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Tuktuki Mandal and the BJP's polarisation campaign in Bengal

Image courtesy: Saddahaq.com

Tuktuki Mandal, a teenage girl from Magrahat in West Bengal has become the latest symbol of the right wing hypocrisy and the extent of shamelessness to which the BJP can go to for polarisation on religious lines before 2016 Assembly elections. 683 more words


The Exile.

Harshajith Harindran, IInd B.A Programme

(In the month of May, thousands of Rohingya Muslims fled from their homelands due to civil strife. When no country showed mercy to take them in, they stayed in the sea for weeks, without food or sanitation. 610 more words

Civil Strife

Lush Kashmir Feels A Political Chill -1986

STEVEN R. WEISMAN, Special to the New York Times. New York Times, Late Edition (East Coast) 08 June 1986: A.3.

The coldest winter in two decades has at last receded from the lakes and lush green gardens of the Kashmir Valley. 1,008 more words

UNDP: CHT Peace Accord execution sluggish

Seventeen years into its signing, 70% indigenous people in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) region are dissatisfied with the current status of the implementation of the 1997 Peace Accord. 27 more words


Quote on Violence By Arundhati Roy

Some writers like to boil down headlines of liberal newspaper into fiction, so they say there shouldn’t be communal riots, everybody should love each other, there shouldn’t be boundaries or fundamentalism.

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