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Mamata Banerjee asked Swara Bhaskar to join politics and more; here's what happened (Watch) drbMamata Banerjee asked Swara Bhaskar to join politics and more; here's what happened (Watch) drb

Mamata Banerjee asked Swara Bhaskar to join politics and more; here's what happened (Watch)

Bollywood actor Swara Bhaskar vented her anger on the UAPA Act in front of West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee during an event held in Mumbai which was also attended by activist Medha Patkar, Javed Akhtar, Richa Chadha, Kubbra Sait, comedian Munawar Farooqui and more.

Entertainment Dec 2, 2021, 4:00 PM IST

UP Elections 2022 BJP state chief urges party men to have tea with Dalits ask votes on nationalism gcwUP Elections 2022 BJP state chief urges party men to have tea with Dalits ask votes on nationalism gcw

UP Elections 2022: State BJP chief wants cadre to have 'chai' with Dalits

In his address to BJP activists, he stated that party members should go to the homes of 100 Dalits in their area and persuade them to vote for the saffron party in the state's next Assembly election. 

Politics Nov 15, 2021, 4:30 PM IST

Malala Yousafzai ties the knot: Here's the Nobel Laureate and Asser Malik's love story-dnmMalala Yousafzai ties the knot: Here's the Nobel Laureate and Asser Malik's love story-dnm

Malala Yousafzai ties the knot: Here's the Nobel Laureate and Asser Malik's love story

While Malala is well-known as an activist, people know very less about who her husband Asser Malik is. Well, we bring you some details.

World News Nov 10, 2021, 10:31 AM IST

Nobel laureate, activist Malala Yousafzai begins new life with partner Asser, ties the knot in Birmingham-dnmNobel laureate, activist Malala Yousafzai begins new life with partner Asser, ties the knot in Birmingham-dnm

Nobel laureate, activist Malala Yousafzai begins new life with partner Asser, ties the knot in Birmingham

In recognition of her work, Yousafzai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in December 2014, to become the youngest-ever Nobel laureate. She went on to study Philosophy, Politics and Economics at the University of Oxford and graduated in 2020.

World News Nov 10, 2021, 8:48 AM IST

Tripura violence Journalist Shyam Meera Singh activists booked under UAPA moves SC gcwTripura violence Journalist Shyam Meera Singh activists booked under UAPA moves SC gcw

Tripura violence: Journalist Shyam Meera Singh, other activists booked under UAPA moves SC

Singh said that the BJP-led Tripura government charged him with UAPA for tweeting, "Tripura is burning."

India News Nov 9, 2021, 9:06 PM IST

Heres How Pankaj Mishra Makes People Aware Of Planting Trees & Environmental Preservation-vpnHeres How Pankaj Mishra Makes People Aware Of Planting Trees & Environmental Preservation-vpn

Here's How Pankaj Mishra Makes People Aware Of Planting Trees & Environmental Preservation

Pankaj Mishra and his team have planted thousands of saplings over the previous five years. The social activist is setting an example for the youth through his activities.

India News Nov 1, 2021, 7:26 PM IST

EXCLUSIVE Abhishek Banerjee talks about working with Taapsee Pannu, in Rashmi Rocket SCJEXCLUSIVE Abhishek Banerjee talks about working with Taapsee Pannu, in Rashmi Rocket SCJ

[EXCLUSIVE] Abhishek Banerjee talks about working with Taapsee Pannu, in Rashmi Rocket

During an exclusive interview with Asianet News, Abhishek Banerjee opened up about playing a human activist lawyer in Rashmi Rocket and his work experience with Taapsee Pannu and Priyanshu Painyuli

Entertainment Oct 28, 2021, 4:16 PM IST

Climate activist Disha Ravi features on Guardian's weekend magazine cover-dnmClimate activist Disha Ravi features on Guardian's weekend magazine cover-dnm

Climate activist Disha Ravi features on Guardian’s weekend magazine cover

She featured on the magazine cover days before the Glasgow Climate Change Conference (COP 26) is scheduled to begin in Glasgow on October 31.

