An India within India

Jawed Anwar, The Statesman, New Delhi. The middle class has created its own world where people go to identical jobs, wear branded clothes, eat at familiar restaurants and live assured in their safety and prosperity.…

Quota proposals: UPA faces dissent

Nidhi Razdan, NDTV, Friday, April 21, 2006 (New Delhi): The UPA government seems to be facing internal differences over its proposal to introduce new reservations in Central universities and the private sector. NDTV has learnt…

Ayodhya demolition a well-planned conspiracy: Centre

New Delhi, April. 19 (PTI): After months of delay, the UPA Government today filed its final written submission before the Liberhan Commission accusing the BJP, RSS, Bajrang Dal and Shiv Sena of having "collaborated and…

Kannur: A history of violence

April 19, 2006, The Rediff Special/ George Iype in Kannur Kannur, Kerala's most violence-ridden district, is strangely calm these days, even as electioneering gets into top gear. But is this calm a precursor to the…

Aligarh riots: UP govt in NCM's line of…

Mahendra Kumar Singh, [ Wednesday, April 19, 2006 11:56:26 pmTIMES NEWS NETWORK ] NEW DELHI: Keeping up the pressure on the Mulayam Singh Yadav regime, the National Commission for Minorities (NCM) on Wednesday repeated its…