The protest on Monday was part of a series of global demonstrations organised by the UK-based Extinction Rebellion movement in some 60 cities worldwide.
The group of activists from National Campaign for People's Right to Information had gathered outside gate number 38 of Rashtrapati Bhavan to give their representation to President Ram Nath Kovind, urging him not to give his assent to the controversial bill.
The updated version of the '2018 Public Report on the Terrorism Threat to Canada' was released on Friday, Toronto-based CBC news quoted The Canadian Press news agency as saying.
The ABVP supporters stormed into the classroom where Professor Girin Baxi was delivering a lecture and dragged him out and threw “a black substance” on his face.
The newly-elected MLA from Vadgam in Gujarat termed the refusal to grant permission to the ‘Yuva Hunkar’ rally in Parliament Street an example of the “Gujarat model” of politics.
The protest was staged against the brutal killing in Rajsamand, where Mohammed Afrazul Khan, a Bengali migrant worker in Rajasthan was burnt alive, allegedly for 'love jihad'.
The activists dispersed after the police used light force on them. Eight people have been detained following the violence and proceedings were on against 30-40 other people, a police official said.
The 2008 murder case of a Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) activist Vishnu today reached its conclusion with the Thiruvananthapuram Additional Sessions court sentencing 11 Rashtriya Swayam Seva Sangh (RSS) activists to double life
Mainstream Odia entertainer Tattwa Prakash Satpathy alias Papu Pompom was today assaulted by ink and had his face darkened by activists who were insulted by his allegedly dubious remarks on Lord Jagannath at a stage
28 members of Shiv Sena in Surat, Gujarat, have offered to become human bombs for destruction of the neighbouring country.
Baloch activists will hold protests outside the UN General Assembly headquarters here tomorrow during Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's address to the General Debate
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Hong Kong: Police briefly scuffled with protesters camped out in Hong Kong's streets early Thursday, but held back from dismantling barricades erected by the activists pushing for greater democracy in the Chinese territory.Public anger simmered
Seoul: South Korean activists say they will continue to launch balloons carrying anti-Pyongyang leaflets across the border into North Korea, days after their campaign triggered gunfire between the rival Koreas.Activist Choi Woo-won said on Thursday
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