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 krishna2777@gmail.com 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

An Open Letter to David Cameron’s Parents

Nathaniel Tapley is an award-winning comedy writer-performer. He lives in Surrey, Britain and is a citizen of UK and USA. His website is http://nathanieltapley.com/ This is taken from Nathaniel website. The readers of… Continue reading

आरक्षण फ़िल्म का विरोध फासीवाद का एक नया संस्करण है

प्रकाश के रे बरगद के संपादक है. आरक्षण फ़िल्म पर मौजूदा विवाद ने उन बहसों को ज़िंदा तो कर ही दिया है जो ऐसे मौकों पर होती रहती हैं, लेकिन इससे कुछ नई… Continue reading

UK: Response to proposed social media crackdown

Posted: 11 August 2011  Kate Allen, Director of Amnesty International UK, said: “Human rights are not an inflexible, blunt instrument designed to prevent the police from protecting people and thwarting crime. However, any… Continue reading

Karachi’s silk business hanging by thread

Imtiaz Tyab, based in Toronto, is Al Jazeera English’s Canada Correspondent. Imtiaz joined AJE from BBC World television where he was a London-based reporter. Prior to that, he was a Washington, DC correspondent… Continue reading