Women online users stand at 12 million in…

More and more Indian women have been flocking to Internet this fiscal even as the count of men browsing the Net has been on the wane during the same period. According to a study by…

Top CIA counter-terrorism officer removed

WASHINGTON: Robert Grenier, a highly rated undercover agent, has been stripped of his position as CIA's top counter-terrorism officer, reports The Washington Post.The change comes amid months of turmoil within the senior management of the Central…

NGOs: water a fundamental right

Condemn World Bank driven reforms Call to store rooftop water in small reservoirs Alternatives to crops using more water should be found NEW DELHI: Several activists fighting for community rights over wateras against its privatisation…

Man meets brother after 58 years

He gives credit to the leadership of India, Pakistan for ending the separation His parents were never united with each of them thinking the other was dead He found his brother in Bagh in PoK…

Gujarat traders get hate SMS

Bhuj: A complaint of "hate SMS" on mobile phones has been filed by four traders in the border town of Adesar in Gujarat's Kutch district. Police here said traders have been receiving threatening and abusive…

CIA chief looks inside own agency for media…

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - CIA director Porter Goss has launched an internal investigation into leaks of secret information about covert operations to the media, ABC News reported on Tuesday. In a rare agencywide e-mail last month,…

Israel unveils plan to encircle Palestinian state

The acting Israeli prime minister, Ehud Olmert, said yesterday that he plans to annex the Jordan Valley and major Jewish settlement blocks to Israel in drawing new borders, according to a television station that recorded…