Maruti Workers strike

Maruti sacks 15 workers, suspends 10 others Cracking the whip, Maruti Suzuki India on Sunday dismissed 10 workers, terminated five trainees and suspended 10 employees in connection “with the strike and violence at the Manesar factory premises”.  (More on…) http://post.jagran.com/maruti-sacks-15-workers-suspends-10-others-1318178761

Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project

Coalition for Nuclear Disarmament and Peace (CNDP)* *Statement on recent developments pertaining to people’s struggle against the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project* October 10, 2011 We congratulate the activists and people of Tamilnadu for waging a sustained protest against the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project. A delegation ofRead More

How Green is your Coffee?

From deforestation to fertiliser; our taste for coffee has left some of the world’s most precious eco-systems in a precarious state. George Blacksell looks at how the coffee industry is cleaning up its act… (To read more..) http://www.theecologist.org/green_green_living/food_and_drink/1077953/coffee_is_the_black_stuff_as_green_as_it_should_be.html Courtesy: The Ecologist