Author: Different Truths News Service

Status of Childescents in India Worrying, says CRY Report

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe report coming out on the World Population Day, last week, highlights that there are nearly a 100million childescents between 15 and 18 years in India, and this huge population remains largely invisible as children and hence, under-addressed. A report, for Different Truths.    Highlighting the continuum of childhood and emphasising that the age-group within 15 to […]

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One More Child in School is One Less Child Labourer

Reading Time: 4 minutesThough shocking, almost 73% of the 33 million working children in India in the age group of 5-18 years do not go to school, as the Census 2011 data suggests. Going by absolute numbers, out of 359 million children in the same age-group, close to 33 million children are working, out of which 24 million […]

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AIKSCC Leaders Meet President of India to Press for Special Session of Parliament

Reading Time: 3 minutesAIKSCC leaders met the President of India on Saturday (May 28), presented to him the two bills prepared by the farmers of the country and requested him to call for a special session of the Parliament to discuss the agrarian crisis and pass these bills. A report, for Different Truths. All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination […]

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174 Children Go Missing in India Every Day, Half of Them Remain Untraced

Reading Time: 5 minutesThe data released by MHA suggests that more than half of all missing children in the country are concentrated in just five states, namely West Bengal, Delhi UT, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, and Bihar. West Bengal tops the list with accounting for a whopping 15.13% of all missing children in the country in 2016, while Delhi […]

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Dalits Uprooted: Houses Burnt Forcibly by SDM Karchana

Reading Time: 2 minutesSDM Karchana Kuldev Singh clandestinely uprooted and broke into the hutments with JCB machines and set fire to the 40-year-old houses of 19 Dalit landless labourers in Kaundhiyara yesterday. AIKMS Allahabad President, Comrade Ram Kailash tried to reason with the SDM, explaining to him the facts, but he refused to listen to reason. A report, […]

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Marxism is Scientifically Sound, Communist Revolutions only Road to Change

Reading Time: 2 minutesSpeaking on the occasion of the 200th birth anniversary of Karl Marx in a seminar on ‘Scientific Socialism and Challenges today’ at Chak Simra, Ghoorpur, on Saturday (May 5) UP Secretary of CPI(ML) ND, Ashish Mital said Marxist theory of social change through class struggle stands completely proven today with 73% of India’s income being […]

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May Day Celebrations in Trans-Yamuna Area of Allahabad

Reading Time: 2 minutesOn the occasion of the 132nd anniversary of May Day and in the 200th birth anniversary year of Karl Marx workers across the rural belt in trans-Yamuna paid homage to Marx and pledged to intensify struggles for their rights, stated a media release. Meetings were held in several villages including Jamaurha (Ganne), Ramna, Hadhi in […]

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Thousands attend 127th Birth Anniversary Meet of Ambedkar, Demand Withdrawal of SC decision and Cases

Reading Time: 3 minutesOn April 2 upper caste chauvinist character of government machinery was in full display when demonstrators were lathi-charged and tear gassed, fired upon and killed, arrested and tortured in custody. But no action has been taken against these illegal acts of the officials. The government is terrorising people who dare to protest caste atrocities and […]

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Elixir, a Voyage of the Mind: Bestseller and a Critically Acclaimed Novel

Reading Time: 11 minutesWhere does our mind go, when we fall asleep? Can dreams weave a layer of parallel existence? Can there be another reality beyond all that we touch, see or feel? It is a normal day for Manisha. She wakes up from sleep and goes to work. On her way back home, she walks into a coffee […]

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The Launch of Dilliwali: Celebrating the Woman of Delhi through an Anthology in English, Hindi, and Urdu Poems

Reading Time: 3 minutesThis anthology, Dilliwali, is remarkably distinctive as it contains poems written not just about women but about the women of Delhi. Who is a Dilliwali, what are her thoughts, who does she perceive herself to be, what defines her, what are her strengths, hopes, and aspirations, what do others perceive her as – these are […]

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