Warning signals

PRAFUL BIDWAI   As the global nuclear industry's fate hangs in the balance, India must rethink its nuclear power expansion plans and impose a moratorium on new reactors. “We cannot afford another accident.” This was…

Baba Ramdev: Yogi or Commissar?

Ram PuniyaniBaba Ramdev has been probably most successful of God men of recent times. He claims to have a following of over a billion people. There are an infinite number of people claiming that his…

Christians in fear after Qur’an burning

Women flee for fear of attack, two Christians killed, more protests expected Tension continues to spread in eastern Punjab province where police struggled to control a mob attempting to raid a Full Gospel Assembly church…

Political Machinations Of Hindutva

By Ram PuniyaniFilm Review(Film: Saffron War by Rajiv Yadav, Shahanawaz Alam and Lakshman Prashad, Duration 61 Minutes, Contribution, Rs 95, Available from: 632/13, Shankarpuri, Kamta, Post: Chinhat, Lucknow, UP)With the rise of Hindutva movement during…

Nuclear disaster: Japan now, India next?

Dear friends across India As nuclear disaster ravages Japan, Congress is moving ahead with plans to build the world's largest nuclear power development -- on an earthquake hotspot. The Jaitapur nuclear reactors have been rubber-stamped…