Protest March
West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.20

March against ‘saffron’ at university

The students’ wing of the Trinamul Congress led a protest march at Visva-Bharati on Monday against the university’s alleged “promotion of saffronisation of the campus”.Trinamul Chhatra Parisha...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 11.02.20

Jadavpur University march

Anushka PalPolice don’t act when they are supposed to and become overzealous when they are not supposed to act. Scores of men had entered Gargi College and molested students last week. The police di...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.01.20

Voices against CAA get louder

Protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) that began from Wasseypur on Thursday with a dharna, intensified on Friday when another group of arou...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.19

A ‘cosy bubble’ bursts and out they pour

Thousands of people walked from Shahid Minar to the BJP headquarters to protest the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens on Saturday. Here is what Debraj Mitra of The Tele...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.01.20

Crowd, communities come as solace for TMC

The 3.5km march led by Mamata Banerjee here on Friday against the Centre’s citizenship thrust witnessed the presence of a large crowd comprising members of different communities. Over 35,000 people ...
By Avijit Sinha & Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.19

Didi draws democracy parallel

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday underscored the difference between Bengal and BJP-ruled states in terms of law and order and the quality of democracy, pointing out that her party leaders were not allowed i...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.19

Protest floodgates open, in a flash

A few hours’ call by a group of students culminated in the march of over 20,000 feet across the heart of Calcutta. In the chants of “we will not show our papers” that rent the evening air, along...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 20.12.19

No protest march permission to Bhim Army

Police have denied permission to Chandrashekhar Azad-led Bhim Army to take out a protest march on Friday from Jama Masjid to Jantar Mantar against the amended citizenship law.The march is expected to ...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.20

Resounding TMC follow-up march

The Trinamul Congress organised another mammoth march in north Bengal within a span of four days, with around 40,000 people walking in a procession in Cooch Behar against the new citizenship regime. T...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 31.12.19

Solidarity march by Xaverians

In the middle of a tiff with an app cab driver on Saturday, Zehra Ali Khan was asked if she was an Indian. The 20-year-old came home and wept that night.On Monday, it was a different Zehra, who walked...
By Debraj Mitra and Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


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