Archive for August, 2007

Tension prevailed in Gohana town of Haryana’s Sonepat district on Tuesday after a large number of Balmikis took to the streets and clashed with police to protest the murder of a youth belonging to their community. The Balmikis set ablaze a police check-post and damaged several Haryana Roadways buses at the Gohana bus stand last […]

Following is the peice wrote sometime back a letter was written by Atrcoitynews Columnist  to the author of the paper ‘ Mindfil Politics’. This question is still challenging  as “what’s that got to do with you and me and the situation that we find ourselves today?”. Imposing our views on others is not proper method and therefore we all […]

 Amarnath Tewary  from BBC reports from Dumka, Jharkhand  a sinscillating yet inspiring story of Mr Rajak and his Newspaper that keeps track of  caste atrocities & curruption in the region from last 21 years. This has been an incredible effort by any standards seeing the area rediculously dominated by rich & powerfull Landlords.  + Jharkhand: Gaurishankar Rajak is a […]

India celebrated its 60th Independence Day on 15th August 2007. This day marks a special remembrance in Indian life. It helps people from different walks of lifeto  retain in their heart inklings of freedom, freedom from hunger, freedom  from economic political and social ghosts. A contagion effect in all part of the world seen specially wherever […]

This article is brilliant piece of work by Mr C. P Bhambri published in todays`s  Economic Times . He contests that responsible governance is more important than stabile government sighting examples from progressive democracies like UK. It is quite pertinent to know Dr Ambedkar perspective on responsibility over stability. Indian scholars never paid heed to […]

 Anju Agnihotri Chaba, IndianExpress reports from Jalandhar…  A Group of Dalit families today alleged in a sangat darshan programme here that they have been living without electricity for the past one year despite having applied to the Des Raj of Nangal Karar Khan village alleged that five applicants of his village (all of them Scheduled […]

 Gurupreet Singh from PunjanNews line reports… FATEHGARH SAHIB: A woman belonging to Valmiki community(Dalit) and her two minor children were burnt alive in a devastating fire at village Hargana of Khamano sub division of district Fatehgarh Sahib.   According to information received, Kulwinder Kaur and her two children were alone in house when their house caught […]