PM Remained a Mute Spectator To a Large Human Rights Uprising

  The Supreme Court in a historic decision in Navtej Singh Johar v Union of India decriminalized LGBT lives by reading down Section 377. It has been argued that this judgment was long overdue and merely put the stamp of legality on a changed socio-political context in which criminalizing

Bhagat Singh: A Short Life Committed to Revolution

  Bhagat Singh is valorized for his martyrdom, and rightly so, but in the ensuing enthusiasm most of us forget, or consciously ignore his contributions as an intellectual and a thinker. He not only sacrificed his life, as many did before him and also after him, but he also had an idea of

Disbanding Congress- Why PM should stop twisting facts in his favour

Today on the 89th anniversary of Dandi March, PM Modi wrote a blog saying “The anti-thesis of Gandhian thought is Congress culture.” Gandhi, said the Prime Minister, had understood the Congress culture very well, “which is why he wanted the Congress disbanded, especially after

Aazadi Ka Farishta – Chandra Shekhar Azad

  “ मैं ऐसे धर्म को मानता हूं, जो स्वतंत्रता, समानता और भाईचारा सिखाता है “ Chandra Shekhar Azad was an exemplary firebrand revolutionary who fiercely yearned for independence for India. He was one of the bravest and awe-inspiring figures of Indian armed revolution. His actions were

Kasturba- The Gandhi who stood by Mahatma

  गाँधी से महात्मा के सफ़र में खड़ी रही कस्तूरबा साल था 1942 और भारत छोड़ो आन्दोलन के तहत महात्मा गाँधी बम्बई में जनसभा को संबोधित करने वाले थे. एक दिन पहले ब्रिटिश सरकार ने कांग्रेस के सारे बड़े नेताओं को गिरफ्तार कर लिया. बिरला हाउस में कांग्रेस सेवादल के बीच ये बात होने लगी […]

Sarojini Naidu: A Poet with Nation in Heart

As we celebrate 140th Birth Anniversary of the Nightingale of India, Sarojini Naidu, we remember the power of women. She was not only the First Indian woman president of Indian National Congress, She was also one of the members of Constitution Committee and first woman Governor of U.P, India,

Why is Gandhi imperative for Global Affairs?

  Gandhi has been a political philosopher who has been interpreted in various ways. He is someone who tried to learn and explore the best from East to West. What is remarkable about his ideas was that they had an answer for every problem from the local to the global. The mere reduction of

Remembering The Ideals On Which Constitution Was Framed

  Republic Day. The day the Indian constitution came in effect is celebrated as Republic Day on Jan 26th since 1950. All that stands between tyranny and fascism is the republic. In our struggles against Imperialism, caste, poverty, and our oppressors, the leaders of our freedom struggle

The Regiment of Liberty: Subhash Chandra Bose and His All Women Regiment

  देश को आज़ादी दिलाने में अत्‍यंत महत्‍वपूर्ण योगदान रखने वाले सुभाषचंद्र बोस की आज 122 वीं जयंती है. स्‍वतंत्रता संग्राम में उनकी भूमिका को कभी नहीं भुलाया जा सकता. 23 जनवरी 1897 को उड़ीसा के कटक में एक संपन्न बांग्ला परिवार में जन्मे सुभाष अपने देश के लिए हर हाल में आजादी चाहते थे. […]

Subhas Chandra Bose, Rani Jhansi Regiment and the Last War of Independence

  Subhas Chandra Bose’s birth anniversary is an opportune moment to recall his seminal contribution to Indian women’s struggle for gender equality. Popularly called Netaji (respected leader) Bose deserves credit for the radical role that he envisaged for Indian women with the formation of