The protest against the JNU violence in Mumbai was called off on Tuesday after the protestors were shifted from the Gateway of India to Azad Maidan. The ever-efficient Mumbai Police shifted the agitators from Gateway Of India to Azad maidan to ensure that the common man did not get affected by the protest. Watch the video for details
The protestors in Mumbai who were protesting against the violence perpetrated by left-wing goons on JNU campus on Jan 5 evening were apparently forcefully bundled into three vans and were relocated to Azad Maidan, a designated protesting venue. Watch the video to know the details.
Thousands of Mumbaikars gathered at the August Kranti Maidan in Mumbai, to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act. Students, senior citizens, social activists and Bollywood celebrities also came together for this cause. Director Rahul Dholakia, actors Saqib Saleem, Jim Sarbh and Sayani Gupta spoke to Mid-day about the CAA protests.
Thousands of farmers led by All India Kisan Sabha reached Azad Maidan in Mumbai on Monday. The farmers are demanding a complete waiver of loans and electricity bills. For the second time in 10 months, Maharashtra farmers cracked the whip on the government to turn the spotlight on the grave agrarian crises gripping the state by completing a long march to the Legislature, in Mumbai on Monday. More than an estimated 35,000 peasants -- men, women, youth and even seniors -- with lines of worry collectively writ on their weary faces, determinedly completed the 180-km long march over six days.
A student threatened to commit suicide during protest at Azad Maidan against Supreme Court's verdict of scrapping state Common Entrance Test (CET) for MBBS/BDS admissions. Video: Datta Kumbhar, mid-day
A day after the Deonar dumping ground fire engulfed the area in thick smog, the local residents staged a protest against the administration at Azad Maidan on Tuesday.
Now, it's Bihar vs Mumbai police over arrest of Amar Jawan vandal Video courtesy: NDTV
More than 15 days after a man was photographed desecrating the Amar Jawan Smarak at Mumbai's CST station, he has finally been identified and detained. Sources say the police began a man hunt for him as soon as his picture vandalising the memorial appeared in the media. Police are also looking for his accomplice who was also photographed destroying the monument. Video courtesy: NDTV
The Maharashtra unit of the BJP has alleged that the recent violence at Mumbai's Azad Maidan was planned and that the state government was warned about it. At a press conference in Mumbai today, Madhav Bhandari, the Maharashtra state BJP president produced a letter purportedly sent to the police and the home ministry, alerting them about how an externed criminal, Salim Lightwala, was planning to create some violence in the city. Video courtesy: NDTV
While Abu Asim Azmi makes a grand offer of Rs 2 crore to Raj Thackeray if he can prove his allegation about Bangladeshi voters in Azmi's Assembly constituency, a shocked Samajwadi Party treasurer admits the party does not have that much money in the bank.
With Mumbai Police Commissioner Arup Patnaik under attack from some quarters, including the ruling ally NCP, for what they say is the mishandling of the protest at Azad Maidan on August 11, sources have told NDTV that Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan is reportedly not in favour of transferring the top cop. Video courtesy: NDTV
MNS protest against August 11 violence - Part 1 Video By - Milind Salvi,Mid-Day
MNS protest against August 11 violence - Part 2 Video By - Milin Salvi,Mid-Day
MNS protest against August 11 violence - Part 3 Video By - Milind Salvi,Mid-Day
Police have detained constable Pramod Tawde, the man who gave Raj Thackeray a rose.
After a massive show of strength at Mumbai's Girgaum Chowpatty, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray chose to drive and not march to Azad Maidan, where he is leading a protest against the recent violence at the ground that resulted in the death of two people. The MNS is highlighting what it calls the police's inept handling of that incident. Video courtesy: NDTV
Police have detained constable Shantaram Tawde, the man who gave Raj Thackeray a rose. Video courtesy: NDTV
Mumbaikars are bracing for huge traffic jams around Azad Maidan in South Mumbai today with Raj Thackeray's Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) all set to begin a protest march against the recent violence at the city's Azad Maidan that resulted in the death of two people. Video courtesy: NDTV
Northeast migrants from Mumbai were seen in large numbers at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus waiting to board the Guwahati Express as the community no longer feels safe in the wake of the recent Azad Maidan riots. Video courtesy: NDTV
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has ordered the Mumbai Crime Branch to investigate last evening's violence near Azad Maidan in which two people were killed. Another 50 were injured after a protest over ethnic clashes in Assam turned violent. Video courtesy: NDTV