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Vol. 52, No. 2, Jul 14 - 20, 2019
News Wrap - A G D
Calcutta Notebook: A Budget for Water - B J
Santosh Rana: A Rebel with A Cause - Anirban Biswas
An Interview: John Smith on imperialism-I -Farooque Chowdhury
Emergency –44th Anniversary: How RSS Betrayed the Anti-Emergency Struggle - Shamsul Islam
NRC Disputes: The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is a paradox - Sutputra Radheye
Book Review: Krishna Living with Alzheimer's - Sritama Mandal


Meeting in Solidarity with Sanjiv Bhatt
A meeting attended by Shweta Bhatt & Shantanu Bhatt will be held on 9th July, 2019 at Marathi Patrakar Sangh, 2nd fl., next to Azad Maidan, CSMT, Mumbai. Time: 5.30.
Speakers: Anand Patwardhan, Bhai Jagtap, Vidya Chawan, Com. Prakash Reddy, Jatin Desai, Mihir Desai & Feroze Mithiborwala. All are welcome. Contact: 9029277751/7021439108

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Public Health in Crisis
Monthly Film Screening & Conversations

Organised by People's Film Collective.
7th July | 5 PM - 8 PM, Jogesh Mime Academy (Kalighat Park)
In Conversation With Dr. Kafeel Khan.
Films: Ek Maut : Kuchh Sawal, Dir: Asim Chaudhuri, Sibananda Mukherjee & Pahli Avaz (First Cry), Dir: Ajay T. G. Free Entry. Contact: 9163736863 |

Seminar on Media in Today’s Times
Organised by GroundXero

On 13th July, 5:30-8:30pm, at the ground floor hall of Mahabodhi Society, in College Square, Kolkata. All are welcome.


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Recent Articles

19 Jul 2019

Politics and Economics of Budget making

Radhakanta Barik

Chanakya, the ancient Indian thinker taught us to use diplomacy to maintain your relationship with your neighbors but the present government led by Modi has forgotten the lesson that they think that Chanakya as their cultural property by the Hindutva forces. The present regime has forgotten a subject like diplomacy as a part of foreign policy. Their war mongering attitude has made them blinded. Today our relation with Pakistan and China is the worst. We maintain a close relation with America and its close ally Israel for buying arms and ammunition. We are producing missiles but we went to Israel for buying missiles. Foreign policies framed by Modi government is shaping India’s position as an Israel which is surrounded by hostile countries. Israel a small country which gets a major portion of its annual budget financed by American State. American economy is getting dominated by industrialists belonging to Jews. India’s foreign policy is shaping by politics of privatization of key industries.
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Discovering Kerala - Radhakanta Barik
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Dr. Kafeel Khan speaks of his experience after the BRD Hospital Tragedy - Excerpts from Dr Kafeel Khan's speech in Kolkata
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Forest and land rights movements and the way forward - Press Release: Bhoomi Adhikar Andolanm
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Remembering Asim Som - Bibekananda Ray
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Few suggestions on the proposed budget 2019-20 - Letter to Honorable Minister for Finance from Shankar Sharma
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Prof. Partha Chatterjee speaking at a Convention held in Kolkata Against Arbitrary Arrest of Social & Human Rights Activists in India


The Debate Over Inequality - Prabhat Patnaik
Marx’s alternative - Binay Sarkar
Local is Our Future - Helena Norberg-Hodge

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বিকল্প ভবিষ্যতের স্বপ্নসন্ধান - মূমূল রচনাঃ দেবাদিত্য ভট্টাচার্য এবং রীনা রামদেব, অনুবাদঃ অঞ্জন মজুমদার


The Quantum Indians - Bose, Raman and Saha -An award winning film of excellent quality (Video 52 min)


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