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Human Rights Activist Amit Singh Conferred the REX Karmaveer Global Fellowship

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Human rights researcher and activist Amit Singh has received the REX Karmaveer Global Fellowship and Karmaveer Chakra for his commendable work for the society. A report. According to a press release, he has received the fellowship on Sunday (Nov. 27), in Gurgaon, at the exclusive awards function, which is a part of “iCongo’s Rex Conclave, organised on Nov. 25, […]

First Anniversary of Different Truths: Felicitations and Team DT

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy has 35 years experience in various newsrooms. He was the Managing Editor of a reputed Gurgaon-based Citizen Journalist portal and has held senior positions in several publications. As Correspondent and Bureau Chief, he has written extensively for Associated Press, Times of India, Hindustan Times and multiple news outlets. He has contributed 13 chapters to various publications. Of these, seven chapters were published in two Coffee Table Books, published by the Times Group. He is a co-author of a novel, Rivers Run Back that he penned with Joyce Yarrow. The novel was launched at the American Centre, New Delhi, on January 2015. He lives in Allahabad.
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Different Truths completes one year at the strike of the midnight hour, in India. A year back, two Founders dared to dream. Soon it became a shared vision. Poets and writers joined and a wonderful journey began. DT has over 500 Citizen Journalists, as of today. It also has a large number of poets. On the occasion of […]

Diwali: The Brightest Dark Night

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy has 35 years experience in various newsrooms. He was the Managing Editor of a reputed Gurgaon-based Citizen Journalist portal and has held senior positions in several publications. As Correspondent and Bureau Chief, he has written extensively for Associated Press, Times of India, Hindustan Times and multiple news outlets. He has contributed 13 chapters to various publications. Of these, seven chapters were published in two Coffee Table Books, published by the Times Group. He is a co-author of a novel, Rivers Run Back that he penned with Joyce Yarrow. The novel was launched at the American Centre, New Delhi, on January 2015. He lives in Allahabad.
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In this curtain raiser, Arindam recounts some of the legends and folklore associated with the five-day Festival of Lights. He also gives a synopsis of the articles and poems of the special feature on Diwali, in Different Truths, which would appear this weekend, on Saturday and Sunday. Happy Diwali reading to illuminate our minds. The […]

Diwali Special Issue of Different Truths

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We, at Different Truths (DT), shall publish a Diwali Special on Oct 30, this year. We apologise for the late announcement. Caught up with several administrative works, we overlooked it. The fault is totally ours. We are sure that despite a slender deadline, our talented authors/contributors, columnists, poets, et al shall come up with brilliant entries. […]

Different Truths Holiday Notice

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We wish our patrons, readers, columnists, writers and poets Subha Vijaya Dashami, Navaratri / Navarathri and Happy Dussehra. We thank all the writers and poets for making the Durga Puja Special Feature. The offices of Different Truths (DT) shall remain closed on two days, Sunday and Monday (Oct 9 & 10, 2016). There shall be […]

Durga Puja: The Conflict and Contestations between Vidya and Avidya

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy has 35 years experience in various newsrooms. He was the Managing Editor of a reputed Gurgaon-based Citizen Journalist portal and has held senior positions in several publications. As Correspondent and Bureau Chief, he has written extensively for Associated Press, Times of India, Hindustan Times and multiple news outlets. He has contributed 13 chapters to various publications. Of these, seven chapters were published in two Coffee Table Books, published by the Times Group. He is a co-author of a novel, Rivers Run Back that he penned with Joyce Yarrow. The novel was launched at the American Centre, New Delhi, on January 2015. He lives in Allahabad.
Arindam Roy

In the curtain raiser on Durga Puja special feature, Arindam traces the genesis of the global celebrations of the Shakti puja. Shakti or Energy, is invoked during both the equinoxes. Durga is worshipped twice, during Basant or Vasant and Sharad, the Spring and the Autumn. The feminine principle, the life-giver, portrayed as Prakriti. Not to speak of the […]

Lenin Raghuvanshi gets the M.A. Thomas National Human Rights Award-2016

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Lenin Raghuvanshi a renowned human right activist has been decorated with several international and national awards. He will be conferred the prestigious MA Thomas National Human Rights Award – 2016, at Bangalore, in September this year. A report. Bangalore:  Lenin Raghuvanshi, a well-known social activist and human rights defender working among the most downtrodden and […]

Read Gour’s Antiquarium – Retrobrowsing every Monday in Different Truths

Neelum S. Gour

Neelum S. Gour

Neelum Saran Gour is a well known IndianEnglish fiction writer and academic. She has been an active book reviewer, critic, translator, humour columnist, creative writing guide and jury member in the award of national literary prizes. She works as Professor of English Literature at the University of Allahabad.
Neelum S. Gour

