The Dog That Did Not Bark or the Missing Evidence in MH17 Tragedy

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Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, July 31, 2014
The shooting down on July 17th of the Malaysian airliner MH17, killing all 283 passengers and 15 crew members, undoubtedly is one of the most unfortunate consequences of the civil war in Ukraine. The world should have responded with independent investigations, possibly under the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) or any other international agency. Instead, the tragic incident is being used by the US and its allies in tandem with Ukraine's...

AIPSN Statement on Intimidation and Threat of Rape on Karnataka Activist


Newsclick, July 31, 2014
The threat from Hindutva fundamentalist forces looms larger with each passing day. Obscurantist views on society such as support to khap panchayats, on the status and role of women such as playing down incidents of rape and blaming women or “western culture” for the same, on education such as textbooks glorifying an imagined past and advancing completely erroneous ideas on science and knowledge in ancient India, are all being advanced from...


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