Newsclick Production, September 30,2013
According to the nuclear liability laws passed by India in 2010, compensation for liability in the event of any nuclear accident is to be borne by the foreign supplier. However, recent reports in newspapers indicate that the Indian government in its anxiety to appease the United States is willing to work against these provisions, specially against the Clause 17 of “The Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act.” Newsclick discusses this issue with Prabir Purkayastha from the Delhi Science Forum.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, August 8, 2012
The Power Ministry and Power Grid -- squarely responsible for the failure of the grid on two successive days 30th and 31st July -- have been very successful in hoodwinking the the media about the cause of such a massive failure.
Courtesy: the Real news, Nov. 23, 2011
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, Nov. 4, 2011
Newsclick presentation, July 22, 2011
Newsclick presents a feature on the fuel price hike. Newsclick examines justifications provided by government spokespersons, details their critiques and ascertains the level of distress faced by the "aam aadmi".
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, January 05, 2011