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Entries by Christopher Lydon from 08/2010

Real India: A Land Soon Without Tigers, and Maybe Orchids (AUDIO)

| Posted 08.05.2010 | World

The "New India" has delivered itself into a deadly trap of consumerism, pollution, ruined forests and rivers, a "virtual" prosperity but a profoundly un-natural India.

Real India: A Historian's Cautions on "The Indian Century" (AUDIO)

| Posted 08.06.2010 | World

Ramachandra Guha, the provocative, critical historian of India After Gandhi, has vitality and charisma to match his country's. Writing and talking with fire-hose force, he's come to mirror India's sense of it's 63-year-old self.

Real India: At Koshy's Cafe, The Talk of Bangalore (AUDIO)

| Posted 08.13.2010 | Politics

"... And our nation, though it has no drinking water, electricity, sewage system, public transportation, sense of hygiene, discipline, courtesy or ...

Walking the Slum Side of Bangalore (AUDIO)

| Posted 08.16.2010 | World

BANGALORE -- Brinda Adige, a self-starting social activist, in yellow sari, is our guide to the slum side of Bangalore and the virtual canyon betw...