Amnesty award winner Anjali Rao moved to CNN

21st January, 2006 Sky News presenter Anjali Rao has moved to CNN International to co-anchor its World News Asia with Andrew Stevens, it was announced over the Christmas holiday period. In May 2004, she won…

Entries invited for Human Rights Award for Journalists

KOCHI: The Kerala Press Academy has invited entries for the V. Karunakaran Nambiar award for the best news reports and features published in Malayalam dailies on human rights issues. The award carries a cash prize…

Fidel Castro against Nuclear Escalation

Havana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Fidel Castro has denounced the danger posed to the world by a new nuclear escalation in view of the stand the US and its allies have taken on…

British Asians fly to India to abort baby…

The Observer January 22, 2006 DESPERATE BRITISH ASIANS FLY TO INDIA TO ABORT BABY GIRLS Women refused terminations on the NHS are joining the millions of Indians who have surgery to uphold a sons-only tradition.…

Rajasthan Govt set to withdraw trishul cases

[EXPRESS NEWS SERVICE] JAIPUR, JANUARY 20: The BJP government in Rajasthan has decided to withdraw cases against VHP workers who were booked under the Arms Act by the previous government for distributing trishuls (tridents) at…

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…