Readers of just three or four decades back might have been familiar with the terrific magazine culture of those times. The arrival of the latest issue of Life or The Illustrated Weekly of India or JS or Imprint lent instant zing to the pleasure-prospect of the days ahead. For the contents were devoured, discussed and leafed through […]

Special Issue of Different Truths on Human Rights and Legal Issues

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy has 35 years experience in various newsrooms. He was the Managing Editor of a reputed Gurgaon-based Citizen Journalist portal and has held senior positions in several publications. As Correspondent and Bureau Chief, he has written extensively for Associated Press, Times of India, Hindustan Times and multiple news outlets. He has contributed 13 chapters to various publications. Of these, seven chapters were published in two Coffee Table Books, published by the Times Group. He is a co-author of a novel, Rivers Run Back that he penned with Joyce Yarrow. The novel was launched at the American Centre, New Delhi, on January 2015. He lives in Allahabad.
Arindam Roy

We inched to the 500 plus posts, working diligently, in rain or shine. It has been an amazing story of what people can do. It’s about their aspirations and power. A journey that began a little over seven months back enriched us in many ways. We are what we are because of all our contributors. […]

42,500 People Flee per day: Let us Reach out and Resolve the Refugee Crises

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy has 35 years experience in various newsrooms. He was the Managing Editor of a reputed Gurgaon-based Citizen Journalist portal and has held senior positions in several publications. As Correspondent and Bureau Chief, he has written extensively for Associated Press, Times of India, Hindustan Times and multiple news outlets. He has contributed 13 chapters to various publications. Of these, seven chapters were published in two Coffee Table Books, published by the Times Group. He is a co-author of a novel, Rivers Run Back that he penned with Joyce Yarrow. The novel was launched at the American Centre, New Delhi, on January 2015. He lives in Allahabad.
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Arindam delves into a personal experience, growing up as a boy in a refugee family. The grim reality of the refugee problem stares us in the face. According to the UNHCR, there are 59.5 million forcibly displaced people around the world. Nearly 20 million of these people are refugees and 10 million are stateless. The crisis is […]

The Many Manifestations of Father

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy has 35 years experience in various newsrooms. He was the Managing Editor of a reputed Gurgaon-based Citizen Journalist portal and has held senior positions in several publications. As Correspondent and Bureau Chief, he has written extensively for Associated Press, Times of India, Hindustan Times and multiple news outlets. He has contributed 13 chapters to various publications. Of these, seven chapters were published in two Coffee Table Books, published by the Times Group. He is a co-author of a novel, Rivers Run Back that he penned with Joyce Yarrow. The novel was launched at the American Centre, New Delhi, on January 2015. He lives in Allahabad.
Arindam Roy

Arindam explores the various meanings and manifestations of fatherhood ahead of the Father’s Day. He presents a preview of the special feature on this occasion in Different Truths. Through seven pieces, by as many authors and poets, homage is paid to that person’s father. A wonderful mosaic of writings is offered to the readers. Often fathers are trapped […]

Elders Need Loving Care, not Isolation and Neglect

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy has 35 years experience in various newsrooms. He was the Managing Editor of a reputed Gurgaon-based Citizen Journalist portal and has held senior positions in several publications. As Correspondent and Bureau Chief, he has written extensively for Associated Press, Times of India, Hindustan Times and multiple news outlets. He has contributed 13 chapters to various publications. Of these, seven chapters were published in two Coffee Table Books, published by the Times Group. He is a co-author of a novel, Rivers Run Back that he penned with Joyce Yarrow. The novel was launched at the American Centre, New Delhi, on January 2015. He lives in Allahabad.
Arindam Roy

Elders have given us their all, every iota of their love and care. What do we give them in return, isolation, neglect and social ostracisation. Here’s a curtain raiser of the special feature in Different Truths on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD). In keeping with the avowed mission of Different Truths to sensitise the masses […]

Can Children Inherit an Exploitation-free World from us?

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy

Arindam Roy has 35 years experience in various newsrooms. He was the Managing Editor of a reputed Gurgaon-based Citizen Journalist portal and has held senior positions in several publications. As Correspondent and Bureau Chief, he has written extensively for Associated Press, Times of India, Hindustan Times and multiple news outlets. He has contributed 13 chapters to various publications. Of these, seven chapters were published in two Coffee Table Books, published by the Times Group. He is a co-author of a novel, Rivers Run Back that he penned with Joyce Yarrow. The novel was launched at the American Centre, New Delhi, on January 2015. He lives in Allahabad.
Arindam Roy

