Vol 9 Issue 50, Dec 07, 2018 - Dec 13, 2018.


  • Neo zamindars

    Neo zamindars

    If you thought democracy has done away with zamindars in India, hang on. A land reform activist sees a modern zamindari in corporate houses, acquiring huge chunks of land, says Anjali Ojha
      Posted    19-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 42
  • Able college

    Able college

    Delhi’s Manovikas College is a distinguished institution of higher education. Rahul Vaishnavi tells out how it has helped youth who failed to cope in other colleges, stand on their own legs
      Posted    19-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 42
  • Saving the sand

    Saving the sand

    Environmentalists recommend developing alternatives to sand from industrial waste, recycled glass or debris, for usage in construction and development activities, says Mohammed Shafeeq
      Posted    13-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 41
  • Hidden report

    Hidden report

    National Advisory Council member and activist Aruna Roy demands explanation from government on denial of information to activists under RTI on safety of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant
      Posted    12-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 41
  • Hail Jairam

    Hail Jairam

    Whatever some political outfits may have to say of Union Minister Jairam Ramesh’s remarks on ‘toilets vs temples’, common people stress the need for more clean public toilets in the country
      Posted    12-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 41
  • Joy of seeing

    Joy of seeing

    On this World Sight Day, Elizabeth Kurian shares the stories of Daniel, Venkatesh and Maniki, who got their sight back thanks to the organizations working among the visually impaired
      Posted    11-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 40
  • Cornering Vadra

    Cornering Vadra

    Arvind Kejriwal continues his charge against DLF and Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi. He has now sought a white paper on dealings between the Haryana govt and DLF
      Posted    09-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 40
  • A cry for help

    A cry for help

    Encouraged by a recent statement of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, anti-nuke activists in Kudankulam have appealed to her for help. Sam Rajappa presents the Kudankulam case to her
      Posted    06 Oct 2012    Vol 3 Issue 40
  • Sans nuclear

    Sans nuclear

    A study by two professors in IISc has revealed that India’s energy needs can be met by solar and other renewable sources, says K S Jayaraman, adding that the country needs no nuclear plants
      Posted    05-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 40
  • Disarming Bhatt?

    Disarming Bhatt?

    In a letter to Chief Minister Narendra Modi, IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt accuses his government of seeking to jeopardize his security by striving to dispossess him of his service weapons
      Posted    03-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 39
  • Safe eating

    Safe eating

    In these times when activists talk about various rights, why is ‘right to safe food’ not an issue? Hemant Goswami stresses on the need to reclaim the right as it is linked to ‘right to life’  
      Posted    29-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 39
  • Beyond power

    Beyond power

    IITian Yogeshwar Kumar, who has set up micro-hydroelectric plants in neglected hilly villages, looks beyond rural household lighting. His community-run power stations also operate rural enterprises like flour mills, says Kavita Kanan Chandra
      Posted    29-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 39
  • Govt lingers, life lost

    Govt lingers, life lost

    Tamil Nadu fisherman dies in a Colombo prison. Activists tell M R Narayan Swamy that his life may have been saved if the Indian govt had brought him back to the country under a bilateral pact 
      Posted    25-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 38
  • Protest in sea

    Protest in sea

    In a massive show of strength, thousands of fishermen Saturday blocked the approach channel to the Tuticorin Port with their boats to protest against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project
      Posted    22-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 38
  • Vaiko detained

    Vaiko detained

    MDMK leader Vaiko and hundreds of his supporters from Tamil Nadu, who were protesting Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa's visit to Sanchi, detained in Chhindwara district of Madhya Pradesh
      Posted    21 Sep 2012    Vol 3 Issue 38
  • On the killer's trail

    On the killer's trail

    MDMK leader Vaiko holds his ground in Madhya Pradesh, as the state govt refuses permission to his convoy to proceed to Sanchi for the black flag protest against Rajapaksa, says Akash Bisht
      Posted    20 Sep 2012    Vol 3 Issue 37
  • Echoes of war

    Echoes of war

    Senior journalist Rajesh Sundaram launches online signature campaign against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s Indian visit, even as Puducherry responds to bandh call of Naam Thamilar
      Posted    17-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 37
  • Coastal killing

    Coastal killing

    Was the Coast Guard aircraft responsible for the death of a fisherman, who was watching the ‘jal satyagraha’ of anti-Kudankulam nuclear plant protesters? P C Vinoj Kumar seeks answers
      Posted    15 Sep 2012    Vol 3 Issue 37
  • It's not fair

    It's not fair

    In the prevalent skin colour bias, Kavitha Emmanuel sees racism. Wondering why we have failed to see the beauty that is evident in people, she wants society to accept that Black is beautiful
      Posted    14-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 37
  • Waves of protest

    Waves of protest

    Protests in Kudankulam continue in absence of anti-nuke activist S P Udayakumar, as villagers opposed to the nuclear power plant launch a ‘jal satyagraha’ standing at waist-deep sea water
      Posted    13-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 36
  • Sanchi march

    Sanchi march

    MDMK leader Vaiko sees hand of Indian intelligence to thwart his party’s protest against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s Sanchi visit, but remains firm on plan, says Radhika Giri
      Posted    12-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 36
  • Appeal for restraint

    Appeal for restraint

    Greenpeace and Amnesty International have condemned the TN government’s use of force on anti-nuclear power plant protestors that has left one dead and several others injured
      Posted    10-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 36
  • Tuesday, December 11, 2018