Month: June 2020

Romila Thapar, Others Urge Uddhav Thackeray to Move Arrested Rights Activists Out of Jails

Five renowned public intellectuals – Romila Thapar, Prabhat Patnaik, Devaki Jain, Maja Daruwala and Satish Deshpande – have written to the chief minister of Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray, asking that the 11 rights activists who have been arrested in the Elgar…

Chhattisgarh Cops to Put up Posters of 34 Top Naxal Leaders at Public Places

Police in Bastar division of Chhattisgarh will put up posters of 34 most wanted Naxal leaders in village markets and other public places to elicit information and tip-offs leading to their arrest, an official said. As part of the initiative,…

The Working of the Neo-colonial Mind – K. Murali (Ajith)

“That the 1991 reforms marked a major watershed in India’s economic history is surely beyond argument. No waiting list for cars and scooters, no special license for securing foreign exchange for studying abroad, no gold smuggling and no more the…

Ten Thousand People Attend Meeting Organized By CPI Maoist In Chhattisgarh State.

In a show of strength, the Maoists held a programme in the core area of Bastar region in Chhattisgarh. A meeting of around 10,000 people was also held in the three-day programme. A discussion on successor of Rammana, the special…

45th Anniversary of Emergency: Contemporary Documents Prove RSS Leadership Kowtowed To Indira Gandhi

RSS is a Hindutva gurukul (university) which specializes in training cadres in speaking lies and manufacturing history. As a latest proof, we find on the 45th anniversary of the Emergency, an ideologue of RSS, Ram Madhav, a prominent graduate of…

Elgar Parishad: NIA wants to question Gautam Navlakha again

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has moved an application to once again obtain the custody of civil rights activist Gautam Navlakha who was arrested in the Elgar Parishad case after he surrendered at the agency’s Delhi office on April 14….

Chand Led CPN Demand That Nepali Youths Be Barred From Joining Gorkha Regiment

KATHMANDU, June 20: The outlawed Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) on Saturday demanded that the Nepali youths be barred from joining the Gorkha Regiment (Indian Army). Issuing a press statement, the Netra Bikram Chand-led outfit said that the recruitment of…

‘Move Him to a Hospital’: 14 MPs Write to Maharashtra CM, Express Concern over Varavara Rao’s Health

Expressing their “grave concern” over the health of 81-year-old poet Varavara Rao, who has been convicted in the Bhima Koregaon case, 14 Members of Parliament (MPs) have written to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on June 19, urging state authorities…

Unable to Speak in Hindi, Jharkhand Villagers Beaten up by CRPF on Suspicion of Supporting Maoists

New Delhi: Taking cognisance of the complaint filed by the Anjedbeda gram sabha in West Singhbhum (Chaibasa) district of Jharkhand, the local police has registered an FIR against unnamed CRPF personnel for beating up villagers. On Thursday, the gram sabha…

Encounter between BSF and Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Kanker

Bastar (Chhattisgarh) [India], June 18 (ANI): Following an IED blast, an encounter broke out between Naxals and Border Security Force (BSF) personnel in Kanker district on Thursday. However, no casualties have occurred on the side of the security personnel following…

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