Where the Left Triumphs
During the Safdar Hashmi Memorial Lecture in 2011, the Swedish novelist Henning Mankell recounted an incident from Mozambique,...
Prevent Another Holocaust
How the US wants the nations of the world to believe its lies about the inevitability of bombing Iran to prevent another holocaust.
Marching on with Sangharsh Sandesh
THE CPI(M) has embarked upon a massive outreach programme. Titled, Sangharsh Sandesh,
And the Oscar for the Best Propaganda Film Goes to – Argo!
That Hollywood is swayed by the CIA was confirmed once again on the Oscars night when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gave a number...
On the Legacy of Hugo Chávez
I first met Hugo Chávez in New York City in September 2006, just after his infamous appearance on the floor of the UN General Assembly, where...
A cry to those who are alive: Newsclick Interviews Bakht Arif....
Bakht Arif is a Pakistani artist and singer, well-known for her song 'Zinda Lash'. The song ,derived from the Cranberries’ Zombie, is a cry...
Some Space for Negotiations in Iran-US Stand-off
The return of negotiations between Iran and P5+1 – the US, Britain, France, Russia, China (Security Council 5) and Germany (+1) – in...
CPI(M) Organises Sangharsh Sandesh Jatha
Covering more than 10,000 kilometres across the length and breadth of the country, the CPI(M) is organising four jathas (marches) from four corners...
Chalo Dilli! Pilgrimage Against Neoliberalism
Early this morning, on the busy bylanes of Zamrudpur (Delhi), I passed a young girl being taken to school on a cycle-rickshaw.
Historic General Strike: A Wake-up Call to the UPA Govt
The two-day general strike of the working class on February 20-21 was unprecedented and received an overwhelming response from all over the country....
History of The Power of Promise: Examining Nuclear Energy in...
A change of regime is often dangerous. After 1947, the Congress party had ruled the country for the most part.
Arindam Chaudhury and Thinking Beyond Blocking the Internet
The blocking instructions issued by the Department of Telecom (DoT) of 78 url's and a further 55 Facebook pages have created a storm of protests.
The Bulgarian Winter: Between The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea
On Wednesday, 20th of February 2013, the Bulgarian government headed by Boyko Borissov has deposited its resignation. What happened...
Chokri Belaid’s Shocking Assassination
The savage murder of Chokri Belaid, one of Tunisia’s progressive political figures, brought over a million Tunisians onto the streets of...
All India General Strike on February 20–21, 2013
The workers of the country are all set for the two days’ General Strike on February 20–21, 2013 called by the 11 Central Trade Unions for...