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  • We need to protect our children from this #ToxiCity now!

    Blogpost by Aishwarya Madineni - February 17, 2015 at 14:17

    Delhi has been ranked by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as the world’s most polluted city and it is estimated that 10,000 pre-mature deaths occur every year in the city due to air pollution. The Meteorological Department’s live monitoring screens... Read more >

  • Obama and Modi want to sell nuclear power to India that is too dangerous and expensive even for US

    Blogpost by Hozefa Merchant, Sunanda Mehta & Jim Riccio - January 30, 2015 at 12:28

    Only two new nuclear plants are being built in the US and even they are way over budget.

    The recent “breakthrough” in the nuclear talks between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama has raised more questions than answers. ... Read more >

  • Obama will come, Obama will go, Delhiites will have no respite from toxic air

    Blogpost by Aishwarya Madineni - January 26, 2015 at 13:02

    26 January 2015

    Smog at Republic Day rehearsals at India gate © Sudhanshu Malhotra

     

    As soon as the news on India’s most-awaited chief guest for its 66th Republic Day was announced, the international media and the U.S. Govt were quick to take note of the levels of air pollution in Delhi. The U.S. Embassy in Delhi, equipped w... Read more >

  • Democracy prevails

    Blogpost by Divya Raghunandan - January 20, 2015 at 18:37

    20 January 2015

    People power victory for Greenpeace India

     

    Today the courts were to decide if Greenpeace India’s international funds blocked by the Ministry of Home Affairs would be released or not. Arundhati, a Greenpeace campaigner, had been at the Delhi High Court all day waiting for our hear... Read more >

  • What's the cost of standing up for fundamental rights in India?

    Blogpost by Priya Pillai - January 13, 2015 at 16:57

    Sunday marked yet another black day for fundamental rights in India. Though these charter of rights are enshrined in our constituion, my experience on Sunday morning at the Delhi airport show that these are not equally accessible to all citizens.

    Early... Read more >

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