Security

  • CCTVs and the move to make Indian cities safer across states

    Geek At Large |  Saurav Jha
    The arrest of Indian Mujahideen founder Yasin Bhatkal has served to highlight the increasing role played by CCTV footage in terror investigations. Not only has...

  • One side of the see-saw

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    In Parliament, there is a deadening artificial consensus between all parties The Monsoon Session of Parliament has drawn to a busy close, with MPs ...

  • The Right to Life = the Right to Food

    The One World Blog |  Manu Bhagavan
    An interview with Colin Gonsalves, Senior Advocate with the Supreme Court of India On the 26th of August 2013, the Indian Lok ...

  • The Food Security Bill has the obituary of India's growth story written on it

    Unapologetically Right |  Tuhin A Sinha
    I have two major reservations against the Rs 1,25,000 crore Food Security Bill and both are at the fundamental level. One, after the economic ...

  • Women of distinction in Mauritius

    Straight talk |  Shantanu Mukharji
    I have completed a little over two years in Mauritius. My responsibilities as the National Security Advisor does not entail to follow society related developments...

  • Energy security & the big fracking pollute

    Strategic Eye |  CN Anand
    Till the early 1970s, India used to be heavily dependent on international charity exports of wheat, corn and other food grains. It took the dynamic...

  • Air Scare: Are we on tenterhooks?

    On the rocks |  Raksha Shetty
    Drama on board a Go Air BOM-DEL flight on Saturday morning! All 169 passengers and crew had just boarded an Airbus 320 aircraft headed to...

  • MS Swaminathan speaks about food security

    Rupashree's space |  Rupashree Nanda
    Dr MS Swaminathan, NAC member and the father of India's green revolution talks to Rupashree Nanda on the food security legislation, the neglect in creating...

  • You, me and Dantewada

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    The Maoist attack in Dantewada has brought out two opposing arguments. One argument focuses on a savagely unequal socio-economic reality where state neglect and exploitation...