THE exchange of fire between the Assam Police and the Nagaland Armed Police at Merapani in the border district of Golaghat in Assam for t...
With development high on its agenda, the BJP government is pushing through environmental clearances in order to remove all perceived bottlenecks that hinder growth. By S. GOPIKRISHNA WARRIER
Interview with Claude Alvares, director of Goa Foundation and petitioner in the illegal Goa mining case. By PAMELA D'MELLO
THE earliest preventive laws in India included The Criminal Tribes Act, 1871, and The Bengal Goondas Act, 1926, which defined a goonda as...
The Modi government’s permission to increase the height of the Sardar Sarovar dam by installing radial gates on it is met with stiff opposition from the Narmada Bachao Andolan, which threatens to launch another phase of its struggle. By LYLA BAVADAM
The Goa government decides to renew 27 mining leases on the basis of a High Court order, but this contradicts the Supreme Court directive in April to governments to garner maximum returns in the commercial use of natural or national resources. By PAMELA D'MELLO
Interview with Shivanand S. Salgaocar, president of the Goa Mineral Ore Exporters Association. By Pamela D’Mello