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Vol. 51, No.29, Jan 20 - 26, 2019
Note: 'Uninstalling Modi' - Mala Jay
News Wrap - A G D
Victory 1971: Bangladesh Wins Freedom - Farooque Chowdhury
Ignorance And Taboo: The Cocoon of Civilisation - Bibekananda Ray
A Documantary: Lynch Nation - Sabrangindia
Hypocrisy Unlimited: Modi as a Hindu Nationalist - Shamsul Islam
A World Federation: Hope for the Future - John Scales Avery


Documentary Film - ‘Those Stars in the Sky’ directed by Deb Ranjan & ‘Time in a Teacup’ by Sitansu Sekhar
Documentary Film Show at Boi-Chitra Hall (above Coffee House, College Street, Kolkata) on 22nd January, 2019 at 5 pm. All are welcome.

রোজা লুক্সেমবার্গ শাহাদত শতবর্ষে আলোচনা
আজ, এখন, আমাদের কাছে রোজা

সাথে রোজা লুক্সেমবার্গ-এর ওপর চলচ্চিত্র স্থানঃ বই-চিত্র (কলেজ স্ট্রিট কফি হাউসের ওপর তলায়) ১৫ই জানুয়ারি মঙ্গলবার ৪টেয়। সবাই আসুন।

6th Kolkata People’s Film Festival
to be held during 17-20 January 2019, at the Jogesh Mime Academy (Kalighat Park), Kolkata. The festival will run from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on all four days. Entry is Free.

People’s Literary Festival
People’s Literary Festival organised by Bastar Solidarity Network- Kolkata Chapter to be held on 15-16th February, 2019 at Sukanta Mancha, Kolkata. Please attend.


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Recent Articles

23 Jan 2019

EWS Quota - Why Is Everyone In Such A Hurry?

Mala Jay

It is too early to accurately assess the impact of the 10 percent quota for upper castes on the 2019 elections or to hazard a guess whether the Courts will uphold the constitutional validity of reservations based on economic criteria.
But in the short span of time since Parliament passed the Constitutional Amendment Bill for 10 percent for persons belonging to Economically Weaker Sections there has been a flurry of hectic activity at many levels and on several fronts.
The breakneck speed with which the game-changing Amendment to the Constitution was rushed through Lok Sabha on January 8, cleared by the Rajya Sabha on January 9, given Presidential assent on January 12 and notified on January 14, is being matched by a spate of petitions in both the apex court and some high courts. 
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My Friend Anand - Subhash Gatade

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ও পারে বৃষ্টি, এ পার খটখটে - স্বাতী ভট্টাচার্য্য
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The Quantum Indians - Bose, Raman and Saha -An award winning film of excellent quality (Video 52 min)


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