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Five people I admire

If I were to list “favourites” in any field, I would never be able to pick one. Why? Because I don’t have any favourites. There are so many amazing ideas in the world that to commend one and discard the rest seems utter nonsense. 603 more words

MONSANTO=RELATED TO FARMERS SUICIDE DEATHS IN INDIA

SOURCE : http://www.naturalnews.com/030913_Monsanto_suicides.html

by: Ethan A. Huff, staff writer

Monsanto connected to at least 200,000 suicides in India throughout past decade.

(NaturalNews) When India’s seed economy was forced by the World Bank to become globalized in the late 1990s, economic conditions within the nation’s agricultural sector almost immediately took a nosedive for the worst. 756 more words

India

Indian Farmers Trapped and Desperate by Graham Peebles

by Graham Peebles
Guest Writer
Dandelion Salad
London
January 24, 2013

India has the largest number of smallholder farmers in the World, 600 million by some estimates. 1,800 more words

Politics

P Sainath on media

2008, 10mins 05s

This talk with P Sainath is good to recollect in light of the current Katju vs. Media debates.

Palagummi Sainath (1957-), the 2007 winner of the Ramon Magsaysay award for journalism, literature, and creative communications arts, is an award winning Indian development journalist – a term he himself avoids, instead preferring to call himself a ‘rural reporter’ or simply ‘reporter’ – and photojournalist focusing on social problems, rural affairs, poverty and the aftermaths of Globalization in India. 87 more words

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JUSTICE KATJU – MEDIA DEBATE : Press freedom must be examined

JUSTICE MARKANDEY KATJU IN THE INDIAN EXPRESS

As I have already mentioned, in this transitional age, the media should help our people move forward into the modern, scientific age. 808 more words

MEDIA LAW

'Indian media doesn't cover 70% of population'

The Magsaysay Award-winning rural affairs editor of The Hindu, Palagummi Sainath, continues his one-man crusade against the growing disconnect between mass media and mass reality. 274 more words

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'Indian media doesn't cover 70% of population'

The Magsaysay Award-winning rural affairs editor of The Hindu, Palagummi Sainath, continues his one-man crusade against the growing disconnect between mass media and mass reality. 274 more words

Churumuri