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Understanding untouchability and castes questions in Nepal

May 18, 2016 - 9:42 pm in Rights

Is a revolution possible without dismantling brahmanical disorder ? As I started from Delhi to visit Kathmandu to participate in World Conference against Untouchability organized by International Humanist Union, London and Nepal Dalit Commission along with…

Jharkhand Opposition Calls Bandh on 14th May

May 11, 2016 - 7:21 pm in Rights

After a long struggle and martyrdom Jharkhand came in to existence on 15th Nov, 2000. It was part of undivided Bihar and called this part South Bihar.…

Status of Muslims in West Bengal – Appeasement or Exclusion?

April 19, 2016 - 6:20 pm in Rights

“Muslims constitute a very large proportion of the poor. The fact that Muslims in West Bengal are disproportionately poorer and more deprived in terms…

Biometric identification projects may compromise sovereignty of a nation

March 31, 2016 - 6:30 pm in Rights

Illegitimate Aadhaar like biometric identification projects compromises sovereignty nations in South Asia Citizens being turned into subject and slaves of an emerging Surveillance State based on Database      New Delhi: Even as the urgent order of Chief…

Domicile rights in Jharkhand deferred

March 30, 2016 - 8:01 pm in Rights

Jharkhand is a newly created state separated from Bihar. It came into existence on 15th Nov, 2000 as 28th state in the Geographical and Political map of India. 15th November is a Birthday of a Great Freedom fighter Birsa Munda. Jharkhand is a Non-Brahmanical…

Express Solidarity to Hyderabad central university, write to authorities.

March 26, 2016 - 11:45 am in Rights

Human Rights Defenders Alert - India has issued urgent appeal to the National Human Rights Commission, and its Focal point of Human Rights Defenders, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Telangana, Chief Secretary of Telangana, UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of…

Shillong’s Nirbhaya family awaits justice

March 21, 2016 - 1:02 pm in Rights

Apropos news report "Mother hands over accused son to police" (ST dated 20-03-2016). While commending the noble act of the mother against her accused son who had confessed to committing a heinous and gruesome crime against a 19 year old Shillong Brave-heart, who…

Struggle and Repression at Honda Factory Tapukara, Rajasthan

March 5, 2016 - 11:51 am in Rights

The struggle of 3000 Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India (HMSI) workers of Tapukara plant in Alwar, situated at Haryana-Rajasthan border, in the face of brutal repression from the management-police-administration side, has emerged as an important and intense…

STOP STATE REPRESSION ON ADIVASIS IN CHHATTISGARH

February 22, 2016 - 12:33 pm in Rights

Condemn Violent State Attack on Soni Sori 22nd February 2016, Chhattisgarh Bhawan, New Delhi Chhattisgarh is once again in the news for the systematic silencing of the State violence which is being unleashed upon the Adivasis. The latest one being attack on…

People demand Justice for Rohith

February 19, 2016 - 3:22 pm in Rights

PROTEST RALLY FROM AMBEDKAR BHAWAN TO JANTAR MANTAR 23rd February 2016 11am onwards It has been a month since the institutional murder of Rohith Vemula at the hands of BJP, ABVP and the HCU administration. Rohith was one of the five Dalit research scholars…