Humanitarian aid


#ChennaiRains #ChennaiFloods #ChennaiRainsHelp Food available & shortages

Information on where and how much food is available in various areas of Chennai to aid with rescue and relief work in the Chennai flood. Food being offered by various individuals and organizations [table file=””][/table] Food shortages [table file=””][/table]

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#ChennaiRains #ChennaiFloods #ChennaiRainsHelp Accommodation available

Regularly updated information on emergency volunteer accommodation available for disaster relief in Chennai floods. Please add updates in comments if your accommodation is listed, but is no longer available or full to capacity and should be taken off the list of available accommodation. Mirror of data on [table file=””][/table]

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Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh drill at Nagpur
Politics & Political Commentary

Investigating foreign funded NGOs should begin with the RSS

The IB report is a telling one. Apparently we are to believe that it is only the NGOs that oppose large projects that will disenfranchise Indians, damage environment and hinder massive corporate profits that are the real evil with India. Clearly an open call for the separation of citizen well being and state. It is […]

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Percentage of time devoted to rural news on TV

The importance of media in crisis

We see crisis situations happen all the time. Be they natural or man made. Media plays an important role in dispersing situation about them. However, I find that there is crucial lack of coverage in natural disasters that is counterproductive to the recovery of the region. If there is a bomb blast, for example. Along […]

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