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Date: September 25, Monday Time: 6.30 pm to 8 pm Venue: Goodluck Chowk, Deccan, Pune Dear All, All of you must have by now heard of the brutal lathicharge in BHU, Varanasi on the girls protesting the growing incidents of eve-teasing on the campus. We need to quickly organise a protest against this. There is no time to consult all of you, and so the Socialist Party (India), Lokayat and Abhivyakti together with and Stree MuktI Andolan Sampark Samiti are taking the initiative to organise....

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Padmavati
17 Nov 2017
Questions of historical inaccuracy and nationalism. Image Courtesy: Deccan Chronicle   Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s latest movie, Padmavati, has run into trouble weeks before its scheduled release on December 1, 2017. Shri Rajput Karni...
Sanjay Kak
17 Nov 2017
The filmmaker in conversation with Yogesh S In this interview with the Indian Cultural Forum, Sanjay Kak discusses the threat to freedom of expression in the undeclared state of emergency India is currently in and his book Witness,...
Toilets
16 Nov 2017
India, the world’s second-largest country by population, has the highest number of people (732 million) without access to toilets, according to a new report. “When I got pregnant, it was hard to walk to the field to defecate as the path was not...
US Congress
16 Nov 2017
Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN) introduced a House bill on Tuesday that seeks to prohibit the U.S. from funding the detention and prosecution of Palestinian children in the Israeli military court system. The legislation is said to be the first time a...
Sexual Harresment
16 Nov 2017
Instead of opening a conversation about workplace sexual harassment, the Italian debate has focused on shaming those who come forward.   Women protest against sexual violence in Paris in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal. Photo:...