Top Stories Oct 26, 2021, 2:45 PM IST

Bajrang Dal activists throw ink at Prakash Jha, vandalises Aashram 3 sets (Report)-SYTBajrang Dal activists throw ink at Prakash Jha, vandalises Aashram 3 sets (Report)-SYT

Bajrang Dal activists throw ink at Prakash Jha, vandalises Aashram 3 sets (Report)

Bajrang Dal members threw ink Prakash Jha and vandalised Aashram 3 sets in Bhopal; read more details.

Entertainment Oct 25, 2021, 2:25 PM IST

Facebook to change rules to increase protection of activists, journalists against harassment gcwFacebook to change rules to increase protection of activists, journalists against harassment gcw

Facebook to change rules to increase protection of activists, journalists against harassment

The social media platform, which allows for more critical commentary on public figures than private individuals, is changing its stance on harassment of journalists and "human rights defenders," who, according to the report, are in the public eye because of their work than their public personas.

Technology Oct 14, 2021, 2:30 PM IST

6-year-old Indian-origin girl Aleesha Gadhia wins UK PM's award for climate campaign6-year-old Indian-origin girl Aleesha Gadhia wins UK PM's award for climate campaign

6-year-old Indian-origin girl, Aleesha Gadhia, wins UK PM's award for climate campaign

Aleesha Gadhia, a 6-year-old Indian-origin girl won the British PM Boris Johnson's daily Points of Light award on Thursday (October 7) for her work towards raising awareness on climate change issues and deforestation.

World News Oct 8, 2021, 1:34 PM IST

Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu threatens to lead march to Lakhimpur Kheri if Priyanka Gandhi not released-dnmCongress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu threatens to lead march to Lakhimpur Kheri if Priyanka Gandhi not released-dnm

Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu threatens to lead march to Lakhimpur Kheri if Priyanka Gandhi not released

The Punjab Congress activists will walk towards Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh where violence erupted on Sunday, killing eight people, if Priyanka Gandhi is not released and the Union Minister's son accused of murder not arrested, said state party President Navjot Sidhu on Tuesday.

Top Stories Oct 5, 2021, 6:39 PM IST

Mandya SP lands in trouble after 9 trees axed at her official residence, activists demand judicial probe-ycbMandya SP lands in trouble after 9 trees axed at her official residence, activists demand judicial probe-ycb

Mandya SP lands in trouble after 9 trees axed at her official residence, activists demand judicial probe

In yet another case of officials bending rules according to their convenience, Mandya SP Dr Ashwini is accused of allowing the chopping of 9 Ashoka trees at her official residenceAfter the incident came to light, the forest officials say the police department indeed had sent a letter seeking permission but the forest department was yet to clear it. Activists now demand a judicial inquiry into the incident.

India News Sep 14, 2021, 7:26 PM IST

Declare cow as national animal; nation will prosper when cows are protected Allahabad HCDeclare cow as national animal; nation will prosper when cows are protected Allahabad HC

Declare cow as national animal; nation will prosper when cows are protected: Allahabad HC

Stating that posing with two cows for a photograph is not enough, the judge said that serious efforts are needed to ensure the welfare of cows.

India News Sep 1, 2021, 9:50 PM IST

Facebook unveils curbs for Taliban-seized Afghanistan; blocks militants' accounts on WhatsApp, Instagram-dnmFacebook unveils curbs for Taliban-seized Afghanistan; blocks militants' accounts on WhatsApp, Instagram-dnm

Facebook unveils curbs for Taliban-seized Afghanistan; blocks militants' accounts on WhatsApp, Instagram

The company said users can now shield their posts from people they don't know after recommendations from activists, journalists and civil society groups.
 

World News Aug 20, 2021, 10:46 AM IST