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Mayday on May Day

We've 'moved on' to a brave new world in which, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara, you have to swim with the tide...…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Two gracious women I knew

Mourning the loss of her beloved Aunty, Mari Marcel Thekaekara reflects on artful manners that seem to be disappearing with the older generation..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Cyber crimes

Next time youre downloading a film or music through the internet, spare a thought for Hew Griffiths, 44 years old, unemployed and now languishing in a jail half a world away from his home. Unlike most of the other inmates, hes not there for doing drugs, theft or assault. Rather, his crime was to belong to a group that cracked security codes of some of the United States biggest media moguls, giving group members access to software and games that - if downloaded - could have been accessed free of…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Radio New Internationalist - Up in smoke

Forty-seven million documents are now online that trace the power-marketing and politicking undertaken by the tobacco industry the only industry in the world thats able to sell a product that is directly killing many of those who buy it. Theres a lode of gems you can find in these documents: that is, if youve got time to wade through 47 million pages. Anne Landman the editor of TobaccoWiki, a new online research and information project being facilitated by the Center for Media and Democracy…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
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Lessons from the past could help tackle today’s narcotics trade

Eric Gutierrez argues that the British East India Company was itself a drug cartel.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Women in India are not asking for it

After anexposérevealsthe true thoughts of Indian police officers about rape victims, Mari Marcel Thekaekara says attitudes must change.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
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‘Kill the Beef-eaters!’

A climate of fear is building in India as anti-Muslim sentiment leads to murder. Mari Marcel Thekaekara reports.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

The hypocrisy of sexism in India

As a young student is injured for wearing the ‘wrong’ clothes, Mari Marcel Thekeakara says that women will fight on against violence.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

To England, with sympathy and concern

In the wake of the riots, Indian writer and activist Mari Marcel Thekaekaraon both the stark differences and worrying similarities to the situation on the subcontinent.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Playing fair

The world’s conflicts require journalists to be unbiased and incorruptible. Time to rise to the challenge, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

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