http://scroll.in/article/683948/Why-it's-a-good-idea-for-foreign-law-firms-to-be-barred-from-practice-in-India Why it's a good idea for foreign law firms to be barred from practice in India The entry of foreign law firms will hurt the average Indian’s ability to find adequate legal representation. During a recent visit to India, Shailesh Vara, the United Kingdom’s minister for the Courts and Legal Aid, expressed optimism about... Continue Reading →
The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded this Friday to India’s Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai for their struggles against the suppression of children and for young people’s rights, including the right to education. That is great news, and it might almost mean Nobel Peace Prize makes sense again, after being awarded to Barack Obama... Continue Reading →
Press Release: U.S. Puts Unwarranted Pressure on India for Taking Legal Steps to Increase Access to Affordable Medicines New Delhi/ New York, 25 September 2013—On the eve of a meeting between U.S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) warned that India... Continue Reading →
Anthea Butler, a professor of religious studies at the University of Pennsylvania, called God a white racist in blog post. via Anthea Butler, University of Pennsylvania professor, calls God racist.
If the BRICS nations donâ€™t colonise space, twenty-first century cities on the Moon and Mars are more likely to be named New Seattle, New Washington and New Paris. via Why there is not enough space in the Final Frontier | Russia & India Report.
One problem is Mr. Kerry himself. Officials in New Delhi generally see the former senator and Democratic Party presidential nominee as more sympathetic to rival Pakistan because of his past support for Pakistan's security establishment. via Harsh V. Pant: Kerry's Brief to Reboot India Relations - WSJ.com.
How does the US treat its homeless? As one state passes a bill of rights for the homeless, others are making it illegal to sleep or beg in public places. http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestoryamericas/2012/06/201262761617710509.html
A column published Monday in the New York Times by Jimmy Carter, the 39th president of the United States, constitutes an extraordinary indictment of the Obama administration for engaging in assassinations and other criminal violations of international law and the US Constitution. Titling his column “A Cruel and Unusual Record,” Carter writes: “Revelations that top... Continue Reading →