Catholic or Buddhist? Debate still on

Newindpress.com / January 17 2006 Catholic or Buddhist? Debate still on GURUVAYUR: Even after repeated clarifications from Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and the Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Nirupama Rao, the controversy over…

Porattom storms banks in Wayanad

newindpress.com /  January 17 2006 SULTHAN BATHERY: The activists of the Karshaka Samara Kendram, the farmers’ arm of Porattom, an extremist outfit, carried out surprise attacks on two banks in the district here on Monday,…

Protest against inclusion of Allah

 newindpress.com / January 18 2006 Protest against inclusion of Allah’s picture in textbook ALAPPUZHA: The Sunni Students Federation (SSF) has protested against the inclusion of Allah’s picture in the moral science textbook of second standard…

Qatar to host regional HR event

The Peninsula / January 18 2006 DOHA: A proposal to establish an Arab league for human rights institutions in the region will be discussed, among other issues, at the second conference of Arab human rights…

Duped Indian workers return from Kuwait

NDTV.com / january 18 2006 Duped Indian workers return from Kuwait Six stranded workers, who were duped by a Delhi agent, have returned to India after a nightmarish experience. Gurinder Singh's homecoming is a sad…

Sale of pan masala banned near schools

Times of India / January 18 2006 Sale of pan masala banned near schoolsTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday announced an immediate ban on the sale of pan masala in the vicinity of…

Job racket busted, four held

Kaumudi Online / January 18 2006Job racket busted, four heldTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The city police have arrested four persons on the charge of having defrauded hundreds of unemployed people of considerable amounts of money by falsely offering…

BJP's Woman MLA manhandled in Orissa

BARIPADA, Jan. 17. — BJP MLA from Baisinga, Orissa,  Mrs Pramila Giri, was allegedly manhandled by a group of irate women during her visit to Khuntapur village under her Assembly constituency in Mayurbhanj district. Mrs…