Monday, 20 August , 2018

India

Amidst Turkish crisis Indian rupee falls to all-time low

By Deepal Jayasekera 18 August 2018 With the ongoing crisis involving Turkish lira, the Indian rupee fell to an all-time low on Tuesday. The Indian...

Rob Nixon: Gov’t Inaction on Climate Change Is “Slow Violence” That...

August 02, 2018 With unprecedented fires, floods and heat waves sweeping the globe, 2018 is on track to be the fourth-hottest year on record. The...

A long march of the dispossessed to Delhi

June 27, 2018 India’s agrarian crisis has gone beyond the agrarian. It’s a crisis of society. Maybe even a civilizational crisis, with perhaps the largest body...

US quits Human Rights Council wearing the emperor’s new clothes

By Lasanda Kurukulasuriya The US quit the UN Human Rights Council on Tuesday (19th June) with rhetoric intended to assert the moral high-ground, slamming the...

Traditional medicine: 50% rise in patients seeking homeopathic treatment

Homeopathy is being promoted as it is not only safe and effective but also due to its high acceptance through high quality surveys of...

What to look for when the leaders of China, Russia, Iran...

China and Russia’s stance on the Iran nuclear deal will be a top issue at the regional security summit in Qingdao By Kinling Lo 08 June,...

Police in south India accused of mass murder after shooting dead...

Eleven people protesting over pollution from a copper plant have been killed by police in Tamil Nadu in south India 23 May, 2018 Another person has...

Monsanto challenges Indian court’s decision that undermines its GMO cotton monopoly

5 May, 2018 Agro-biotechnology giant Monsanto has appealed Delhi High Court’s ruling which, based on national laws, prevents the world’s largest GMO seed producer from...

Fabricated Reality: Lobbying for GMO Agriculture in India

by Colin Todhunter February 12, 2018 Richard John Roberts is a prominent biochemist and molecular biologist. On his recent visits to India, he has talked about...

Global Anti-war Protests Against US-led Aggression in Syria

15 April 2018 Anti-war protesters marched in the U.S., India, Mexico, Chile, Turkey, Cyprus, the U.K. and other countries to condemn the U.S.-led attack on...