Terming semi-nude protest by some women during anti-Posco agitation as `unfortunate`, the Odisha government on Friday expressed concern over support from certain political parties and NGOs to such activities.Mar 08, 2013, 17:58 PM IST
Anti-Posco leader Abhaya Sahu was arrested in Tirtol area in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha, the police said.Nov 26, 2011, 18:19 PM IST
The PPSS chief has been leading an agitation for the last six years against land acquisition for the proposed Rs 52,000 crore Posco steel project.Nov 26, 2011, 10:07 AM IST
A day after the Orissa
government sought a report on the alleged "misuse" of children
in anti-Posco agitation, authorities in Jagatsinghpur district on Tuesday said kids were motivated to join the stir by their
A day after DGP of Orissa police and CMD of Industrial Infrastructure Development
Corporation (IDCO) undertook a joint survey at the troubled Posco plant site near Paradip, the connecting road was dug up at seveal places.
In a blow to the five-year
anti-Posco agitation, villagers earlier opposed to the mega
steel plant project on Tuesday approached the authorities and
asked them to take up survey work in their area.
The second round of talks
between Orissa government and anti-Posco group on Saturday failed to
yield any result.
At least 18 persons, including
a woman, were arrested and 100 cases registered against those
involved in anti-POSCO agitation, Chief Minister Naveen
Patnaik said on Monday.