Newsreel Archives 2016

Newsreel: May 2016

May 26: A Report on Left Forum Presentation, New York

May 26: Chhattisgarh: PUCL Statement condemning police and state administration’s threat of criminal prosecution against fact-finding team

May 23: Kerala: Statements against the arrest of five activists under UAPA

May 20: No More Rohith shall be Murdered Again! – Pamphlet from Joint Action Committee for Social Justice, Mumbai

May 19: অন্ধকারাচ্ছন্ন ছত্তিশগড় – A Report on Chhattisgarh – APDR

May 19: Faridabad Majdoor Samachar, May 2016

May 19: Gladson Dungdung deplaned from flight to London – PUDR Statement

May 19: Magazine: Sangharshrat Mehnatkash, May-June 2016 issue

May 19: Discharge of Sadhvi Pragya and others in the Malegaon Blast Case – CDRO Press Release

May 12: Chhattisgarh: WSS press statement on recent incidents of rape, loot and violence

May 12: Kerala: PUDR Statement condemning police apathy in the case of rape of murder of Dalit law student

May 12: Patiala: Remembering Satnam Junglenama

May 11: Update from JNU: Resolution passed by Members of the Academic Council

May 08: NEFIS Statement condemning the brutal killings and repression in Tawang

May 05: West Bengal: APDR Statement on security personnel’s conduct during assembly elections

May 03: CPDR Condemns the Action against the Students by the JNU Authorities

Newsreel: April 2016

Apr 30: A tribute to our departed comrade Satnam – Buta Singh

Apr 29: State of Siege: Report on Encounters and Cases of Sexual Violence in Bijapur and Sukma Districts of Chhattisgarh – CDRO & WSS

Apr 29: Letter to PM from academics and activists on the drought situation

Apr 28: Continuing harassment of Dr. G.N. Saibaba – DUTA Statement and updates

Apr 28: Chhattisgarh: Statements condeming the termination of Sukma CJM – CPDR, IAPL

Apr 21: CDRO Statement: Kashmir – ‘More things change, more they remain the same’

Apr 19: Bela Bhatia on Bastar situation [Source: People’s Film Collective]

Apr 19: Orissa: Update from POSCO Pratirodh Sangram Samiti

Apr 19: APSC statement on IIT Madras administration’s attempt to restrict audience for seminar

Apr 17: JKCCS press release on Handwara sexual assault and killings

Apr 14: WSS Report on Singur visit

Apr 14: Speak up, Women! Question the “progressives” – Nisha Biswas

Apr 14: PUDR Statement demanding an end to manual scavenging

Apr 14: Press Statement by G N Saibaba

Apr 14: APSC Statement on fee hike at IITs

Apr 10: Odisha: Statement in solidarity with struggle of prisoners demanding conclusion of trials – Persecuted Prisoners Solidarity Committee

Apr 9: Nation is the new religion – Shatakshi Asthana

Apr 7: Andhra: HRF Press release on the killing of 2 adivasi farmers in Puttakota forest

Apr 6: Arrest of Naujwan Bharat Sabha Activists by Delhi Police

Apr 6: NEFIS Press Statement strongly condemning the beating of Muslim boys in Manipur

Apr 4: Statement on the release of Dr. G. N. Saibaba on bail – Committee for the Defence and Release of Dr GN Saibaba

Apr 4: Voices of emancipation to fight the continual surveillance in campus of Jamia Millia Islamia – Dhrupadi Ghosh

Apr 4: Odisha: A report on political prisoners’ struggle – Prashant Rahi

Apr 3: Petition to the Supreme Court of India: Bail for Professor GN Saibaba

Apr 3: Statement demanding immediate release of Deba Ranjan Sarangi

Apr 3: UoH: A Narration of Police brutality – Md Hasanujjaman

Apr 3: Challenges to Journalism in Bastar: A report by the Fact Finding Team of the Editors Guild of India

Newsreel: March 2016

Mar 27: Hyderabad: Students and faculty members detained after police assault on protesting HCU students – Press Release from Joint Action Committee, HCU

