Vijay Prashad, June 11, 2013
The iron has gone deep into the soul of West Bengal’s ruling party, the Trinamul Congress. On the morning of June 9, 2013, as he left his home for his morning walk, the Communist leader Dilip Sarkar, age 65, was shot by four “unidentified miscreants,” as the national news agency (UNI) put it.
Vijay Prashad, April 11, 2013
On April 2, the four major student union federations jointly held a protest against the withdrawal of campus democracy in West Bengal.
Newsclick, April 5, 2013
Yet another gruesome attack on democratic rights was witnessed in West Bengal which cost a young life.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, 16 April, 2012