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


domestic workers
20 Jun 2018
In a first, Paschimbanga Griha Paricharika Samit (PGPS-West Bengal Domestic Workers Society) obtained a trade union certificate from the state government earlier this week after applying for it in 2014. Image: The Hindu   Kolkata: In May...
Richa Singh
20 Jun 2018
The former Student Union President of Allahabad University was arrested for protesting against the Hindi exam paper leak along with several other Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) aspirants yesterday and accused of burning a public...
Arvind Kejriwal
20 Jun 2018
Mr. Kejriwal must be thanked for keeping alive the practice of informed political mobilisation in circumstances in which every two-bit greenhorn of a television anchor rattles off contempt for politics and democratic processes of legitimation and...
Prof Keshav Rao
20 Jun 2018
The Socialist Party (India) has lost its three stalwarts - Bhai Vaidya, Justice Rajindar Sachar and now Prof. Jadhav – within the last three months. The demise of Prof. Jadhav is indeed a big loss to the socialist movement in general and to the...
Gau Rakshak
20 Jun 2018
Some local sources said that both the victims were shooing away a cow a calf that had entered their field when someone spread the rumour of people smuggling cows from farmlands for cow slaughter. A mob armed with lathis gathered at the spot. The...