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On May 3, 2014, Intelligence Bureau’s report on impact of NGOs on development was leaked. The report has accused "foreign-funded" NGOs of "serving as tools for foreign policy interests of western governments" by sponsoring agitations against nuclear...

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23 April 2015

India: Govt Puts Ford Foundation on 'Watch List', Curbs on Funding

Author: Express News Service

The Ministry of Home Affairs has put Ford Foundation, a powerful international NGO, under the “prior approval category” and also on its watch list in the interest of “national security”...With the crackdown on Ford Foundation, the government has now...

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12 April 2015

Greenpeace, Dissent and Freedom of Expression in India

Author: Colin Todhunter, Global Research

Attempts to dampen dissent in India are nothing new. State repression and physical violence. as well as the structural violence resulting from particular economic policies, affect many regions and impact tens of millions of the country’s poorest and...

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12 April 2015

India: Govt. blocks Greenpeace's foreign funding, activists raise concerns over freedom of expression

On 9th April 2015, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) suspended Greenpeace India's foreign funding. The MHA claimed that the environmental NGO's registration had been cancelled because Geenpeace had “prejudicially affected the economic interest of the...

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2 March 2015

India: Alleging detrimental to industrial development, govt bans 69 NGOs from receiving foreign funds

Author: Times News Network

The government has blacklisted 69 NGOs from receiving foreign funds, junior home minister Kiren Rijiju told Lok Sabha...among those NGOs which were prohibited from receiving the foreign funds include 14 from Andhra Pradesh, 12 from Tamil Nadu, five...

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