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PUCL CONDEMNS THE ABDUCTION AND KILLING OF AUXILIARY FORCE

July 17, 2015 - 5:16 pm in Society

The People’s Union for Civil Liberties, Chhattisgarh condemns in no uncertain terms the abduction and killing of four constables belonging to the Chhattisgarh Auxiliary Force (erstwhile SPOs) attached to Police Station Bedre, district Bijapur by the Maoists.…

Second class train passengers are also humans – Open Letter

July 2, 2015 - 7:32 pm in Society

Dear Prime Minister Modi, The people voted you to power trusting your words that they would see better days ( Acche din aayenge ) under your rule. I do not…

Invitation – A Lecture on Indian Society and The Secular

June 29, 2015 - 11:24 am in Society

Jamia Millia Islamia & Centre for Study of Society & Secularism cordially invite you to the 5th Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer Memorial Lecture  “INDIAN…

RAPE OF NUN TRIGGERS SPARK ACROSS CHHATTISGARH

June 21, 2015 - 5:33 pm in Society

The gang-rape incident of nun in Raipur of Chhattisgarh has triggered sparks across the state of Chhattisgarh. Police is yet to arrest anyone involved in the incident. Today, the Raipur protest today went on peacefully. The protest began from St. Joseph Cathedral…

Manufacturing and Undermining National Icons: RSS Style

June 4, 2015 - 9:01 pm in Society

Many a social and political processes related to projection of some icons and undermining of the others have intensified during last few years. Even during the last regime of NDA led BJP rule from 1998, Savakar’s portrait was unveiled in the Parliament.…

Population by Religions in times to come

April 28, 2015 - 12:46 pm in Society

The PEW Research Center has released a report (2nd April 2015); which gives the projections of populations in times to come. It says that in India the population of Hindus will fall down from present 79.5 % to 76.7% and the Muslim population will rise up…

Statement of PUCL Chhattisgarh on the recent attacks on security forces by Maoists

April 16, 2015 - 9:31 am in Society

The PUCL Chhattisgarh condemns in no uncertain terms the recent series of attacks by Maoists on security forces in the Bastar region over the past 72 hours, in which tragically 7 STF jawans, one BSF jawan and 6 CAF jawans lost their lives and several others…

Is ‘India’s daughter’ a victim of corporate media war ?

March 8, 2015 - 5:36 am in Society

A few days ago our finance minister and the legal brain of the current government Mr Arun Jaitley spoke in a conference and said that ‘You cannot ban anything in the current age of information’. ‘How can any government ban anything when the flow of information…

Swchhakar Mahila Abhiyan – Press Release

February 14, 2015 - 7:14 pm in Society

Swchhakar Mahila Abhiyan Lucknow 14th Feb 2015 Location:- Ganga Prasad Memorial Hall, Ameenabad, Lucknow Today, around 500 women, engaged in manual scavenging, gathered at a conference organized by SDF in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. These women from different…

Invitation – Interactive Session, Sexual Harassment: The New Conjuncture

February 3, 2015 - 10:00 pm in Reforms, Society

Gender Studies Group Delhi University invites you to an Interactive Session "Sexual Harassment: The New Conjuncture" Speaker: Prof. Ved Kumari, Professor, Law Centre-I, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi Date: 9th February, 2015 (Monday) Time: 1:30 pm…