Child hunger deaths in Maharashtra

Monday, April 17, 2006 (Poishet village, Maharashtra): There are renewed reports of child deaths from hunger in and around Poishet village in Maharashtra. At least nine children have died in the first week of April…

India to digitise law enforcement

New Delhi | April 18, 2006 1:15:11 AM ISTAn ambitious project to extensively use cutting edge digital technology in investigating crimes and to link police forces with the judiciary was unveiled by Science and Technology…

Jama Masjid Shahi Imam demands CBI probe

New Delhi, Press Trust of India: The Shahi Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid has demanded a CBI probe into the twin blasts in the historic mosque and at the Sankatmochan temple in Varanasi. "Only a…

Indian culture "castes" its shadow on Christianity

Indian converts often retain their pre-conversion rituals, traditions and non-converted relations, and some see their Christianity as ancient and embedded in culture By Chhavi Sachdev, (April 17, 2006) In largely Hindu India, the number of…

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April 17, 2006, Fibre 2 Fashion National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has directed the Commissioner, Handloom Development under Ministry of Textiles to support around 700 weaver families of Badharaganj village in Ramkola of Kushinagar district…