Author: Different Truths News Service

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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Week-Long Campaign to Curb Child Marriage

Reading Time: 3 minutesTo build awareness against child marriage and address the issue in a holistic manner, Jawhar Jyoti Bal Vikas Kendra (JJBVK), a grassroots level organisation supported by CRY-Child Rights and You, announces the launch of a week-long mass awareness campaign in Samastipur district in Bihar. A report, for Different Truths. Despite a decline in under-age marriage among young girls […]

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AIKMS hails Maharashtra Farmers Protest from Nasik to Mumbai: Expresses Solidarity and Support

Reading Time: 2 minutesMore than 18000 peasants are committing suicides in the country every year due to the high cost of inputs and low prices of crops. Peasant debts have grown 55% during first three years of Modi rule. Here’s a report, for Different Truths. Farmers led by AIKS have launched a massive pad yatra of 173 km from Nasik […]

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Protest against Oppression on the Martyrdom of Chandra Shekhar Azad

Reading Time: 2 minutesGlowing tributes were paid to Chandra Shekhar Azad on his 87th martyrdom anniversary. Protests were also voiced against imperialist and fascist forces. Here’s a report, for Different Truths. Naujavan Bharat Sabha (NBS) observed the 87th martyrdom anniversary of the nationalist revolutionary, Chandra Shekhar Azad on Tuesday (Feb 27) by holding a seminar on rising unemployment and […]

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Chauri Chaura Anniversary; Release Bhim Army Chief, Chandrashekhar

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe 95th anniversary of Chauri Chaura incident, February 4, 1922, shall be observed tomorrow by CPI(ML) New Democracy at Ghoorpur, on Sunday, with a huge public meeting by paying homage to the martyrdom of three peasant leaders who were killed during the protest against the sale of British goods in Indian markets. Here’s a report, […]

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Fight Corruption in Judiciary, Fight Fascist Attacks of Modi Government

Reading Time: 4 minutesJustices J. Chalemeswar, Joseph Kurien, Ranjan Gogoi and M.B. Lokur addressed a press conference saying they had been forced to come before the nation in a step they themselves described as an extraordinary event and one unprecedented in the history of India. They have asserted that they are speaking because the administration of the Supreme […]

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The Struggles of People and not Courts of Law can Give Relief from Government Corruption

Reading Time: 3 minutesJudge O.P. Saini blamed the prosecution of being directionless and diffident in the 2G Scam case. He observed that the prosecutors were not willing to pursue even the pleas made before the Court, witnesses contradicted in their testimonies. Here’s a report for Different Truths. A mass meeting held yesterday at Ghoorpur, Allahabad discussed the acquittal […]

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Crime against Children sees 11% Increase in a Year: Kidnap and Rape at the Top

Reading Time: 3 minutesCrime against children in India has increased by a sharp 11% between 2015 and 2016, as freshly released NCRB data suggests. Looking at the concentration of reported incidents across the states, more than 50% of crimes against children have been recorded in just five states, namely Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi UT and West […]

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