Active Citizenship not any angelic leader will save us- Rukmini Sen

In one of her interviews Teesta Setalvad told me that only active and alert citizenship will bring change in this country. Not leaders but people movements will transform India. Be it the Farmers against three bills, Indians against CAA+NRC , student’s struggle for scholarship these are all people’s movements.Yes the powerful will orchestrate riots. They will fabricate stories via media and show that universities are … Continue reading Active Citizenship not any angelic leader will save us- Rukmini Sen

The Story of the Modi Interview That Ended Abruptly

Senior journalist and TV anchor Karan Thapar talks about his famous interview with then Gujarat CM Narendra Modi in an interview with Siddharth Varadarajan. Click here to support The Wire: https://yt.orcsnet.com/#the-wire Continue reading The Story of the Modi Interview That Ended Abruptly

Gujarat Government moves HC to cancel Setalvad’s anticipatory bail application

Gujrat Government and Police move to curb Teesta Setalvad’s personal freedom through cancellation of ABA (anticipatory bail) granted in 2011, push for her incarceration. Matter in Gujarat High Court today. In a fresh affidavit filed before the Gujarat High Court, CJP secretary, Teesta Setalvad has filed a reply to the State of Gujarat’s affidavit seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail. In the reply Setalvad denies all … Continue reading Gujarat Government moves HC to cancel Setalvad’s anticipatory bail application

मनमोहन सिंह: गुजरात चुनावों में हार की आशंका से हर तरह के हथकंडे इस्तेमाल कर रहे हैं मोदी

    पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री मनमोहन सिंह ने कहा कि वह प्रधानमंत्री मोदी द्वारा इस आधारहीन मुद्दे को ओछी राजनीति के लिए जबरन तूल दिए जाने से काफी आहत महसूस कर रहे हैं। उन्होंने आरोप लगाया कि गुजरात चुनावों में हार के डर से वह इस तरह के बेबुनियाद आरोप लगा रहे हैं, चुनावों में हार की आशंका से प्रधानंत्री हर तरह के हथकंडे इस्तेमाल कर रहे … Continue reading मनमोहन सिंह: गुजरात चुनावों में हार की आशंका से हर तरह के हथकंडे इस्तेमाल कर रहे हैं मोदी

Kobad Ghandy acquitted of charges registered by the Patiala Police

Kobad Ghandy, Maoist political prisoner, was acquitted today by the court of Additional District and Sessions Judge Mohammad Gulzar in Patiala Punjab of all charges in the case registered against him by the Patiala police in 2010 for allegedly delivering anti-national speeches on the Punjabi University campus. Ghandy had been booked under the Sections 10, 13, 18 and 20 of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act … Continue reading Kobad Ghandy acquitted of charges registered by the Patiala Police

A new Dalit-Bahujan alliance emerges in Gujarat?

Alpesh Thakore, leader from the OBC Thakor community who has organised multiple OBC unity rallies attended by lakhs in Ahmedabad and has emerged as a strong bahujan leader extended support to Jignesh Mevani at a meeting organised by the Una Dalit Atyachar Ladat Samiti and the Rashtriya Dalit Adhikar Manch on 14.09.2016. He was welcomed with a portrait of Babasaheb, Savitibai Phule and Jotiba Phule. … Continue reading A new Dalit-Bahujan alliance emerges in Gujarat?

DEVELOPING STORY: Dalit Leader Jignesh Mewani detained by Gujarat Police

  #FreeJignesh #StandWithJignesh भारी दवाब के चलते जिग्नेश को रिहा किया गया है , लेकिन वह अपने घर में नजरबंद हैं. Not such a happy birth day for Prime Minister Modi. His great team has had to house arrest Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani.   Jignesh Mewani was detained by Gujarat Police last evening. Social Media and all mainstream parties raised a loud voice against such … Continue reading DEVELOPING STORY: Dalit Leader Jignesh Mewani detained by Gujarat Police