Tension at cemetery

PATHANAMTHITTA: A dispute between the Jacobite and Orthodox factions of the Malankara Church over the burial of a 62-year-old woman at the St. George Orthodox church cemetery at Kattappuram near Thiruvalla led to tension in…

Weapon sellers are pouring in to India

Global arms cos look to peddle their wares IANS[ MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2006 02:26:55 AM] NEW DELHI: The world’s biggest armaments companies are making a beeline for a defence exhibition that begins here next week,…

Suicide tendency high among troubled expats

Letter from theGulf An increase in suicide cases among expat Indians in the Gulf highlights the need for counselling centres there. Vimala Vasan from ABU DHABI: An alarming increase in suicide cases among expatriate Indians…

Caste system ensured job quota for every caste:…

NEW DELHI, JAN 27 (PTI)After his controversial theories on population and minorities, RSS chief K S Sudarshan today said the caste system earlier was "non-discriminatory" and every caste was given "job reservation" under it. "Caste…

Indian in guise of woman held by Bengladesh…

Indian in guise of woman held By BSS, Rangpur, Sun, 29 Jan 2006, 10:13:00 Patrolling BDR men arrested an Indian man, who entered Bangladesh in the guise of a woman wearing saree, this morning from…

Under trial's death sparks row in Rajasthan

Arun Harsh, Rajan Mahan, NDTV.COM,Monday, January 30, 2006 (Jodhpur): The death of an under trial at the Jodhpur Jail has sparked off a major row in the state. The under trial's family claims he was…

Dalits set ablaze GSRTC bus in Surendranagar

Express News Service,  Rajkot, January 12: A mob of 2,000 people set ablaze Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation bus at Wadhwan in Surendranagar district after an incident in which statue of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar was…