Maoists call for R-Day boycott

Purulia, Jan. 22. — Maoists today called for boycotting Republic Day programmes in Purulia district of West Bengal and for observing a bandh on that day. Several Maoist posters, pasted on walls of houses and…

Serial blasts rock Guwahati

Serial blasts rock Guwahati [The Statesman]  --GUWAHATI, Jan. 22. — Two persons, including a policeman, were killed and several others injured, including eight policemen, in an Ulfa orchestrated serial blasts that rocked Assam today. In…

Death to Kashmiris joining Army: Hizb

Warning comes in the wake of large-scale recruitment to Central forces Hundreds of youth have joined in the past two years Threat won't deter anyone: CRPF chief "Normality not possible without the help of locals"…

US Promises Aid against Tigers

By Thalif Deen - Inter Press Service United Nations, 21 January, (IPS): As the four-year-old ceasefire in Sri Lanka is on the verge of crumbling, the United States has offered to strengthen its military assistance…

JKCHR appeals to UN for prosperity in Kashmir

Hindustan Times, UK Bureau, London, January 21, 2006 London based NGO Jammu and Kashmir Council for Human Rights (JKCHR) has asked the Unite Nations to improve the quality of education and health, eradicate poverty, and…

ULFA asks ONGC to pay up Rs 500…

Security in and around the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation’s (ONGC) Assam Asset headquarters at Najira in Sivasagar district has been beefed up, after the outlawed ULFA confirmed that it indeed asked the PSU to…