New Internationalist

India-

We have 394 articles tagged India-. Showing pages 31 to 40.

A breath of fresh air

After 35 days of curfew, residents in Palhalan in North Kashmir get a taste of freedom..…

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

Trafficked

What kind of person wakes up and says: Right, Im going to make some money by selling a person today? Apparently its often a parent or trusted friend; someone known to the victim. And its women as well as men. Todays program seeks out sex traffickers and what can be done to stop them.…

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

Indian elections, democracy and all that

We tend to treat our government as a joke and our democracy as a farce, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara of India. But often, the electorate stuns the intelligentsia.…

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

Radio New Internationalist - The real thing

This program investigates Coca Cola that sugary soft drink that has led the corporate pack towards international profit and power. Whats in its bottles? Whats in its history? And whats in the global movement to ban it from schools, university and government canteens? Find out as:Amit Srivastava from the India Resource Center leads the way, by explaining how Coke plants steal water and pollute land and cause community outrage strong enough to close Coke plants in India; Nutritionist Marion…

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

The price of tourism

Kumar takes a small plaster elephant from the rows displayed on theglass cabinet of his shop. He starts drawing lines on the floor withits foot. 'The government wants to turn this place into a second TajMahal.…

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

A chilly reprieve

The arrival of winter has brought back a semblance of normality to the Kashmir Valley.…

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

A bride burnt every hour: the horror of dowry deaths

So why aren’t Indians up in arms about it? Time to name and shame, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

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

Radio New Internationalist - Cotton Pickin'

Cotton pickinFresh from an assignment in India, New Internationalist co-editor Richard Swift joins the radio team to pick the issues from the worlds cotton fields. Ninety-nine per cent of cotton farmers now live in the Global South two-thirds in India and China. Yet some in India estimate that only one per cent of the price of a cotton shirt brought in the West ends up in the hands of the farmers.…

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

Binayak Sen and the 'tattered Gandhian dream'

You may recall that we ran a special feature by regular NI contributor Mari Marcel Thekaekara on the worldwide protest to free Dr Binayak Sen– a doctor who works with poor communities in central India and who wasarrested on trumped-up charges of 'terrorism' by the Indian Government..…

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

Kiss my chaddies, dude

A playful Valentine’s Day action campaign in India is highlighting how publicity stunts can boomerang. .…

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

Related

RSS feed of articles tagged India- (page 4)

Search results for India-

Browse

Still can't find it?

Our entire digital archive is available on your browser and mobile device.

Popular tags

All tags