Journalist Organization condemn BJP leader’s statements on women journalists

  The Indian Women’s Press Corps, Press Club of India, Federation of Press Clubs in India and Press Association condemn in strongest terms the disparaging, derogatory and defamatory remarks made by Tamil Nadu BJP leader S.Ve. Shekar on the social media about women journalists. These regressive remarks reflect a certain conservative mindset and a deep-rooted patriarchal bias towards all women especially working women. Women journalists, … Continue reading Journalist Organization condemn BJP leader’s statements on women journalists

Must read: Human scavengers die in manhole

Jagan and Goundar contracted to perform manual scavenging work – despite it being banned – died of asphyxiation in a clogged 15-foot deep manhole on Khasbagh Road. Two garment factory workers Madhu, 21, and Muniraju, 23 who tried to save Jagan  and Goundar  also died.   Jagan, a native of Andhra Pradesh, and Goundar from Tamil Nadu were hired by  a Hyderabad-based contractor named Rao Constructions. They had been working … Continue reading Must read: Human scavengers die in manhole

एक और शहादत – कॅंवल भारती

इसमें सन्देह नहीं कि इलावरसन ने आत्महत्या नहीं की, बल्कि उसकी हत्या की गयी है। कोई भी व्यक्ति एटीएम से रुपये निकाल कर मोटरसाइकल से आत्महत्या करने नहीं जायेगा। वह आत्महत्या कर ही नहीं सकता था, क्योंकि उसने प्रेम किया था और दिव्या के साथ एक नया जीवन जीने के लिये संघर्ष किया था। चूॅंकि प्रेम जाति और धर्म के बन्धनों की परवाह नहीं करता … Continue reading एक और शहादत – कॅंवल भारती