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Niyamgiri Suraksha Samiti Activists Subjected To Illegal Detention

May 18, 2017 - 10:03 pm in Culture, Environment, Society

A fact finding team comprising environmental and social activist Priya Pillai, All India Progressive Women's Association Secretary Kavita Krishnan, senior activist Chittaranjan Behera, Santi Snigdha Mohanty of Delhi Solidarity Group, student activist Birender…

Are Adivasis children of a lesser god? | Stan Swamy

May 16, 2017 - 12:16 pm in Culture, Governance, Society

A life considered indispensable . . . According to PTI reports, Lt.Ummer Fayaz had come home on vacation where he was attending the marriage of his cousin…

The vital role of Savita Ambedkar in the life of Baba Saheb Ambedkar

May 13, 2017 - 1:50 am in Education, Society, YouTube

Vijay Surwade is a living encyclopedia of Ambedkarism in India. And it is not merely about his indepth and detailed knowledge of life and time of Dr Baba…

Is “Hindu Rashtra” good for Hindus?

May 8, 2017 - 3:46 pm in Society

Hindu Rashtra is the goal of Hindu nationalist politics, which is also called as Hindutva. In contrast to Hinduism, Hindutva is a politics of in the name of Hinduism with Brahmanism as the core of the same. In nutshell, Hindutva is a politics based on Brahmanical…

Kashmir today needs a healing touch

April 16, 2017 - 2:26 pm in Governance, Society

What is the meaning of victory of Farooq Abdullah from the Srinagar constituency where not even 7% votes polled. In many of the booths merely 2% votes were polled. I know there are past precedences of such a situation in at least three Indian states when people…

Kandhamal: Whither Justice for Violence Victims | Book review

April 5, 2017 - 5:57 pm in Society

Book Review Kandhalmal: Introspection for Initiative for Justice 2007-2015, Vrinda Grover and Saumya Uma Media House and United Christian Forum, Delhi 2017 Violence is the bane of Indian society and a manifest agenda of communal forces, which thrive on divisive…

Concerned Indian citizens condemn attack on Nigerian students

March 31, 2017 - 3:55 pm in Culture, Society

We, representing  concerned citizens of India,  are extremely disturbed  by the assault on 4 Nigerian students in Greater Noida in the state of Uttar Pradesh, adjoining Delhi. We condemn in the strongest possible terms  these attacks  carried out by…

Indian government abstains UN negotiations to ban nuclear weapons

March 30, 2017 - 11:40 am in Society

This week marks the commencement of negotiations at the United Nations Headquarters in New York wherein most member states of the UN General Assembly are discussing on a comprehensive legal prohibition on the use, possession, production, stockpiling and deployment…

Jaipur Hotelier attacked in the name of Beef

March 29, 2017 - 10:35 pm in Faiths, Society

The case of Hotel Hyatt Rabbani, Polo Victory, Jaipur Date 19th March 2017 | Time 6pm onwards Arrested: Receptionist Wasim and cleaner Qasim, on the look out for the owner Naeem Rabbani Police Station, Sindhi Camp, Jaipur Charges, disturbing peace, restraining…

Prejudices against Africans in India

March 28, 2017 - 10:36 am in Society

A young boy was found dead in Noida. The family and the people alleged that it is the Africans who have drugged him so he got cardiac arrest and after that the crowd swell and become violent against them. Police as usual arrest some of the Nigerian students…