Iranian Woman

Joobin Bekhrad (BBA, MSc.) is the Founder and Editor of REORIENT, as well as the Co-Founder of artclvb, an online platform for contemporary Middle Eastern art. He is also the author of a… Continue reading

Stakes for Elections 2014: Secularism or Democracy

Mazher Hussain is Executive Director of COVA, a national network working on issues of communal harmony in India and peace in South Asia. Finally we seem to have succeeded in dividing India, a… Continue reading

The Economics of Self-publishing

Mohan Guruswamy is Chairman and founder of Centre for Policy Alternatives, New Delhi, India. He has over three decades of experience in government, industry and academia. He can be contacted at mohanguru[at]gmail.com. Lets… Continue reading

WHY PM SHOULD NOT HIRE A JOURNALIST AS MEDIA ADVISER

Uday Sahay is a Communication Analyst. He can be contacted at uday.sahay[at]sauvcommunications.com. Sanjay Baru’s book – The Accidental Prime Minister – is talk of the cities in India and their select circles. Confirmatory… Continue reading

So what is Narendra Modi angry about?

Mohan Guruswamy is Chairman and founder of Centre for Policy Alternatives, New Delhi, India. He has over three decades of experience in government, industry and academia. He can be contacted at mohanguru[at]gmail.com. Ham… Continue reading

Military spending continues to fall in the West but rises everywhere else

World military expenditure totalled $1.75 trillion in 2013, a fall of 1.9 per cent in real terms since 2012, according to figures released on April 14, 2014 by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute… Continue reading

AAP needs only 3 seats to win India

Mahesh Murthy is a commentator and an entrepreneur.  The Aam Aadmi Party doesn’t need 272 seats to win India. Just 3. Bear with me, this might be long, but it might also be… Continue reading

An illegal campaign is on for Tejpal

Vrinda Grover is a noted lawyer and activist. The CCTV footage has been shown to many carefully identified and selected persons in the media and influential and powerful persons, by family and close… Continue reading

Botswana’s hunting ban: Bushmen starve, trophy hunters carry on

Survival International is the global movement for tribal peoples’ rights. We help tribal people defend their lives, protect their lands and determine their own futures. Founded in 1969, Survival celebrates its 45th Anniversary… Continue reading

रेणु की ‘चुनावी-लीला’

गिरिन्द्र नाथ महानगर दिल्ली में पत्रकारिता छोड़ बिहार के पूर्णिया जिले के अपने गाँव में अब खेती-बाड़ी कर रहे हैं. उनसे girindranath[at]gmail.com पर संपर्क किया जा सकता है. चुनाव के इस मौसम में… Continue reading

Escaping death in the Land of the Pure

Raza Rumi, a noted writer and journalist from Pakistan, hosts a show on Express TV and works as a consulting editor at The Friday Times. Finally, I countenanced what I had been dreading… Continue reading