News on Protests, hungerstrike, dharna, hartal, sit in protest and rally: 23 February, 2015

Adivasis Protest in Chhattisgarh
Photo credit: Malini Subramaniam:

An adivasi protest in Chhattisgarh is gaining strength – but not getting much attention:

VH demands special status for AP: Hyderabad: The senior Congress leader and MP, V Hanumantha Rao, slammed the NDA government for failing to grant special category status to AP:

VHR Observes Hunger Strike:

Anna Hazare to begin two-day Dharna at Jantar Mantar against Modi Govt:

Mass casual leave agitation suspended:

Kejriwal, Rahul can join protest but not share stage: Hazare:

Statewide Bandh in Maharasthtra to Condemn Govind Pansare’s Murder:

Kalinga Sena Stages Dharna:

Farmers, trade unions gear up for protest against LARR:

Forest college students withdraw fast:

Powerloom sector to hold protest:

Odisha anganwadi workers demand regularisation of jobs, more wages:

Residents to protest against rail corridor:

Villagers garner support for hunger strike at Calangute:

Jaitley asks bank employees not to participate in strike:

PhD student on hunger strike for hike in stipends:

Left parties announce protests against Rajasthan government over power tariff hike:

Modi Government May Revise Land Acquisition Bill Ahead of Anna Hazare’s Protest:

Construction workers seek better service facilities:


Author: Intercultural Resources

Intercultural Resources is a forum for research and political intervention on issues related to the impacts and alternatives to destructive development. Our effort draws upon the social, cultural, material and intellectual resources that have been generated in the course of dialogues between people of different cultures on questions of social justice, development and self-rule. We are of the view that dialogue can sustain plurality and open possibilities for recovery of the ground lost on account of inter-cultural alienation, which is manifest in a variety of forms of violence that we encounter everyday at different levels of social life. Intercultural Resources is based in Delhi, India. Email:

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