Three questions on Libya

A six month NATO-aided rebellion in Libya has advanced on the capital, Tripoli, in an effort to oust 42-year leader Muammar Gaddafi. Marwan Bishara, Al Jazeera’s senior political analyst, comments on three key… Continue reading

Issues Involved in Present Anti-Corruption Movement

Parimal Maya Sudhakar, a JNU almuni and former student leader, is a political activist and commentator. He email id is parimalmayasudhakar The present anti-corruption movement has divided India into two categories. The… Continue reading

Riots, royal weddings and recession

In their highly misguided and at times absurd responses to the UK’s recent rioting, we may well ask if Britain’s elites ‘are living in a time warp’, writes Lara Pawson. She is a… Continue reading

Aam Jan Lokpal, UIDs: A third view

Today, in addition to Aam Jan Lokpal, the country seeks liberation from non-governmental institutions which takes birth due to legislations passed by British Parliament in 1860 and 1882. Gopal Krishnaexplains. Krishna is an… Continue reading

On Indus Waters Treaty

Amit Ranjan is a Research Scholar in South Asian Studies division of School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. His other posts can be seen here. He can be reached at… Continue reading

NAPM Gives National Call to Join the struggle for Corruption-free India

NAPM Extends Support to Anti-Corruption Movement and Demand for an Effective Lokpal August 14, New Delhi : Anna Hazare Ji and many others across India will be starting their fast from August 16th… Continue reading

PUCL Statement on the Arrest of Anna Hazare and other Activists

PUCL strongly condemns the arrest of Anna Hazare and other activists before their proposed fast for an effective Lokpal legislation. In a democracy every citizen has a right to articulate his set of… Continue reading

Joint Statement on Martyrdom of Shehla Masood

Joint Statement on Martyrdom of Shehla Masood (for your endorsement) 16 August, 2011 “I am proud to be an Indian.Happy Independence Day.” Shehla Masood, 15 August, 2011 Gandhi “the purpose of civil resistance… Continue reading

ईमानदारी की ताबीज़ और सरकारी-गैर सरकारी कदम ताल

गोपाल कृष्ण पर्यावरण और नागरिक अधिकार कार्यकर्ता हैं. उनका ईमेल है.  आज के दिन आमजन लोकपाल के अलावा संसद और राज्य के विधान सभाओं से यह मांग कर रहा है कि देश… Continue reading

Star whose moves defined India’s swinging Sixties

One of the most celebrated and influential screen icons of Hindi cinema, Shammi Kapoor typified the indomitable spirit of the Sixties. As an ardent lover on screen, as a man of action, and… Continue reading

Panic amid US flash mob attacks

John Terrett is a Washington DC based correspondent for al Jazeera English. It’s August here in the northeastern city of Philadelphia and nearly 50 teenagers have just been rounded up by police for… Continue reading