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Sikkim Govt Arrests Teachers for demanding Regularisation

Protesting Executive Members of the All Sikkim Adhoc Teachers Association are under police custody as an FIR has been lodged against them. Raju Chetri‘s report.     The teachers had earlier gone to the police station to lodge an FIR as they were being defamed on social media. One of the facebook accounts had described […]


#2018: The Year of Rising Joblessness

Narendra Modi in the run-up to the 2014 General Elections, had promised to generate “One crore jobs every year”. Nearly five years down the line, this has proved to be a Jumla (false promise). The tragedy of unemployment or joblessness continues unabated, complemented by a government that has no solution except to fiddle with data. […]


Wall Street’s historic fall revives memory of 2008 crash

The economic measures marked by return of protectionism, dismantling of social security network and the trade war with China to combat the stagnation in American domestic economy are more a sign of desperation for the Trump administration rather than rational economic steps to effectively revive the economy. Despite rhetoric and bravado, in reality, the American […]


কৃষকেরা আত্মহত্যা থেকে প্রত্যক্ষ প্রতিবাদের দিকে যাচ্ছেন: পি সাইনাথ

“‘নেশন ফর ফার্মার’ এর ভাবনাটা এরকম যে, সংসদে কমপক্ষে তিন সপ্তাহের একটা বিশেষ অধিবেশন প্রয়োজন কারণ তাদের অনেকগুলো বিষয়ে নজর দিতে হবে। অন্তত তিন দিন লাগবে স্বামীনাথন কমিশনের রিপোর্টের অনুপুঙ্খ আলোচনার জন্য। কয়েক দিন লাগবে সহায়ক মূল্য আর কৃষিঋণ মুকুবের বিল দুটো পাস করতে, কারণ অনেকগুলি রাজনৈতিক দল এতে সই করেছে এই বলে যে এই […]


14-day Campaign Yatra Against Unemployment, Casteism and Fascism

An intense campaign by young workers and students, demanding dignified employment, caste annihilation and protesting rising fascism traveled through the States of Rajasthan, Haryana and Delhi. A report by GroundXero.   Krantikari Naujawan Sabha (KNS), a leftist youth organization, took out a 14-day Padyatra named Yuva Sangarsh Abhiyan, across Rajasthan, Haryana and Delhi. The Yatra […]


PM’s rare speech on the Economy: A scrutiny of what was left unsaid

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while inaugurating the 3rd annual meeting of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank in Mumbai on June 26, gave a rare speech on the state of Indian economy in recent times. In an earlier post we presented a brief scrutiny of the PM’s recent claims about the economy, based on what he […]