PROTEST

  • 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...
  • Watch: Police lathicharge BJP youth wing members protesting outside UP Assembly June 30, 2014

    The youth wing of the BJP protested outside the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Monday against the failing law and order situation in the state. The BJP workers also protested against power cuts, poor development in the state, price rise and inflation. Police used water canons and tear gas to disperse...
  • It's a black day in the history of DU: Dr Anil Jha June 28, 2014

    The Delhi University Academic Council on Saturday ratified the rollback of its Fouryear Undergraduate Programme, going back to the threeyear course. ProFYUP professors and members of the Academic Council, who attended the meet, protested outside the Vice Chancellor's office accusing him of damaging Delhi University's autonomy. "There was no discussion...
  • Student bodies protest against FYUP June 23, 2014

    With the fate of Delhi University aspirants hanging in mid air just a day ahead of the admissions, student bodies on Monday held protests in the university's north campus. ...
  • Watch: BJP steps up protests against power cuts in UP May 29, 2014

    The BJP has stepped up protests in Uttar Pradesh as the state has been hit with a major electricity crisis since May 16, the counting day, affecting a number of businesses in the commercial hubs. The BJP has alleged that the Samajwadi Party is extracting the price of its abysmal...
  • Varanasi: School kids gather outside BHU to meet Modi May 8, 2014

    With the BJP holding a massive protest against the Election Commission and a Returning Officer, school children gathered outside the BHU to see party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • Watch: Jaitley sitting on 'satyagraha' in Varanasi May 8, 2014

    Arun Jaitley is amongst the senior BJP leaders who are protesting against Election Commission in Varanasi for denying Narendra Modi the permission to hold a rally in the temple town. ...
  • Watch: Chaotic scenes outside BHU where BJP is protesting against EC May 8, 2014

    With the BJP holding protests against denial of permission to Narendra Modi's rally in Varanasi, chaotic scenes prevailed outside the BHU campus in the temple town. ...
  • Watch: Names missing in voters list, Pune residents fume April 18, 2014

    Voters in Pune held protests outside the Pune council hall after thousands of names went missing from the electoral rolls. In fact the police estimate that nearly 1 lakh names were missing from the voters list. People have complained to the Election Commission and say they will continue their protest...
  • 100 people dead during protest in Ukraine February 21, 2014

    Protesters advanced on police lines in the heart of the Ukrainian capital on Thursday, prompting government snipers to shoot back and kill scores of people in the country's deadliest day since the breakup of the Soviet Union a quartercentury ago. ...
  • Will Telangana protests disrupt Chidambaram's Budget speech? February 17, 2014

    Telangana protests have been rocking the Parliament ever since the second phase of Winter Session began. It needs to be seen if the Finance Minister's Budget speech would be disrupted over Telangana on Monday. ...
  • News 360: Kejriwal quits as CM after Assembly rejects Jan Lokpal Bill February 14, 2014

    Arvind Kejriwal's roller coaster ride as the Delhi Chief Minister came to an end on February 14, 2014 just 49 days after he assumed office along with his six colleagues as his government failed to table the Jan Lokpal Bill in the Assembly following a highvoltage clash with Congress and...
  • CJ Show: How did citizens react to Nido Taniam's death? February 9, 2014

    The virtual space was abuzz with outrage over the death of Arunachal student Nido Taniam in the capital. Here are some of the highlights. ...
  • Has Congress scored its biggest selfgoal by trying to divide Andhra? February 5, 2014

    The battle over Telangana has reached New Delhi. There were heated protests at the Andhra Bhawan on Wednesday with proTelangana and antiTelangana groups lashing out at each other. Inside Parliament as well, Congress MPs from Seemandhra stalled proceedings. Adding to the pressure, some MPs also moved a no confidence motion....
  • News 360: Castebased quota stays, says Sonia Gandhi February 5, 2014

    The Congress has distanced itself from party leader Janardhan Dwivedi's statement on OBC quota. Congress President Sonia Gandhi has issued a statement affirming the Congress's commitment to castebased quota. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Extended winter session begins, 39 bills at stake February 5, 2014

    The second half of Parliament's Winter Session began on Wednesday amidst the Telangana tangle. At stake are 39 bills and the reputation of the 15th Lok Sabha which is already going down in the records as one of the worst performing in the Indian history. ...
  • News 360: 3 Ugandan women file complaint over sex trade, DCW steps in February 4, 2014

    The issue of drug trafficking and prostitution at Khirki Extension has come to the fore once again after a CNNIBN investigation exposed that Ugandan women were being pushed into sex trade. Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Singh on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner asking him...
  • AAP, BJP workers' faceoff at Arun Jaitley's residence February 4, 2014

    Dramatic scenes were seen outside Arun Jaitley's residence on Tuesday morning as Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party workers protested against each other. The AAP demanded an apology from Jaitley accusing the BJP of trying to bribe its MLAs to topple the Delhi government. ...