Here are 20 old words that perfectly §describe so many things
So the next time you see Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurate yet another programme for the national media claiming another transgender friendly move, please dare to stop. Dare to not publish. Nothing of the sort is happening over here. The CM and the state are drenched in the blood of transgender people. It is all a big lie.
Overall, the language of mainstream politics is so exclusive that it can hardly afford any independent pronouncement or protestation from the margins of establishments. Its very grammar is formulated for the purpose of invisiblising the victim, silencing their voices, and demanding their inactivity in advance.
An initiative which could possibly turn out to be the first of its kind to happen in the city, a group of youngsters in ‘Pulleys’…
Why the BJP vote share is abnormally high? How is it that had Congress got 3,000 more votes in 16 seats where it lost by a margin less than 3000, it would have, while still at a vote share of 41.4% roughly, and 8% behind BJP, got 93 seats! And form the Govt!
Mohammad Rafi’s evergreen ‘Oh duniya ke rakhwale’ is the first song in this initiative that Prashantt has sung and performed to. This eternal song was composed by the great Naushad and penned by the equally great Shakeel Badayuni. December 24 marks the 93rd birth anniversary of Rafi , the greatest singer of all times.
Palestinians call her a hero, for fearlessly standing up to those who enforce the Israeli occupation of their land and those who terrorize her village while Israelis call her ‘ Dangerous girl’.
We Dalit-Bahujan-Adivasis together form the most substantial numerical majority in India, of 68% of its population. The onus is on us to build the formidable political force which would defeat these fascist forces and reclaim the Republic. Whether elections alone can accomplish this, I will not state now.
On Sunday, Transgender activists from across the country gathered at Sansad Marg in New Delhi to protest against the Transgender Persons (Protection Of Rights) Bill 2016, which is up for discussion in the winter session of the parliament. Transgenders claim the Bill has “draconian, violative and regressive provisions”.
Rahul Gandhi officially took charge as Congress president in a ceremony at the party’s headquarters in New Delhi. At a ceremony held on the lawns of the party’s 24 Akbar Road headquarters in Delhi, the 47-year-old accepted a certificate for his promotion, watched by Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh on the stage.