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Ayodhya Seers Back Brij Bhushan, Demand POCSO Act Amendment

The seers have started mobilising support for the WFI chiefs Jan Chetna Maha Rally in Ayodhya on June 5.

31 May 2023 7:52 pm
Bombardment of Drone Attacks in Ukraine War, NATO's Military Exercise in Germany Will Increase Tension

In Padtal Duniya Bhar Ki, journalist Bhasha Singh spoke to Prabir Purkayastha, Editor in Chief of NewsClick, about the fear of increasing tension in the region due to the bombardment of drone attacks on the completion of 463 days of Ukraine war, Russia's occupation of Bakhmut and NATO's military exercise in Germany from June 12.

31 May 2023 7:48 pm
Chhattisgarh: 15 days of 'Contract Regularisation Rath Yatra' Completed, Government Accused of Making New Recruitments by Breaking Promises!

The employees warned the government that CM Baghel does not have much time, so if he does not take any steps towards regularisation soon, then his government is sure to fall.

31 May 2023 5:45 pm
West Bengal CITU to Launch Series of Protests Against Centre, State

CITU members will protest corruption and rising inflation and demand jobs.

31 May 2023 1:54 pm
Withdrawal of 2,000 Notes: Mistakes Repeated are Costly

The Reserve Bank of Indias (RBI) announcement of withdrawal from circulation of the 2,000 currency notes has caused much incredulity.

31 May 2023 8:00 am
Nicols Maduro Makes Historic Trip to Brazil for South American Presidents Summit

Maduro deemed the meeting a historic and transcendental event and an important step to reactivating comprehensive joint work between the two countries

30 May 2023 5:32 pm
Pics Show Marriages of Minor Daughters of Tamil Nadu Temple Priests

One of the photos shows the alleged marriage of the Chidambaram Nataraja Temple secretarys daughter to a priests son.

30 May 2023 2:52 pm
Todays Communalism is Worse Than Pre-Partition Times: MS Sathyu

The noted film-maker discusses IPTAs achievements and growing rifts in Indian society.

30 May 2023 12:43 pm
Manipur: Amid Hard Economic Issues, Demand for PDS Under Centre's Watch

If PDS is taken care of by the Centre fully, we will be assured of essential supplies for existence, ITLF secretary Muan Tombing said.

30 May 2023 8:00 am
Wrestlers' Agitation: Central Trade Unions, SKM to Observe Protests on June 1 Across Country

In a joint statement, the unions said that police action on May 28, 2023, was shocking in the extreme, patently undemocratic, high-handed, and obviously on the orders of the Central government.

29 May 2023 7:56 pm
Rakbar Lynching Case: 7 Years Jail Will Make no Difference, Sought Deterrent, Says Dairy Farmers Widow

In 2018, Rakbar Khan was killed by cow vigilantes on suspicion of cattle smuggling in Haryanas Alwar district. A court has sentenced the killers to only 7 years in jail.

29 May 2023 4:52 pm
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoan Secures Another Term Following Runoff Election

Erdoan secured 52.16% of votes in the May 28 run-off against opposition candidate Kemal Kldarolu who won 47.84% votes, as per an unofficial media tally. The incumbent presidents Peoples Alliance secured a majority in parliament in the May 14 polls

29 May 2023 3:26 pm
Arunachal Pradesh: Why the Chakma-Hajong Issue Needs Speedy Resolution

With Manipur on the boil, the state government needs to resolve the citizenship issue fast before the tricky situation goes out of hand.

29 May 2023 2:54 pm
WB: Jangal Mahal People Facing Food Scarcity; no MGNREGA Work, Earlier Wages yet to be Paid

Union rural development ministry has decided to withhold the MGNREGA funds for West Bengal for 2022-23 and 2023-24.

29 May 2023 1:56 pm
As Climate Change Threatens Mount Everest, 'Save Our Snow' Campaign Begins

The campaign encourages people to highlight climate impacts using the hashtag #SaveOurSnow

29 May 2023 1:54 pm
Yogis Promise Falls Flat, Sonbhadra Tribals Await Land Titles

Around 4,000 tribals in Sonbhadra are running from pillar to post for land to be transferred in their names despite receiving certificates.

29 May 2023 12:45 pm
South Africa Braces For Winter with Severe Power Outages

The countrys power provider cant keep up with demand. Some locals blame the government for not fixing this faster. But power mafias, corruption and theft of power makes this problem particularly complex.

29 May 2023 12:27 pm
Post-Bakhmut Scenario in Ukraine War

Ukraine paid a heavy price in blood in trying to hold onto Bakhmut, which came to be called a Meat Grinder.

29 May 2023 12:19 pm
Haryana: Thousands of Govt Employees and Workers Gather for 'Chetawani Rally'

Their main demands include the restoration of the Old Pension Scheme and the regularisation of contract workers.

28 May 2023 6:49 pm
New Parliament Building: Does the Modi Govt want Savarkar's Bharat?

The Modi government has deliberately associated a landmark of India's parliamentary and constitutional history with VD Savarkar with political intent.

28 May 2023 1:44 pm
60 years of Cuban International Medical Solidarity

The last week of May marks the 60th anniversary of the first Cuban medical brigade. Despite the blockade and smear attempts, Cuban nurses and doctors continue to stride towards Health for All.

28 May 2023 8:30 am
Why Separation of Exchange Rate Depreciation from Real Wages Makes for Flawed Analysis

is a sign of the hopelessness induced by the current capitalist crisis, that, notwithstanding the experience of the 1930s, voices are audible in the US today which seek a revival of the US economy through a depreciation of the dollar.

28 May 2023 8:00 am
Reigning in the Mounting Menace of Encounter Killings: Experts weigh in

As per data furnished by the Union Home Ministry in the Parliament last month, in the period between January 2017 and January 2022, 655 encounter deaths were reported across India.

27 May 2023 11:44 am
UP: State Employees Launch Protest Demanding Restoration of OPS, 'Rath Yatra' Underway

Thousands of government and semi-government employees took out 'Paidal March' (foot march) under the banner of All India State Government Employees Federation in the state capital, raising slogans along the way.

26 May 2023 6:51 pm
Abandon Plans for ITEP as it Takes Back Teachers to Colonial India, say Eminent Educators

They highlighted that school teachers need the independence and confidence that thorough academic and professional training can provide.

26 May 2023 4:56 pm
Navigating Complex Web of Labour Rights in the Gig Economy

Panelists including labour activists, workers, and legal experts discussed exploitative practices and fair labour standards in gig economies at an event organised by the Amazon India Workers Association.

26 May 2023 2:50 pm