Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, Nov. 7, 2011
Seema Mustafa, Newsclick, Nov. 5, 2011
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah says he wants the Armed Forces Powers Act revoked in some parts of Jammu and Kashmir.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, Nov. 4, 2011
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, Nov 1, 2011
Team Anna has chosen to close ranks on the issues that have created some controversy in recent days. Part of this controversy related to its own action in Hissar where it opposed the Congress candidate in the bye-election. The second is members in its 'core group' exhibiting less than high standards of probity it demands of others in public life: Kiran Bedi, one of leading lights of Team Anna fudging air tickets to generate funds for her NGO.
Vijay Prashad, Counter Punch, Oct 23, 2011
On the dusty reaches out of Sirte, a convoy flees a battlefield. A NATO aircraft fires and strikes the cars. The wounded struggle to escape. Armed trucks, with armed fighters, rush to the scene.
Newsclick Presentation, Sept 24, 2011
Phyllis Bennis, Courtesy: www.salon.com, Oct. 21, 2011
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, Oct. 20, 2011
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, Oct 12, 2011
Wired has reported that a virus has hit the US drone fleet operating out of Creech Airbase in Nevada. This has not stopped the Predator and Reaper drones from operating in Afghanistan, West Asia and now also North Africa, the areas the US considers as “war zones” – a shadowy war in which the ratio of high valued targets to actual “kills” are now (2009-2010 figures) running at 1: 147.
Srinivasan Ramani, Newsclick, 11-October-2011