Trouble for Medha Patkar as passport office issues notice for not disclosing information
The passport officials have sought Medha Patkar's explanation within 10 days from the date of this communication failing which action would be taken. A complaint was filed against the activist in June this year by a journalist stating that Patkar had obtained her passport by concealing and suppressing material facts from the RPO Mumbai.
Janhvi Kapoor, father Boney congratulate artist Subash Awchat on solo show at Mumbai art opening; Naseeruddin Shah in attendance
Sardar Sarovar dam water level touches its highest mark
"Sardar Sarovar Dam has achieved its full reservoir level (FRL) of 138.68 metres," sa...
SC issues notices to 5 states on amendments in 2013 Land Acquisition Act
The petition, filed by social activist Medha Patkar, has claimed amendments made by these states have "adversely affected the rights of livelihood of land owners and farmers".
Centre did not implement a single major initiative for farmers: Activists
"The target of the BJP government is to handover farmers', adivasis' land to industrialists, corporate," Medha Patkar claimed.
Medha Patkar and KVIC Chief Saxena against settling defamation cases
During the brief hearing, the Magistrate asked if the matter could be settled between them through mediation, to which both the parties replied in a negative.
Medha Patkar arrested on her way to Dhar, sent to jail
"The state government is just making announcements, statements and giving out figures, but is doing nothing on the issue," she alleged.
Medha Patkar, Yogendra Yadav, Agnivesh among 30 arrested outside Mandsaur
The activists, around 30 in number, were stopped by the police at the Dhodhar toll plaza in the neighbouring Ratlam district.
Cross defamation cases: Court issues NBW against Medha Patkar
Patkar through a proxy counsel claimed that she was in a demonstration in a village in Madhya Pradesh and she could not get a confirmed train ticket to the national capital.
Smart City-related evictions in India brutal: Medha Patkar
Patkar said now no one is going to take up any issue, it is the final settlement to be the final order of the Supreme Court as in the case of Sardar Sarovar bridge.
Indus treaty must not be violated, says Medha Patkar
In the wake of terror attack on Army base at Uri, some strategic thinkers have demanded that India scrap the water-sharing treaty to pressurise Pakistan.
Gujarat Congress witnessing a generational shift
While Narmada dam has significantly altered the water supply scenario in the state, any support to Patkar is perceived as political harakiri by the politicians of all hue in the state
Defamation case: Court slaps Rs 10K fine on Medha Patkar, warns her
Metropolitan Magistrate Vikrant Vaid granted one last opportunity to the activist while warning that he will dismiss her complaint against Saxena if she again fails to appear.
Madhya Pradesh: Yogendra Yadav, Medha Patkar, others detained during a farmers rally
Police stopped Kisaan Mukti Yatra and arrested hundreds of farmers and farmer activist arrested near Piplia Mand, said Yogendra Yadav.
Defamation case: Court cancels against non-bailable warrant Medha Patkar, warns her
Metropolitan Magistrate Vikrant Vaid allowed Patkar's plea for cancellation of NBW and posted the next date of hearing on the defamation cases for August three.
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