Teesta Setalvad, a journalist, educationist and activist-academic is co-editor, Communalism Combat and Director, KHOJ, India's Education for a Plural India Programme apart from being Secretary, Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP), India
Ninety Seven Years Ago, one of the bloodiest actions of British Rule was the calculated massacre of close to 2,000 innocent Hindus, Sikhs and Muslims at the Jallianwala Bagh. The firing was ordered by an officer of the British colonial power, General Dyer. While the official figure for lives lost was 1,526 the actual figure was reportedly much higher
Journalist Siddique Kappan’s release after 28 months in a UP jail, where a black hole with opaque procedures affected release
After 28 months and a demanding fight, I am out’: Journalist Siddique Kappan walks out of UP jail head held high
First published on: 28 Jul 2016The murder of Mahatma Gandhi, or more dramatically put, the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi was the first act of...