Police find 'bone factory' near Indian river

Mon, 06 Mar 2006 19:11:56 EST CBC News A ring of traders has been stealing human bones from India's holy rivers and reselling them for medical research, according to police in West Bengal state. Poor…

Spiritual leaders condemn Varanasi blasts

[ Tuesday, March 07, 2006 10:55:40 pmIANS ] BANGALORE: Art of Living Foundation head Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Swami Dayanand Saraswati, Chidanand Muni and other spiritual leaders from Rishikesh condemned the serial blasts in Varanasi…

I'ntl Women's Day:Women's Groups Blast U.N. on Gender…

By Thalif Deen - Inter Press Service United Nations, 07 March, (IPS): A coalition of international women's organizations -- including more than 240 women from over 50 countries -- has castigated both U.N. Secretary-General Kofi…

Nation on high alert after blasts

Security forces across the nation were on high alert after a series of bomb blasts in the temple town of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday evening.Security was beefed up at major public places, famous…

We told you so, says Sangh, as worried…

Posted online: Wednesday, March 08, 2006 at 0211 hours IST NEW DELHI, MARCH 7: The heat under the simmering communal and political cauldron of Uttar Pradesh was turned on after the blasts in the holy…

Explosions rock Varanasi, many killed

Posted online: Tuesday, March 07, 2006 at 1846 hours IST Updated: Tuesday, March 07, 2006 at 1923 hours IS  Varanasi, March 7: At least five people were killed and several others injured when two separate…