फिदेल कास्त्रो : एक क्रांतिकारी जीवन का उत्सव

फिदेल कास्त्रो : एक क्रांतिकारी जीवन का उत्सव

  फिदेल कास्त्रो 90 वर्ष की उम्र में एक दीर्घ सक्रिय जीवन जीने के बाद २५ नवम्बर २०१६ को इस दुनिया से रुखसत ज़रूर हुए लेकिन वे करोड़ों – अरबों दिलों में हमेशा के लिए बसे रहेंगे। वे बेशक दुनिया के दूसरे सिरे पर मौजूद एक छोटे से देश के शासक थे लेकिन उन्होंने अनेक…

India Upholds Caste System at the U.N.

India Upholds Caste System at the U.N.

Amar Khade, Round Table India El Greco, 'Laocoön' / Wikipedia A compilation of news and commentary.  The United Nations Human Rights Council’s (UNHRC) Special Rapporteur on minority issues, Rita Izsák, recently published a report on minority issues. The report was presented and discussed at the UNHRC on 15th March 2016. The mandate of the Special…

Anhad Women Convention, October 2015

Anhad Women Convention, October 2015

Act Now For Harmony and Democracy (ANHAD) organised a Women Convention on October 2-3, 2015, in New Delhi. A report on the convention prepared by Shyamolima Ghosh Choudhury, titled 'Challenges Before Women in Contemporary India', can be accessed here (pdf). We have compiled a playlist of videos of those who addressed the convention, uploaded by…

Caste systems violate human rights and dignity of millions worldwide: U.N. report

Caste systems violate human rights and dignity of millions worldwide: U.N. report

Syed Haider Raza / ArtKonsult Click here for a pdf of the full report. At least 250 million people worldwide still face appalling and dehumanising discrimination based on caste and similar systems of inherited status warned the United Nations Special Rapporteur on minority issues, Rita Izsák-Ndiaye, during the presentation of the first comprehensive UN report…