Govt abandons goal of training 500 Million people in new skills by 2022

Skill development ministry, led by Rajiv Pratap Rudy, has refused to spell out a new number that the government and its ministries will chase. The government has abandoned its goal of training 500 million people in new skills by 2022, in a clear shift in strategy. Skill development ministry officials, at a press conference in [...]

Pen Down Strike & Public Meeting organised by DUTA

June 7: Pen Down Strike & Public Meeting. Faculty of Arts, 11AM - 2PM   Give us Time Machine! or Withdraw retrospective implementation of API & Count past adhoc services   Retrospective Implementation of API turns DU into zero promotion zone In response to the DUTA’s call for a Pen Down Strike today, teachers boycotted [...]

SFI condemns the brutality unleashed upon the protesters yesterday at Guwahati

  SFI condemns the brutality unleashed upon the protesters yesterday at Guwahati, Assam. Left activists were protesting as part of the state wide call for civil disobedience movement for employment, demanding remunerative prices for farmers and in support of the demands raised by the Anganwadi and Mid Day Meal workers. Comrade Kashyap Choudhary, President, SFI [...]

नागपुर का संतरा – रफत आलम द्वारा

एक खुला पत्र आप सबके समक्ष "नागपुर का संतरा" आज देश के हर हिस्से में नागपुर से संतरे भेजे जा रहे है ! और किसी फल को इतनी महत्त्वता नहीं दी जा रही जितनी इन संतरों को दी जा रही है! आपकी इच्छा हो या ना हो लेकिन आपको ये संतरा खाना पड़ेगा आपसे पूछा [...]

SFI Extends Support to Bihar Bandh

Students Federation of India Central Executive Committee 36- Canning Lane, New Delhi-01 Dated:  06.06.2017   The recently declared intermediate results of Bihar State Education Board (BSEB) has yet again brought to fore the deep crisis and anarchy afflicting the education system in the state. In spite, of the last year’s ‘topper scam’ which made headlines [...]

मैं हूँ एक आम इंसान..

If you do not interfere in politics, politics will eventually interfere in your lives. -Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov. अगर आप राजनीति में हस्तक्षेप नहीं करते, राजनीति अंततः आपके जीवन में हस्तक्षेप करने लगे जाएगा। -व्लादिमीर इलीइच लेनिन। मैं हूँ एक आम इंसान.. न मैं गिरा,और न मेरी उम्मीदों के मीनार गिरे..! पर....कई सर्वशक्तिमान मुझे गिराने में [...]

TODAY IN HISTORY ! – Statement of Bhagat Singh and B.K. Dutt in the Assembly Bomb Case

  TODAY IN HISTORY ! Statement of Bhagat Singh and B.K. Dutt in the Assembly Bomb Case on 6th June, 1929 Transcription/Source: "We stand charged with certain serious offences, and at this stage it is but right that we must explain our conduct. In this connection, the following questions arise. 1. Were the bombs [...]

Time has come to Stand With NDTV, for freedom of press !

#StandwithNDTV Protest Against the Vindictive Actions of Modi Govt! With the vindictive CBI raids against the NDTV, the Modi government has sent a clear message to the media houses. They have the option of being completely servile to the ruling interests like the Zee news and the Republic , become even Rajya Sabha members in [...]

Marxism and Ecology : Common Fonts of a Great Transition

by John Bellamy Foster To link Marxism and ecological transition may seem at first like trying to bridge two entirely different movements and discourses, each with its own history and logic: one having mainly to do with class relations, the other with the relation between humans and the environment. However, historically socialism has influenced the [...]

ABVP and its pretensions of Victimhood – Vikas Bhaduria

Rohith Vemula was framed and punished on fake injury claims by ABVP leader Susheel Kumar. Susheel claimed of pain in stomach after allegedly being beaten by Rohith Vemula and his friend. Later the medical report revealed that he had undergone treatment for acute appendicitis which was the cause of his stomach pain. In Najeeb's case, [...]