The Gaza Truce: A New Strategic Balance in the Region
A cease-fire brokered by Egypt and in the final stages, the US, between Hamas and Israel has finally halted the eight-day conflict in Gaza. 170...
The 2G Auction: Rigged to Flop?
The recent auction of the 2G spectrum has drawn bids of only Rs. 9,407 crore. Various spokespersons of the Congress and Union ministers have been...
The latest Gaza Catastrophe
Many aspects of the current assault on Gaza pass under the radar screens of world conscience.
Netanyahu and the Gaza Missiles
Civilians Under Attack in Gaza: a Photo Essay
The Israeli attacks across the Gaza Strip have entered their third day. We write this report amid the sounds of incessant bombings, which have...
The Bombs that Blast Gaza: A View from the Ground
November 15, 2012 Gaza.
As I begin to write this piece my computer falls from my hands to the floor as a bomb drops meters...
Assassinating Ahmed Jaabari was a pre-emptive strike against long...
Dr. Gershon Baskin, the initiator and negotiator of the secret back channel for the release of Gilad Shalit writes about Israel's assassination of...
Stop a New Israeli Massacre in Gaza: Boycott Israel Now!
Occupied Palestine, 15 November 2012 - On November 8, Israel carried out an attack on civilians in the occupied and besieged Gaza Strip,...
The Agonies of Susan Rice: Gaza and the Negroponte Doctrine
In the dark of night, on 14 November, the United Nations Security Council met to discuss Israel’s bombardment of Gaza. As elections in Israel...
History, Genetics and Statistics
The study of the past has never been an easy exercise.
We tend to think of Haryana today as the home of “honour” killings, gang rapes, domestic violence, violence against Dalit, violence...
Putting Palestine on the Map
They want their homeland? They should fight for it. -- Ali Khaled, father of Leila Khaled, 1950s
With the US embroiled in Afghanistan’s...
Is ITU Really Threatening the Internet?
We have already written about the forthcoming International Telecommunications Union's (ITU) conference – World Conference on International...
Health Insurance: The Road to Health for All?
In 2007 the Government of Andhra Pradesh launched an insurance scheme that was designed to protect patients from the ‘catastrophic’...
Tomorrow, the bankers and corporate chiefs are planning an historic victory party. With the election of Mitt Romney, their takeover of American...