Witness Account of the Trilokpuri Clashes on Saturday

    by A.M I with a colleague of mine reached East Delhi’s Trilokpuri by 12:00 am on Saturday. News about alleged clashes had reached us late on Friday night. We were told that the clashes had broken out at around 8:00 pm on Friday but no one was visibly injured. Bricks and empty beer bottles were hurled to and fro interspersed with occasional gunshots. … Continue reading Witness Account of the Trilokpuri Clashes on Saturday

Within months of coming to power, the BJP government has started it’s attack on India’s poor: Brinda Karat

  Catch CPI-M’s only Woman Polit Bureau Member, Brinda Karat in conversation with Teesta Setalvad in this week’s Communalism Combat’s Special Interview, only on  HILLELE TV and www.sabrang.com   27.10.2014 Barely has this government caught its breath that it has started an unrelenting attack on India’s poor said Brinda Karat, CPI-M’s only woman Polit Bureau member in a special interview with Teesta Setalvad, Communalism Combat. The targeted attack on … Continue reading Within months of coming to power, the BJP government has started it’s attack on India’s poor: Brinda Karat

Baba Adhav in conversation with Teesta Setalvad

Born Babasaheb Pandurang Adhav in 1930 in Pune, Baba, as he is known in every side-alley of Pune’s working class areas, is a child of the freedom struggle. After a maternal uncle took him to a Seva Dal meeting while he was still in school, Baba became a committed activist, involved in many of the country’s major political upheavals. In 1952, he joined a satyagraha … Continue reading Baba Adhav in conversation with Teesta Setalvad