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Dec 28, 2017
Triple talaq bill tabled in Lok Sabha: BJP, Congress jockey for position with eye on Karnataka Assembly electionDespite Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealing to all members of Parliament for a consensus on the triple talaq bill, the Opposition stuck to its stand of ‘conditional support’. The Congress rider came in the form of removal of the ‘criminality clause’ and referral of the Bill to the Standing Committee.
Dec 10, 2017
From discrediting intellectuals to incompetent appointments: All the ways Narendra Modi regime has changed IndiaOver the past few weeks, we've been seeing a range of articles on how Indian polity and society have changed since the demolition of the Babri Masjid. The Ram Janmabhoomi movement (along with the India-China War of 1962 and the Emergency milieu) was a crucial turning point in the political fortunes of the Hindu right. It is, however, important to point out what all has changed in terms of polity, state policy and social responses in India since the Modi government first came to power in 2014.
Nov 09, 2017
Demonetisation anniversary: Opposition observes ‘black day’, stages protests across IndiaOpposition parties on Wednesday called for street protests to mark the first anniversary of demonetisation, which they observed it as the day of protest
Nov 05, 2017
Amid changing nature of sex as an activity, debates over Raya Sarkar's list represent post-colonial binariesThe reactions against Raya Sarkar's list is fascist in their language, which ironically, is similar to the language of 'anti-national' used by the Hindu right
Oct 25, 2017
Left hits out at BJP over 8 November 'anti-black money day', says demonetisation ruined economyRidiculing the BJP's call to mark 8 November as the "anti-blackmoney day", CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday alleged that demonetisation helped the black money hoarders to turn their money "into white".
Oct 18, 2017
Amit Shah leads Jan Raksha Yatra in Kerala: BJP chief targets CPM over political violence in stateBJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday concluded the protest march against “Communist violence” in the state capital Thiruvananthapuram
Oct 17, 2017
Sitaram Yechury accuses BJP of triggering violence in Kerala, says saffron party will not win a single seatSitaram Yechury accused the RSS-BJP of triggering violence in Kerala, saying that if it continued to do so, saffron party would not win even a single seat in state
Oct 10, 2017
Congress, CPM, Trinamool cry cronyism, demand Amit Shah's resignation, attack Modi govt over Jay Shah controversyArray
Oct 09, 2017
CPM organises 'people's gathering' in parts of Kerala to highlight alleged attacks by BJP-RSSIn a bid to counter the BJP's Jana Raksha Yatra in Kerala, the ruling CPM Monday organised "people's gathering" in parts of the state to highlight alleged attacks on its cadres by activists of the saffron outfit
Oct 08, 2017
Amit Shah attends Delhi leg of Janaraksha Yatra, lashes out at CPM over political violence in KeralaBJP chief Amit Shah on Sunday said that "politics of violence" is in the nature of the communists as he lashed out at the CPM over the political violence in Kerala.