Attempt by the Hindu right wing to disrupt…

Dear Friends,     There was an attempt by the Hindu right wing to disrupt the screenings  yesterday at the VIBGYOR Film Festival (Feb 22 to 25) in Trichur,  Kerala (http://www.vibgyorfilmfest.com ).They have filed a…

Are dalits part of (Vande) Mataram- India? asks…

Are dalits part of (Vande) Mataram- India?     Date:24.02.06  ,  Thrissur    R.P. Amudhan "The Vande mataram- A shit version" music video using the "Patriotic"  remix album on visuals of manual scavenging (Dalits removing…

Muslim undesirables need not apply

H.D.S. Greenway, The Boston Globe, FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2006 Baden-Württemberg is described in the guidebooks as having more universities than any other German state as well as a "rich cultural and religious diversity." I am…

Delhi Police was aware of the loopholes in…

CNN-IBN, Updated 2026 hrs IST (+GMT 5:30), 25.02.06 New Delhi: All the nine accused in the murder of model Jessica Lall in 1999 have walked free. However, CNN-IBN has documents that show that the Delhi…

An Open Letter to my Danish Friends

By Stephen Zunes | February 20, 2006 Dear Friends, This is a letter of apology from an American who has witnessed in horror the extreme anti-Danish reaction in parts of the Islamic world. While the…

Afghan Sikh gets Indian citizenship

Suchi Yadav CNN-IBN Updated 1729 hrs IST (+GMT 5:30), 25.02.06 New Delhi: After a decade long wait Meet Singh and his family are going to make history. They are the first Sikh refugee family from…

The Grizzly Bear Hug

The Left's views on Indo-US ties stem from patriotism, not anti-capitalist bias PRAKASH KARAT, March 6, 2006, Outlook Magazine In recent months, two issues have highlighted the dangers of India’s strategic partnership with the United…