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Nov 17, 2017
Venkaiah Naidu says guns can never be successful in democracy, asks Naxals to be part of electoral processM Venkaiah Naidu appealed to adivasi communities to support and encourage people who bring change through democracy and not those who promote violence
Oct 29, 2017
Why the translation of vernacular literature in India into English is an act of solidarityThe translation of writings in vernacular languages into English brings voices of revolution and those of the subaltern to the privileged and the powerful — challenging them in their space.
Oct 21, 2017
Dandari-Ghusadi festival gives Telangana's Adivasis a chance to foster marital alliances, promote awarenessThe Dandari-Ghusadi festival of Telangana is a fine example of how forest-dwellers evolved rituals to keep themselves connected
Oct 11, 2017
Rahul Gandhi meets tribal students, skilled workers on last day of campaign in GujaratAt the end of his three-day visit to Gujarat, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi met tribal students and skilled workers in Godhara. Twitter@OfficeofRG
Sep 18, 2017
Narendra Modi inaugurates Sardar Sarovar Dam, calls it 'engineering miracle'; rebukes World Bank, activists for stalling workModi inaugurated the Sardar Sarovar Dam, saying no other project in the world has faced so many hurdles as this "engineering miracle"
Sep 14, 2017
Shinzo Abe visit: Palghar farmers protest against Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project, fear land acquisitionEven as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on Thursday launched the Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project
Aug 23, 2017
Swaraj at 70 Part 8: Politicising of human rights issues has pushed liberal discourse into corner, says Kalyani Menon-SenFirstpost spoke to Kalyani Menon-Sen about Swaraj, who has been a part of feminist struggles for human rights at the national and international level.
Aug 13, 2017
Seventy years after Independence, adivasis in the Nilgiris say they still haven't got their dueThe Nilgiris are home to seven primitive tribal groups — all of them with current populations not exceeding a few thousands
Aug 09, 2017
Mamata Banerjee launches 'BJP quit India' campaign, accuses Centre of 'subverting democracy'Mamata Banerjee accused the BJP government at Centre of subverting democracy and said the TMC will work with all opposition parties to oust the BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
Jul 09, 2017
Reservation in India: Ramdas Athawale has a point, let's not dismiss his suggestion out of handTwo recent events have brought up a subject the middle class does not like: Reservation. Union minister Ramdas Athawale has asked for reservation in cricket, saying that the Indian team has a poor record. If it were to include more communities, Athawale says, it could perform better. Before we look at the issue, let's look at the data. Is Athawale right in saying that India's national team loses more than it wins? The answer is: yes.