ANTI POSCO

  • AntiPosco protesters demand withdrawal of force April 12, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: With Odisha government all set to resume land acquisition for Posco's mega steel project in Jagatsinghpur district, antidisplacement bodies and Left parties on Friday staged demonstrations demanding withdrawal of force from the proposed plant site area. Demonstrations were held in various district headquarters in response to a call by...
  • 12 injured as police, anti-Posco activists clash March 7, 2013

    Paradip: Anti-Posco protesters clashed with the police which left 12 persons injured at a project site village in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district, while no land was acquired on Thursday. The clash took place during a demonstration by anti-Posco protesters demanding withdrawal of the police force at Mangala Chak in Gobindpur village,...
  • Relatives of anti-Posco activists refuse to take bodies March 4, 2013

    Paradip (Odisha): Suspecting foul play, relatives of those killed while allegedly making bombs in the proposed Posco steel plant area of Jagatsinghpur district in Odisha on Monday refused to take the three bodies. "We had issued notice to the relatives of the three deceased requesting them to receive the bodies....
  • Bodies of anti-POSCO activists who died in blast recovered March 3, 2013

    Paradip: A day after three anti-Posco activists were killed while allegedly making bombs, tension gripped the proposed plant site in Jagtsinghpur district on Sunday as police recovered the bodies and materials used for making the explosives. Three persons were killed and another was critically injured in the blast when members...
  • Odisha: Bomb made by anti-Posco activists kills 3 March 3, 2013

    Paradip: At least three people were killed and another seriously injured when a crude bomb exploded at the Posco site in Patana village in Dhinkia in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district on Saturday, police said. According to the police, the bombs were being made by anti-Posco activists and they went off while...
  • Land wars intensify at POSCO site in Orissa June 11, 2011

    Jagatsingh: Twenty platoons of police had to retreat on Saturday from Dhinkia in the face of stiff protest by the villagers with Children being used as a human shield against them. Children, who should be playing are instead at the forefront of a battle between the state and villagers. It's the...