Organized by: Giri Institute of Development Studies Dear friends, As some reports that monitored news coverage of political parties around Lok Sabha elections 2014 have shown, BJP got a lion’s share of news coverage compared to other major political parties. Smaller political parties or independent candidates often got negligible coverage. One such report was done… Read More
Front-page content analysis of 5 newspapers in Lucknow during Lok Sabha Elections 2014:
A presentation by Monish Babbar, delivered at the Socialist Party conference on May 30th, 2014 at Gandhi Peace Foundation, New Delhi.
Will hold a public awareness campaign about Education, Water, Electoral Reforms and Betterment of Minorities The two-day national executive committee meeting of the Socialist Party held in Delhi under the chairmanship of the party’s president Bhai Vaidya, a veteran socialist and former Home Minister of Maharashtra. In the meeting, the results of the Lok Sabha… Read More
1–8 जून 2014 एक अपील सर्वत्र शांति और सदभाव स्थापित हो । सभी मानव आपसी प्रेम और भाईचारे के साथ रहे। नफरत और अलगाव के बीज ख़त्म हो। धरती पर इंसानियत का प्रसार हो इन्ही उद्देश्यों को अपने जीवन का सार मानने वाले मानवतावादी संत युगल किशोर शरण शाश्त्री एक बार पुनः अपने शांति मिशन… Read More
1-8 June 2014 Peace and communal harmony should reign everywhere. All human beings should co-exist with mutual love and trust over each other. Seeds of hatred and divisiveness should not be allowed to take roots. With these intentions, human rights activist Sant Yugal Kishore Shastri is again taking out a peace mission (Braj Sadbhavna Yatra)… Read More
by Sandeep Pandey On May 16, 2014 when the entire country was riveted to TV watching Modi’s landslide victory, the Supreme Court was reprimanding the Gujarat police for shoddy investigation. The bench comprising of Justice A.K. Patnaik and Justice Venkate Gopala Gowda said, ‘We intend to express our anguish about the incompetence with which the… Read More
by Prem Singh Sathi Sunil is no more. He had a sudden brain hemorrhage and lost consciousness. After four days of struggling with death in that condition, he eventually passed away on the 21st of April 2014. For years Sunil had been wanting to travel the country to raise awareness among people about socialism. This… Read More