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Hamid Ansari, Jinnah’s Portrait and turmoil in AMU | Ram Puniyani

May 12, 2018 - 10:06 pm in Rights

Recently (May 2018) Hamid Ansari, the ex-Vice President of India, was invited to Aligarh Muslim University to honor him with life membership of AMU Students Union (AMUSU). He had due security with him, still the Hindu Yuva Vahini-ABVP activists could reach…

Rajinder Johar : A life of inspiration | Vidya Bhushan Rawat

February 5, 2018 - 11:42 pm in Rights

The life of Rajinder Johar is victory of human spirit despite all impossibilities that situation put on people. Those of us, who have known to him over…

The Black King & the Dalit Panther – Martin Luther King & Namdeo Dhasal

January 16, 2018 - 6:04 pm in Rights

15th January BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & DEATH ANNIVERSARY OF Panther Namdeo Dhasal SIMILARITIES always GALORE in the stories…

Speak up against vulgar and intimidating language of the goons masquerading as political activists

January 1, 2018 - 3:42 pm in Rights

As another year is coming to an end, we witnessed huge turmoil everywhere. The intimidation to dissenters continued while political opponents were targeted as usual by the Hindutva groups. Mob lynching and cow terrorism aggravated all over the country and…

No Country for Women- Love and rights in troubled times | Neha Dabhade

December 18, 2017 - 5:12 pm in Rights

Recently in Rajsamand, Rajasthan, one Shambu lal Raigar brutally hacked Mohammad Afzarul, a migrant from Malda, West Bengal to death with his own tools and set fire to his body. This ghastly act was captured on camera by Raigar’s 14 year old nephew who then…

Transgender Bill 2016, needs to be rejected | Vidya Bhushan Rawat

December 17, 2017 - 6:48 pm in Rights

They came in large numbers from all over the country to protest against attempt to criminalise the issues of TransGender Communities under The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 which actually rather than helping them, criminalises them…

Why are we silent on the grave threat to Prof Kancha Illaiah

September 26, 2017 - 6:06 pm in Rights

While it is nobody’s suggestion that India was a tolerant land some three years back and suddenly has developed the intolerance but none can deny the fact that the goons threatening intellectuals and activists have certainly become more arrogant and encouraged…

Enmass arrest of peasant leaders in Chhattisgarh

September 21, 2017 - 8:02 pm in Rights

Peasant movement leaders have been arrested enmass across Chhattisgarh since yesterday night. The government of Chhattisgarh is scared that peasants and farmers have been raising the voice of farmers suicide, issues of compensation of crop loss, bonus and…

Appeal: Support Chief Judicial Magistrate Prabhakar Gwal #Chhattisgarh

September 19, 2017 - 12:11 pm in Rights

This comes as an urgent appeal to you seeking support and solidarity for Mr. Prabhakar Gwal. Gwal has been a well known people’s judge from Chhattisgarh. Gwal a Chief Judicial Magistrate who was known for his integrity was dismissed in April 2016. He was…

Adivasis languishing in jail, no one to listen their cries

September 16, 2017 - 4:24 pm in Rights

“4000 Adivasis, charged as ‘Naxals’, are in the jails of Jharkhand”  [Hindustan, Ranchi ed., 14 Aug.2017]  “There are people who cannot take bail. There is nobody for them,” observed SC and ordered prisoners to be freed over trial delays. if…