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Dalits stage demo against burning of Constitution
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Dalits stage demo against burning of Constitution

Mysuru:  Strongly condemning the reported burning of a copy of the Constitution of India by miscreants at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi recently, hundreds of Dalits under the joint banner of ‘Samvidhana UIisi Horata Samithi’, Mysuru, Ashokapuram Adikarnataka Mahasamsthe and other Dalit Associations, staged a demonstration in front of the DC office here this morning…

Kannada lecturers protest marginalisation of language
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Kannada lecturers protest marginalisation of language

Mysuru: Condemning the relegation of Kannada to ‘Modern Indian Languages’ category under the new Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) adopted by the University of Mysuru (UoM), Kannada lecturers under the banner of Kannada Degree Teachers’ Association, staged a demonstration in front of Crawford Hall here yesterday. Alleging that injustice has been meted out to Kannada…

Loan waiver: BJP plans protest from June 30
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Loan waiver: BJP plans protest from June 30

Bengaluru: Condemning Kumaraswamy Government for the delay in fulfilling its loan waiver promise, the Opposition BJP is gearing up for Statewide protests from June 30, if the CM fails to deliver on his promise. The protest will be organised by BJP’s Raitha Morcha from June 30 to July 15 in all the 224 Assembly segments…

Researchers stage protest
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Researchers stage protest

Mysuru:  Members of the Mysore University Research Scholars Association staged a protest demanding release of scholarship amount every month on time, free laptops and separate hostel facilities. The members gathered in front of the University Library in Manasagangothri campus here yesterday and shouted slogans against University of Mysore and University Grants Commission (UGC). They alleged…

Congress’ novel protest against empty ATMs
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Congress’ novel protest against empty ATMs

Mysuru:  Congress workers led by MLA M.K. Somashekar staged a novel protest on Monday in front of the State Bank of India ATM near Ramaswamy Circle by distributing neem leaves to the people who had come to withdraw money. The ATM was sporting the board ‘No Cash’ and the protesters shouted slogans like ‘Kendra Sarakara…

Dalits stage protest, demand sacking of Social Welfare Department official
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Dalits stage protest, demand sacking of Social Welfare Department official

Mysuru:  Accusing Social Welfare Department Officer Prabha of irregularities and corruption, nearly 200 members of Dalit Sangharsha Samiti (DSS) staged a demonstration in front of DC’s office here yesterday, demanding her immediate sacking. Listing out the alleged irregularities and corruption by Prabha, the protesters alleged that the officer had failed to utilise the package fund…

Hostel contract workers stage protest, demand regularisation
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Hostel contract workers stage protest, demand regularisation

Mysuru: The contract workers working in various hostels in the city staged a protest yesterday demanding regularisation of their jobs and other demands. The protesters gathered near the Kote Anjaneyaswamy Temple at the north gate of the Mysore Palace from where they took out a procession that passed through Big Clock Tower, Mahatma Gandhi Circle,…

Government employees to stage protest tomorrow
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Government employees to stage protest tomorrow

Mysuru: Urging the Government to ban the new pension scheme, the State Government employees will stage a State-wide protest on Jan. 18. Addressing a press conference at Patrakarthara Bhavan here recently, State Government Employees Association District President H.K. Ramu said that the protest would be staged at all Taluk and District Centres on Jan. 18…

Activists stage demo against Goa CM
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Activists stage demo against Goa CM

Mysuru: Strongly condemning the Goa Government’s action of razing down homes of Kannadigas who were living in Goa for decades, nearly 50 Kannada activists under the banner of Mysuru Zilla Kannada Chaluvaligarara Sangha staged a demonstration in front of Mahatma Gandhi’s bust opposite the Law Courts Complex here this morning. The protestors hanged the effigy…

Students stage protest demanding removal of Varsity Registrar
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Students stage protest demanding removal of Varsity Registrar

Mysuru: Hundreds of students of the University of Mysore, staged a protest here yesterday demanding the removal of Registrar Prof. R. Rajanna for levelling baseless allegations against Varsity Acting Vice-Chancellor (V-C) Prof. Dayanand Mane and also on the inmates of the girls hostel, thus bringing a bad name to the University. The students who sat…

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