नेहरू हर महीने नेताजी सुभाष की बेटी को आर्थिक मदद भेजते रहे, पर विज्ञापन नहीं किया!

प्रथम प्रधानमंत्री जवाहरलाल नेहरू ने ‘डिस्कवरी ऑफ़ इंडिया’ जैसी किताब लिखकर इतिहास को भले ही समृद्ध किया हो, लेकिन लोगों में इतिहास के प्रति दिलचस्पी तो मौजूदा प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने ही जगाई है। इसके लिए देश की नौजवान पीढ़ी को ख़ासतौर पर उनका आभारी होना चाहिए। वे अपने भाषणों में अगर यक़ीन से परे दावों की मुसलसल धार न छोड़ते तो लोग इतिहास के … Continue reading नेहरू हर महीने नेताजी सुभाष की बेटी को आर्थिक मदद भेजते रहे, पर विज्ञापन नहीं किया!

BHIMA KOREGAON RAIDS! प्रजातंत्र के सिपाहियों से कौन डर रहा है?

Abhisar Sharma asks- Why is Govt treating assassination plot of the PM so lightly? Will Dalit activists be treated as terrorists? Continue reading BHIMA KOREGAON RAIDS! प्रजातंत्र के सिपाहियों से कौन डर रहा है?

Gujarat 2002: Modi Supported the VHP during the Riots to get Hindu Votes, says Former Home Secretary

Gujarat Files: Anatomy of a Cover-Up is a racy political memoir by Rana Ayub. In it she reminisces about her undercover reporting in Modi’s Gujarat in this book. Rana Ayyub, formerly with Tehelka, posed as  ‘Maithili Tyagi’, a USA-born filmmaker and interviewed key figures in the state, including senior police officers. Tehelka’s first such sting by Ashish Khetan, Operation Kalank, has been used as valuable evidence … Continue reading Gujarat 2002: Modi Supported the VHP during the Riots to get Hindu Votes, says Former Home Secretary

P.M. Bhargava sends back Padma Bhushan award to President

Founder-director of Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) P.M. Bhargava has returned his Padma Bhushan to Presdient. This award has been very dear to me. My returning it to you, for whom I have much respect and admiration, is an expression of my concern at the currently prevailing socio-politico situation in the country, said Mr. Bhargava. Well-known scientist and founder-director of Centre for Cellular … Continue reading P.M. Bhargava sends back Padma Bhushan award to President

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प्रिय FTII Wisdom Tree के साथियों – मयंक सक्सेना

प्रिय FTII Wisdom Tree के साथियों, आपने अपनी हड़ताल खत्म कर दी है…कहा है कि आंदोलन जारी रहेगा…अच्छा किया है, मैं एक हद तक सहमत हूं…लेकिन एक सवाल है…जो मन में कौंध रहा है…सोचा कि सबसे साझा करूं… पिछले लगभग डेढ़ सौ दिनों में देश भर के लेखक-साहित्यकार-फिल्मकार ही नहीं…आम छात्र…क़ॉलेज-विश्वविद्यालय…और लोग… FTII Film Institute Pune के छात्रों के समर्थन में न केवल आए…बल्कि खुलकर … Continue reading प्रिय FTII Wisdom Tree के साथियों – मयंक सक्सेना

Assange: the untold story of an epic struggle for justice – John Pilger

The siege of Knightsbridge is both an emblem of gross injustice and a gruelling farce. For three years, a police cordon around the Ecuadorean embassy in London has served no purpose other than to flaunt the power of the state. It has cost £12 million. The quarry is an Australian charged with no crime, a refugee whose only security is the room given him by … Continue reading Assange: the untold story of an epic struggle for justice – John Pilger

The War on Democracy – John Pilger

‘The War On Democracy’ (2007) was John Pilger’s first for cinema. It explores the current and past relationship of Washington with Latin American countries such as Venezuela, Bolivia and Chile. Using archive footage sourced by Michael Moore’s archivist Carl Deal, the film shows how serial US intervention, overt and covert, has toppled a series of legitimate governments in the Latin American region since the 1950s. … Continue reading The War on Democracy – John Pilger