Thursday, September 19, 2019
So long as it’s red
There are too few contemporary histories of the Naxalite movement. This book, which includes revolutionary song and poetry, is a substantial contribution.
11 months ago
How Jhumpa Lahiri's 'Naxal novel' made me relate to a 51-year-old movement
Many would rate Mahasweta Devi’s searing 'Hajar Churashir Maa' and Neel Mukherjee’s 'The Lives of Others' higher. But 'The Lowland' made me believe stories I'd heard in my childhood and tales of the Naxalbari uprising.
1 year ago
In the wake of the Spring Thunder
Is the revolutionary movement capable of engaging with an India, a fast globalising world that is swinging to the Right?
2 years ago
In Naxalbari, farmers face new bane: land sharks
A local property broker claimed land prices in the area have gone up by almost 60 per cent. “We make about two to three deals every month,” he added.
3 years ago
Didnt lose the dream,just met reality,say Sanyals comrades
In light of Naxal father Kanu Sanyals suicide,Ravik Bhattacharjee meets other faces of the Naxalbari movement who are now in political oblivion....
9 years ago
Naxalbari: The Beginning
As one approaches Naxalbari,half an hour from Siliguri in West Bengal,it is difficult not to feel overawed.
10 years ago
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