Porbandar Declaration

Background The convention in Porbandar was organized on 4th October to highlight the issues fishing communities in the state of Gujarat faces. Activists from various parts of Gujarat attended it.  At the end the declaration was released. The fishing industry in India is going through a difficult time. Consequently, the traditional…

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The Future of Indian Economy: Past Reforms and Challenges Ahead- Review by Jatin Desai

  Title: The Future of Indian Economy:  Past Reforms and Challenges Ahead. Edited by: Yashwant Sinha, Vinay K. Srivastava Publisher: Rupa Price:  Rs. 795 Former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha & Vinay K. Srivastava, Dean and Associate Professor, Raffles University, Neemrana, have edited a book The Future of Indian Economy: Past Reforms and Challenges…

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Failure to criminalize enforced disappearance a major obstacle to justice in South Asia – New ICJ report

South Asian states can only address the tens of thousands of cases of enforced disappearances by recognizing enforced disappearance as a serious crime in domestic law, said the ICJ today. On the eve of the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, the ICJ 58-page report  No more ‘missing persons’:…

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