Rise in international arms transfers is driven by Asian demand

(Stockholm, 19 March 2012) The volume of worldwide arms transfers in 2007-2011 was 24 per cent higher than in 2002-2006 and the five largets arms importers in 2007-2011 were all Asian states, according… Continue reading

US Arming Bahrain

Paul Mutter is a fellow at Truthout.org, as well as a contributor to Foreign Policy in Focus, Mondoweiss, and The Arabist. He is currently on leave from NYU’s graduate program in journalism and… Continue reading

अम्बेडकरवादी आन्दोलन की पड़ताल करती फिल्म जय भीम कॉमरेड

सिनेमा में गहरी दिलचस्पी रखने वाले उदय शंकर जवाहरलाल नेहरु विश्वविद्यालय में शोध-छात्र हैं. उनसे udayshankar151[at]gmail.com पर संपर्क किया जा सकता है. इस आलेख को पढ़ते हुए लेखक के इस निवेदन को ध्यान… Continue reading

Budget 2012: Subsidies for the rich twice that for the poor

Prasenjit Bose, a Ph D in Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, is Convenor of the Research Unit, Communist Party of India (Marxist). The Economic Survey presented a day earlier (on March… Continue reading

Budgetary Allocation for Aadhaar/NPR-UIDAI in Contempt of Parliament

इसे हिंदी में पढ़ें : आधार/एनपीआर के लिए बजटीय आवंटन संसद की अवमानना है Both Aadhaar and NPR are security projects 3.57 crore signatures submitted to PM seeking scrapping of Aadhaar March 16, 2012… Continue reading

अरब को बदलती कविता

प्रकाश के रे बरगद के संपादक है. मैं सोचता था कि कविता सब कुछ बदल सकती है, इतिहास बदल सकती है और इंसानियत का भाव पैदा कर सकती है, और यह भी कि… Continue reading

एक दोपहर सपनों के गाँव तिलोनिया में

जवाहरलाल नेहरु विश्वविद्यालय, नई दिल्ली से पी एच डी अरविन्द दास पत्रकार और फोटोग्राफ़र हैं. साहित्य और सिनेमा में गहरी रूचि. इनसे arvindkdas@gmail.com पर संपर्क किया जा सकता है. अजमेर जिले में किशनगढ़… Continue reading

IMO Policy of Dumping Hazardous Ships on Alang Beach & European Double speak

To Shri G K Vasan Union Minister of Shipping Government of Inda New Delhi Subject-IMO Policy of Dumping Hazardous Ships on Alang Beach & European Double speak

Homeless as Mobile Internet Hotspots: job or exploitation?

John Terrett is Al Jazeera’s US correspondent. “Hotspot, hotspot” That’s Mark … a popular guy. He must be, he’s surrounded by people. “Need to get online, I’m your guy” But wait, think again. Everyone’s… Continue reading

JNU Students’ Union Election 2012: A Photo Essay

A gradute of Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Ankit Agrawal is trained in New Media Journalism from Asian College of Journalism, Chennai. Currently, he is based in Delhi and can be contacted at ankitagrawal[at]hotmail.co.in. Jawaharlal Nehru… Continue reading

Anti-nuclear is not anti-national, or anti-India

Dr. Dhirendra Sharma, Director of Science Policy Centre, is the author of India’s Nuclear Estate. He can be contacted at dhiren.sharma32[at]gmail.com. Dr. Man Mohan Singh has accused the anti- nuclear protesters for serving… Continue reading