Overlooking adult decisions about their lives & Treating daughters as repositories of your “honour” – Zeba Imam

A horrific daylight murder on a busy roadside, a few days back continues to trouble me as I hope it does many others. I need to write this in an effort to ease my own rage and sadness. Ankit, the 23 year old, seems so full of youthful energy that it makes you wince at the thought that this young man is no more, every … Continue reading Overlooking adult decisions about their lives & Treating daughters as repositories of your “honour” – Zeba Imam

13 Maruti Union members given ‘Life Sentence’ for Struggling for Union Formation & Abolition of the Contract Worker System

23 March ko Chalo Manesar! March 19, 2017 “13 of our brothers have been given ‘life sentences’ – including 12 Maruti Suzuki Workers Union body members – on the baseless charge of ‘murder’ on 18 March afternoon by the Gurgaon Additional Sessions Court. 4 workers given 5 year sentences. 14 workers given 3 years, but have already spent 4 years in prison, so released. Of … Continue reading 13 Maruti Union members given ‘Life Sentence’ for Struggling for Union Formation & Abolition of the Contract Worker System

75-Yr-Old Dalit Kills Self in Bundelkhand Due to Starvation

Dalit Media Watch 75-Yr-Old Dalit Kills Self in Bundelkhand Due to Starvation – Out look http://www.outlookindia.com/newswire/story/75-yr-old-dalit-kills-self-in-bundelkhand-due-to-starvation/935904 Dalit farm worker’s death: NCSC team conducts inquiry – The hindu http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/dalit-farm-workers-death-ncsc-team-conducts-inquiry/article8443617.ece Girl Alleges Threat to Dalit Husband, Seeks Protection – The new Indian express http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Girl-Alleges-Threat-to-Dalit-Husband-Seeks-Protection/2016/04/07/article3367186.ece Former sarpanch booked for molesting dalit – The times of india http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/amritsar/Former-sarpanch-booked-for-molesting-dalit/articleshow/51720499.cms Panel orders probe into DU Dalit student’s complaint – The hindu … Continue reading 75-Yr-Old Dalit Kills Self in Bundelkhand Due to Starvation