Millions of Kashmiris continue to suffer under the military lock-down imposed by the Indian government. The situation is particularly critical for patients, women and school-going children.
‘Thousands of workers dismissed earlier haven’t been re-appointed yet and in most cases, workers didn’t even receive their legal compensation,’ says workers’ organizer
One tribal activist was killed and many injured after security personnel deployed at Vedanta factory attacked the protesters.
Both India and Pakistan attempted cross-border air incursions into the airspace of the other, in the last two days, in the biggest escalation of tensions since the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks
Transfer orders and summary dismissals have become the standard response by companies to the workers organizing in India’s automobiles manufacturing hub at Tamil Nadu
Manual Scavenging is actually ‘progeny of caste violence’ in Indian society. In the past two years, at least one manual scavenger died every five days while cleaning sewers.
In the recent spree of violence in Kashmir, following the killing of six militants and a 14-year-old girl on November 26, the security forces partially blinded an infant girl.
The fact-finding mission found that the crimes include mass killings and rapes with a genocidal intent
The federation of mine workers has called for a ‘Black Day’ on September 23 in protest against the incident.
Protests were held last week in defence of Article 35 (A), which prevents outsiders from owning land and holding jobs
The two countries are key components of US strategy in the region that seeks to counter rising Chinese influence
With Nawaz Sharif returning to court arrest, and attempt to revitalize his party, the uncertainty has increased