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dna
Bhim Army claims Chandrashekhar attacked inside jail, seeksconnection with his alleged role in the violence in Saharanpur. He had shot to
dna / Posted 20 minutes ago
connection with his alleged role in the violence in Saharanpur. He had shot to limelight after holding a demonstration at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi against violence on Dalits in Saharanpur. Earlier, two members of the Bhim Army were arrested in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Centre claims cut in farmer suicidesadded that whatever the minister had stated in the House, he should tell the sa
Business Standard India / Posted 22 hours ago
added that whatever the minister had stated in the House, he should tell the same to farmers who are agitating at Jantar Mantar. The Congress member had initiated the debate on 'farmers' distress leading to rise in the incidents of their... Read more
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The Economic Times
Awkward situation for Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh in Rajya Sabhacould not even complete half of his statement." Digvijay Singh challenged him
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
could not even complete half of his statement." Digvijay Singh challenged him to deliver "a similar kind of speech at Jantar Mantar where some farmers are agitating" and see the outcome. The five-hour-long debate on "farmers' distress leading... Read more
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dna
A soldier’s perennial dilemma over the use of lethal forceassociation files a petition for the removal of armed police from the Supreme C
dna / Posted 4 days ago
association files a petition for the removal of armed police from the Supreme Court complex. A protest is held at Jantar Mantar and the police, paramilitary and even armed forces are criticised. Human rights activists call for a candle... Read more
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The Hindu
Delhi mall ‘restricts’ entry to children of Maharashtra farmers who committed suicidechildren were taken to the mall around 4 p.m., shortly after they had finished
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
children were taken to the mall around 4 p.m., shortly after they had finished participating in the Kisan Mukti Yatra at Jantar Mantar. ‘Class divide’ “It was very hot on Wednesday and since the children had been out since morning, we thought... Read more
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Business Standard India
Drought-hit Tamil farmers beat themselves to protest MLA salary hikestate, who had suspended their 41-day long protest following government assuran
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
state, who had suspended their 41-day long protest following government assurance in April, turned up again at the Jantar Mantar on Sunday to press for their demands. Three months ago, these farmers had grabbed nationwide attention by... Read more
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New Kerala
TN MLAs salary hike row: appears divided - newkerala news #255582Tyagi said, "In a country where the century's worst drought has taken place, wh
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Tyagi said, "In a country where the century's worst drought has taken place, where farmers are demonstrating semi-naked at Jantar Mantar, I do not support this by the state government decision and condemn it." The Tamil Nadu Government on... Read more
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The Hindu
Parliament live updates: 'Law, not airlines, can only punish MPs'talks about the plight of farmers, their demand for rise in MSP. Mr. Singh app
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
talks about the plight of farmers, their demand for rise in MSP. Mr. Singh appeals MPs from Tamil Nadu to pay a visit to Jantar Mantar and meet agitating farmers from the State. AIADMK MPs object to the reference. The Chair says a short duration... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mandsaur firing: Congress stalls Parliament24 growers were killed. Meanwhile, the representatives of over 150 farmers org
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
24 growers were killed. Meanwhile, the representatives of over 150 farmers organization holding a ‘Kisan Panchayat’ in Jantar Mantar to mark the conclusion of their month-long protest March from Mandsaur have decided to extend their agitation... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Children of farmers who committed suicide join protest at Jantar Mantarwho lost their fathers to penury. Like Patil, 40 children from this ashram, wh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
who lost their fathers to penury. Like Patil, 40 children from this ashram, who have similar stories to share, gathered at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday demanding financial help for the families of farmers who committed suicide and waiver of debt for... Read more
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dna
Tamil Nadu govt's decision to almost double salaries for MLAs earns the wrath of farmersrespectively. A group of Tamil Nadu farmers led by their leader P Ayyakannu ha
dna / Posted 8 days ago
respectively. A group of Tamil Nadu farmers led by their leader P Ayyakannu have re-launched their protest in New Delhi’s Jantar Mantar seeking a loan waiver and drought-relief package. “The Tamil Nadu government has no money to extend the... Read more
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The Hindu
'Even a coolie earns more than a nurse in Kerala' Lok Sabha discusses plights of nursesMPs to speak on matters of importance. Anand Sharma, Sharad Yadav and Digvijaya
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
MPs to speak on matters of importance. Anand Sharma, Sharad Yadav and Digvijaya Singh speak about farmers protesting in Jantar Mantar. "We will have a discussion later in the day," says Mr. Kurien. 11:06 am Questions being taken on launch of... Read more
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The Hindu
In Rajya Sabha, TN MPs join hands to oppose NEETto speak on matters of importance. Anand Sharma, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Digvij
