Category Archive: Environment

Shifting people from Bharat to India.

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. In… Continue reading

No rewriting of geography through interlinking of rivers : A letter to Ms Uma Bharati

Gopal Krishna is an activist and associated with Khet Bachao Jeevan Bachao Sangharsh Samiti, ToxicsWatch Alliance, Ban Asbestos Network of India (BANI), IMOWatch, MediaVigil & WaterWatch Alliance. He is also researching the corporate… Continue reading

Demystifying ‘National Interest’ in the US-India partnership

Urvashi Sarkar is a freelance journalist and works with the South Solidarity Initiative.  She tweets @storyandworse. Barring a parting cautionary remark on religious intolerance, US President Obama’s three day visit to India was… Continue reading

From a Common Man to Another : Critical Issues Before the Aam Admi Party (AAP)

Prashant Negi is Assistant Professor, Dr. K. R. Narayanan Centre for Dalit and Minorities Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi and Managing Trustee, Centre for Development Studies, Shimla. He can be contacted at… Continue reading

Five things AAP Govt in Delhi must do

Gopal Krishna is an activist and associated with ToxicsWatch Alliance, Ban Asbestos Network of India (BANI), IMOWatch, MediaVigil & WaterWatch Alliance. He is also researching the corporate crimes in India after Independence. He… Continue reading

ILO, WHO and Elimination of Asbestos related diseases

To Shri Bandaru Dattatreya Union Minister of Labour and Employment Union Ministry Labour & Employment Government of India New Delhi Subject- ILO, WHO and Elimination of Asbestos related diseases Sir, Let me congratulate… Continue reading

Whose Iron Ore is it anyway?

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. For… Continue reading

Few things the new government must do

Gopal Krishna is an activist and associated with ToxicsWatch Alliance, Ban Asbestos Network of India (BANI), IMOWatch, MediaVigil & WaterWatch Alliance. He is also researching the corporate crimes in India after Independence. He… Continue reading

“China’s Chairman is our Chairman?”

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. When… 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

An appeal to the organisers and participants of Jaipur Literature Festival

Please endorse and share widely… A writer’s life is a highly vulnerable, almost naked activity. We don’t have to weep about that. The writer makes his choice and is stuck with it. But… Continue reading