Vol 8 Issue 47, Nov 17, 2017 - Nov 23, 2017.

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  • Dangerous visit

    Dangerous visit

    Anti-nuke activists write ‘open letter’ to fellow Indians seeking their prayers and urging them to watch developments in Kudankulam a day after TN top cop’s visit to KKNPP project site
      Posted    03-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 9
  • Sponsored struggle

    Sponsored struggle

    Fishermen donate 10 percent of their income to the anti-nuclear plant protest in Kudankulam, say activists, who have issued a statement of accounts to prove that their struggle is self-funded
      Posted    02-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 9
  • Interesting deals

    Interesting deals

    With lakhs of crores of rupees ready to be spent on nuclear projects in deals with countries like the US, Russia and France, Sam Rajappa wonders in whose interest the PM is working for
      Posted    02-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 9
  • Battle lines drawn

    Battle lines drawn

    The protest against the Kudankulam nuclear plant is a classic case of a battle between David and Goliath with the mighty Indian State pitting itself against ordinary citizens, says Udayakumar
      Posted    29-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 8
  • Good job, guys!

    Good job, guys!

    KravMaga Sreeram, the man who drew the sketch of the prime suspect in the Chennai bank robbery cases, justifies the recent police encounter that killed five suspects, in this exclusive article
      Posted    27-Feb-2012    Vol 2 Issue 8
  • Search for truth

    Search for truth

    Two Tamil activists, Yogi Yogaratnam and V Balakumaran, are in secret custody of the Lankan government, according to a British Tamils Forum activist, who spoke to Radhika Giri recently
      Posted    25-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 8
  • Teaching India

    Teaching India

    A former IITian, after obtaining a PhD from US, decided to reach out to the poor, mostly in rural areas, to help them learn. Marie Banu meets Balaji Sampath to find out about his ‘Aid India’
      Posted    17-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 7
  • Holistic conservation

    Holistic conservation

    Aaranyak, a bio-diversity group in Assam, helps people living in the fringes of Manas National Park find ways of alternative livelihood as part of its conservation project, says Anup Sharma
      Posted    17-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 7
  • Review Lanka

    Review Lanka

    As Sri Lankan navy continues to attack Tamil Nadu fishermen, what would be India’s stand at the UNHRC session, wonders Paul Newman, as he urges New Delhi to review its Lanka policy
      Posted    16 Feb 2012    Vol 3 Issue 6
  • Space for food

    Space for food

    With India’s population expected to cross 1.6 billion by 2050, renowned space scientist U R Rao feels remote sensing technology needs to be tapped more to meet the nation’s growing food demand
      Posted    15-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 6
  • The T factor

    The T factor

    In the final part of his article on Sinhalese racism in Sri Lanka and the ethnic conflict it started, Brian Senewiratne blames the British for sowing the seeds of trouble in the island nation
      Posted    10-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 5
  • Why this kolaveri

    Why this kolaveri

    In a hard-hitting article that explores the Sinhalese racist mindset starting from Anagarika Dharmapala to Mahinda Rajapaksa, Brian Senewiratne evaluates the failed State of Sri Lanka
      Posted    08-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 5
  • Blacked out

    Blacked out

    The Weekend Leader’s domain name was blocked for over 24 hours on an alleged issue of spamming. The charge against us was that we were found to be “involved in spamming."
      Posted    03-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Deadly blow

    Deadly blow

    The Supreme Court cancels all one hundred and twenty two telecom licences granted during the tenure of former communications minister A Raja and praises those who helped expose the scam
      Posted    02-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Forgotten family

    Forgotten family

    The family of the man who chased and caught Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Godse at Birla House in Delhi over six decades ago lives in penury, as the government refuses to lend a helping hand
      Posted    31-Jan-2012    Vol 2 Issue 4
  • Inside story

    Inside story

    While there appears to be an attempt to depict Gen. Singh in bad light, a close scrutiny of records, including a confidential memo from the military secretary’s branch, tell a different story
      Posted    30-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Beautiful cause

    Beautiful cause

    Fashion designer Ahana Deol, daughter of Hema Malini and Dharmendra, is designing for a beauty pageant being organised to help families of martyrs from the Indian army, and underprivileged kids
      Posted    28-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Possibility unlimited

    Possibility unlimited

    “It all depends on who you are looking up to, who you are with, and what you are reading that shapes your own destiny and the destiny of countless others.” Text of Editor’s speech at VIT function
      Posted    26-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Moving scene

    Moving scene

    While India's growth is fuelled by migration, the migrant laborer does not get his due share. Rajiv Khandelwal of Aajeevika Bureau, a public initiative based in Udaipur, explains why it is so
      Posted    26-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Cost of genocide

    Cost of genocide

    Boycott Sri Lanka Team spots sale of Sri Lankan made biscuits and chocolates in TUCS outlets in Chennai, takes up matter with government official, and succeeds in taking them off the shelves
      Posted    25-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 3
  • No sweet dreams

    No sweet dreams

    Even as big powers, including India, continue to shield the genocidal regime in Sri Lanka, the good news is that the latest Human Rights Watch report may give nightmares to President Rajapaksa
      Posted    25-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 3
  • Late bloomer

    Late bloomer

    Hasnath Mansur started educating Muslim women on their rights after a career in education, 23 years of it as a woman’s college principal. Anita Pratap shoots questions and Mahesh Bhat pictures
      Posted    20-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 3
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