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
to speak on matters of importance. Anand Sharma, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Digvijaya Singh speak about farmers protesting in Jantar Mantar. "We will have a discussion later in the day," says Mr. Kurien. 11:06 am Questions being taken on launch of... Read more
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dna
Mayawati ko gussa kyon aata hai?managed to capture all attention as the new kid on the block. Not only did they
dna / Posted 9 days ago
managed to capture all attention as the new kid on the block. Not only did they manage to organise protests in places like Jantar Mantar in the capital but also received significant support from civil society. All this happened in BSP’s stronghold... Read more
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Business Standard India
Farmers demand loan waiver as rally reaches Delhi, Centre says not yetpressure on the government to waive farm loans. Ram was one among hundreds of
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
pressure on the government to waive farm loans. Ram was one among hundreds of other farmers who had gathered in Delhi's Jantar Mantar on the conclusion of 13-day long farmers yatra, which started from Mandsaur — where six farmers were shot dead... Read more
10d
Business Standard India
Foreign Secy S Jaishankar to brief MPs on India-China standoffagrarian distress might come up for discussion in the two Houses with several f
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
agrarian distress might come up for discussion in the two Houses with several farmer organisations gathering at New Delhi's Jantar Mantar after a fortnight long journey from Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh to the national capital. The organisations are... Read more
10d
dna
TN farmer protest redux: 'Rain or sun, we won't stop'After their 40-day protest in the national capital earlier this year, farmers f
dna / Posted 10 days ago
After their 40-day protest in the national capital earlier this year, farmers from Tamil Nadu today returned to Jantar Mantar for a second round of agitation for loan waiver and a drought-relief package. "This time we are determined and would even... Read more
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11d
dna
Tamil Nadu farmers detained after protesting near PM Modi's homeby the Centre. They will join an indefinite protest after their counterparts,
dna / Posted 11 days ago
by the Centre. They will join an indefinite protest after their counterparts, taking part in 'Kisan Mukti Yatra', reach Jantar Mantar here on July 18. The group led by Ayyakannu had in March staged novel protests by holding human skulls outside... Read more
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11d
dna
Physiotherapists on hunger strike demanding a council like MCIMembers of the Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP) today launched an i
dna / Posted 11 days ago
Members of the Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP) today launched an indefinite hunger strike at Jantar Mantar here, demanding an independent central council to regulate the profession. More than 700 physiotherapists from across the country... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tamil Nadu farmers detained outside PM Modi’s residenceby the Centre. They will join an indefinite protest after their counterparts,
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
by the Centre. They will join an indefinite protest after their counterparts, taking part in ‘Kisan Mukti Yatra’, reach Jantar Mantar here on July 18. The group led by Ayyakannu had in March staged novel protests by holding human skulls outside... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu farmers detained outside PM’s residenceby the Centre. They will join an indefinite protest after their counterparts,
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
by the Centre. They will join an indefinite protest after their counterparts, taking part in ‘Kisan Mukti Yatra’, reach Jantar Mantar on July 18. The group led by Ayyakannu had in March staged novel protests by holding human skulls outside the... Read more
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12d
Business Standard India
Amarnath attack: Over 1.86 lakh women, men, sadhus pay obeisance at shrinevehicles for Baltal and Pahalgam base-camps this morning, officials said. Seve
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
vehicles for Baltal and Pahalgam base-camps this morning, officials said. Several Kashmiri Pandits today gathered at the Jantar Mantar here to pay tribute to the victims of the recent terror attack on Amarnath yatris. Various NGOs of the... Read more
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The Hindu
Maximum support, maximum priceMorcha, Bhartiya Kisan Union of Punjab, and other organisations are taking part
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
Morcha, Bhartiya Kisan Union of Punjab, and other organisations are taking part in the yatra, which will converge on Jantar Mantar in Delhi on July 18. It began in Madhya Pradesh, with the farmers’ leaders being detained for a few hours by... Read more
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asianage
Violence will infuse more volence: Voices at 'Not In My Name' on Amarnath attackRiyaz, a Kashmiri student in Delhi, was among the many faces, young and old, at
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
Riyaz, a Kashmiri student in Delhi, was among the many faces, young and old, at the 'Not In My Name' protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi, against the killings of seven pilgrims. "Violence will only infuse more violence. No matter which side is... Read more
16d
dna
Amarnath terror attack: Not in My Name activists condemn violence of all sorts; say it leads to alienationus up". Riyaz, a Kashmiri student in Delhi, was among the many faces, young an
dna / Posted 16 days ago
us up". Riyaz, a Kashmiri student in Delhi, was among the many faces, young and old, at the 'Not In My Name' protest at Jantar Mantar here, against the killings of seven pilgrims. "Violence will only infuse more violence. No matter which side... Read more
16d
The Economic Times
Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) refuses to withdraw bandh, announces fresh agitationBanerjee's appeal to join talks with her government. The Gorkha Sanyukt Sanghar
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
Banerjee's appeal to join talks with her government. The Gorkha Sanyukt Sangharsh Samity (GSSS), also held a rally at Jantar Mantar in Delhi on Sunday demanding separate state for the Gorkhas. Like the GJM, the GSSS has also made it clear that... Read more
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The Economic Times
Dismiss Mehbooba Mufti's government for Amarnath attack: Pravin Togadiaappealed the Central government to appoint a full time Defence Minister. The V
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
appealed the Central government to appoint a full time Defence Minister. The VHP has declared one day protest shutdown in Jammu and will hold nationwide protests, including one at Jantar Mantar, on Wednesday, said VHP General Secretary Surendra Ja... Read more
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New Kerala
Swamy backs 'Gorkhaland' demand, says its 'well-deserved' - newkerala news #2531663 of the Indian Constitution," he said. Meanwhile, the Gorkha Sanyukt Sanghars
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
3 of the Indian Constitution," he said. Meanwhile, the Gorkha Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti on Sunday held a protest march at Jantar Mantar demanding a separate 'Gorkhaland' from West Bengal. "We are not going to deviate this. We don't want to talk... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
INLD protest on SYL issue begins, activists block some roadsstopped from marching into Punjab to undertake the digging of the SYL canal. A
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
stopped from marching into Punjab to undertake the digging of the SYL canal. After that they held a protest at Delhi’s Jantar Mantar for several days on the issue. In November last year, the court had thwarted Punjab’s attempt to wriggle out... Read more
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dna
Swamy backs 'Gorkhaland' demand, says its 'well-deserved'3 of the Indian Constitution,? he said. Meanwhile, the Gorkha Sanyukt Sanghars
dna / Posted 17 days ago
3 of the Indian Constitution,? he said. Meanwhile, the Gorkha Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti on Sunday held a protest march at Jantar Mantar demanding a separate 'Gorkhaland' from West Bengal. "We are not going to deviate this. We don't want to talk... Read more
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dna
INLD protest on SYL issue begins, activists block some roadsstopped from marching into Punjab to undertake the digging of the SYL canal. A
dna / Posted 17 days ago
stopped from marching into Punjab to undertake the digging of the SYL canal. After that they held a protest at Delhi's Jantar Mantar for several days on the issue. In November last year, the court had thwarted Punjab's attempt to wriggle out... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP's Gujarat riots picture for West Bengal crisis stirs rowPress clicked on February 28, 2002 in Ahmedabad. Speak-up because it is alread
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
Press clicked on February 28, 2002 in Ahmedabad. Speak-up because it is already too late! Join in at 5 PM today at Jantar Mantar #SaveBengal#SaveHinduspic.twitter.com/QU5ZT1HkUt — Nupur Sharma (@NupurSharmaBJP) July 8, 2017 Even as several... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Another farmer commits suicide in Madhya Pradesh, death toll rises to 43‘Kisan Mukti Yatra’ on July 6 with the assistance of social institutions. The
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
‘Kisan Mukti Yatra’ on July 6 with the assistance of social institutions. The Yatra will pass through six states and reach Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on July 18 where the farmers’ leaders will speak on the “anti-farmer policies” of the Shivraj... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Protesters march in Delhi demanding Gorkhaland, President’s rule in Bengalof police,” GSSS president Kiran BK told PTI. People take part in a protest ma
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
of police,” GSSS president Kiran BK told PTI. People take part in a protest march demanding Gorkhaland from Rajghat to Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Sunday. (Arvind Yadav/HT PHOTO) The protesters marched from Rajghat to Jantar Mantar carrying... Read more
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New Kerala
Jantar Mantar: 'Gorkhaland' protest reaches national capital - newkerala news #Jantar Mantar: 'Gorkhaland' protest reaches national capitalNew Delhi Jul 9 : The Gorkha Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti on Sunday held a protest
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
New Delhi Jul 9 : The Gorkha Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti on Sunday held a protest march at Jantar Mantar demanding a separate 'Gorkhaland' from West Bengal. "We are not going to deviate this. We don't want to talk about anything other than Gorkhaland.... Read more
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asianage
Won't settle for anything else: Gorkhaland protests reach Delhi's Jantar MantarNew Delhi: The Gorkha Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti on Sunday held a protest march a
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
New Delhi: The Gorkha Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti on Sunday held a protest march at Jantar Mantar demanding a separate 'Gorkhaland' from West Bengal. "We are not going to deviate from this. We don't want to talk about anything other than Gorkhaland. If... Read more
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The Economic Times
Why India needs its "liberal elite" to step out into the great wide opendispensation. If you’re not right, you’re liberal. It isn’t that easy. #NotInM
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
dispensation. If you’re not right, you’re liberal. It isn’t that easy. #NotInMyName protests in Mumbai (above) and at Jantar Mantar, Delhi, on June 28Liberalism Lite At the #NotInMyName protest last week in New Delhi, plenty of those who... Read more
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New Kerala
