Narendra Modi
“Raids on Indian rights group smack of political vendetta”

The organization, Lawyers Collective, has been critical of the right-wing government of Bharatiya Janata Party and has been in the forefront of human rights advocacy in India

Protest against Indian Railways privatization move AICCTY IREF Railway workers’ union protest against Indian government’s privatization move

The Narendra Modi led far-right wing government in India has recently announced it’s “100 days Action Plan” to bring in private players in Indian railways

Mike Pompeo’s India visit: What’s on the agenda?

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to Delhi will see the US try to resolve certain outstanding issues with India in its favor and bring the latter back to its fold

Left parties in India slam government for bowing to the US by welcoming Pompeo

“Any capitulation to the United States, at the cost of sovereignty and self-respect of India, is unacceptable”

India pro-Israel vote in UN: a sign of the times

India’s vote in favour of Israel’s resolution against a Palestinian NGO is in tune with its recent proximity to Israel

1 year of Bhima Koregaon arrests: India’s repressive state unmasked

One year has passed since 5 activists and human rights defenders were arrested in India on trumped up charges in what was largely seen as a crackdown on dissent

Workers at Hyundai plant in India win dues after 12-year legal battle

After a 12-year-legal battle, 51 workers whose salaries had been cut for a 90-minute strike, were awarded the wages back with interest by a labor court in the India State of Tamil Nadu

The global shift to the right

No matter how successful the right may be in the short-run in mobilizing people around a divisive agenda, it is incapable of leading them out of the current economic crisis. It is only the left that can provide a way out.

CPIM Tripura office vandalised As Modi’s second term begins, violence against minorities, left activists continue

With the announcement of election results, various reports of BJP members inciting violence against minority groups and members of left parties have come to light.

Indian elections 2019 How did India vote and why

We look at the voting patterns and the reasons behind the increasing rightward shift, despite the incumbent BJP failing to solve various working class issues during its first term in power.

As the far-right wins Indian elections, progressive forces vow to resist

The NDA alliance led by far-right party BJP achieved a landslide victory in the historic Indian parliamentary elections

The battle against the far-right: Indian Elections 2019

Peoples Dispatch takes a look the 2019 Indian election process, who are the major actors, the position of the left parties and what is at stake.

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