What Is a Hindu Kingdom?

A popular pilgrimage site, Nepal has been paralyzed by protests against the king, considered by supporters to be a Hindu god.By Tilak P. PokharelMany Americans are familiar with the Himalayan nation of Nepal as the…

Indian Church condemns Gujarat violence

4 May, 2006Bishops’ Conference is saddened by violent clashes between Hindus and Muslims in Vadadora; it calls on all parties to engage in a patient dialogue. Minister condemns police for inaction and shooting into the…

US panel seeks justice for Gujarat riots

UNI,  Thursday , May 04, 2006 at 20:49Washington: The Sangh Parivar and BJP-led governments have come under severe attack from a US commission, which said the Indian government should hold to account the perpetrators of…

SC stays Gujarat HC order on demolition

[ Thursday, May 04, 2006 04:50:34 pmPTI ]NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the Gujarat High Court order directing authorities to remove all religious structures that were encroaching upon public spaces across the…

Vadodara demolition deliberate: Gujarat NGO

Ajmer Singh, Thursday, May 4, 2006 (New Delhi):Was the demolition of the dargah in Vadodara which led to the cycle of violence in the state an isolated event or part of a sinister plan?A Gujarat-based…

Ex-CJI spurns OBC panel post, Centre left red-faced

Manoj Mitta[ Thursday, May 04, 2006 12:28:36 amTIMES NEWS NETWORK ]NEW DELHI: Former chief justice of India S Rajendra Babu has embarrassed the government by declining to head the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC)…

End Communal Violence in Gujarat, Kashmir

Source: Human Rights Watch(New York, May 4, 2006) � The possibility of a return to massive sectarian violence in Gujarat must be forestalled with prompt action by government authorities, Human Rights Watch said today. Recent…