Historic Victory of Peasantry in Maharashtra !

SFI Fraternal Organisation, the Maharashtra Kisan Sabha played a leading role! June 11th saw the historic victory of the peasantry of Maharashtra, after a 10 day novel and unprecedented strike, backed by a massive Maharashtra Bandh on 5th June. Under pressure of the unity and struggle of the peasantry and the impending call for a militant [...]

Stand United to Protect the Democratic Rights, Condemn the Right Wing Attack on IITM Student

The Central Executive Committee of Students Federation of India Condemns the brutal assault on IIT Madras student R. Sooraj by the right wing hindutva forces inside the campus. Sooraj, a participant in a protest against the newly brought ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter in animal markets, was subjected to a group attack [...]

CBSE DIRECTED TO CONTINUE WITH MARKS MODERATION POLICY

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday directed the Central Board of Secondary Education to continue awarding grace marks to students to maintain parity in the evaluation process. The CBSE Board examresults which were scheduled to be announced today are been postponed. A PIL was filed by a parent and a lawyer challenging the change in [...]

सहारनपुर हिंसा: दिल्ली में शुरु हुआ दलितों का विरोध प्रदर्शन

सहारनपुर के शब्बीरपुर की घटना के विरोध में सामने आई भीम आर्मी के हजारों समर्थक जंतर मंतर पर इकट्ठा हो रहे हैं। पूर्व जानकारी के मुताबिक आज जंतर मंतर पर भीम आर्मी के अध्यक्ष चंद्रशेखर आजाद पहुंचने वाले हैं। आपको बता दें कि भीम आर्मी के अध्यक्ष चंद्रशेखर आजाद (रावण) ने कुछ दिन पहले एक [...]

Layoffs and shrinking job market: Is this the end of India’s engineering dream?

Furquan Ameen Siddiqui and Jeevan Prakash Sharma for Hindustan Times Even as the government targets the social sciences, it is encouraging the growth of engineering colleges – despite the fact that engineering jobs (particularly in IT) are shrinking, in India and abroad. A month ago, Himanshu Sharma was asked by his company, Cognizant, to resign. His [...]

May 16, 2017: Legal Update on Najeeb

The Delhi High Court hearing the petition of Fatima Nafees in the case of JNU student Najeeb Ahmed has transferred the case to the CBI. Adv. Colin Gonsalves, senior advocate for Fatima Nafees, had prayed that the investigation team of the Crime Branch of the Delhi police be completely dismantled and the case be handed [...]

ITI admissions to start on May 29

Admissions to the 18 Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) in Delhi are set to begin on May 29. The online registration process will end on June 16, following which applicants will have to verify their certificates and documents at the institutes before securing a seat.Over the last 2 years, the Delhi government has been pushing for [...]

MAY 16: SFI participates in dharna on education-employment related issues

Delhi state committee of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) organized a dharna on the questions of education and employment. Students, teachers and youth participated in the dharna. The dharna was presided by SFI State Secretary Comrade Sunand. Dharna was addressed by Rajeev Kunwar; Vice-President of DTF and CPI (M) state committee member, Sanjeev Kumar; [...]

Job offers shrink for IIT graduates, campus hiring falls to 66% this academic year. Here’s why

The slide in recruitment from what are considered premier technical institutes reflects the possible impact of the economic downturn in India as also globally One of every three IITians graduating this year either didn’t find a suitable job or wasn’t found suitable for a job through campus placement, official data show, pointing to shrinking employment [...]

May 15: SFI protest hike in metro fares

SFI, along with AIDWA and DYFI today protested outside the Delhi Metro Rail Corportaion office at Jantar Mantar here demanding a roll back of the hike in fares. “There is mayhem among people because of the hike. The government has to revoke the hike. And also publicise the report of Fare Fixation Committee that recommended it,” [...]