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From the Urdu Press: Celebrating Azadi to silence over Rushdie attack to tracing Nitish’s vaulting ambition

August 17, 2022 7:10 am

‘While galvanising his JD(U), Nitish’s coup has also injected a new vigour into the rank and file of his Grand Alliance partners, that would be able to gear up for the 2024 Lok Sabha and 2025 Bihar Assembly elections with new energy and purpose,’ writes Inquilab

'Azadi': How Kamla Bhasin improvised and popularised the slogan

September 25, 2021 4:36 pm

Today, ‘Azadi’ has emerged as a cry among the youth against oppression in all forms. However, it essentially was a form of resistance against patriarchy

When people of J-K ask for 'Azadi' they actually seek autonomy: Chidambaram in Rajkot

October 28, 2017 7:24 pm

Speaking at Rajkot, Chidambaram said: "Must consider areas to give autonomy to J&K. It'll remain part of India but will have larger powers as promised under Article 370."

Vemula death, JNU row dominate NSUI’s ‘azadi’ seminar in Panjab University

April 06, 2016 5:31 am

The main objective of organising the event was to make students aware of the real factors pertaining to each of these incidents.

This actor's impression of Kanhaiya Kumar in ad is spot on!

April 02, 2016 6:25 pm

Kanhaiya Kumar's doppelganger mobilises fellow travellers at the airport with his demands of 'azadi' from waiting and long queues.

Congress uses ‘azadi’ slogan against MSU’s ‘saffronisation’

March 06, 2016 3:53 am

The party is holding a campus meeting on Sunday, titled “Azadi”, to plan its agitation against the RSS-BJP dominated MSU.

With ‘azadi’, comes responsibility, ‘Aligarh’ maker tells JNU students

March 06, 2016 2:26 am

Earlier, the screening of Mehta’s latest film Aligarh in JNU had been greeted with a thundering applause, punctuated with whistles, and an impromptu encore show.

On Kashmir, the same din

February 03, 2014 4:35 am

No serious questioning is allowed. All parties keep the status quo by foreclosing meaningful discussion

Azadi not main concern in Kashmir,Islam is: Jamaat

February 08, 2011 7:57 am

Jamaat says its primary concern is Islam,not freedom and Geelani is a member ‘only on paper'.

School-less in Srinagar

September 26, 2010 8:47 pm

Over 13,000 schools shut; 13.74 lakh children affected. But young boys and girls in Kashmir are holding on to the routine of studies and the unlikely comfort of text books. Protest politics has found its way into their conversation. but they say without education,what good is anything,“Azadi” included?


Kashmir University students raise slogans in Kanhaiya's support

February 23, 2016 2:05 pm

Kashmir, Feb 23 (ANI): A group of students at Kashmir University on Monday raised slogans in support of Jawaharlal University students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar. The students also were also seen raising slogans demanding 'azadi' from the government.