Let Children Smile in a deprivation-free, exploitation-free world. Let’s each of us ask ourselves what we can do for 168 million children worldwide to ensure that the do not sleep hungry, wake-up weary. Here’s Arindam’s curtain raiser on the Different Truths special feature on World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL). #WorldDayAgainstChildLabour2016  #WorldDayAgainstChildLabour  #WDACL #ILO Campaigns and signatures have […]

Dr. Lenin Raghuvanshi Received Honours in Germany

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It was a pleasant surprise when Dr. Lenin Raghuvanshi and two others were decorated with honours in Remschied, Germany. Here’s a report. Urkunde_DrLeninRaghuvanshi_EN_5-16-Druckversion.pdf There were three surprise honours that were conferred to Ruby Ray, Pandit Vikash Maharaj and Dr. Lenin Raghuvanshi, at city hall of Remschied, Germany, on occasion of the 50th anniversary of Indo-German Society, affiliate Remschied. The […]

Life on Earth is our Panacea: World Environment Day Special Feature from Different Truths

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‘Save Environment, Save Mankind’ is Different Truths’ call to one and all. It is the befitting mantra of the 21 st century. The flora and fauna – the life on our beautiful planet, Earth – is our panacea. Here’s a brief synopsis of Different Truths’ Special Feature on the eve of the World Environment Day. Different Truths (DT) […]

Eight Poems of Duska Vrhovac

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It’s a matter of great honour for Different Truths (DT) that one of the most important poets of Serbia, Duska Vrhovac, is being featured here, regularly, for eight days. Between May 25 and June 1, 2016, we will publish one poem of Duska, every day. Watch this space. Poet’s Intro: Duška Vrhovac, poet, writer, journalist […]

Break Silence, Give Voice to Bonded Labourers & Human Right Violations

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We, at Different Truths, are taking up the cause of millions of people in India and world over. These hapless people bear untold miseries in silence. Caught in debt traps, they become bonded labourers, where the man, his wife, and children, lead a life of penury in abject servitude. They face Human Rights violation, round the clock, endlessly. […]

Autism Awareness Month at Different Truths

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We, at Different Truths, committed to our social responsibility, wish to extend the Autism Awareness for a month, till May 1. A day is not enough, we feel, sensing the low awareness about it. We request all mothers, care givers, doctors and educationists, other than our esteemed authors and poets, to join hands with us and raise the […]

Different Truths: Media Partner of Youth Fest Avirbhav 2k16

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Different Truths (DT) is a little over four months young. Young at heart, the webzine is the media partner of Avirbhav 2k16. This is what its coordinator, Arya Akhil, posted in the Fest’s FB Page: Hello people, This post introduces to you a webzine named-‘ Different Truths’ who are also our online media partners for […]

Happy Republic Day India

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Wishing you all of our Indian friends and family a very Happy Republic Day from Different Truths. Pix from Net

QUICK HIGHLIGHT OF DIFFERENT TRUTHS

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Thanks, everyone: writers, readers, designers, web developers, SEO. You made the democratic news portal, Different Truths possible. No of days: 62 (inaugurated on Nov 24) Total views: 34,326 (7:34PM, IST) Best ever: 3,327 (Nov 25) Total Articles: 102 Total Comments: 120 Contributors (Writers): 50 Admin: 04 We, the Founders, Arindam Roy and Anumita Chatterjee Roy, thank […]

Happy 2016 from Different Truths

Anumita C. Roy

Anumita C. Roy

Anumita Chatterjee Roy is an artist at heart. She has an eye for the unusual. Her naturescapes make her the quintessential Romantic. She paints, is passionate about photography, creates word images in her verses and loves to write. She cooks delicacies and is a foodie. Born in India, she was brought up in several countries. These strengthened the global citizen in her. She now lives in the Columbus, Ohio, with her husband and two sons.
Anumita C. Roy

We see the breaking of the bank near us, but this silt would be carried by the waves of the river and build a new embankment on the other side. Similarly the passing year will carry memories and emotions into the new. It will weave new relationships, thoughts and moments, which would create a new […]

Dr Rupa Mehta, Different Truth’s Agony Aunt

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We are happy to announce that Dr Rupa Mehta has consented to be one of the Agony Aunts of Different Truths. She delivers therapy and other treatments to adult and adolescents with a wide range of emotional, behavioural, and adjustment problems: anxiety, stress, depression, and relationship, including sexual problems. You may send your queries, on sexuality and sex related issues […]

Welcome to DT

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Dear Friends, Let us introduce Different Truths (DT), a webzine, that isn’t another me-too. The debate on Truth is unending. Some say the scriptures are the ‘Final Word’, others disagree. Whose truth are we talking about? Is the powers that be, the last word of the high priest(ess)? Time and again, all revolutionaries challenged the […]