Safdar Hashmi Memorial Trust and Westland Publications invite you to the release of MEMORY IN THE AGE OF amnesia by Saeed Akhtar Mirza The author will be in conversation with Siddharth Varadarajan, Founding Editor, The Wire Seema Mustafa, Editor-in-Chief, The Citizen


Ravidas temple
17 Aug 2019
CPI(M) Polit Bureau Member, Brinda Karat has written to Hardeep Puri, Minister for Urban Development demanding that the demolished Guru Ravidas temple is rebuilt and the samadhis are restored in their original place. The full...
17 Aug 2019
Just a week after the amendments to the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Act, 2019 was notified giving the Central Government power unilateral to designate an individual as "terrorist", a Public Interest Litigation has been filed in the...
Pehlu Khan
16 Aug 2019
This is a question that Indian courts will have to answer. On the eve of India’s 73rd Independence Day, a travesty of a verdict blotted India’s jurisprudential landscape. Rejecting the weak links in the process of collection of evidence during...
TN School Children
16 Aug 2019
Systems will continue says the Minister in response to own circular prohibiting the practice: Education Minister’s U-turn on Casteist practice The Tamil Nadu School Education Minister K.A. Sengottaiyan said that the recent circular by his...
Sangeet Som
16 Aug 2019
The Uttar Pradesh Govt has decided to withdraw seven cases against a BJP MLA Sangeet Som. These cases include Muzaffarnagar riots cases. UP is ruled by a saffron-clad self-styled Sanyasi (monk) Yogi Adityanath. I call him Dhongi Adityanath...