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  • India @ 9 with Anchal Vohra April 18, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Anchal Vohra on India @ 9. ...
  • Sonia Gandhi led protest march against Land Bill March 17, 2015

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi led the protest march against the Land Bill from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhavan. Fourteen parties unitedly undertook the march terming the Bill anti-farmer. She said, "Secular forces in Parliament are determined to defeat PM's communal agenda. I request the President to intervene to protect the rights...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob March 6, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Dimapur protests: We have instituted an inquiry into what happened, says Nagaland CM March 6, 2015

    A man, accused of raping a girl, was beaten to death on Thursday after being pulled out of a jail by a mob at Dimapur in Nagaland. Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang condemned the incident and said, "We have instituted an inquiry into what happened. I agree that relaxing section...
  • Centre tables Land Bill in Lok Sabha amidst opposition uproar February 24, 2015

    Amidst boycott by the Congress, the NDA government on Tuesday introduced the Land Acquisition Bill in the Lok Sabha. Not only the entire Opposition but also BJP's allies like the Shiv Sena and Swabhimani Paksha opposed the controversial Bill. ...
  • Why is Aamir Khan's 'PK' being targeted? December 29, 2014

    The Bajrang Dal has staged protests against the film 'PK' in Bhopal and Ahmedabad even as the Censor board has refused to take any action against the film. Censor board Chairperson Leela Samson said that the board will not remove any scenes from the film as it has already released....
  • Assam violence: No talks with NDFB (S), says Rajnath Singh December 25, 2014

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday announced that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) would probe the attack on Adivasis by the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit) (NDFB (S)) on Tuesday evening and the reprisals in which 68 were killed. The Home Minister also ruled out any talks with NDFB...
  • Watch: Undercover reporter analyses security of women on Delhi streets December 15, 2014

    As we approach the second anniversary of December 16 gangrape, CNN-IBN undercover reporter analyses the security of women on the crowded streets of Delhi. ...
  • Government maligning entire community in effort to defend an individual: Mayawati December 5, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday played a Dalit card in defending Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti over her hate speech. BSP supremo Mayawati said, "the minister is from the backward class, not Dalit or schedule caste. Make someone else from that community a minister if the government wants to represent that...
  • We need to ensure policy enforcement, we shall continue to protest, says Eric Garner's daughter December 5, 2014

    Protests continue in New York for the second day in a row after a grand jury in New York decided to acquit a white policeman in the death of a black man Eric Garner. CNN's Anderson Cooper spoke to Garner's daughter, she said, "We need to ensure policy enforcement. We...
  • Eric Garner death: Justice department to hold civil rights investigation into the case December 5, 2014

    Protests continue in New York for the second day in a row after a grand jury in New York decided to acquit a white policeman in the death of a black man Eric Garner. Thousands of New York citizens took to the streets in protest. The protesters carried signs that...
  • Massive protests in New York after no indictment in Eric Garner's death December 4, 2014

    A grand jury in New York decided on Wednesday not to indict a white policeman in the death of a black man Eric Garner. The verdict has sparked outrage in New York, with thousands of citizens taking to the streets. ...
  • Self-styled godman Baba Rampal supporters protest in Delhi November 18, 2014

    Followers of self-styled godman Baba Rampal are holding demonstrations at Delhi's Jantar Mantar in protest of the court orders against him. ...
  • Bangalore school where 6-year-old was sexually assaulted reopens November 6, 2014

    The Bangalore school where a six-year-old student was allegedly sexually assaulted by her teacher has reopened after it was shut down following the gruesome incident. ...
  • Was the police crackdown on the Kiss of Love protest justified? November 3, 2014

    Supporters of the 'Kiss of Love' event held in Kochi were taken into preventive custody on Sunday. Unrest is on the rise in the city as supporters of the campaign and members of Hindu and Muslim groups protesting against the event were simultaneously lathicharged by the police. ...
  • Is Kerala kiss of rally the right way to protest? October 30, 2014

    Through a Facebook page it was a call to the people interested to come forward with their husbands/wives or partners to kiss or share a hug at marine drive to protest against the moral policing act at a restaurant in Kozhikode. ...
  • Bangalore: People stage silent protest to save heritage site October 26, 2014

