Medha Patkar

  • Show Me The Money: Medha Patkar's total assets valued at Rs 2.09 lakh 09-04-2014 10:47 AM

    Social activist and AAP member Medha Patkar from Mumbai North-East has just Rs 3,950 in cash. Her investments are valued at Rs 1.32 lakh. Patkar has no jewellery, no vehicle and does not own any property. ...
  • Open Mike: Should NGOs stay away from electoral politics? 02-04-2014 11:14 PM

    As a part of the special series 'Open Mike', CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with social activist and AAP leader Medha Patkar, how the NGOs and the electoral politics have come together and whether people lose their credibility by entering into politics. ...
  • Lok Sabha polls: AAP fields its candidates against political bigwigs 16-02-2014 10:05 PM

    The Aam Aadmi Party released its first list of Lok Sabha candidates on Sunday. It has challenged many senior leaders including Rahul Gandhi, Kapil Sibal, Salman Khurshid by placing its prominent faces against them. ...
  • Maharashtra irrigation scam: Medha names Ajit Pawar, Gadkari 20-04-2013 09:26 AM

    Social activist Medha Patkar is alleging fresh evidence in the Maharashtra Irrigation Scam. She has alleged Income Tax raids at the Mahalakshmi Infraprojects Limited uncovered proof of kickbacks being paid to the tune of Rs 44 crore. ...
  • Go slow on Land Acquisition Bill: Medha Patkar 05-09-2011 07:48 PM

    The Government should not come up with this Bill to Parliament within two days of Cabinet clearance, said Patkar. ...
  • It is part betrayal: Medha Patkar 27-08-2011 08:33 PM

    The social activist said the civil society was expecting Parliament would vote under Rule 184. ...
  • Government buying time: Santosh Hegde 25-08-2011 01:37 PM

    CNN-IBN spoke to social activist Medha Patkar and Justice Santosh Hegde after the House appealed Anna Hazare to end his fast. ...
  • We are ready for Lokpal debate: Team Anna 21-08-2011 06:52 PM

    As Anna Hazare's fast enters day six, cities across India continue to witness strong protests. ...
  • Police action on Ramdev camp brutal: Medha Patkar 05-06-2011 09:09 AM

    Medha Patkar says though she had differences on Baba's modus operandi but what that govt did is much more condemnable. ...
  • Ramdev's fast has turned political: Medha Patkar 04-06-2011 02:30 PM

    Social activist Medha Patkar says with groups like RSS and ABVP joining Ramdev, the movement has turned political. ...
  • Are NGOs behaving in an anti-democratic manner? 13-04-2011 10:47 PM

    On Taking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Are NGOs behaving in an anti-democratic manner?' ...
  • Are opponents of Government pro-Naxal? 14-07-2010 08:56 AM

    Chhattisgarh Police say Lingaram Kodopi is a Naxal mastermind who is in touch with Medha Patkar and Arundhati Roy. ...
  • Singur agitation: Political support growing for Mamata 25-08-2008 02:22 AM

    Mamata joined by Amar Singh, Medha Patkar and Arundhati Roy. ...
  • Lookahead Wipes: Big news from across India 30-04-2008 10:34 AM

    Melbourne: Dumped from the one-day squad, former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting said it might actually help him prolong his Test career as he would be able to maintain the highest fitness levels. The two-time World Cup winning captain was axed after a string of low scores in the ongoing tri-series...
  • The voices of rising India 26-01-2007 04:46 PM

    Here is what some well-known faces from various fields have to say of India in its 60th year of Independence. ...