Don’t vote for BJP: Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait in Nandigram

Rakesh Tikait, one of the faces of ongoing farmers’ agitation against Narendra Modi government’s new farm…

“Past few days have been beyond painful, yet I know that I am one of the privileged.” Disha Ravi’s statement full text

. I was lucky enough to have excellent pro bono legal assistance but what of all…

Rawalpindi’s cricket stadium renamed after Shoaib Akhtar

In a mark of tribute the Pakistan cricket authorities have renamed Rawalpindi’s KRL Stadium after the…

Tamil Nadu: DMK manifesto promises 75% jobs for locals, free tablets

The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Saturday released its manifesto ahead of the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections.

Shaheen Bagh; an interrupted future: Irfan Ahmad’s essay- Part II

The move to nationalize Shaheen Bagh in such terms, however, is contradictory. How can nationalism counter…

Former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha joins Trinamool Congress

Former Bharatiya Janata Party leader Yashwant Sinha has joined the Trinamool Congress ahead of the upcoming…

New report details indigenous struggle for land rights

Although the world’s indigenous peoples live in areas that contain around 80 per cent of the…