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Victory for united struggle against draconian Land Ordinance

September 1, 2015 - 6:57 pm in Rights

In Solidarity with September 2nd Nation-wide Strike and Ongoing People’s Struggles in Narmada Valley, Sonbhadra A unified opposition has successfully forced the BJP-led NDA government to shelve the anti-farmer Land Ordinance that was going to be re-promulgated…

Condemn deaths in police firing & crackdown on protesters seeking reservation

August 28, 2015 - 5:10 pm in Rights

We condemn the deaths in police firing as well as police crackdown on protesters seeking reservation benefits for Patel.  The recent, unfortunate incidents…

Sardar Sarovar: Symbol of Political Conspiracy and Corporate Loot

August 25, 2015 - 2:36 am in Rights

Rajghat Resolve passed at Narmada Jeevan Adhikaar Satyagraha   Nation and Nature are with Narmada Valley; not Narendra Modi   Eminent Citizens from…

National Human Rights Commission equates humans with animals.

August 17, 2015 - 3:42 pm in Rights

It is scandalous that in the wake of the killing of a seven year old child in Delhi, the NHRC has called for 'a larger debate on human rights versus animal rights '. Private individuals have the liberty to equate humans with animals or even to place greater…

The cause of the common man’s misery

August 16, 2015 - 7:49 pm in Rights

The people have been cunningly brainwashed into believing that 'traitors' are only the people who betray their country to a foreign country for money or some other reason. Through this clever but effective ploy, they have excluded those who betray their people…

Global support swells for Narmada Satyagraha

August 15, 2015 - 1:30 am in Rights

Day 3: Narmada Jeevan Adhikar Satyagraha Global support swells for Narmada Satyagraha: 40 Right Livelihood Laureates issue “Call for Justice to Narmada” Agitated oustees from Aavli-Segawa, Nisarpur, Pichhodi, Avalda and Bhadal challenge the govt’s false…

MPs condemn BJP, Modi sarkar’s attack on Forest Rights Act

August 14, 2015 - 7:58 pm in Environment, Rights

MPs Belonging to the CPI(M), CPI, AAP, Congress, NCP, JD(U), SP, TRS, Trinamool Congress and YSR Congress Condemn Systematic Undermining of the Rights of Forest Dwellers  Led by CPI(M) MP Jitendra Chaudhury, yesterday 21 Members of the Lok Sabha from…

Independence day’ turns ‘day of slavery’ for peaceful protesters at Jantar Mantar.

August 14, 2015 - 7:48 pm in Rights

People’s Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) Delhi strongly condemns the ruthless and inhuman manner in which Delhi Police today went on evicting the peaceful protesters and ransacking there seating arrangements at the Jantar Mantar, New Delhi in the name of…

Modi’s suit costlier than Narmada rehabilitation: Whose development?

August 14, 2015 - 6:45 pm in Rights

Day 2: Narmada Jeevan Adhikar Satyagraha Landless, Fisherwomen of Semalda, Dhanora and Bajrikheda condemn Modi Govt’s massacre of Narmada valley   “Fishing is our agriculture”: We will live and die for Narmada  13th August: The second day of the indefinite…

Open letter to Prime Minister Modi from Medha Patkar

August 9, 2015 - 7:40 pm in Rights

9th August, 2015 On the fourth day of the Jeevan Adhikar-Sanghrash Yatra, Narmada valley reverberated with the slogan “Modi-Shivraj Go Back” – “Hamare Gaon me Hamaara Raj, Vaapis Jao Modi Shivraj”. The slogan coincided with the Shaheed Divas and…