Campaigners

Australia drops asylum-seeker secrecy laws

The secrecy provisions were introduced in 2015, making it a jailable offence for immigration department workers to speak out about conditions in the centres.

Aug 14, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

PETA slams Gaga for putting jewellery on her pet

Pop star Lady Gaga has come under fire from animal rights activists PETA, who have criticised the singer for putting jewellery on her pet dog.

Jun 21, 2014, 13:55 PM IST

FIFA says World Cup unfair demo target

Anti-World Cup campaigners in Brazil have threatened demonstrations during the showcase tournament next month but FIFA insisted Monday that it would be an unfair target.

May 13, 2014, 09:33 AM IST

Parties to bear all expenses of star campaigners: EC

Political parties will have to bear the expenses on inviting star campaigners but in case a candidate shares dais with the star or exhibits his photo or poster with his name, the money spent will be included in his account.

Oct 23, 2013, 16:27 PM IST

Campaigners demand action, not words from Myanmar

Activists on Tuesday urged Myanmar President Thein Sein to "turn his words into action" after the former general promised to free all political prisoners by the end of the year.

Jul 16, 2013, 14:31 PM IST

Vajpayee, Modi in BJP list of poll campaigners

Former Prime Minister Atal
Bihari Vajpayee and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi figure
in the BJP`s list of election campaigners.

Jan 09, 2012, 15:35 PM IST

Eminem slammed by anti-violence campaigners

Rapper Eminem has been slammed by an anti-violence group for portraying suicide in his latest video "Space Bound".

Jun 30, 2011, 09:12 AM IST

Anti-smoking campaigners rally against Johnny Depp’s ‘Rango’

Actor Johnny Depp has become the target of anti-smoking campaigners, who are rallying against him over his animated movie ‘Rango’, which features characters who smoke.

Mar 12, 2011, 17:56 PM IST

China campaigners plan new rallies after clampdown

China`s security personnel turned out in force to foil gatherings in cities.

Feb 28, 2011, 14:23 PM IST

CM`s wife among star campaigners in Maha polls

Ameeta Chavan, wife of Maharashtra
CM Ashok Chavan and Varsha Patel, wife of Union Minister Praful Patel figure among the star campaigners for the Congress and the NCP respectively for the Oct 13
Assembly polls in the state.

Oct 04, 2009, 12:35 PM IST