Anti-superstition activity performed by different branches of Science and Rationalists’ Association of India.

By Santosh Sharma

Published at Dainik Vishwamitra, 07/10/10

Published at Dainik Vishwamitra, 07/10/10

Egypt Crisis

By: Ranajoy Singha

মিশরের সাম্প্রতিক বিপ্লব পুঁজিবাদী রাষ্ট্রের একনায়কতন্ত্রের উপর এক বিশাল ধাক্কা । তাছাড়া মূল্যবৃদ্ধি ও ক্রমবর্দ্ধমান বেকারত্বও এই অভ্যুত্থানের অন্যতম কারণ।সোশাল মিডিয়া বা ইন্টারনেটের ব্যবহার রাষ্ট্রচালিত সাধারণ প্রচারমাধ্যম কে পাত্তা না দিয়ে এই আন্দোলনকে দানা বাঁধতে সাহায্য করেছে ও রাতারাতি তুঙ্গে নিয়ে গেছে।

Some information about Egypt:

Area: 1,002,450 Sq . . . → Read More: Egypt Crisis

We denounce Col. Gaddafi’s actions

According to a doctor, Gerard Buffet working in Benghazi, Libya, the death toll in Libya in the recent turmoil should be around 2000. Col. Gaddafi’s forces used mortars, rockets and jet fighters on the people demanding democracy.

US President Barack Obama has denounced the Libyan government’s actions as ‘outrageous and unacceptable’. We agree.

We . . . → Read More: We denounce Col. Gaddafi’s actions

Singh: Expose Black Money

German and Swiss banks have just released the names of dirty politicians who have been illegally stashing money abroad. But Prime Minister Singh refuses to tell us who they are.

Fearing a scandal, the PM’s office is protecting the identity of those crooked politicians responsible for smuggling India’s wealth out of the country. This means that . . . → Read More: Singh: Expose Black Money

Stop the Crackdown , Libya

Dear friends,

Hundreds of democracy protesters are being massacred by Qaddafi’s military in Libya. The UN is in emergency meetings right now and could freeze the regime’s assets, impose a no-fly zone, and threaten trials in international courts. Tell the UN to act now to stop the bloodshed.

Libya’s armed forces are using machine guns and fighter . . . → Read More: Stop the Crackdown , Libya

Sir, why give another prejudice to cops?

The Safe City campaign was launched by a group of girls last year, in partnership with Metro, to make public places in Calcutta safer for women by raising awareness and taking the fight to the harassers.

The Safe City girls, outraged by the comments made by the home secretary at Writers’ Buildings on Thursday, wrote . . . → Read More: Sir, why give another prejudice to cops?

Bharatiya Bigyan O juktibadi Samity (Rationalist Association, Regn no S/63498) is going to complete 26 years on 1st March, 2011.

Our Invitation Card

The Annual Conference and Special program with Rationalist Award Ceremony will be held on 5 and 6 March, 2011 at

“Basundhara” banquet house at Sonarpur. (5 minutes from Sonarpur station by Rajpur-bound auto.)

Program details:–

5th March – Registration of names will start from 8am.

Delegates! Hurry up and join . . . → Read More: Bharatiya Bigyan O juktibadi Samity (Rationalist Association, Regn no S/63498) is going to complete 26 years on 1st March, 2011.

“Why not hold the long-denied plebiscite in divided Kashmir…”

In the context of the division of Sudan Gwynne Dyer has written in his column ‘When Lines are drawn’ …

“…If it is okay to split up Sudan, what’s to stop other secessionist groups from launching wars of independence, knowing that if enough people are killed they will probably get their way in the . . . → Read More: “Why not hold the long-denied plebiscite in divided Kashmir…”