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Shows featuring Achin Vanaik

  • US Lifts Ban on Nuclear Trade with India Indianukedealweb
    President Bush has signed legislation to lift a three-decade ban on nuclear trade with India. The deal will allow India to expand its nuclear power industry without requiring it to sign the Non-Proliferation Treaty as other nations must. Critics say the agreement encourages nuclear production worldwide, because it effectively rewards India for developing nukes outside the treaty. We speak to...
    October 10, 2008 | Story
  • Palestinian Activist and Physician Arrested, Beaten Twice by Israeli Forces
    Israeli police arrested leading Palestinian human rights activist Dr. Mustafa Barghouti yesterday and then released him on the edge of Israeli-occupied East Jerusalem, where he was then rearrested by the Israeli Army. Barghouti was severely beaten by the Army, first on the street and then in a car. Among his injuries was a fractured knee.Barghouti is president of the Union of Palestinian...
    January 03, 2002 | Story