AFSPA: AHRC Writes An Open Letter to the…

AHRC News An Open Letter to the President of IndiaFor further information about AFSPA please read INDIA: AFSPA promotes armed insurgency in Manipur Mrs. Pratibha Devisingh PatilPresident of IndiaRashtrapati BhavanNew DelhiINDIA Fax: +91-11-23017290 Dear President…

Nandida Das talks about FIRAAQ

NEW DELHI (Reuters Life!) - After winning accolades for her acting in art house cinema, Nandita Das, a former jury member at Cannes, is drawing attention with her directorial debut as well: a film about…

Israel : As Economy Grows, So Does Class…

By Dina Kraft, CJP TEL AVIV (JTA) — In a shimmering luxury hotel overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, Israel’s banking and financial elite mingled over cocktails recently with foreign investors as they watched Donald Trump on…

Stop bullying Iran : Hossein Derakhshan

It's the ultimate hypocrisy of the west to punish Iran for a law Iran has not broken. When no one has found the tiniest evidence of Iran producing nuclear weapons - which is the whole…

Egypt: Karim Amer sentence makes bloggers new target…

Press release, 22/02/2007Amnesty International condemns the four-year sentence handed down by an Egyptian court today against blogger Karim Amer, and calls for his immediate and unconditional release."This sentence is yet another slap in the face…

It's official in US : Israel do have…

Israelis piqued by Gates nuclear "confirmation"By Dan Williams, 7 Dec 2006 Source: Reuters Jew Watch JERUSALEM, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Robert Gates, the incoming U.S. secretary of defense, won plaudits in Washington this week for…

U.S. to test Israeli anti-RPG system for Iraq

Mon Dec 4, 2006, By Dan WilliamsTEL AVIV (Reuters) - An Israeli-made system designed to protect tanks and troop transports from shoulder-fired rockets will be tested by the Pentagon for possible use by U.S. forces…