Medha Patkar
News  /  Published 04.06.22

Stress on nature-growth balance at The Bengal Club 11th Annual Panel Discussion

A balance between environment and development has to be struck, the secretary of Bengal’s environment department said at The Bengal Club 11th Annual Panel Discussion in association with The Tele...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 02.06.22

Focus on environment preservation at Bengal Club

The Bengal Club 11th Annual Panel Discussion in association with The Telegraph will be held on Friday. The Telegraph gives a lowdown of the event. When: Friday Time: 5.30pm Venue: ICCR Hall, Ho Chi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

India  /  Published 24.05.22

Medha-baiter made Delhi LG

Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) chairman Vinai Kumar Saxena has been appointed as lieutenant governor of Delhi in place of former bureaucrat Anil Baijal who resigned last week. Saxena,...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.03.22

Medha urges Kerala to scrap ‘elitist’ K-Rail

Environmental activist Medha Patkar on Thursday urged the Kerala government to scrap the contentious K-Rail semi-high-speed railway project in view of the possible adverse social impact on people&rsqu...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 20.03.22

National outfit backs coal mine protesters

Meera Sanghamitra, one of the national conveners of National Alliance of People’s Movement (NAPM), and some other members of the organisation on Saturday visited areas under the proposed Deocha ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


West Bengal  /  Published 08.04.21

Farmers' appeal against BJP in Bengal

By Bireswar Banerjee, Kousik Sen in Raiganj, Siliguri

India  /  Published 21.10.20

Hathras: Medha alleges plot

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.20

NRC & NPR redefined

The NRC no longer stands for the National Register of Citizens. It has come to mean “National Resistance against Communalism”, rights activist Medha Patkar said on Tuesday.Similarly, the NPR — N...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.09.19

Medha ends hunger strike after talks with Kamal Nath's emissary

Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar on Monday night ended a nine-day hunger strike after discussions with Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath's emissary and former chief secretary S.C. Beh...
By The Telegraph in Bhopal

North East  /  Published 19.02.20

Medha sees ‘conspiracy’ in Akhil’s arrest

Social activists Medha Patkar and Sandeep Pandey on Wednesday alleged that the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) was carrying out the anti-CAA protest in “understanding” with the state government...
By A Staff Reporter and PTI in Guwahati


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