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Kerala Muslims as the Nava Panchamas ?

July 20, 2015 - 7:10 pm in Governance

The past one week has vividly displayed the growing anti-Muslim worldview of a large section of the media and the entrenched communal elements in the state, proving Swami Vivekananda right once again in his alluding of Kerala as a lunatic asylum. This has…

CBI is unfortunately mis reporting on the search – Teesta

July 15, 2015 - 11:10 am in Governance

As I write this, the search is still not concluded. It is shocking that while over a dozen members of the CBI are still in our premises conducting the…

Sardar Sarovar Project Affected Commits Suicide

July 11, 2015 - 12:21 am in Governance

Frustrated for not getting Rehabilitation Government responsible for the suicide of Tembhrya Kutarya. It’s illegal to complete the Dam that takes life…

BAA demands release of Activists

July 2, 2015 - 6:08 pm in Governance

Bhoomi Adhikar Andolan demands immediate release of Com. Roma and Com. Sokalo Stop police crackdown on people’s peaceful and democratic struggle for their rights! Bhoomi Adhikar Andolan strongly condemns the arrest of activists Roma, General Secretary of…

Bengal NGO complaints to NHRC on firing of Bangladeshi youth

June 29, 2015 - 12:25 pm in Governance

MASUM an NGO working on human rights issues have complained before the NHRC about the alleged firing by BSF jawan on a Bangladeshi youth. The petition by the Kirity Roy, the secretary of MASUM draws clearly the various stages if the incidents. Roy in his petition…

Villages at the mercy of BSF – Constitutional rights absent

June 19, 2015 - 1:47 pm in Governance

To The Acting Chairman National Human Rights Commission Manav Adikar Bhawan Block- C, GPO Complex INA New Delhi - 110023 Respected Sir I want to draw your attention over the perpetual attack over the livelihood activities of agrarian populace at the Indo-…

Undermining National Institutions to Create Regimented Minds

June 16, 2015 - 7:23 pm in Governance

The students of FTII are agitated over appointment of Gajendra Chauhan as President Chair of the Governing Council of the Institute. About 150 students pursuing various courses at the FTII are on an indefinite strike against the patent political appointment…

WHY IS GOVERNMENT IN A HURRY?

June 5, 2015 - 10:33 pm in Governance

PRESS RELEASE Bhumi Adhikar Andolan (Movement for Land Rights) rejects anti-farmer Land Ordinance WHY IS GOVERNMENT IN A HURRY? 5 June 2015, New Delhi : A  joint statement released by various groups fighting for equitable land rights in the country under…

Atrocities against struggling and poor villagers in Sonbhadra

April 20, 2015 - 12:39 pm in Governance

Condemn Police atrocities in Sonbhadra! 18th April 2015: In less than 4 days of open firing at peaceful protesters in Sonbhadra on 14th April Ambedkar Jayanti, today again police wreaked havoc by shockingly open firing in the morning at the protesters including…

Miscarriage of Justice in Hashimpura

March 23, 2015 - 11:28 pm in Governance

One of the most famous lines on the official All India Radio news bulletins during communal disturbances used to be ‘ Sthiti  tanavpurn lekin Niyantran me hai' ( the situation is tense but under control) and police and paramilitary forces have been deployed…