SC stays Madras HC order directing TN Govt to waive farmers' loans @ newkerala.comhad directed the Tamil Nadu government to waive off all agricultural loans taki
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
had directed the Tamil Nadu government to waive off all agricultural loans taking cognizance of their 23-day protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court had also ordered cooperative societies and banks to... Read more
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Phayul
China cancels Indian journalists' trip to Tibet amid Doklam border issueLa pass in Sikkim. Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch (BTSM), an all-India Tibet Suppor
Phayul / Posted 24 days ago
La pass in Sikkim. Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch (BTSM), an all-India Tibet Support Group, yesterday carried out a protest at Jantar Mantar in the Indian capital against the cancellation of Kailash pilgrimage. Calling for ‘Freedom in Tibet’ and to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
My outrage against mob lynching is not selective: Shabana Azmi'Not In My Name' drive gained traction after Saba Dewan, a documentary filmmake
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
'Not In My Name' drive gained traction after Saba Dewan, a documentary filmmaker, took to Facebook to organise a protest at Jantar Mantar in Delhi. It soon became big social media campaign with people turning up in huge numbers in other cities such... Read more
24d
asianage
SC stays Madras HC's order to waive Tamil Nadu farmers' loanhad directed the Tamil Nadu government to waive off all agricultural loans taki
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
had directed the Tamil Nadu government to waive off all agricultural loans taking cognizance of their 23-day protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court had also ordered cooperative societies and banks to... Read more
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dna
SC stays Madras HC order directing Tamil Nadu govt to waive farmers' loanshad directed the Tamil Nadu government to waive off all agricultural loans taki
dna / Posted 24 days ago
had directed the Tamil Nadu government to waive off all agricultural loans taking cognizance of their 23-day protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court had also ordered cooperative societies and banks to... Read more
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The Economic Times
SC stays Madras HC order on Tamil Nadu farm loan waiver5 acres of land, but the HC had extended the benefits to all farmers in the sta
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
5 acres of land, but the HC had extended the benefits to all farmers in the state, irrespective of their land holding. In April, farmers from Tamil Nadu staged protested for over 30 days at Jantar Mantar demanding the government to write off l... Read more
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New Kerala
Ballabgarh lynching: Congress questions Centre's inaction @ newkerala.comor Islam. Then why is there hatred and separation between us. Why PM Modi is no
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
or Islam. Then why is there hatred and separation between us. Why PM Modi is not taking any action against it. We have come Jantar Mantar to get victims justice." On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had strongly condemned the lynching... Read more
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26d
The Economic Times
Yogendra Yadav slams government's 'double standards' towards farmerswill reach Delhi on July 18 - the day when Winter session of parliament begins
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
will reach Delhi on July 18 - the day when Winter session of parliament begins - to launch an indefinite sit in protest at Jantar Mantar. "During the journey the campaign will spread awareness about the plight of farmers and through the agitation... Read more
26d
The Hindu
Yogendra Yadav slams govt’s ‘double standards’ towards farmerswill reach Delhi on July 18 — the day when Winter session of parliament begins
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
will reach Delhi on July 18 — the day when Winter session of parliament begins — to launch an indefinite sit in protest at Jantar Mantar. “During the journey the campaign will spread awareness about the plight of farmers and through the agitation... Read more
27d
Business Standard India
The complicity in murderThe gathering at Jantar Mantar was neither politically orchestrated nor propell
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
The gathering at Jantar Mantar was neither politically orchestrated nor propelled by furyThe gathering at Jantar Mantar was neither politically orchestrated nor propelled by furyExactly as predicted by the weather office, the... Read more
28d
BBC News
#NotInMyName: Indians protest against 'beef lynching'have been attacked for even transporting cows for milk.At the scene in Delhi: G
BBC News / Posted 28 days ago
have been attacked for even transporting cows for milk.At the scene in Delhi: Geeta Pandey, BBC News Crowds gathered at Jantar Mantar, a historical Delhi monument and popular venue for protests. Many of the 2,000 present held posters and... Read more
28d
The Hindu
Outrage over lynching: Not in My Namein my name’ protests were held across the country on June 28, 2017 against the
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
in my name’ protests were held across the country on June 28, 2017 against the recent incidents of mob killings. At the Jantar Mantar in the national capital, among those who took part were family members of 17-year-old Junaid, who was stabbed... Read more
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The Indian Express
At Jantar Mantar: Not in my name, I came here to break the silenceOn Wednesday evening, the billboard showing the national map with blotches of r
The Indian Express / Posted 28 days ago
On Wednesday evening, the billboard showing the national map with blotches of red towered over hundreds who had gathered at Jantar Mantar under the tagline ‘Not In My Name’ to register their protest over these incidents. Responding to a Facebook... Read more
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