India "Boom" an Environmental Disaster, Arundhati Roy says

Arundhathi RoyPrize-winning author and activist Arundhati Roy says during an interview with Reuters in New Delhi that India’s economic boom is driven by policies which are causing unsustainable environmental damage and blinding people to the…

Rajkumar Chellaraj nominated to key position in U.S

U.S. President Bush has nominated Rajkumar Chellaraj to be Assistant Secretary of State for Administration. This position was formerly held by William A. Eaton.Rajkumar Chellaraj Title: Assistant Secretary-Designate, Bureau of Administration, United States Department of…

CHRISTIANS REEL UNDER 'JANUARY OF TERROR' BY SANGH…

INDIA: GOVERNMENT MUST TAKE ACTION AS CHRISTIANS REEL UNDER  'JANUARY OF TERROR' BY SANGH THUGS, COMMUNALISED POLICE Dr. John Dayal Member: National Integration Council Government of India National President:  All India Catholic Union (Founded 1919)…

SC asks home ministry to trace Assam MP

NEW DELHI, Jan. 30. — The Supreme Court today asked the Union home ministry to ascertain facts about Congress MP from Tezpur in Assam Mr MK Subba, who has been accused of illegally acquiring Indian…

RSS veteran wants Cong-BJP alliance

Press Trust of India NAGPUR, Jan. 30. — Veteran RSS ideologue Mr MG Vaidya has advocated a Congress-BJP alliance in the larger interests of the nation. In his weekly column Bhashya in Marathi daily Tarun…

Kalinga Nagar Tribals to continue road blockade

Statesman News Service JAJPUR, Jan. 30. — Contrary to all expectations, tribals of Kalinga Nagar decided to continue with their 28-day-old road blockade instead of lifting it and also flagged off a “rath” carrying ashes…

TUJAC condemns killing of tribals in Orissa

Mumbai | January 30, 2006 9:41:04 PM IST   Around 600 activists of Trade Unions Joint Action Committee (TUJAC), comprising 33 major trade unions here, held demonstrations at Churchgate to protest the brutal killing of…