Dubai realty group to foray in Gujarat

Maulik Pathak / Ahmedabad May 20, 2006The world’s largest real estate company, Emaar group along with its Indian partner, is knocking the door of realty market of Gujarat. Emaar MGF Land Private Limited is planning to…

India may pay GE, nuclear reactor builders $40…

Saturday, May 20, 2006, BloombergMAY 19:  Seeking to meet its rising energy demands, India may pay suppliers, including General Electric (GE) Co, Rs 1.8 trillion ($40 billion) to build nuclear reactors over the next 14…

ULFA kidnaps Oil India engineer

May 20, 2006 , PTIUnited Liberation Front of Asom militants kidnapped an Oil India Limited engineer from Upper Assam's Tinsukia district on Friday night, official sources said in Guwahati.Drilling engineer K N Rao, was on…

Vatican slams anti-conversion law in India

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, MAY 20, 2006 NEW DELHI: The Christian missionaries engaged in proselytisation received a major boost on Friday when Pope Benedict came out in the open to oppose the law banning conversion.Agency reports…

CAG pulls up Air-India over

 May 20, 2006  NEW DELHI, MAY 19:  Comproller and Auditor General of India (CAG) pulled up Air-India Ltd for making losses of Rs 101.25 crore during 2002-05, due to “avoidable expenditure” incurred due to non-procurement…

U.S. Should Close Prison in Cuba, U.N. Panel…

Download Conclusions and recommendations of the Committee against Torture in PDF FormatBy TIM GOLDEN, New York Times, Published: May 20, 2006UNITED NATIONS, May 19 — An important United Nations panel roundly criticized the United States…

Interview with Tariq Ali on "Genuine Old Fashioned…

by Diwas and Rajani, www.samudaya.orgTariq Ali is an author, filmmaker, historian and political campaigner. He is a member of the editorial committee of the New Left Review. Born and raised in Lahore, he was educated…