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Interface – Vol 6

World Environment Day, globally celebrated on the 5th of June since 1974, is a reminder that there is only one earth. The past few decades have been the worst for the environment in human history; global warming, depletion of the ozone layer, rising sea levels, and higher levels of pollution and emissions. ‘Save the Planet’ is a common refrain that urges every individual [...]

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: E Newsletter|0 Comments

Interface – Vol 5

1 st May is a tribute to and celebration of workers across the globe. May Day or International Workers’ day is celebrated in over eighty countries. Its origin lies in the labour union movement that advocated Eight hour day (eight hours for work, eight hours for rest, eight hours for leisure). The Haymarket massacre that took place in 1886 in [...]

By | May 26th, 2017|Categories: E Newsletter|0 Comments

Interface – Vol 4

Born into a Mahar family in Mhow, 1981, Dr. Ambedkar was no stranger to caste based discrimination from an early age. From being denied drinking water in school to being denied accommodation in Baroda state when he returned from the US, he was conscious of unfounded discrimination against the ‘untouchable’ castes even as a child and young adult. Dr. Ambedkar [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Categories: E Newsletter|0 Comments

Interface – Vol 3

It is 108 years since the first time Working Women’s Day was celebrated on the 28th of February, 1909; a day designated by the Socialist Party of America to commemorate the women garment workers’ strike in 1908 protesting working conditions. In 1914, the first International Women’s Day was celebrated on the 8th of March. The United Nations adopted 8th of [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|Categories: E Newsletter|0 Comments

Interface – Vol 2

Proving the nay-sayers wrong, the Finance Minister presented the Union Budget 2017-18 on 1st February – as promised by the PM to the nation. This budget had aroused special interest among many for various reasons. First and foremost, it was being presented on the backdrop of demonetization. The Assembly elections in five states had provided the necessary fuel for speculation about the budget. [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|Categories: E Newsletter|Comments Off on Interface – Vol 2

Interface – Vol 1

NCAS wishes all its readers a very happy, prosperous, meaningful new year! May the New Year bring rays of hope and happiness for all. The last two months of 2016 sprang surprises and shocks, especially in policies and politics, and pushed the masses into despair and desolation. The world and the Indian citizens are still in shock, trying to come [...]

By | January 2nd, 2017|Categories: E Newsletter|Comments Off on Interface – Vol 1