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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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Sulekha Khuntdar
Q. Which of these social activists has been a central organizer and strategist of Narmada Bachao Andolan ?A. Aruna Roy B. Brinda Karat C. Maneka Gandhi D. Medha Patkar
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A.  more

Sulekha Khuntdar
Q. Medha Patkar made the Narmada bachao Andolan a national issue-Why not Ganga bachao on the same lines ?? Mayawati has no intention to clean up Ganges than installing Ambedkar statues with hers and KaanshiRam's >>>
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. GANGA IS MAILY. NO ONE CAN CLEAN more

Q. medha patkar was popularyknown as what?
SriniVenkat:  A. She is known for her role in Narmada Bachao Andolan more

param agarwal
Q. That man was a researcher in Carnegie melon in Environmental science later he came to India and Joined Narmada Bachao Andolan during 1994 he with his one school mates and other guys established an Indian Rock Band can you name that band?
Param Agarwal:  A. I Salute more

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'Jodha Akbar', 'My Name Is Khan', 'Fanaa' and O

1 of 3 "Fanaa" was banned in Gujarat. Facebook/Fanaa "Jodha Akbar" was banned in Rajasthan. Jodha Akbar Website "My Name is Khan". Official... ...
NBA activist Medha Patkar cross examined in 2002 assault case

Social activist Medha Patkar, who heads NGO Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA), was cross examined before a local court in connection with the 2002... ...
Apex Court directs GRAs to dispose 3000 Narmada cases by Feb 28

In a significant development with regard to the rehabilitation of thousands of families affected by the Sardar Sarovar Project on the Narmada... ...
Land acquisition ordinance will destroy poor

The new ordinance on land acquisition will allow land grabbers to deprive millions, destroy agriculture, horticulture, rivers, forests, tree cover... ...
PM Modi could have handled the issue better

The offloading of Greenpeace India employee Priya Pillai from a London-bound flight at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi on 11... ...

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