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SC refuses to expunge remarks against NBA

The Supreme Court has refused to expunge its adverse remarks made in a judgement against Medha Patkar-led Narmada Bachao Andolan for misleading it on the issue of land acquisition for Omkareshwar......

Modi govt committing excesses on tribals: Patkar

Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar on Monday trained her guns on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and slammed his government for "committing excesses" on tribals, who have lost their......

Patkar wants defamation case out of Gujarat

Narmada Bachao Andolan activist Medha Patkar has told the Supreme Court that she is seeking transfer of a criminal defamation case against her outside Gujarat as there was threat to her life in the......

Can't let a government destroy a state: Patkar

Narmada Bachao Andolan activist Medha Patkar is determined to set things right in the land of the Ganga. Patkar, who is sitting on a two-day hunger strike in Esplanade East locality in Central......

Medha seeks probe into corruption in relief work

Alleging large-scale corruption in relief and rehabilitation work of dam oustees in the state, the Narmada Bachao Andolan on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the matter. Leading a rally in......

Freedom, hurt sentiments and dissent

Can there be a democratic polity without a culture of democratic behaviour? This may seem like a hackneyed question. But it has, once again, been brought into sharp focus in two very different......

The price poor people pay for huge projects

A principle adopted to ensure rehabilitation of evacuees alongside progress on projects is known for violations, says Sreelatha Menon. When construction of a dam is delayed, it leads to cost......

How Jairam Ramesh has made a difference

Jairam Ramesh is truly India's first independent thinking environment minister and it is also probably for the first time that an environmentalist has become a minister, says Magsaysay winner......

An IIT-ian who dreams of a greener world

Unlike a typical IIT-ian, white-collar jobs did not hold much attraction for Shripad Dharmadhikary. Which is why having passed out from IIT Bombay with a BE in Mechanical Engineering in 1985, he......

'SEZs are Special Exploitation Zones'

Think of protests against 'anti-people' policies of the government and the first name that comes to mind is that of Medha Patkar. Long associated with the Narmada Bachao Andolan, Patkar has now......

Narmada activists hail Aamir

The Narmada Bachao Andolan has condemned the 'unofficial ban' on Aamir Khan's movie Fanaa in Gujarat, saying that such 'fanaticism and intolerance' in the name of development is unacceptable. The......

Fanaa: Modi assured Yash Chopra of protection

In a twist to the controversy surrounding Aamir Khan's new film Fanaa, , which opens nationwide today, its producer Yash Chopra is said to have approached Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to......

No Fanaa in Gujarat multiplexes

Fearing attacks on theatres in the state, the Multiplex Association of Gujarat has decided not to screen Aamir Khan's forthcoming film Fanaa.The decision comes after violent protests in cities......
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Medha Patkar announces padyatra against Sardar Sarovar project

Patkar was addressing gathering at convention on eve of 30 years of Narmada Bachao Andolan movement that was begun to protest construction of dam... ...

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When Bollywood celebs faced the heat for being 'politically' incorrect

Known to be candid and often politically incorrect, Salman Khan had people come out of their Sunday slumber when he tweeted against the death... ...

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While the river heals

Bela Estate smells of fresh mint and new cow dung. Walking in a line on the thin mud ridges cutting through their fields, the farmers pause often... ...

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Public hearing by Bhumi Adhikar Andolan unanimously in rejects Land Bill

A public hearing was organised by Bhumi Adhikar Andolan (BAA), a nationwide movement for land rights, that saw representatives of people's... ...

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When B-Town stars drew flak for lending their name to a social cause

They might have sincere intentions and be all too willing to use their star status to espouse a cause, but Bollywood celebs have often ended up... ...

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