Monthly Archives: January 2012

While the world strategized…

A few days ago, a news report by the BBC caught my eye. It said the Red Cross reported some 800,000 people as disabled by the ongoing war in Afghanistan. It struck me as odd, since I didn’t think Afghanistan was such a large country. So I saved the link to check up and found… Read More »

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Disabled by war – how many? Need help from journos

Recently, the BBC published a video report by Karen Zarindast about the number of people disabled by war in Afghanistan. They quote the Red Cross as the source of their figures: Decades of war have left some 800,000 people disabled in Afghanistan. The Red Cross, has seven centres across the country helping them out. A centre in… Read More »

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FREE Workshop on RTI Act in Pune

Free Workshop on RTI Act: January 28, 2012– Venue: Indradhanushya Environment Centre, Near Mhatre Bridge, Dattawadi, Pune Dear Friends Inviting you to attend our free RTI workshop tomorrow Jan 28th between 11 am and 1 p m. Do attend and forward it to as many. Looking forward to seeing your tomorrow Following are the details:… Read More »