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"Nuclear poisoning" in Jharkhand village: Hair-raising account of evading responsibility for radiation pollution

Incentivise Indian states which ban liquor: Civil society campaign Nasha Mukt Bharat Abhiyan's budget demand

UK-based donor NGO Oxfam calculation flawed, finds more poor in US, Europe than China: Pro-market institutes

Attack on top academic: Why Chhattisgarh govt isn't acting against unruly mob, cops, ask Medha Patkar, Aruna Roy

Sharp rise in inequalities main reason behind shrinking democratic space in India: Well-known rural journo Sainath

50,000 Gujarat riot victims still displaced, lack housing rights, 20% women face triple talaq: Janvikas book

BJP-backed J&K govt, Kashmiri Pandits fall apart: 100 acres land offer rejected as effort to hoodwink displaced Hindus

Digital India? Gujarat behind Odisha, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, "fails to create" online RTI portal

Netaji Bose was no Hindutva sympathizer, favoured India as socialist republic: Noted historian Irfan Habib

Gujarat Dalit rally in Surendranagar takes strong exception to calling human rights NGO Navsarjan anti-national

Narmada dam oustees: Madhya Pradesh govt suffers setback, as High Court insists on land compensation

Election Day: Need to encourage young people to be part of political process

CEO of India’s top information firm earns 416 times the salary of a typical employee in his company: Oxfam

Starring Narendra Modi, in and as Gandhi: How a certain TV channel attempted to appropriate a great legacy

Netaji Bose "allied" with fascist powers on advise from Hindu Mahasabha founder Savarkar: Right-wing journal

Top academic Bela Bhatia threated in Chhattisgarh: She helped NHRC probe into cops' "atrocities" on tribal women

Gujarat village panchayat polls rigged? State poll commission officials refuse RTI info on duplicate voters' list

Tamil Nadu's anti-nuclear stir all set to spread to Andhra Pradesh, civil society plans agitations in February-March

India ranks worse than neighbours, including Pakistan, in inclusive development index: World Economic Forum

Newspaper industry "using" Modi govt's vulnerability following noteban: Journalists' leader on Majithia award

Los Angeles Times: Modi govt's crackdown on Gujarat Dalit rights NGO which fought caste politically motivated

Wither Gunotsav?: Gujarat children's math level worse than most states, including UP, Bihar, Rajasthan, Odisha

Model Gujarat's 24% girls in age-group 15-16 don't attend school, higher than 17 states; national average 16%: ASER

Tribal land rights implementation poorest in Gujarat's backward Dahod district: Representation to chief minister

India's consumption demand to fall by 4% in second half of 2016-17, 48% of workforce lost incomes: CMIE

India's GDP to grow only by 6% till 2021-22, as demonetisation impacts consumption, delays investment: CMIE

Gujarat govt rejects 60% of tribal land claims, disallows protest rally in Ahmedabad: Tribal rights activist

Federalize Indian foreign policy, Modi's Gujarat showed way, Centre ill-equipped: Reliance thinktank experts

Govt of India bullying Gujarat Dalit NGO Navsarjan into silence, return FCRA license: Panchmahal rights group

Urban India's air quality deteriorated by 13% in 2010-15; China improved by 17%, US by 15%, European Union by 20%

Weak govts, economic disaster and lack of people's vigilance give rise to fascist threat across the globe

BJP samples Gandhi spectacles, "world class" Mahatma Mandir to say, Modi is best follower of Gandhi thought

Posh Ahmedabad residents continue protest against Nirma "encoaching" play ground, AAP cadres join in

Modi held reception for social media trolls who use abusive language, they are there in PM's official residence: Shourie

Blogger debunks Modi's counterfeit logic for noteban, as there's high sezure rate of Rs 400 crore fake currency

Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani "organizes" rail roko at Ahmedabad railway station to highlight land rights issue

Six Andhra villages "submerged" as Naidu dedicates Gandikota project to nation; NAPM seeks compensation

Modi's demonetization implementor Shantikanta Das is Chidambaram man, not fit as SEBI chairman: Swamy

Anti-Vibrant Gujarat protest fizzles out with arrest of Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani, farmer activist Sagar Rabari

Sahara-Birla payoff documents clear evidence of bribery to politicians, babus: Ex-Delhi HC judge to CDBT

BJP refuses to part with details of Bengal unit's "receipted" funds deposited in bank two days before noteban

Modi's demonetization atrociously planned, executed, little evidence it fought corruption: New York Times

Madhya Pradesh tribal rights activists arrested for protesting against illegal sand mining in Narmada: NBA

Govt of India "callous" to ordinary litigants' problems: Rejection of 13 names as Allahabad HC judges

Modi "acted" like Russian, Turkish illiberal strongmen: Foreign fund ban on Lawyers' Collective, Navsarjan Trust

Affront on institutional independence of judiciary, callous disregard to problems of ordinary litigant

Pellet guns as anti-riot weapon in J&K wasn't human rights violation, but can't part with info: CRPF's RTI reply

Chhattisgarh security personnel guilty of rape, sexual and physical assault of tribal women: NHRC interim order

Gujarat's pre-primary institutions free to run without safety, quality standards, sans official control: RTI reply

Five villages forcibly dislocated from Odisha's Similipal tiger reserve, more on cards: Civil society activists