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Day January 18, 2020

UP iron-fist fails to crush women

By late night, some 250 women and children had occupied the Ghanta Ghar clock towerBy Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow Published 18.01.20, 4:00 AM Alandmark in Lucknow fell on Friday to a sudden swoop by Shaheen Bagh-style protesters, undeterred by boasts of demonstrators being… Continue Reading →

How Rohith Vemula’s Mother Radhika Transformed Her Grief Into Resistance

Four years after her son’s death, as India’s university students across the country rise up once more, Radhika Vemula has become a symbol of inspiration and resistance. By Nikhila Henry HYDERABAD, Telangana — On 23 January 2016, Radhika Vemula was… Continue Reading →

Recipe for solidarity: How Indian protesters are being fed

Individuals and groups come forward to arrange for food and beverages as protests enter second month. by Akshita Nagpal 17 Jan 2020 GMT+3 New Delhi, India – A group of Sikh farmers from the northern state of Punjab arrived at New Delhi’s… Continue Reading →

Osmania University Professor Arrested For Alleged Links With Maoists: Police

CPI senior leader Narayana alleged that the government was deliberately harassing intellectuals under the pretext of having Maoist links and foisting false cases. Officials said the police have incriminating information against the Osmania professor.Hyderabad:  A professor of the Osmania University… Continue Reading →

Modi’s love for Christians in India’s neighours amidst ‘persecution’ within country

By Shamsul Islam* No ruling elite on this earth can beat Hindutva rulers of India in hypocrisy and demagogue. Under the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), 2019 the persecuted Christians in the neighbouring countries would be awarded Indian citizenship; a fine… Continue Reading →

Delhi Police Chief Granted Powers To Detain Under National Security Act

The draconian National Security Act will be operational in Delhi from 19th January to 18th April. There is nothing ‘routine’ about it. Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal has granted power of detaining authority to the Delhi Police Commissioner under the National… Continue Reading →

Chetan Bhagat – Why NRC Must Be Shelved

It will be an expensive, gargantuan, pointless exercise that could trigger civil war in the worst case Chetan Bhagat NRC has caused huge controversy, polarised opinion, created massive anxiety and made people come out on the streets. The government is… Continue Reading →

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