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


Detention Camp
15 Jun 2019
In a shocking new development, as many as ten new detention centers could come up in Assam, if the government has its way. Hindustan Times quoted an unnamed top state government official familiar with the plans saying, “We are sending...
Attack on doctors
15 Jun 2019
While the assaults on doctors in Kolkata has led to a ‘nationwide’ agitation, let’s look at multiple incidents of assaults on doctors that did not result in outrage: Tripura, Punjab, Chhatisgarh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh Beginning with Bengal...
Sewer deaths
15 Jun 2019
Vadodara: Another tragedy with sanitation workers, unprotected by society and governments. Despite the enactment of the Manual Scavengers Act of 2013. In a tragic incident, reported by PTI,  seven persons, including four sanitation...
pa ranjith
15 Jun 2019
I do not have much understanding of films these days. I donot watch them but yes sometime I read about them. Indian cinema whether in Bambai or elsewhere has been dominated by the dominated caste groups and defended the existing caste supremacy and...
Bloomberg launches Clean-energy mission
15 Jun 2019
Mother Nature isn’t waiting on our political Calendar A unique campaign by the name Beyond Carbon launched by current UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Climate Action, Michael Bloomberg, aims to close every U.S. coal-fired power plant...