Naushad dies at 86, His Dhwani is a…

Naushad dies at 86, His Dhwani is a rage in KeralaRajaneesh Vilakudy, DNA, Friday, May 05, 2006  23:44 ISTWith just one Malayalam film, Naushad became a household figure in Kerala’s musical circles. His compositions in…

Murder Of Sufi Soul : Teesta Setalvad

 Teesta Setalvad, Times of India, 5 May, 2006Thirty-eight-year-old Rafik Abdul Ghani Vohra was set upon by a mob, led by Ashok Thakur and other well-known VHP activists, and burnt to death in his car, at…

Gujarat: Telling a religious encroachment tale

Police fired at chest level in VadodaraMosiqi Acharya, CNN-IBN ,May 05, 2006 at 21:59Vadodara: An incriminating piece of evidence was caught on tape, which showed the angle at which the police in Vadodara were firing…

India aims to pure drinking water for all…

www.chinaview.cn 2006-05-05 23:33:11    NEW DELHI, May 5 (Xinhua) -- Each of India's 600,000 villages will get access to pure drinking water by 2008-09 under the government's nationwide development mission, Indian Rural Development Minister Raghuvansh Prasad…

India among top 10 with 17 m net…

[ Saturday, May 06, 2006 12:37:14 amTIMES NEWS NETWORK ]NEW DELHI: Here's to the coming of e-age of India. A latest survey reveals that India figures among the Top 10 nations with the highest population…

Standing Up to Madras' Morality Police

A local screen legend is one of the latest victims of a decency drive many worry is getting out of control  BY ALEX PERRY, The Time MagazineFriday, Apr. 14, 2006Kushboo makes an unlikely outlaw. The…

Demand to start Malayalam transmission from CBS

Renu Ramanath, The HinduCommercial Broadcasting Station now functions just as a relay centre# Memorandum to start independent commercial broadcasting submitted# Even relay from Thiruvananthapuram is only part-time# Station not generating revenue# Facilities at station remain…