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Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh- the trade union affiliate of the RSS | Commons

RSS-backed BMS condemns withdrawal of labour laws by BJP-ruled states, announces protest

The BMS also said migrant workers' problems have aggravated during the lockdown mainly because there is 'gross violation' of laws by most of the states.
Protesters at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh holding placards against the CAA, NPR and NRC

A global demand for one’s place under the sun, Women’s Day is a fight not a celebration

From the women’s wall outside Sabarimala to the 'Dignity March' that cut across 24 states, a look at the women-led resistance campaigns of the past year.
A demonstration at Jamia Millia Islamia after a gunman opened fire at anti-CAA protesters near the campus, injuring a student, Thursday

Jamia isn’t anti-national, Gandhi wanted to help raise funds with a ‘begging bowl’

Jamia Millia Islamia was not and is not a religious seminary. It was founded to inculcate Indian nationalism among Muslim youth.
Protest in Jama Masjid

India to Africa: Protest has helped define the first two decades of the 21st century

As the 2020s begin, it’s clear we’re living in an unprecedented moment: climate emergency, brewing global financial crisis and militarisation.
Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA) members hold placards and shout slogans during a protest outside DU Vice-Chancellor's office demanding rollback of Aug 28 circular which stops the appointment of ad-hoc teachers, in New Delhi on Wednesday. | ANI

Delhi University ad hoc teachers’ protest points to a deep rot in our undergraduate system

A university cannot achieve any sustainable excellence unless it has a strong undergraduate programme. And that needs good, stable teachers.
Protests in Delhi regarding the gangrape and murder of a woman named 'Nirbhaya' by sections of the media.

Teenager protesting Hyderabad rape outside parliament removed by police

The lone teenager sat on a pavement near Parliament with a placard saying “why I can't feel safe in my own Bharat'.
Former PM Manmohan Singh along with Congress leaders Sonia and Rahul Gandhi during a protest outside Parliament in New Delhi | Photo: Praveen Jain | ThePrint

In Pictures: Opposition boycotts Constitution Day, protests against ‘murder of democracy’

Opposition parties stage a demonstration outside Parliament over the Maharashtra political crisis.
Students of JNU protest against a fee hike outside All India Council For Technical Education during a JNU convocation. | Photo: Prem Singh | ThePrint

JNU hostel fee hike will drive out students, say protesters after hitting the streets

Students who paid Rs 10 per month for a double-occupancy room will now have to pay over Rs 2,000, with the mess security deposit also being more than doubled.
Delhi Police personnel protested for justice Tuesday

What IPS officers are saying in WhatsApp groups on Delhi Police crisis

Delhi Police personnel protested outside the HQ Tuesday, demanding justice after their colleagues were assaulted by lawyers at city courts.
Protesting police personnel gathered outside the police headquarters at ITO | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Delhi policemen end protest after senior officers assure problems will be heard

Addressing the protesting officers, Special Commissioner of Police (Crime) Satish Golcha called on police personnel to end the protest and resume duty.

On Camera

Pakistan PM Imran Khan with Narendra Modi

Few things tie Modi’s India and Imran’s Pakistan like their love-hate for foreign invasion

Be it Hindutva ideologues condemning the wicked foreign invader or Imran Khan hailing Turkish imperial rule, both want to reinforce that going forward means going backward.

Harsh Vardhan questions Delhi govt: Is Arvind Kejriwal failing in handling Covid-19 crisis?

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan Thursday raised concerns about rising Covid cases and low testing levels in Delhi.

Defence

Indian and Chinese soldiers during a military exercise in Meghalaya last year | Representational image | ANI

‘April status quo’ discussed as India, China generals hold 7-hour meeting over Ladakh

The formal meeting between the top military officers of India and China started around 11.30 am and is believed to have lasted until the evening.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Why Modi doesn’t feature in a list of India’s reformist prime ministers

Despite big ideas, Modi comes off poorly as a reformer, because his bureaucrats lack the motivation to push reforms and are beginning to enjoy unbridled power.