MV Wisdom to Repeat Platinum II Act?

Gopal Krishna of ToxicsWatch Alliance (TWA) reports: Reliable sources have revealed that the cash buyer (current unofficial owner) of MV Wisdom is one Mr Gupta and the buyer is one Mr Bansal. Both… Continue reading

Women activists prepare to defy Saudi Arabian driving ban

16 June 2011 Saudi Arabian authorities must stop treating women as second-class citizens and open the Kingdom’s roads to women drivers, Amnesty International said today, as a group of women prepared to defy… Continue reading

क्या कबीर बग़ावत के सबसे बड़े ब्रांड हैं?

प्रतिरोध की स्थिति में हम सब कबीर को क्यों याद करते हैं? क्या कबीर आज भी हमारे दैनिक जीवन में सामाजिक आर्थिक राजनीतिक प्रतिरोध के सबसे देसी प्रतीक हैं? जब भी संघर्ष पर… Continue reading

Welcome to the ‘American Market’ – On sale: Night-vision goggles, RPGs

For people who openly sell night-vision goggles, grenades and even the occasional RPG, the dealers at the American Market in Peshawar are remarkably reluctant to talk about their clientele. Eventually, a laptop dealer,… Continue reading

An appeal to extend support to the agitating workers of Maruti Suzuki at Manesar

हिंदी में इस अपील को यहाँ पढ़ें. Dear friend, More than 2000 workers of the Maruti Suzuki factory at Manesar, Gurgaon are on strike since last June 4 and are sitting inside the… Continue reading

Verify the Documents of Alang bound vessels like MV Wisdom

Maritime Security Concerns Remain Unaddressed DG Shipping Must Demand Details of Port of Registry, Name and address of ship owner, IMO registered owner identification number and IMO company identification Number In the wake… Continue reading

गंगापुत्र निगमानंद बलिदान

सिराज केसर का आलेख हरिद्वार की गंगा में खनन रोकने के लिए कई बार के लंबे अनशनों और जहर दिए जाने की वजह से मातृसदन के संत निगमानंद अब नहीं रहे। हरिद्वार की… Continue reading

Letter to Prime Minister from the Civil Society members of Lokpal Bill Drafting Committee

Letter to Prime Minister from the Civil Society members of Lokpal Bill Drafting Committee: Download pdf version

New Indian Internet Intermediary Regulations Pose Serious Threats to Net Users’ Freedom of Expression

David Rizk is a legal intern at Electronic Frontier Foundation. As the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Opinion and Expression noted recently “[Internet] Intermediaries play a fundamental role in enabling Internet users… Continue reading


Bilderberg is not a Cartesian fantasy world, in which the isolated intentions of some individuals, instead of the dynamics of social processes, shape the course of history as the movement of evolving ideas… Continue reading

Gay, Islamists, and The Arab Spring: What Would A Revolutionary Do?

This past May, the blogger behind the “Gay Girl in Damascus” site responded to an alarmist front-page article by CNN International on the future of LGBT rights in the wake of the Arab… Continue reading