SC sends notice to kumbh samiti

February 3, 2006 (New Delhi):The VHP backed Shabri Kumbh in the tribal district of Dangs is at the centre of a controversy. The Supreme Court has reacted to a petition by an NGO that claims…

Curfew lifted after clashes at Bhojshala

Friday, February 3, 2006 (Dhar):Curfew has been lifted in parts of the communally sensitive town of Dhar in Madhya Pradesh.Earlier, the police had to resort to lathicharge and fire tear gas shells after clashes with…

Gujarat riots: rights group wants Sreekumar summoned

Only he can shed light on charges against Modi’ Jan Sangharsh Manch (JSM), a rights group representing riots witnesses in the Nanavati-Shah Commission, has demanded that adgp RB Sreekumar be summoned again as he had…

PDP to consider all Kashmir

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir's ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday said it was willing to consider all clearly defined proposals for the introduction of "self-rule" in the state.Senior PDP leader and Deputy Chief Minister Muzaffar…

Violence breaks out in Gorakhpur

(Gorakhpur): Violence broke out in India's northern Gorakhpur town on Thursday after a youth died in police custody.The crowd attacked a police picket and set fire to vehicles. They also pelted stones at state-run buses…