August 14, 2011
No single solution for corruption: President
ITGD Bureau | New Delhi, August 14, 2011 | 20:10
President Pratibha Patil addresses the nation on the eve
of 65th Independence Day.
Terming corruption a cancer affecting the nation, President Pratibha Patil on...
British law spurs scrutiny of excess packaging
The citizens of Lincolnshire, England, were so fed up with the layers of plastic and cardboard and Styrofoam that encased their store purchases this fall that they took a high-priced, highly wrapped piece of meat to...
Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010
Accountability of India's Nonprofits Under Scrutiny
By Nilanjana Bhowmick / New Delhi TIME MAGAZINE
In 2004, Jerry Almeida, then the fundraising director of ActionAid India, was shocked to discover an office in the garage of their Bangalore headquarters where some of the...
May 3, 2010
Arranged marriages risk immigration scrutiny
By CBC News
Proposed changes to Canada's immigration laws have some Canadians with roots in South Asia worried that arranged marriages...
USATODAY.com - But in the future, energy companies may not have to undergo environmental analysis. A section of the energy bill approved by the House of Representatives last month would exempt many federal energy projects from the 1969 National Environmental Policy Act...
washingtonpost.com - During a meeting on North Korea in late 2001, John R. Bolton's repeated talk of overthrowing Kim Jong Il frustrated the State Department's specialist on the country. "Regime change" is not President Bush's declared objective in North Korea, Charles L. Pritchard recalled...
STUDENTS Rail Scrutiny of Sikh
The Daily Californian - Berkeley,CA,USA
Fifty students flocked to Crossroads Dining Commons last night to protest dining staff who tried to kick out a Sikh student for carrying his ceremonial dagger ...