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Need Proportional representation at all level to democratize Indian power structure | Vidya Bhushan Rawat

January 14, 2019 - 4:58 pm in Reforms

The quota bill providing 10%  reservation for the ‘general’ category of people has been passed by the Rajya Sabha yesterday with opposition parties like Congress, Samajwadi Party, AAP and left parties. The AIDMK walked out of the Parliament so had the…

Supreme Court Judgment dilutes the very purpose of the progressive legislation Prevention of Atrocities Act

March 22, 2018 - 7:01 pm in Governance

Press Release National Coalition for Strengthening SCs and STs (PoA) Act (NCSPA), a platform of more than 500 Dalits and Adivasis civil society organisations,…

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…

Budget2016 another Jumla: Social Movements waiting Acchedin

March 1, 2016 - 2:37 pm in Economics

Government of India presented its annual budget with much fanfare, claiming it to be pro-poor and pro-rural, but the question looms whether it will really change the fortunes of the marginalized sections of the society. In year 2014-15, the unspent amount…

Lament for Indigenous People of Canada, Australia and India

December 10, 2015 - 9:34 pm in Governance

A Lament for Indigenous People of Canada, Australia and India on International Human Rights Day (The Shriveling skeleton of the starving man of Sukma) The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made a historic speech at the Assembly of First Nations Special…