University panel opposes Modi’s honour to VC Apparao

The Joint Action Committee (JAC) for Social Justice of the University of Hyderabad on Tuesday vehemently opposed the honour bestowed on university vice chancellor Podile Apparao by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Indian National Science Congress held in Tirupati. Professor Podile is one of the suspects in the suicide case of research scholar Rohith Vemula, booked under the SC/ST Atrocities Act. Rohith was reportedly … Continue reading University panel opposes Modi’s honour to VC Apparao

I don’t know why everyone is asking me to imagine the trauma of Najeeb’s mother and sister. I am Hindu, an upper caste to boot- Deepak Venkatesha

I don’t know why everyone is asking me to imagine the trauma of Najeeb’s mother and sister. I am a majority of the religion Hindu, a upper caste to boot. Why should I imagine their trauma. Arre they are Muslims yaar and they are the minority. They have always stayed in Ghettos. I don’t care that we put them in there the first place. I … Continue reading I don’t know why everyone is asking me to imagine the trauma of Najeeb’s mother and sister. I am Hindu, an upper caste to boot- Deepak Venkatesha

भारत में आज़ाद ख़्वाहिशों की एक ख़ूबसूरत सुबह – Dilip Mandal

भारत में आज़ाद ख़्वाहिशों की एक ख़ूबसूरत सुबह। ऊना, गुजरात से आई कुछ प्यारी तस्वीरें। एक से बढ़कर एक। स्वतंत्रता दिवस की शुभकामनाएँ।   भारतीय आवाम की यह चट्टानी एकता क़ायम रही तो यूपी चुनाव यानी मार्च 2017 के बाद संघी किसी पर हमला करने के क़ाबिल नहीं रहेंगे। बीजेपी में राजनाथ बनाम मोदी बनाम गडकरी बनाम शाह चलेगा अगले लोकसभा चुनाव तक। सरकार 2019 … Continue reading भारत में आज़ाद ख़्वाहिशों की एक ख़ूबसूरत सुबह – Dilip Mandal

Hansal Mehta presents : Reach For The Stars – Rohith Vemula’s Last Words

  Rohith Vemula’s last words. An important document of our times. The first in a series of monologues. We are currently in a time where showcasing myself as a filmmaker is irrelevant. The freedoms and rights guaranteed by our constitution are being taken away from us by polarising forces. Rohith’s letters express the anguish of a nation at the threshold of revolt against these forces. … Continue reading Hansal Mehta presents : Reach For The Stars – Rohith Vemula’s Last Words