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Kausalya’s courageous fight for justice | Vidya Bhushan Rawat

December 13, 2017 - 11:40 am in Uncategorized

The Tirupur Principal District and Sessions Judge Alamelu Natarajan yesterday announced death penalty for six accused convicted in V Shankar murder case last year in Coimbatore. This include her father and other conspirators but her mother and distant uncle…

Devendrakula Vellalar (Dalits) demand removal from SC list

December 7, 2017 - 10:20 am in Reforms

It was a little late when I reached the Mandi House roundabout where the march was supposed to be to Parliament Street yesterday, To my surprise, I did…

Institutional Murder of an Achiever #TamilNadu

September 7, 2017 - 12:25 pm in Education

AIFRTE is shocked and deeply saddened by yet another `suicide’ of a young Dalit student whose academic achievement could not allow her to overcome the…

Will Jantar Mantar offer any solution to the farm crisis of Tamilnadu

March 26, 2017 - 7:06 pm in Governance

They are in Delhi for last 15 days for demanding compensation and relief as Cauvery water supply in Tamilnadu is drying up resulting in massive drought. Over 250 farmers have committed suicide since October 2016 as their loans piling up and they are unable…

Jallikattu- A cultural ideal we desire?

February 6, 2017 - 4:02 pm in Culture

Hundreds of thousands of protesters poured out on Marina beach in Chennai in January to protest against the ban on Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu. There was sloganeering against the political establishment at the Center and the state. The media reported that the…

Invitation: Protest Demonstration for Inquiry on the Death of Anti Liquor Activist in Tamil Nadu

August 7, 2015 - 5:50 pm in Society

Anti Liquor protest in Tamil Nadu has increased the voice with the people involvement for the demand with the state Government. Various social organizations are effectively doing their struggle on this issue, since the  relaxation and promotion of sale has…

Lok Satta Urges Jayalalitha Government to review Liquor Policy

August 6, 2015 - 11:30 am in Health

Review liquor policy, Lok Satta Urges Jayalalitha Government - LSP Leaders arrested for launching agitation against TN liquor policy. Fasting at Coimbatore Jail & Tiruppur Party office Continues for these premeditated arrests. Reacting on the premeditated arrest…

Consultation on need based training: Virudhunagar Tamilnadu

July 13, 2015 - 5:03 pm in Reforms

Resource Team: Prof. Thirunavukkarasu, PRI Trainner and Rtd Professor, Gandhi Kirama University Ms. Bimla Chandrasekaran – EKTA, Madurai Mr. Jothiramalingam – CRUSADE, Chennai Mr. Shanmugavel – President, Kirama Suyasarby Iyyakkam, Tamilnadu Mr. P. Rajagopal,…

Killing of 11 & detention of 400 labourers, Accused as Red Sanders Smugglers – Fact finding Report by NCDNTHR

January 31, 2015 - 3:33 pm in Society

€Three Denotified Tribe (DNT) Youth of the Vanniyar community, all below 30 years were killed after arresting and torturing and later stage managing the show of ‘encounter’, by throwing the bodies on the rocks located in the forests and by placing the…

Political Will & Good Governance essential for effective Tobacco Control Act

January 29, 2015 - 4:48 pm in Health, Reforms

28 January 2015, Chennai, Tamil Nadu Expert reviewers from varied areas of work reviewed the COTPA (Amendment) Bill, 2015 for views and comments at the “State Level Consultation on COTPA (Amendment) Bill 2015” organized by Tamilnadu People’s Forum for…