Two upcoming elections are likely to tip the balance of power between China, India and the US
  • International
  • April 10, 2024

If both Trump and Modi ascend to power, India-US ties are likely to be stronger than ever.   By Chee Meng Tan, University of Nottingham   Two elections this year may shift the triangular balance of power between China, India and the US.   Indian prime minister Narenda Modi is expected to be returned to power […]

Why Israel Should Be Banned From the Paris Olympics
  • Palestine
  • April 9, 2024

If the IOC has excluded Russia from the games for actions contrary to the Olympic ethos of peace, then consistency demands scrutiny of all participants.   By SOPHIA BROOKS Apr 09, 2024   An ancient adage states, “To kill is to invite punishment, except when done en masse.” Despite the passage of over half a […]

বাংলার “সংসদীয়” রাজনীতি মানেই দুর্নীতি, “বাংলার রাজনীতি” নয়
  • Commentary
  • April 9, 2024

এ ভারতে বিগত ১০ বছরে শুধু সংসদ প্রধান রাজনীতি-অর্থনীতি, কর্পোরেট প্রধান সমাজ-সংস্কৃতি মানেই দুর্নীতি। এবং পুরো ব্যবস্থাটাই, একে অন্যের সঙ্গে জাপটে-জুপটে, লেপ্টে-লুপ্টে, নোংরা কাদা মাখামাখি এমনই “শুয়োরের খোঁয়ার” হয়ে আছে যে, সে বিষয়ে “চোরের মায়ের বড় গলা” শুনতে যাওয়া, অংশগ্রহণ করা, উপস্থিত থাকা, হাত তুলে হলেও “বাংলার দুর্নীতিতে ঘোর বিচলিত” হওয়া আসলে এই দুর্নীতির রাজনীতিকে […]

‘End This War Crime’: HRW Says Israel Is Starving Children to Death in Gaza
  • Palestine
  • April 9, 2024

“The Israeli government’s use of starvation as a weapon of war has proven deadly for children in Gaza.”   By Jake Johnson Apr 09, 2024   The Israeli government is starving children to death in the Gaza Strip with its deliberate and systematic obstruction of food aid, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Tuesday, citing firsthand accounts from doctors […]

“Workers’ Rights Manifesto” – 2024
  • Election 2024
  • April 8, 2024

The suggestions and demands given in this ‘Workers’ Rights Manifesto’ have emerged from the discussions held over the past few months with many organisations and worker groups in their work areas.   Groundxero | April 8, 2024   The preamble of our constitution mentions the values of justice, liberty, equality, fraternity, dignity, secularism and socialism. These […]

SKM demands SC monitored SIT to probe Electoral Bond Scam
  • Farmers' Movement
  • April 8, 2024

The SKM has appealed to the farmers to campaign among the people for Supreme Court monitored SIT to probe Electoral Bond Scam, and demand prosecution of PM Modi, key cabinet members and BJP leadership.   Groundxero | April 8, 2024   The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) in a press release said that the revelations after the […]