In the Department of Posts, there are 1,55,000 Post Offices out of which 1,29,346 are Branch Post Offices functioning in rural villages.  Out of five lakhs employees 3.07 lakhs employees are Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) mostly working in Branch Post Offices..

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THE real consequences of the strategic alliance with the United States have begun unfolding. Not in the way the Modi government wanted to project it, but in a manner counterproductive to India’s national interests and security concerns... ... read more

THE Modi government is celebrating four years in office with great fanfare.The fact that these four years have unleashed an unparallelled process of social and political retrogression in the country is well-known and need not detain us here.... read more

Mass murderin Gaza


The Israeli military slaughtered dozens of unarmed Palestinian demonstrators and wounded thousands more in Gaza on Monday. As this atrocity was being carried out, a grotesque ceremony was unfolding barely 50 miles away to mark the formal opening of a US embassy in the divided and occupied city of Jerusalem....... read more

Marx Turns 200


I imagine Karl Marx at his desk in the British Library, reading the Blue Books produced by the British imperial officials, studying the large books of Smith and Ricardo, spilling ink onto his coat, wondering what chaos will meet him at home. When he returns home, his children throw themselves on his bulk, demanding he read Shakespeare or ... read more


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