High-flying French leftwinger quits over domestic violence

Quatennens announced he was resigning as a coordinator for the LFI as he admitted that one year ago he had hit his wife, with whom he is in the process of divorcing, during an argument. 

published on : 19th September 2022

Activists ask Congress to make its stand clear on Thoothukudi police firing

Members of various agitation movements against thermal power plants, eight-lane green corridor roadway and hydrocarbon projects met Rahul Gandhi.

published on : 10th September 2022

DMK to celebrate Dravidian month

As part of the celebration, the wing has planned to conduct a Dravidian walkathon through landmarks such as the Robinson park, where the DMK was launched, and other significant places. 

published on : 6th September 2022

Indian government slams Wikipedia for false info on cricketer Arshdeep Singh's page

After he dropped a crucial catch in a match, information on his Wikipedia page was changed to link him to the separatist Khalistani movement.

published on : 5th September 2022

Writing new chapters; opening new libraries in each village in the country

For over two years, they have never failed to visit the nearest village on a Sunday, persuading its elders and youth to move forward to set up a library.

published on : 4th September 2022

ONGC clarifies on Cauvery shale gas operation in Tamil Nadu

The statement from Anti Methane Project Movement came at a time when there were reports of agitations against movement of ONGC equipment in Tiruvarur district.

published on : 4th September 2022

Corporation releases new song to promote source segregation in Chennai

As part of the movement, awareness is created in schools and colleges on the segregation of waste and the students take a pledge.

published on : 4th September 2022

Author Barbara Ehrenreich, a proponent of liberal causes from unions to abortion rights, dies  

The birth of her daughter Rosa inspired her to become a feminist, she later explained, because she was appalled at the hospital’s treatment of patients. 

published on : 3rd September 2022

Once a nursery of progressive movements, Shivamogga now a communal cauldron

According to the police, Shivamogga has seen three communal clashes in eight months. 

published on : 27th August 2022

Climate initiative centers on Black Americans

The Black Hive leaders say they plan to offer resources, data and technology, communications and disaster response support to local communities and Black-led organizations. 

published on : 25th August 2022

Karuppiah is peddling across country, spreading Gandhi’s wisdom   

In 2000, Karuppiah’s eight-year cycling expedition got a companion, his wife Chitra, whom he met on a matrimonial site and got married the same year.

published on : 21st August 2022

Steeped in history: Bollarum police station held Gandhi in 1942

Apart from holding Gandhi, the police station was critical in Operation Polo by the Indian Armed Forces in September 1948.

published on : 15th August 2022

Ranipet and the Quit India Movement

KK Rajaraman, son of freedom fighter KR Kalyanaraman Iyer, writes about the selfless acts of revered leaders in the freedom movement in Tamil Nadu

published on : 15th August 2022

A freedom story: College dropout to Madurai Collector, Meet K Lakshmi Kanthan Bharathi

The wrinkles on the face of this 97-year-old veteran have many a story to tell - the stories of sacrifice, love for the motherland, and finally, freedom.

published on : 15th August 2022

Akhilesh calls Bihar developments ‘good start’, says 'BJP Bhagao' slogan coming from state

“It's a good start. On this day, the slogan of 'Angrezo Bharat Chhodo' was given and today the slogan of 'BJP Bhagao' is coming from Bihar," the SP chief said.

published on : 9th August 2022

Lok Sabha pays tribute to martyrs, freedom fighters on 80th anniversary of Quit India movement

The movement was launched at the Bombay session of the All India Congress Committee and featured Gandhi's clarion call to end the British rule.

published on : 8th August 2022

Life hit as residents protest bad condition of Odisha's NH-55

Besides, the recent rains have made the road almost unusable due to large potholes and craters.

published on : 5th August 2022

The Particle Collective: Seeking social justice and transformation through art

This artist collective has been utilising the power of art to prompt reflection on contemporary socio-political issues.

published on : 1st August 2022

Bhoomi puja for ISKCON’s Cultural Centre performed at Sangareddy district

An exposition of the proposed Hare Krishna Cultural Centre was displayed at the venue, exhibiting the designs and facilities of the upcoming project.

published on : 1st August 2022

Koundampalayam villagers divided over quarry plan near Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve

Residents of Koundampalayam are divided in opinion over the proposal by a private player to establish a stone quarry in the region.

published on : 29th July 2022
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