‘Courting controversy’ in India

In a country where widespread industrial expansion continues at a rapid pace, communities have struggled to claim their rights to economic and environmental protections in the face of powerful investment interests.  But as Namati’s Kanchi Kohli explains, the impact of grassroots pressure may be growing: two recent court rulings suggest large-scale industrial projects are increasingly being made to confront legal challenges.

September 13, 2013 | Kanchi Kohli