Mar 27: Bela Bhatia Threatened: Undeclared Emergency in Bastar – (Source: Sabrang)

Mar 26: On the arrest of Dr. Saibal Jana – Statement from Medico Friend Circle

Mar 25: PUDR Statement demanding to stop surveillance and harassment of Kashmiri students

Mar 24: A letter to Rohith – Dhrupadi Ghosh

Mar 24: Chhattisgarh PUCL statement on recent incidents

Mar 22: The lynch mob of Latehar – PUDR Statement

Mar 22: Delhi: On the programme in DU on Bhagat Singh – Vidhya Aiyar

Mar 20: Orissa: PUCL Statement condemning arrest of Debaranjan Sarangi

Mar 19: DUTA Resolution on SAR Geelani and the sedition law

Mar 19: JNU Row: Beyond the “seditious anti-nationalists” – Shatakshi Asthana

Mar 18: IWA-GB Statement in support of JNU and against the assaults of Hindutva fascist forces

Mar 18: HRF Press Release on the Bhadradri Thermal Power Plant public hearing

Mar 13: International Women’s Day – Nowruz

Mar 13: The story I never got to tell – Dilnaz Boga

Mar 12: Honda workers’ struggle – a short video report

Mar 12: मुजफ्फरनगर: प्रेस विज्ञप्ति – CPI (ML) New Democracy

Mar 12: इंकलाबी मजदूर केन्द्र का चौथा सम्मेलन संपन्न

Mar 11: Outsiders don’t exist, we create them – Aprameya Manthena

Mar 11: Make in India: carrots to the corporate—lathis to the Workers [Source: TNLabour]

Mar 9: CDRO fact-finding report on Chattisgarh repression

Mar 9: Chattisgarh: HRF Press Release on Bettamthogu “encounter” killings

Mar 7: Tamil Nadu: Report on “Makkal Adhikaram”, a special meeting against TASMAC – T.Venkat

Mar 6: CPDR Condemns the Open Threats to Kanhaiya Kumar and Demands Immediate Arrest of the Culprits

Mar 5: Report on the Ongoing Struggle and Repression at Honda Motorcycles & Scooters Factory Tapukara – Workers Solidarity Centre (Gurgaon-Bawal)

Mar 5: Union budget 2016-17: a brief note – Debarshi Das

Mar 4: NEFIS Statement protesting against the assault on Manipuri women in Mumbai

Mar 4: Bahujan Discourse Puts JNU In The Crosshairs – Pramod Ranjan [Source: Forwardpress]

Mar 4: Statements and updates on turmoil in JNU after ABVP attacks students’ gathering

Newsreel: February 2016

Feb 27: Rajasthan: Police crackdown on workers of Honda – Automobile Industry Contract Workers union

Feb 27: U.S. Palestinian, Muslim, Legal & Student Organizations in Solidarity with India

Feb 26: PUDR’s Open letter to the Chief Justice of India for immediate intervention into physical attacks and eviction drives against women activists by police and vigilante groups in Chhattisgarh – Additional facts

Feb 25: APDR press release on the condition of Soni Sori

Feb 25: Delhi: Open Letter to DUTA President regarding SOL teachers

Feb 24: Are we all nationalists ? – Saroj Giri

Feb 24: Press Release on Kunan-Poshpora Mass Rape and Unrest in JNU – Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons

Feb 23: Condemn the attack on brick field workers in Hasnabad – AKSSM

Feb 22: How not to #StandWithJNU – Mohammed Junaid

Feb 22: पीयूडीआर मांग करता है कि मुज़फ्फरनगर दंगों के गवाहों को न्यायालयों द्वारा तुरंत सुरक्षा दी जाए, और न्यायपूर्ण फैसले दिए जाएँ !

