Gyanendra Pandey, Newsclick, January 23, 2013
Prejudice is cunning. It never appears to the subject or actor as prejudice: it is only ‘others’ who are prejudiced.
Prabir Purkayastha / NewsClick / December 27, 2012
The recent World Conference on International Telecommunications – WCIT 12 – in Dubai on revising the International Telecommunications Regulations (ITR's) ended quite acrimoniously, with 89 countries signing the new ITR's while the US, Canada, EU and Japan walking out.
NewsClick Production / December 22, 2012
Dr. Barry Castleman, a well-known International Expert on Asbestos discusses with NewsClick on the dangers associated with asbestos. He says asbestos, a mineral fibre, is hazardous to the health of the people and to the environment. The exposure to air-borne asbestos dust causes asbestosis and lung cancer. In 2006, ILO and WHO have banned the usage of asbestos and over 50 countries have already banned it. In India, unfortunately there is no regulation on the asbestos industry.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, November 15, 2012
The study of the past has never been an easy exercise.
Courtesy: un.org, October 27, 2012
25 October 2012 - A United Nations independent expert today called on the world body’s General Assembly, as well as civil society, to take action against Israeli and international businesses that are profiting from Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory.
Newsclick Production, October 1, 2012
Dr. Satyajit Rath discusses with Newsclick exciting new results that go in to understanding the differences between immune responses of placental mammals and others. This partly unravels the mystery of why the mother's immune system does not reject the embryo which has genetic material that is partly foreign to the mother's.
The IAEA Applies Incorrect Standards, Exceeding its Legal Mandate and Acting Ultra Vires Regarding Iran
Dan JoynerCourtesy: Arms Control Law, September 24, 2012
The other day I was reading over the most recent IAEA Director General’s (DG’s) report to the IAEA Board of Governors (BOG) on implementation of safeguards in Iran.
Vijay Prashad, Courtesy: Asia Times, August 27, 2012
At the sidelines of the 16th Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit in Tehran, Iran, the governments of Afghanistan, India and Iran will hold a small conclave.
Courtesy: taxjustice.net, August 11, 2012
At least $21 trillion of unreported private financial wealth was owned by wealthy individuals via tax havens at the end of 2010. This sum is equivalent to the size of the United States and Japanese economies combined.
Githa Hariharan, Newsclick, July 28, 2012
Home. The word is used so casually by most of us. What the word stands for is also easy enough to identify. A house or a room; a village or a city or a country; a couple of people or more; a language or two; food, maybe some landscapes, myths and tales. In other words, everything intimately tied with day to day life; the familiar; the taken-for-granted.