    Several prominent Bangaloreans are gathered at the historic Balabrooie guest house in the city for a silent protest against the Karnataka government's recent proposal to raze the 150-year-old heritage structure to build a club for MLAs and MPs. ...
  • Ten-foot statue of a man with an umbrella becomes symbol of Hong Kong protest October 9, 2014

    In Hong Kong, the pro democracy protests may be shrinking in size with each passing day, but student protesters say they have not given up yet. CNN's Ivan Watson reports how a ten foot statue of a man holding a umbrella and graffiti on the walls of city buildings- have...
  • Hong Kong protests: Student leaders call off talks with government October 4, 2014

    Protests continue in Hong Kong as student leaders call off talks with the government. On Friday night pro-democracy protestors and opponents clashed in Hong Kong. "Police are allowing violence, students claim that they were beaten and molested," said a student. ...
  • Hong Kong: Pro-democracy protesters clash with police, 38 injured September 29, 2014

    Hong Kong is paralysed after Pro-democracy protesters clashed with the police. At least 38 people are injured as anger builds over China's political will on Hong Kong's governance. ...
  • Jadavpur University protests: Won't have discussion with students September 19, 2014

    Jadavpur University students did not allow the Registrar and ProVice Chancellor to enter the campus and boycotted classes for the second consecutive day in protest against police action on them two days ago. Registrar Pradip Ghosh said, "We have been detained here. We were not allowed to enter our own...
  • Policemen came without female constables and pushed us: Jadavpur University student protestor September 17, 2014

    Students of the Jadavpur University held massive protests on campus on Tuesday night over the alleged molestation of a female student two weeks ago. Police resorted to lathicharge to break the protests. Students allege that teachers and staff, who are TMC supporters, beat up the protesters. More than 30 students...
  • Watch: UPSC aspirants intensify protests against language bias July 26, 2014

    UPSC aspirants have rejected the government's attempt to buy time and have demanded scrapping of the current format of Civil Services Aptitude Test. UPSC aspirants protested outside the RSS office on Saturday as well as in Mukherjee Nagar in the capital. NSUI students also protested at Jantar Mantar. ...
  • Watch: Shia protestors beat up policeman over property dispute in Lucknow July 25, 2014

    Clashes erupted on Friday after a group of Shia protesters marched towards Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's house furious with SP leader Azam Khan's decision to sell properties of Waqf Board and appoint Waseem Akram as the member of the board. The protest was led by Shia community leader Kalbe Javed....
  • Watch: ABVP workers protest over 6yearold's rape in Bangalore school July 21, 2014

    Two weeks after a 6yearold girl was raped in her school premises in Bangalore, there is no stopping the outrage. ABVP workers protested outside the school in Bangalore on Monday and tried to break the security barricades put into place. When police tried to stop the workers from climbing the...
  • Bangaloreans come out in large to protest against minor's rape July 20, 2014

    Bangalore residents came out in large numbers to protest against school authorities and sought justice for the 6yearold girl who was raped in the school two weeks ago. More than 60,000 people have also signed a petition by change.org to make schools safer. ...
  • Bangalore rape case: Parents hold massive protests, demand action July 19, 2014

    A 6yearold girl was raped inside an international school's premises on July 2, allegedly by two staff members. A complaint was filed by the child's parents on Tuesday. Over 1000 Bangaloreans on Saturday came together to raise their voice against this atrocious crime against the 6year old child. One of...
  • News 360: 6yearold raped in Bangalore school, protests follow July 17, 2014

    In a horrific crime that shocked the nation, a 6yearold girl was raped inside an international school's premises, allegedly by two staff members. The incident took place on July 2 and a complaint was filed by the child's parents on Tuesday. The school authorities have refused to take any responsibility...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 16, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Dry weather results in price rise of potatoes July 16, 2014

    Inflation is showing no sign of letting up as tomato prices have shot up in the metros. Deficient rains across the country have led to a fall in production which has squeezed supplies to cities. Tomato prices have touched a high of Rs 60 in many parts of Delhi, hurting...