According to last UNICEF estimate, more than 28 million children were involved in “Labour” in India. Even though child labour law prohibits children under the age of 14 from being employed in hazardous jobs, most among them work in such situations.
Kashmir Unrest; Sanghparivar and Savarna media partnership is what happens in Kerala
Saying terrorists have no religion, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said Muslim community should not be blamed for the alleged links of some with the IS.
A million deaths might be a statistic, but each one is a tragedy. Syed Shahriyar poignantly captures the agonising funeral of a civilian in the village of Shah-Gund in Kashmir.
While the Muslim responses to the question of nationalism have been one of the most contentious issues in making and remaking the image of a ‘Nationalist’ and ‘Anti-nationalist’ in post-colonial India, critical engagement with them has been missing in the lectures that were designed to critically reflect….
The two suspended faculty members of University of Hyderabad (UoH) on Tuesday launched an indefinite hunger strike protesting against their suspension by the varsity on the ground that they had been detained by police for more than 48 hours in March this year.
The hill-based tribal students’ organisations encompassing the federating units of the three students’ apex bodies laud the Manipur Tribal Forum Delhi (MTFD) leaders and protesters for their sacrifices and unflinching support in the effort to achieve the desired goal of the tribals, the union said.
Overall IMR in Gujarat is 36 (2013), slightly better than the national average of 40, but way behind Kerala’s 12. IMR among the tribal population of Gujarat, based on 2005 figures, is 86, much much worse than Kerala’s!
Dear Jisha, I never knew you, nor did you know me.
You were probably a “usual” student, pursuing your studies, dreaming of a better future for yourself and your country. You were probably someone like Rohith Vemula, who dreamed of stars and skies. I learnt that you were a Law student, but I regret to tell you that the Law of this country fails us miserably.
Social groups have asked for judicial enquiry into the gruesome rape and murder, even as police has not revealed the statements of Jisha’s close of kin including her mother and estranged father, Papu.