Close

Support Global Voices

To stay independent, free, and sustainable, our community needs the help of friends and readers like you.

Donate now »

· May, 2008

Stories about India from May, 2008

India: Information and Terrorism

A former head of India’s external intelligence agency on strengthening institutions fighting terrorism. More at Vikram Sood's Perspectives.

Pakistan, India: Music in Kashmir

CHUP! on a Pakistani band, Junoon that recently performed in Kashmir in India.

India: Sanskrit and Hindutva

The politics of a classical language, education and secularism in India explored at varnam.

India, Pakistan: Music and Conflict

La Dolce Vita on a Pakistani band playing in Kashmir, India and how the whole show of peace and calm in the conflict-ridden region appears to be a farce.

India: Mango festival

Photographs from a Mango Festival in India at the cooks cottage.

India: Homosexuality and the Law

Law and Other Things reflects on the litigation strategy in a case that could have an impact on the legal perspective of homosexuality in India.

India: On Mobocracy

Shashwati's Blog on mobocracy – where mobs hand out punishment in India.

Nepal: Chindia

The complications of being surrounded by India and China. More at Nepali Netbook.

India: Healthcare models

Rural Development of India on two health initiatives that work on improving access to healthcare.

India: Immigrants and Terrorists

An Indian Muslim's Blog on the branding of Bangladeshi immigrants as terrorists.

India: Koran and the US Army

Indian Muslims Blog on the case of a soldier in the US Army using the Koran for target practice.

India: Is Google really evil?

profy on why Google wasn't quite evil when their cooperation with the Indian Police resulted in the arrest of a man accused of posting obscene content on Orkut.

India: Women and honour

Indian Muslims Blog on honor killings – a twisted way to redeem “family honour”.

India: Food and migration

An article on food and migration catches Vantage Point‘s eye and results in some fascinating insight.

India: Orkut and the Indian Police

Writing Cave on a man in India being arrested by the police for publishing “obscene” material about a politician on Orkut.

India: Eating too much?

Condoleezza Rice's statements in the US about India and China's food consumption and its contribution to the price inflation doesn't find favour with Heartcrossings.

India: The cost of Terrorism

Rabble Rousing Random Ramblings on why terrorism has an financial cost associated with it.

India: Going to the US

Heartcrossings on the huge range of opportunities available to the youth in India, and why going to the US is no longer a big dream.

India: Dr Binayak Sen and the Government

Break All Chains on the case of Dr Binayak Sen, who is a public health specialist and currently jailed in India on charges of being associated with the Naxalite movement.

India: Food Prices and Bush

Rethinking Developmental Economics on the food price crisis around the world, George Bush's remarks and the factors that are pushing the cost of food up.

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the best of Global Voices!

Submitted addresses will be confirmed by email, and used only to keep you up to date about Global Voices and our mission. See our Privacy Policy for details.

Newsletter powered by Mailchimp (Privacy Policy and Terms).

* = required field
Email Frequency



No thanks, show me the site