The Last Battle of Saraighat: The Story of the BJP’s Rise in the North-east by Rajat Sethi- Review — By Jatin Desai

Book: The last battle of Saraighat: The story of the BJP’s rise in the North-east Authors: Rajat Sethi & Shubhrastha Publisher: Penguin Viking  Price: Rs. 599 Pages: 182 Election campaigns are in full swing in the three states of North-east India. The elections in the state of Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya are extremely important for…

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Bhubaneswar Declaration

Bhubaneswar Declaration Pakistan India Peoples’ Forum for Peace & Democracy 10th National Convention    We the delegates to the 10th National Convention of PIPFPD held at Bhubaneswar on Feb. 10-11, 2018 under the overhang of the rapidly deteriorating relationship between Pakistan and India, renewed our commitment to the joint struggle for peace…

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Asma the fearless

THE shock at the sudden loss is palpable, but so is the intense pride that she lived among us. Asma Jahangir was a citizen that all of Pakistan could be proud of and whom most can only hope to emulate. Principled and courageous, Asma’s willingness and determination to confront evil,…

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UN chief mourns Asma Jahangir’s death, calls her ‘human rights giant’

ISLAMABAD: The United Nations Secretary-General has paid tribute to Pakistan´s “human rights giant” Asma Jahangir following her death by cardiac arrest at the weekend, praising her courage in campaigns for justice and equality for all. Antonio Guterres issued his “heartfelt condolences” to those grieving the 66-year-old lawyer, who co-founded the…

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