Human Rights in South Asia

Corruption as a Virtue - Looking at the State of Affairs Prevailing

  0 comments   |     by By Moa Jamir on 16, February 2017

Looking at the state of affairs prevailing in our society in the recent past, a measured conclusion can be drawn that corruption and self-interest have become a virtue in the Naga society. Corruption is a global phenomenon. Humankind since ‘time immemorial’ has failed to hit upon a perfect antidote to free itself from its menacing grip. Only the prevalence varies.  Conc

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Depressing Uncertainty: Nagaland

  0 comments   |     by Dr. Asangba Tzüdir on 15, February 2017

 In the aesthetics of ‘beauty,’ certainty is beautiful while uncertainty is romantic. Conversely,the Nagas are going through a certain kind of uncertainty which has created crises and put the Nagas in a very depressing situation. This depression has somehow blinded and overshadowed the form and content of the crux of the issue with a need for quick answers and fixes; at least f

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Why Ban Mobile Internet in Kashmir?

  0 comments   |     by Gowhar Naz on 14, February 2017

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Marginalized Dalit Communities - Journey Fraught with Struggle

  0 comments   |     by News on 13, February 2017

In the late 1840s, Savitribai Phule embarked upon a mission previously unheard of in the cultural and customary landscape of some peoples of the yet-to-become Indian Union. Having been educated on an equal footing with her husband, Jyotirao Phule, the Dalit couple used education as a fulcrum for social change. Savitribai became the first headmistress of the first girls’ school in Pune. In

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We Must Fight the Encroaching Fascism

  0 comments   |     by Daag Ujjala on 10, February 2017

We Must Fight The Encroaching Fascism. We must fight it hard and fight it now. This time, fascism is global in its implications and nuclear in its capabilities.

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Clamoring For Israeli Approval: Trump’s Election Promises Will Haunt Him

  0 comments   |     by Dr Ramzy Baroud on 09, February 2017

US President Donald Trump promises to be pro-Israel in every aspect.

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The Adivasis of India -A History of Discrimination, Conflict, and Resistance

  0 comments   |     by C.R. Bijoy on 07, February 2017

The 67.7 million people belonging to "Scheduled Tribes" in India are generally considered to be 'Adivasis', literally meaning 'indigenous people' or 'original inhabitants', though the term 'Scheduled Tribes' (STs) is not coterminous with the term 'Adivasis'. Scheduled Tribes is an administrative term used for purposes of 'administering' certain sp

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Trump Furious As Judge Suspends Muslim Ban

  0 comments   |     by Charlotte Silver on 06, February 2017

On Friday, a federal judge in the US state of Washington granted a nationwide stay on key provisions of President Donald Trump’s executive order banning travel to most nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries. The most far-reaching court order yet, the ruling by US District Judge James Robart in Seattle clears the way for tens of thousands of individuals stranded outside the

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Kashmir solution - Kashmir continuing to suffer

  0 comments   |     by Dawn Editor on 05, February 2017

ON this Kashmir Solidarity Day, with the people of India-held Kashmir continuing to suffer from the latest bout of violence and repression by the Indian state, some long-standing realities need to be reiterated. First, India will never be able to bury the Kashmir dispute — not inside IHK and not in its relationship with Pakistan. To the proud, defiant and infinitely courag

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Trump’s Entry Ban against Muslims: Linked To Global Warfare and The Neo-Con Agenda?

  0 comments   |     by Chandra Muzaffar on 01, February 2017

Trump’s Entry Ban against Muslims: Linked To Global Warfare and The Neo-Con Agenda? By Chandra Muzaffar   President Donald Trump’s ban on nationals from 7 Muslim majority countries in West Asia and North Africa (WANA) entering the United States of America for a period of 90 days has brought to the fore

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Should India worry about the Dragon in Nepal?

by Vijaya Rajiva on 12th , December 2018

Obama should take the road not taken in AF

by M K Bhadrakumar on 11th , December 2018

Gwadar Terminal: Reaching the Critical Mass

by admin on 10th , December 2018

The New Great Game Has Arrived in Bangladesh

by Dr M. Abdul Mu’min Chowdhury on 7th , December 2018

Massacre and Harassment in Kashmir

by admin on 5th , December 2018

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