Bitta

Express News Service, Chandigarh, Februray 4:Secretary of Lawyers of Human Rights International (LHRI) Arvind Thakur today issued a statement to the media in which he stated that BKI Chief Jagtar Singh Hawara had authorised Thakur…

Iran to build pipeline without India

REUTERS[ SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 04, 2006 07:54:48 PM] TEHRAN: Iran will press on with a contentious gas pipeline to Pakistan even if India does not meet a May deadline to join the project, an Iranian deputy…

Heading for helplines

Although she sat with her head down in a far corner of the lobby, Tanya Sharma stood out in the crowd of women at Bangalore’s Janodaya Public Trust office. Sharma was the only jeans-clad woman…

Job agents take eight youths for a ride

Victims narrate their bitter experience in MalaysiaRs. 75,000 each is collected from eight persons promising jobs abroad Small jobs are provided in Malaysia Four of eight youths return to the city VISAKHAPATNAM : Penchant for…

Students in lawless Patna form human chain against…

Patna , Feb.4 : Nineteen days after the abduction of a 15-year-old boy, hundreds of school children formed a human chain on Saturday in Patna demanding immediate government intervention. Nirmalendu Diwakar alias ‘Banti’, a student…

Women reach out to empower women in Chennai

Chennai, Feb.4 : Empowering women - sounds nothing new, but the actions speak for themselves when the Austrian-based Women Without Borders landed in Chennai to train women who had been affected by the Asian Tsunami…

Of greedy policemen and their passion for bungalows

CROWS are black everywhere. If the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) in Mumbai has raised the curtain on the undeclared assets worth millions of rupees belonging to encounter specialist Daya Nayak, there is no dearth of low-paid,…

Mirwaiz aide held

NEW DELHI, Feb. 4. — Delhi Police have arrested Nasir Ahmed, a close associate of Hurriyat Chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on charges of funding separatist organisations in Jammu and Kashmir, a police source said today.…