Possible progress in the fight against cancer.

 Tests in mice have discovered tiny cells, called IKDC or "Interferon producing killer dendrite cells", able to destroy cancerous cells in just four hours. Researchers at the Gustav Roussy Institute in Paris, working with a…

Mladic reportedly in custody

There is confusion over reports that top Bosnian Serb war crimes fugitive, General Ratko Mladic been arrested. Serbia's official news agency said he was detained in Belgrade and was en route to the UN war…

CentAm: US Ignores Immigrant Rights

Guatemala City, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Central American Parliament (PARLACEN) members stated Tuesday that the US immigration policy downplayed the rights of undocumented people. According to Alvaro Dubon, president of PARLACEN International Relations Department, US…

UN: Israel Obstructing Refugee Tasks

United Nations, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) UN agencies Tuesday condemned Israeli actions that hamper work at refugee camps in occupied territories and the suspension of tax transference to the Palestinian Authority. Reports issued by UN…

Exposing An Abhorrent Practice

By S Viswanathan, 15 February, 2006, Frontline Historians have hailed the Indus Valley Civilisation (2600 B.C.-1900 B.C.) as one of the earliest forms of urban culture and affirmed that this civilisation established India, along with…

SANITISING THE SUPREMO !

SANITISING THE SUPREMO ! ON THE BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF GOLWALKAR GURUJI by Subhash Gatade RSS, the biggest 'cultural' organisation on the face of the earth (?) had five supremos or 'Sarsanghchalaks' since its inception. Starting…

Flare-up at midnight

Muslim homes are picked out for arson in an eastern Uttar Pradesh village. The explanation is revenge for cow slaughter, but there could be more to the story. Jannatunnissa, whose home was burnt, weeps as…