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  • Local MP visits Junglistan Nivas

    Blogpost by Brikesh Singh - September 24, 2012 at 20:44

    Finally after 22 days of occupying the forest I had the local MP Hansraj Ahir visit me at the tree house. He was accompanied by two big shots from Western Coal Fields Limited (WCL). They are the guys who own and operate the mines in Chandrapur. Read more >

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  • Junglistan diaries: booster shots of inspiration

    Blogpost by Brikesh Singh - September 24, 2012 at 18:12

    Sisters from St Mary's convent and Montfort convent visited the tree house. I was amazed by their energy and enthusiasm.

    Sisters from St Mary's school visit the tree houseA lot of visitors who are half their age shy away from climbing up the tree house but all the sisters climbed up in no time and t... Read more >

  • Tsunami Colony: a story of despair, disturbance and displacement

    Blogpost by Ali Abbas - September 24, 2012 at 17:50

    The protest against the Koodankulam nuclear plant is one of the longest peaceful movements in the history of India after the Gandhian movement. Even among the many anti-nuclear movements globally, the Koodankulam protests are seen as the best example ... Read more >

  • What is breakfast for a snake?

    Blogpost by Brikesh Singh - September 21, 2012 at 16:13

    I know I've repeatedly mentioned that there are a lot of snakes around this area, but substantial evidence has been missing all this while. This morning I was presented with an opportunity to provide you guys with evidence that there are a lot of s... Read more >

  • Koodankulam protesters tell their story

    Blogpost by Ali Abbas - September 19, 2012 at 17:53

    Today was my third day at Idinthakarai. Finally after two days I could catch some sleep in the parish house where the priests stay. The people of Idinthikarai sleep under the same roof because they fear that the police repression might happen again at... Read more >

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