Friday warned that they would "block" basic supplies like milk, water, and power to Delhi unless the Centre restores reservation for them under OBC quota which was set aside by the Supreme Court in March this year.
23 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Undeterred by the controversy surrounding it, Parineeti Chopra attended an event of the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign with Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in Gurgaon on Tuesday.
07 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Visitors to Rashtrapati Bhavan will now be able to get a glimpse of the Nobel Peace Prize received by child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, who dedicated the honour to the nation by presenting his medal to President Pranab Mukherjee here on Wednesday.