Views That Matter

“Ab Hamara Hindustan, Mulla Bhago Pakistan” is the slogan which is been raised by RSS Karyakartas in a Park in Shri Ram Colony, a Muslim Majority locality. The Sakha is been forcefully organized inspite of opposition of locals there. During the Sakha, in addition to raising provocative and...
Understandably, the retirees from the armed forces have been legitimately agitating for recognition and implementation of `One Rank One Pension’.  The demand has attracted support on principle by the entire political spectrum of the country.  We of the CPI(M) have also time and again reiterated our...
It is notable that 75 percent of the 18-25 years age group of young people voted “No” as they see no future in this rotten system  
The revelation by Rohini Salian, the Maharashtra government’s special public prosecutor in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blasts case, that she has been pressurised by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to go soft on the accused ever since the Modi government came to power brings into sharp focus the...
Tragic Death of PrafulBidwai: Fearless writer and journalist representing Left perspectives passes away
The Report of the Bibek Debroy Committee for restructuring of Indian Railways (IR) has predictably recommended dismembering of IR and its privatization in all but name, preferring to call it “liberalization” instead. 
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, not very expansive in his favours, however rarely goes abroad without industrialist Gautam Adani and the Ambani’s as part of his entourage. Adani, of course, is a clear favourite being the closest to what can pass as a ‘friend’ of the Prime Minister.
On 27 May 2015, Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar announced that the state Cabinet had decided to withdraw Section 3 of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) from the state. The act was in force in 24 police station areas and in partially in six police station areas.
Narendra Modi’s tenure of over a dozen years as Chief Minister of Gujarat provided enough indication of what his style would be if he became Prime Minister. His campaign speeches – in which he was fond of referring to himself in the third person – provided further confirmation that this was a man...
Unlike what Modi” cheerleaders would have the world believe, Modi’s orchestrated NRI shows in foreign lands do not reflect what the Indian people are thinking. The pro corporate, anti people policies of his Government and the increasing role of the RSS at all levels of governance are leading to...