Muslims need reservations not ST/SC: Bhalla

  2006-05-12 19:51      As the dispute over reservations hits the front pages, is there a case for reservations or do the facts suggests otherwise? This week, a series of articles on the front page…

Minorities Front warns medicos

New Delhi, May 14: The All India Minorities Front (AIMF) today threatened to take on the striking medicos on the streets unless they called off their agitation against increasing the reservation for OBCs.Terming the protesting…

RESERVATION FOR BCS AND OBCS

Rajya Sabha Press Release15:20 IST, Press Information Bureau, Government of India.To promote the educational advancement of the socially and educationally backward classes of citizens i.e the OBCs or of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes…

Human rights in Islam forum to tackle key…

Claudia Theophilus, Mayalsia Kini, May 15,2006           Starting today, some of the world’s foremost scholars will converge in Kuala Lumpur for a five-day discourse on human rights in Islam from May 15 - 19…

The Making Of Popular

Nalini Taneja, People's Democracy, May 14, 2006THE decade following the destruction of the Babri Masjid saw a qualitative advance in the growth of right wing politics in general and the Hindutva political forces in particular,…

Nepal to become secular state

KATHMANDU, Nepal, May 15 (UPI) -- Nepal's prime minister announced Monday that the government would change from a Hindu kingdom to a secular state, with equal rights for all.Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala said Monday…

One less place for India's unwanted

BY KIM BARKER, Chicago Tribune, Sun, May. 14, 2006AHMEDABAD, India - For as long as the leprosy patients can remember, the nuns have cared for them in the government hospital, bandaging their wounds, handing out…