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We Are Living In A Lawless Society: Nilanjana Roy

3 days ago

I am a CPM member. Obviously, I would be speaking in favor of CPM. But you can ask others as well. The kind of protection left government provided for women is no more. Last day a Hindu woman was beaten up for being in love with a Muslim man. No FIR was filed in that incident. We are living in a lawless society.

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Kerala HC Dismisses Habeas Corpus On Trans-person And Upholds her Right to Live Free

5 days ago

Gender identity, lies at the core of one’s personal identity, gender expression and presentation and, therefore, it will have to be protected under Article 19(1)(a) of the Constitution of India. A transgender’s personality could be expressed by the transgender’s behaviour and presentation.

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Short-filmmaker And Social Activist Indira Pariyapuram Passes Away

5 days ago

Indira was passionate about cinema and had to endure many sufferings in order to pursue her passion. “She’s perhaps the first female Co-director in Malayalam Cinema”

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Prominent Journalist Shujaat Bukhari’s Murder In Srinagar Overshadows UN Report on Kashmir

5 days ago

Shujaat Bhukari has survived multiple attempts to his life earlier in his career. On Thursday June 14, 2018, he was shot dead in close range as he stepped out of his office in Srinagar. He was the Editor-in-Chief for ‘Rising Kashmir’.

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Residents Of Mahul, A Rehabilitation Story Of Mumbai Slums, Episode 4

5 days ago

Anita Dhole, one of the residents of Mahul MHADA colony speaks about how the government has sent the slum dwellers to a place like Mahul to die and perish over there. Promises made by BJP’s Prakash Mehta have not been kept and the rehabilitation is slowly killing the slum dwellers.

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Case Slapped On Protesters Campaigning Against Custodial Murders and Police Brutality in Kerala

5 days ago

Police have accused the group of ‘rioting’ by distributing a notice. The notice speaks of how the government is actively suppressing people’s protests by subjecting them to police brutality. It speaks particularly about the case of Sreejith, a Dalit youth who was killed in custody in Varappuzha. One of the charges levied on Sreejith was ‘rioting,’ the same that has now been slapped on the protesters.

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Residents Of Mahul, A Rehabilitation Story Of Mumbai Slums, Episode 3

6 days ago

Jeetu Mopde, one of the residents of MHADA colony in Mahul speaks about how the government is slowly poisoning the rehabilitated slum dwellers.

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Dr. Kafeel Khan’s brother shot at Gorakhpur

1 week ago

Death threats and state violence is becoming an everyday story in the BJP ruling country. It was last week that Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani and BASO leader Umar Khalid received death threats from a person who identified himself as Ravi Pujari, a fugitive gangster. Dr. Kafeel had shared a stage with Jignesh Mevani in a programme that happened in Kerala. In incidents of similar color, Suresh Oraon, anti-coal mine activist was shot dead in Jharkhand and Nilanjana Roy, SFI state president was attacked in Tripura by BJP goons. The police have registered a case against unidentified attackers.

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If I Am Killed BJP Would Be The Happiest, Jignesh Mevani Responds

1 week ago

Jignesh also added that the issue was raised at the Gujarat assembly. “We have already submitted a memorandum to the DGP and district collector. However, my security is not upgraded putting my life intentionally at risk. If I am killed BJP would be the happiest. This speaks volumes about their dubious intentions. All I have got to say is we will fight it out, “responded him.

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    Rohingya Camp Leader Murdered in Bangladesh

    11 hours ago

    The head majhi of block 11, Balukhali camp (2/2), Arif Ullah (35) was hacked to death by unknown assailants inside the camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh.

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    Ram Sene Chief Compares Gauri Lankesh’s Murder With Death of Dog

    1 day ago

    Sri Ram Sene (SRS) president Pramod Muthalik has courted a controversy by comparing slain journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh’s death to a dog’s death.

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    Process of Removing Chemical Leakage at Sterlite Plant Begins

    1 day ago

    The process of removing leakage in the sulfuric acid warehouse at the Sterlite Copper Smelter plant storage unit in Tamil Nadu’s Thoothukudi has begun.

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    Delhi Health Minister Hospitalised on Day 7 of Strike

    2 days ago

    Health Minister Satyendra Kumar Jain has been admitted to Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital after his health deteriorated during the ongoing ‘dharna’ at Raj Niwas on late Sunday night.

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    After Government Buildings, Parks, Dividers now UP Toll Plaza Painted Saffron

    2 days ago

    A toll plaza on the Muzaffarnagar-Saharanpur highway here was painted saffron on Sunday.

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    Smriti Mandhana to Become First Indian to Play in England’s Kia Super League

    4 days ago

    India Women’s Cricket team opener Smriti Mandhana will become the first Indian player to appear in Kia Super League – the women’s cricket super league in England.

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    San Francisco Elects First African-American Woman Mayor

    5 days ago

    San Francisco elected London Breed as its first African-American woman Mayor on Thursday.

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    9 Girls Arrested for Protesting Against CM in Madhya Pradesh

    5 days ago

    Nine girls were arrested for protesting against Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

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    Cops Seek Public’s Help in Identifying Bukhari Murder Suspects

    5 days ago

    The Jammu and Kashmir Police has released images of the men suspected to have killed veteran journalist and Rising Kashmir Editor Shujaat Bukhari on Thursday.

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