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JAC demands Justice4Rohith, drop charges against students, faculty at HCU

March 30, 2016 - 2:01 pm in Governance

  The Joint Action Committee for Social Justice – Delhi held a press conference on the 28th of March 2016 to address the ongoing situation in Hyderabad in the wake of the suicide by the Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula on 17th January 2016. There was a brutal…

Is Chhattisgarh a ‘Police State’ of Democratic India?

March 29, 2016 - 5:34 pm in Governance

A ‘police state’ is said to be one where citizens experience living, freedom of movement and expression of opinion subject to police monitoring and…

Lament for Indigenous People of Canada, Australia and India

December 10, 2015 - 9:34 pm in Governance

A Lament for Indigenous People of Canada, Australia and India on International Human Rights Day (The Shriveling skeleton of the starving man of Sukma)…

Open letter to PM Modi by Ambedkarite

November 16, 2015 - 4:45 pm in Governance

London, 14 November 2015 An open letter to Mr Modi, Prime Minister of India: Ambedkar Museum, London Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar remains a paramount champion for social reform both in India and beyond. In his Constitution, he far-sightedly incorporated principles…

Open Letter to The President & The Prime Minister of India

October 31, 2015 - 5:13 pm in Governance

Over 60 civil society organisations and groups of Hyderabad comprising of academics, activists, journalists, writers, poets, artists, trade and student unions, professionals and concerned citizen came together to organise a Meeting to Sign an Open Letter…

BABRI TO DADRI: STOP PLAYING WITH LIVES & RIGHTS OF MINORITIES

October 22, 2015 - 5:53 pm in Governance

Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan [BMMA] along with Bharat Bachao Andolan, Police Reforms Watch, Vidyarthi Bharti, Phule-Ambedkar Manch and Jagrut Kamgaar Manch is organizing a press conference to protest against the increasing low scale harassment of Muslim…

Need is “Uniform” civil code, NOT “Common” civil code

October 17, 2015 - 1:28 pm in Governance

Gender equality should guide the process of reforming family laws and not national integration Supreme Court of India has yet again asked the Union Government to file affidavit and state whether it intended to bring Uniform Civil Code (UCC for brevity). In…

Innocent minor – mercilessly beaten by BSF in open street – IMPUNITY

August 27, 2015 - 1:45 am in Governance

25 August 2015 To The Chairman National Human Right Commission Manav Adhikar Bhawan Block-C, GPO Complex, INA New Delhi-110023 Respected Sir Here I am referring one incident of heinous assault by the perpetrator Border Security Force (BSF) jawan upon the victim…

NHRC exposes several loop holes in the handling of the Nun rape case in Chhattisgarh

August 22, 2015 - 1:15 am in Governance

NHRC exposes several loop holes in the handling of the Nun rape case in Chhattisgarh: Calls for action taken report from Chief Secretary, DGP and SP, Raipur on specific issues (20.8.2015) PRESS RELEASE New Delhi, 20th August, 2015 The National Human Rights…

Mumbaikar’s protests the Coastal Road Project

August 16, 2015 - 8:05 pm in Governance

Ghar Bachao Ghar BanaoAndolan protests the Coastal Road Project in Mumbai   Mumbai | 15th August, 2015: The Coastal Road is a futile project and a faulty plan. While it is a widely known fact that this Rs.12,000 crore costly mega project will only serve…