Maoists warn Chhattisgarh against recruiting ex-rebels

Monday, May 8th, 2006Raipur - The Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) has warned the Chhattisgarh government against recruiting former rebels and police informers as special police officers (SPOs).‘The Chhattisgarh government is responsible for a spurt…

Modi to leave for Israel today

From Mahesh Trivedi (KT correspondent), 8 May 2006AHMEDABAD — In his first foreign trip after he was denied a US visa more than a year ago, Narendra Modi is leaving for Israel today to attend…

The Hard Truth About Suicide Bombers

By Nichole Argo, AlterNet. Posted May 8, 2006.Though many Americans assume otherwise, most suicide bombers are not poor, violent Muslims, as explained in this special report from MIT's Center for International Studies.Suicide terror has become…

Book on Sangh past has BJP in bind

Neelu Ranjan, CNN-IBN  Monday , May 08, 2006 at 12:36New Delhi: A book on the history of Jana Sangh has put the BJP in a bind.The book claims the Jana Sangh was founded to counter…

No child left behind

Abusaleh Shariff, 08 May 2006New Delhi: May 8 2006: Since the mid-1980s the pace of economic growth has improved for the better from 4% or lower in the previous period to above 6% during the…

RSS salutes Mahajan now, says he redefined BJP's…

AGENCIES[ MONDAY, MAY 08, 2006 12:12:41 AM]NEW DELHI: The RSS, which shared a love-hate relationship with the late Pramod Mahajan, on Sunday showered encomiums on him likening him with former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and…

Chilled coconut water to hit market in Sept

UNIKozhikode, May 7: To give tough competition to multinational cola majors, a Kerala based co-operative body is all set to market chilled ‘Coconectar’ (coconut water) by September at a comparatively lower price.Talking to UNI, Agriculture…