Indian Universities Press,
Sitaram Yechury is the General Secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and ex-member of the Rajya Sabha.
India is a land of borders, its peripheries nestling against seven countries. Over seven years,
across 9,000 miles, Suchitra Vijayan travelled these borderlands. The more she travelled, the
Bandung Legacy and Global Future
2015 was the year of the 60th anniversary of the 1955 Bandung Asian-African Conference. Several manifestations of commemoration of this turning point in world history were organised along the year ...
The End of the Beginning
The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) – a workers' and peasants' state – lasted a mere seventy years. It has been gone for a quarter of a century. Existing socialist states face many o...
Since the election of a New Labour government, the cultural domain has been politically charged like never before. Official manifestos have been published and public projects have proliferated, sig...
Advancing People's Struggles: In Defence of Secular Democracy, Vol - 1
Under the Empire
Does the UPA government's foreign policy represent any shift away from the pro-U.S. foreign policy of the previous NDA government? Indeed, was the NDA government's foreign policy itself a continuat...
India vs. RSS
The RSS feed on fears. Fighting them requires depriving them of it. Pinarayi Vijayan, Chief Minister of Kerela, was born in Kannur, ground zero of RSS terror. He has seen the worst that they have t...
Selected speeches in Rajya Sabha
Voices of Dissent
People have disagreed since time immemorial. They have argued or agreed to disagree, or eventually arrived at agreement. All that is part of life, of living. But we live in times when any form of d...
In a unilateral call in violation of set procedures, Prime Minister Narendra Modi not only reduced the requirement of the number of fighter aircraft to just over a third of what is required by the ...