Category Archive: News

Modi government rescues capitalists, leaves farmers to the market!

Modi government is so concerned about the agreement favouring private investors (at the cost of general public) and insists that agreements should be honoured. What about agreement of the government with farmers to procure farm produce at remunerative prices? 

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Shreya, an Indian woman IT employee’s fight against Wipro

Shreya says she had suffered because she is “a woman, an Indian woman and one who submitted to the advances of a senior, powerful man in the company with friends at the top”, and that she was singled out because she “dared to complain that she had been the victim of discrimination, intimidation and harassment”.

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Private Company Terrorism Kills 30 Children in UP

This is a terrorist act by profit hungry private firm. Arrest and prosecute Pushpa Sales, their supplier company and hospital authorities for the killng of 30 children. Hold the UP government and central government responsible for their privatisation policies and neglect of medical services to the poor.

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IT Job Cuts, Transport Workers Woes, Cafeteria Workers’ Unions

500 workers working in the cafeteria of the Facebook office voted to form a union. This comes on the heels of cafeteria workers employed by Google and Intel organising into unions.

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BJP Haryana Chief’s Son Stalks Daughter of IAS Officer

“I was never a big fan of weapons, till last night. Whether it’s a gun or mace or taser or a golf club or a knife, it’s going to make you feel safer and more confident.”

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“We should be free to speak out and to organize” – US Workers

“I see a lot of apathy for Unions. Very sad. They gave you: Weekends off, eight hour work day, Holidays off. And a safer workplace. People died in the fight to start unions for you. If you like working 60 hours a week on a regular basis; keep on disliking unions”

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Employees from leading IT Companies Take Union Positions!

This is indeed an important milestone in the efforts to organize the 4 million strong IT/ITES workforce in India. IT companies having pan Indian presence, it is important to organize employees all over India. Such efforts are underway in IT hubs like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Pune, Kolkata and NCR.

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Hindi imposition pinches corporates now!

“In flights, few read Hindi papers and it will add cost and weight. Besides, in many parts of the country, Hindi is not read or spoken at all. This is like the EU requiring German newspapers on all EU flights”

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Gujarat model of Development : Struggling Farmers Protest on the Streets

“whole of India should know that farmers of Gujarat have the capability to change those in power, 40 lakh farmers out of a total of 63 lakh in Gujarat were under debt.”

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Gopikrishna DurgaPrasad Loses his Life to IT industry Hubris

“Have to find the company and arrest his managers, HR.” “Pathetic, dont know what govt we have, lives r precious n are ending like anything.”

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Telangana HC order to TechM and Government : What is Missing?

In the meantime, the Telangana Govt and the Corporate will ‘work’ together in the time given by the judiciary and arrive at a ‘consensus’! The employees would be stranded as now !

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Farmers Die, Yogi and Modi Practice Hate Politics!

In November 2016, post demonetisation, prices offered for sugarcane at the kolhus had fallen from Rs 270-280 per quintal to Rs. 200-Rs 220 (the SAP during the season was Rs 315 per quintal). Jaiveer had no option but to sell at the lower price – he sold 40 quintal at Rs. 200 per quintal during December – to be able to put food on the table for his family.

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Bangalore IT Union plans protest on 5th August

A WhatsApp group for IT Employees in Bangalore was created on May 31, 2017. The first physical meeting of the group was held on June 10, 2017 at Cubbon Park, Bangalore where it was decided to register an IT employees union in Karnataka.

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New-age information technology jobs are there, but why layoffs?

This article confirms the demand for new age technology professionals and why companies are resorting to massive lay off measures instead of exploiting the new opportunities?

Permanent link to this article: http://new-democrats.com/new-age-information-technology-jobs-are-there-but-why-layoffs/

Dalits convert to Buddhism

We should convert this anger into a mass protest that would throw this casteist system away and replace it with people’s power and democracy. Dalits realising this and joining hands with other working classes to abolish this unfair and unjust caste system is the only way out.

Permanent link to this article: http://new-democrats.com/is-buddhism-emancipation-of-dalits/

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