Custodial death: policemen granted bail

Thiruvananthapuram: The Judicial First Class Magistrate-II on Wednesday granted bail to three policemen who were arrested in connection with the custodial death of a youth at Fort police station last year. The policemen granted bail…

Aid for 10,000 SC families to buy land,…

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The SC/ST Development Department has drawn up a scheme to provide financial support to 10,000 landless Scheduled Caste families to purchase land and construct houses. Rs.70,000 for housing scheme and Rs.19,500 for buying land…

NSS clarifies stand on priest's appointment

KOTTAYAM: The Nair Service Society (NSS) in a statement has said that the call to stop appointment of non-brahmin priests to the temples under the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) was made on the basis of…

NSS clarifies stand on priest’s appointment

KOTTAYAM: The Nair Service Society (NSS) in a statement has said that the call to stop appointment of non-brahmin priests to the temples under the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) was made on the basis of…

Godhra ghosts: Missing riot victims in mass grave

Hindustan Times, Rathin Das, Ahmedabad, December 27, 2005 The recovery of several skeletons from a riverbank near Lunawada, Panchmahals district, has once again lent credence to allegations that the Gujarat Police had clandestinely buried the…

Sangh-run schools get preferential treatment in Rajasthan

Some schools are more equal in Rajasthan Sangh-run schools get preferential treatment in MLALAD scheme in BJP-ruled state SANDIPAN SHARMA, Indian Express,Thursday, December 29, 2005 Vasundhara Raje JAIPUR, DECEMBER 28: Here's some good news for…

Book on human rights introduced in India

Sunday, December 25, 2005 , PTI NEW DELHI: India where average literacy is 57 per cent and particularly in some regions like Bihar the official figure indicates only 47 per cent, to think about legal…