Tag: protest

Resisting Exploitation In The Maximum City

 
/ July 26, 2011

In Mumbai, workers employed by the biggest biomedical waste treatment factory are on strike, demanding better work conditions.

Land and Life Lost in Bihar.

 
/ July 18, 2011

A young woman dies and frustrations rise over a land grab attempt in a Dalit community in Bihar.

Airport To Strip Farmers Of Land

 
/ May 27, 2011

The construction of a new airport in Pernem, Goa, would deprive thousands of farmers of their livelihood. 

Mumbai Slums Fight For Water

 
/ May 13, 2011

Slum dwellers demonstrate to protest the lack of water facilities.

Dalits Raise Voice Against Land Usurpers

 
/ April 26, 2011

In Kanchiwaram, Tamil Nadu, Dalits are fighting to get land that had been donated to them.

Another Rape Goes Unheard

 
/ April 22, 2011

Numerous women in Gorhpur, UP, protested against the injustice and impunity with which a rape case in Banda, UP, was treated.

Exploiting The Poor In The Name Of Festivity

 
/ April 11, 2011

During Kumbh Mela festival, cleaners are hired with total disrespect for labour laws.

Nuclear Power Usurps Farmers’ Land

 
/ March 23, 2011

In Haryana, the government is trying to seize 1500 acres of  fertile land to build a nuclear power plant.