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Indian agriculture in the age of liberalization

Indian agriculture in the age of liberalization

Several discussions are going on centering around Indian agriculture and its on-going crisis. Near about 180 farmer organizations across the country are marching and demonstrating on different demands of the peasants. Activists are debating to find out the primary demand…

Statements condemning the attack on Sudha Bharadwaj by Republic TV

Statements condemning the attack on Sudha Bharadwaj by Republic TV

PUCL Condemns Defamatory, Scurrilous Attack on Adv. Sudha Bharadwaj, National Secretary, PUCL by Republic TV - Demands Action from National Broadcasting Standards Authority of India and NHRC The PUCL strongly condemns the recent fabricated, malicious and motivated attacks against Advocate…

Preliminary fact-finding report into the incident of gang rape of adivasi women in Khunti

Preliminary fact-finding report into the incident of gang rape of adivasi women in Khunti

Following up on media reports of the gang rape of 5 adivasi women in Kochang, Araki block, Khunti district while holding street plays on anti-trafficking, WSS constituted a fact-finding team comprising women’s groups from different states and local activists from…

CDRO & WSS Press Release on fact-finding related to police firing and killing of Anti-Sterlite protesters

CDRO & WSS Press Release on fact-finding related to police firing and killing of Anti-Sterlite protesters

The Co-ordination of Democratic Rights Organization (CDRO) and Woman against Sexual Violence and State Repression (WSS) team, consisting of 17 members undertook a fact finding from 16.06.2018 to 18.06.2018 in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu regarding the firing and killing of Anti Sterlite…

IAPL statement condemning arrest of Advocate Vanchinathan

IAPL statement condemning arrest of Advocate Vanchinathan

The Indian Association of People’s lawyers (IAPL) condemns the arrest of Advocate Vanchinathan by the Chennai police in the early hours of Thursday, 21 June 2018. Following the brutal police crackdown in Tuticorin on people protesting against Sterlite Copper Smelter…

Statement on MSS ban and arrest of Bachha Singh

Statement on MSS ban and arrest of Bachha Singh

पिछले 31 मई की रात को मजदूर संगठन समिति (MSS) के महासचिव का० बच्चा सिंह, एवं केंद्रीय सचिव का० दीपक कुमार को बोकारो पुलिस ने चंदनकियारी थाने के अंतर्गत पर्वतपुर गांव से गिरफ्तार किया, और गैरकानूनी तरीके से 58 घंटे…

PUDR Condemns the arrest of Abhay Devdas Nayak

PUDR Condemns the arrest of Abhay Devdas Nayak

A 34-year-old 'techie' Abhay Devdas Nayak was abducted by the Chattisgarh police on 31 May 2018 from Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport and presented before the media on 12 June, as a "top Maoist propagandist." That he could be picked…