Safdar Hashmi Memorial Trust and Westland Publications invite you to the release of MEMORY IN THE AGE OF amnesia by Saeed Akhtar Mirza The author will be in conversation with Siddharth Varadarajan, Founding Editor, The Wire Seema Mustafa, Editor-in-Chief, The Citizen


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RSS claims that it opposed Emergency promulgated by Indira Gandhi heroically and suffered immensely for resisting Emergency 43 years ago. But there are dozens of contemporary narratives which decry this claim.   Image Courtesy: AP An...
Mohammad Arif
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Mr. Arif said that it could be an attempt to mount pressure on him since he has been conducting fact-finding into alleged cases of encounters in Mewat, spread across Nuh, Mathura, Alwar and Bharatpur. He said there could be a larger conspiracy to...
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Air India Bombing
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Ray of Hope is the memoir of Dr. Chandra Sankurathri whose wife Manjari, son Srikiran and daughter Sarada were aboard the ill-fated Air India Flight 182 that was bombed mid-air in June 1985, killing all 329 people aboard.   Canada: The...
Mahatma Gandhi
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Social struggle calls for true transformation, a trading in of old lives for new. Gandhi during the Salt March, March 1930. Credit: Yann via Wikimedia Commons. CC0 Public Domain. Once again I’m thinking back to the 16th of February 2003. By...