BJP joins Dalit families in protest against demolition drive in Rampur

Protesting against a proposed demolition drive by the Rampur administration, around 80 Dalit families in Rampur, a city of western Uttar Pradesh, have said that they will convert to Islam on Ambedkar Jayanti, April 14.

Congress MLAs hold overnight dharna inside MP Assembly against Land Bill

Madhya Pradesh Congress leaders, who held an overnight dharna inside the state Assembly, continued their protest on Wednesday to protest against the new Land Acquisition Bill. The dharna was led by senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh.

Congress MLAs continue dharna inside MP Assembly against Land Bill
Congress MLAs continue dharna inside MP Assembly against Land Bill

Madhya Pradesh Congress leaders, who held an overnight dharna inside the state Assembly, continued their protest on Wednesday to protest against the new Land Acquisition Bill.

BJP members of 3 corporations to stage dharna at Delhi Secretariat on Wednesday

All elected BJP members of the three municipal corporations will stage a dharna on Wednesday at the Delhi Secretariat over the AAP government's "denial" of financial aid to the cash-strapped civic bodies.

Jharkhand CM forbids party workers from staging dharna unnecessarily

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Thursday asked his BJP party workers to refrain from staging dharna or putting up road blockades unnecessarily, and ensure that government schemes are implemented properly.

JD(U), RJD, Congress legislators stage dharna against Centre

 Legislators of JD(U), RJD and Congress today united to stage a dharna here to protest the "discriminatory attitude" of the NDA government at the Centre towards Bihar.

JD-U stages ''dharna'' for special category status to Bihar

 Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Nitish Kumar Monday staged a "dharna" (sit-in) here along with hundreds of party workers to put pressure on the BJP-led central government to accord special category status to Bihar.

Fifty BJP MPs stage dharna against UP government

Fifty BJP MPs from the state staged a dharna here to protest against "the failure of law and order, prevailing power crisis and increasing crimes against women" under the Samajwadi Party (SP) government.

Protest against power crisis, law and order situation in UP

BJP MPs from Uttar Pradesh Monday started a day-long dharna in Lucknow as a part of the state-wide agitation to protest against power crisis, poor law and order situation and other issues.

Tribal students lock TFA gate demanding quota for local talent

A group of tribal students sat on dharna on Wednesday locking the main gate of the Tata Football Academy (TFA) here demanding fifty per cent reservation for local talents in the recruitment of cadets.

LDF workers stage dharna against hike in prices of food items

CPI(M) led LDF Opposition workers Friday staged a dharna before the Secretariat here, demanding that the Centre and State governments check rise in prices of essential commodities.

Sugarcane price issue: BJP members stage dharna in Assembly

BJP MLAs today staged a dharna in the Assembly demanding action against sugar mill owners for not paying the State Advisory Price of Rs 2,500 per tonne with an additional incentive of Rs 150 to sugarcane farmers.

Congress MLA`s dharna disrupts traffic in Jamshedpur

Road traffic in the Mango area of Jamshedpur was disrupted for over half an hour on Monday after Congress MLA Banna Gupta sat on a dharna in protest against a traffic police officer demanding bribe from drivers.

Kumar Vishwas demands FIR against Priyanka, Rahul Gandhi; sits on dharna

Kumar Vishwas sat on a dharna on the premises of Gauriganj police station demanding immediate registration of FIR Priyanka Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and some Congress workers in connection with an alleged threat by a party man.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan to stage dharna on Thursday

After Arvind Kejriwal, Kiran Kumar Reddy and Nitish Kumar, a fourth Chief Minister--Shivraj Singh Chouhan of Madhya Pradesh--is embarking on a dharna, all in the span of two months.

BJP withdraws dharna over SI`s death in Gulbarga gun battle

BJP members who were staging dharna in the legislative assembly over the death of a police official in a gun battle with a criminal in Gulbarga withdrew their protest on Monday after Home Minister KJ George said the status report on CID probe into matter would be placed in the House before the close of the ongoing session.

AAP ministers abandoned Sachivalay, broke law: Arun Jaitley

Hitting out at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitely on Saturday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for staging dharna in the national capital and subsequently breaking law.

Santosh Hegde condemns Arvind Kejriwal`s planned protest

Former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde on Tuesday said he was happy when the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) formed the government but now he is disappointed over Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal`s agitation.

Congress MP writes to Shinde seeking strict action against Delhi CM

Congress leader Mahabal Mishra on Tuesday wrote to Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde demanding strict action against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for violating Section 144 of CrPC imposed by Delhi Police ahead of the Republic Day function here.

AAP, Kejriwal staging drama and destroying system: Lalu Prasad Yadav

RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Tuesday dubbed the protest staged by AAP dispensation in Delhi as a joke and slammed the party and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for "staging a drama and destroying the system".