Court asks Medha ​Patkar, Ahmedabad-based NGO chief to compromise

A Delhi court on Thursday asked the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) activist Medha Patkar and the head of an Ahmedabad-based NGO, who have filed three cross defamation cases against each other, to reach a compromise and referred the matters to the mediation centre.

Madhya Pradesh water protest continues for 11th day

With the agitation against raising Omkareshwar dam water level here in Madhya Pradesh continuing for the 11th day on Tuesday, the condition of protestors who are squatting in the river has worsened.

Nine-day-old water protest in Khandwa continues

With the agitation against the raising of the water-level in Omkareshwar dam here in Madhya Pradesh continuing for the ninth day on Sunday, the condition of protestors highlighting their plaint by squatting in the river worsened.

AAP joins 'jal satyagraha' launched by Omkareshwar dam oustees

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today joined the 'jal satyagraha', jointly launched by people affected by Omkareshwar dam project and Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) activists at Ghogalgaon village in the district.

NBA activist Medha Patkar cross examined in 2002 assault case

Social activist Medha Patkar, who heads NGO Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA), was cross examined before a local court in connection with the 2002 Sabarmati Ashram assault case against her.

Narmada Bachao Andolan: Court slaps Rs 3, 000 cost on Patkar, gives last chance to appear

A Delhi court on Tuesday imposed a cost of Rs 3,000 on Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) activist Medha Patkar for non-appearance before it in cross-defamation cases filed by her and the head of an Ahmedabad-based NGO against each other.

Medha Patkar protests in Bhopal against raising Narmada Dam height

Activist Medha Patkar and other protesters staged a protest here on Friday against the Gujarat Government for beginning the process of raising the height of the Narmada Dam.

Activists protest against decision to raise Sardar Sarovar dam height

Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) activist Medha Patkar here on Thursday demanded to rollback Centre's decision to raise height of Sardar Sarovar dam by 17 meters as activists protested in front of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's residence.

Narmada Bachao Andolan to launch protest against approval to raise height of Narmada dam

The Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) today termed launched protest against approval to raise the height of controversial Sardar Sarovar Project when nearly 48,000 affected families across three states are awaiting rehabilitation.

Review move to raise Sardar Sarovar dam height: NBA to Modi

Demanding withdrawal of the decision to raise the height of Sardar Sarovar Dam (SSP), the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) on Thursday said the move was "pushed" by PM Narendra Modi.

NBA questions NCA approval to raise height of Narmada dam

Narmada Bachao Andolan termed as "insensitive" the decision of Centre to allow Gujarat government to raise the height of controversial Sardar Sarovar Project.

Gujarat gets approval to raise Narmada dam height, Patkar upset

After a wait of eight long years, the Gujarat government on Thursday got final approval to raise by about 17 metres the height of Sardar Sarovar dam--the country`s most controversial dam project--in a big boost to the state which often faces water woes due to deficient rains.

Narmada valley inclusive development to be challenge for Centre: Medha

Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar on Wednesday said ensuring "inclusive development" in the Narmada valley would be a major challenge before the new government at the Centre.

Defamation row: Patkar, NGO chief say compromise not possible

Narmada Bachao Andolan activist Medha Patkar and the head of an Ahmedabad-based NGO on Tuesday informed a Delhi court that it was not possible for them to reach a compromise and withdraw the defamation cases lodged against each other more than 13 years ago.

AAP announces support of Narmada Bachao Andolan

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday announced the support of Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA), and said they will work in cooperation for the betterment of the country.

Medha Patkar supports AAP, says its time for new wave in politics

Activist Medha Patkar announced her support for Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and said that it is time for “new wave in Indian politics”.

Medha Patkar cross-examined in 2002 case of attack on her

Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar was on Monday cross-examined by the defence counsel in metropolitan magistrate`s court in connection with the attack on her during a public meeting held to condemn the 2002 riots.

Bengali film to dwell on Narmada Bachao movement

Director Kingshuk De`s upcoming film `Nadi Re Tui` will focus on the Narmada Bachao movement.

NBA to protest compensation to dam-hit farmers

Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) on Sunday decided to launch a `satyagraha` on the issue from June 18.

NBA seeks cancellation of Maheshwar power purchase

Narmada Bachao Andolan and lawyer -activist Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday demanded that MP government cancel the power purchase agreement of the Maheshwar project and ensure that no further public money is spent on it.