OROP issue: Retired paramilitary officials to hold stir from Monday

OROP issue: Retired paramilitary officials to hold stir from Monday

The agitators have also demanded that benefits of health care and canteen facilities should be extended to the families of both the serving and retired personnel.

Nov 01, 2015, 23:46 PM IST

OROP agitation continues for 86th day

The agitation over `One Rank One Pension` (OROP) in the national capital continued for the 86th day on Tuesday, with 35 ex-servicemen sitting on a relay hunger strike.

Sep 08, 2015, 23:44 PM IST

Half-naked 'Spartans' create stir in Beijing, held

A publicity stunt for a restaurant here in which over a hundred half-naked foreigners dressed as Spartans delivered lunches for the office-goers went horribly wrong, with the police taking them into custody for "affecting public order".

Jul 23, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

Militancy-hit people in Tripura threaten stir

Militancy-hit people on Thursday threatened to organise a massive stir in Tripura if the state government did not rehabilitate them properly.

Mar 12, 2015, 20:00 PM IST

Jats threaten to stop drinking water supply to Delhi, stir on

All India Jat Reservation Committee threatened to cut off drinking water supply to Delhi by damaging the pipeline in Moradabad area.

Mar 16, 2013, 19:59 PM IST

BJP MP alleges conspiracy against Raja Bhaiya; threatens stir

BJP MP Yogi Adityanath came out in support of controversial Kunda MLA Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya alleging there is a conspiracy to frame him in the DSP Zia-ul-Haque murder case.

Mar 08, 2013, 22:08 PM IST

Jats to launch nationwide stir

Jats will launch a nationwide stir from August 15 to demand inclusion of their caste in the category of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in Haryana.

Apr 24, 2012, 18:03 PM IST

Minority quota: Backward class threatens stir

In the wake of 4.5 per cent reservation to minorities from within the
27% quota for OBCs, backward class associations threatened to hold agitation.

Dec 26, 2011, 00:16 AM IST

Kiran Bedi says third phase of stir inevitable

Strongly advocating bringing CBI under the ambit of the Lokpal bill, Team Anna member Kiran Bedi on Saturday alleged the agency was not independent.

Dec 10, 2011, 21:50 PM IST

CITU-affiliated Assn to go on 24-hr stir tonight

The UDF government had not considered their long pending demands and the strike notice was given well in advance, said LDF convener Vaikom Viswan.

Nov 15, 2011, 22:20 PM IST

Telangana stir triggers power crisis in AP

Andhra Pradesh is facing an
unprecedented power crisis as a direct result of the ongoing
indefinite general strike by Telangana protagonists.

Oct 04, 2011, 16:03 PM IST

Orissa doctors call off stir in 3 medical colleges

Agitating junior doctors of the three state-run medical colleges in Orissa on Saturday called off their strike and resumed work in `public interest`.

Sep 24, 2011, 23:41 PM IST

`Misuse` of kids in anti-Posco stir report submit

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

Jun 22, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

No hand in Ramdev stir against graft: RSS

RSS on Saturday clarified that it has no
"direct or indirect" role in the yoga guru Ramdev led
agitation against graft, and appealed the Centre to shun its
obstinacy and talk to the fasting leader.

Jun 12, 2011, 00:37 AM IST

Air India reinstates pilots who faced action during stir

Five days after pilots called
off their strike, Air India management has finally reinstated
its 15 pilots who were suspended or sacked for participating
in the 10-day long stir.

May 12, 2011, 16:31 PM IST

Land acquisition stir: Situation tense but under control

The situation was on Tuesday tense but under control in parts of western UP hit by farmers` unrest over land acquisition as police released sketches of 24 trouble-makers who incited violence in Agra and maintained a strict vigil.

May 10, 2011, 13:19 PM IST

Megan Fox’s topless scene fails to create stir in `Passion Play`

Fox’s stunning looks, skimpy outfits, a topless scene are not enough to save the mystery thriller.

May 07, 2011, 21:31 PM IST

Fast against powercut called off in Ara, 3 held in Gopalganj

The indefinite fast in protest
against inadequate power supply in Bihar`s Bhojpur district was called off Thursday following assurance by the authorities, while three persons were detained in Gopalganj.

Apr 28, 2011, 16:19 PM IST

Cong smells conspiracy behind Jaitapur stir

Suggesting that there could be
a conspiracy behind the anti-nuclear power project agitation
in Jaitapur, Congress cautioned people against "attempts
by forces inimical to India`s economic growth".

Apr 19, 2011, 22:10 PM IST

Karnataka CM supports Anna Hazare`s stir

Battling allegations of corruption, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa on Friday extended support to social activist Anna Hazare, who is on an indefinite fast demanding a comprehensive Jan Lokpal Bill.

Apr 08, 2011, 19:06 PM IST