Feb 21: HRF Statement on the attack on Soni Sori in Chattisgarh

Feb 20: Alwar: Repression and struggle in Honda factory – Updates

Feb 19: They were here last night – Srirupa Bhattacharya

Feb 19: IAPL Statement condemning the harrassment of people’s lawyers in Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh

Feb 18: Chhattisgarh: JagLAG and Malini Subramaniam are both being evicted – Jagdalpur Legal Aid Group

Feb 16: Delhi: Death of a security guard

Feb 14: Faridabad Majdoor Samachar: February 2016

Feb 14: West Bengal: Report of Mass Mobilization against Displacement and Illegal Activity of Eastern Coalfields Limited – Sudipta and Sipra

Feb 14: Hum ladenge saathi – Paash (Avtar Singh Sandhu)

Feb 13: On Adivasis and Moolvasis facing trials in Jharkhand – Bagaicha

Feb 13: On Saibaba: A letter on denial of basic medical facilities in jail – Vasantha Kumari A S

Feb 11: रोहित वेमूला की आत्महत्या के लिए जिम्मेवार लोगो को कठोर सजा दो – दलित उत्पीड़न विरोधी समन्वय समिति

Feb 11: “We Demand Uniform and Universal Rations” – Paschim Banga Khet Majoor Samity

Feb 07: Often “talking” is more difficult than “fighting” – Pragatisheel Cement Shramik Sangh

Feb 07: Country-wide candlelight vigil against the fake encounter killing of Sanjit and Rabina in Manipur – NEFIS

Feb 07: Tamil Nadu: Report on the mysterious death of three girls of SVS medical college – Ambedkar-Periyar Study Circle

Feb 07: PUDR salutes Professor Randhir Singh

Feb 07: Targetting of Dalit Student at TISS by RSS supporters Hosting Talk by Rajiv Malhotra – Sonali Waghmare

Feb 07: Public Hearing held at Sundarban for the implementation of Forest Rights Act

Feb 06: The right to take a piss – Nayan Jyoti

Feb 04: The police must be held answerable for the Sangam Park riot – PUDR

Feb 04: Bi-Monthly Bulletin (November & December 2015) – CDRO

Feb 02: Preliminary report on riot in Sangam Park (North-West Delhi) – Krantikari Yuva Sangathan

Feb 02: Statement on the closed tea gardens of North Bengal – Cha Bagan Sangram Samiti

Feb 02: “Encounter” admission by Manipur police opens a can of worms – PUDR

Newsreel: January 2016

Jan 31: Remembering Ellen Meiksins Wood – Vivek Chibber

Jan 29: Statements in response to the death of Rohith Vemula

Jan 28: Richard Levins: The People’s Scientist – Pankaj Mehta (Source: Jacobin)

Jan 28: Delhi: NEFIS protest against fake encounter of Chongkham Sanjit by Manipur Police in 2009

Jan 27: 27 जनवरी को यूनाइटेड फ्रंट ऑफ एम सी डी इम्पलॉयीज़ के बैनर तले हड़ताल के स्वागत व समर्थन में – लोक शिक्षक मंच

Jan 27: छत्तीसगढ़ लोक स्वातंत्र्य संगठन को जगदलपुर में आम आदमी पार्टी के कार्यकर्ताओं का पुलिस थाने में रोके रखने की कड़ी निंदा करती है

Jan 26: Press releases condemning the new wave of State terror being unleashed on the people of Chhattisgarh – Updates

Jan 25: Delhi: KYSS Statement on harassment and detention of activist

Jan 19: Chhattisgarh: Press Release of CG PUCL on complaints of sexual violence during search operations

Jan 18: West Bengal: Report on violence in Malda – Jan Jagaran Shakti Sangathan

Jan 17: Hyderabad: On the Social Boycott of Five Dalit Research Scholars in Central University – Joint Action Committee for Social Justice (UoH)

Jan 11: Annihilation of caste and legacy of B.R. Ambedkar – a talk by Abhinav Sinha

Jan 11: ‘No one can kill the dream for democracy’ – a conversation with Sudhir Dhawale

Jan 10: Hug Campaign: A misfit in Kashmir – Mudasir Wani

Jan 9: झुग्गियों पर दिल्ली सरकार की दोहरी नीति – सुनील कुमार

Jan 9: Thousands join to honour Ghasiyaris – the struggling women of Uttarakhand

Jan 3: Statements on the order to send Dr. G.N. Saibaba back to prison