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Pledge of 16 Dec 2013: Commemorating Delhi’s Braveheart, Marching ahead for Women’s Right To Freedom Without Fear

On 16th December, 2013 hundreds of students,volunteers,professors,activists and common people marched from JNU to Munirka bus stop commemorating the unknown braveheart of 16th december and the movement for women’s right to freedom without fear that followed and pledged to keep the flame alive.
On December 16 this year, as we pay tribute to the young woman whose life was cruelly taken away…

We pledge to resist all patriarchal dictats and norms.
We pledge to challenge the sense of ‘entitlement’ that men feel over women: that husbands feel over wives; that Army men feel …

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16 Dec: Keeping the Flame Alive…

Reaffirming the Struggle for Freedom Without Fear, Against Sexual Violence and Gender Discrimination
“What has changed since last December?” is the question everyone is asking a year after the brutal gangrape and murder that sparked off a massive movement. After all, the number of rapes and sexual assaults are higher than ever, and women certainly don’t feel safer.

 (Photo: At the Munirka bus stop on the 16th December, 2013.On Monday students from JNU, Jamia Millia Islamia & DU, gay rights activists and professors marched with candles from JNU to Munirka bus …

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Students, activists demand an independent judicial inquiry into Batla House encounter

By Muslim Mirror News

New Delhi, July 27: Students from Jamia Millia Islamia, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi University and concerned citizens gathered today at Jantar Mantar at the call of All India Students Association and Revolutionary Youth Association. Campus Front of India also joined the gathering. A march at the Jantar Mantar road also took place. Protesters also lit candle. While the lower court has given a judgement on the Involvement of Shahzad Ahmed in the Batla House encounter case, many questions raised by residents of Batla house, students, and also …

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महाराष्ट्र में बीएएमएस छात्रों के सवाल पर चल रहे आइसा आन्दोलन की रिपोर्ट

आयुर्वेदिक महाविद्यालय के शैक्षणिक वर्ष 2011-2012 के छात्रों को दूसरे आयुर्वेदिक महाविद्यालय में स्थानान्तरण के लिये संघर्ष
महाराष्ट्र में अधिकाँश शिक्षा और खासतौर से प्रोफेशनल कोर्सेस निजी संस्थाओं के हाथों में जा चुके हैं. अन्य पाठ्यक्रमों की तरह ‘बैचलर ऑफ आयुर्वेदिक मेडिसिन एंड सर्जरी’ (बीएएमएस) की डिग्रियां भी कुछेक सरकारी कालेजों को छोड़कर निजी कालेजों द्वारा दी रही हैं. इनमें से कुछ एक कॉलेजों को छोड़ दिया जाये तो बाकी सभी इंजीनियरिंग और मेडिकल कॉलेज निजी मालिकों के हैं जो किसी न किसी राजनीतिक पार्टी से जुड़े हुए हैं. इन कालेजों …

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After whistleblower Edward Snowden’s courageous leak citizens world over are enraged with the criminal audacity of the surveillance programmes run by US which violate the minimum democratic rights of free individuals. It’s a shame that such colonization of free spaces and sovereignty is done in the name of preventing terrorism and providing security. Obama’s US believes itself to be the self proclaimed dispenser of global security. Every common individual is being treated as a potential terrorist automatically warranting US surveillance and any dissent, like that of Edward Snowden, deserves extreme …