Surya Narayana's Second wife too threatens of Self…

‘Second wife’ spells fresh trauma G.S. RADHAKRISHNA Swapna with her baby Hyderabad, May 25: Each time Taliban victim K. Suryanarayana’s “second wife” surfaces with a fresh demand, his tragedy-numbed family suffers a new blow. When…

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Secular Nepal ties Cong’s Karan with BJP BHARAT BHUSHAN, The Telegraph, Sunday, May 28, 2006 Karan Singh: Shocked? New Delhi, May 27: “Don’t do away with the Monarchy.” “What was the hurry in proclaiming that…

The new communists of Calcutta

By Humphrey HawksleyBBC News, CalcuttaThe people of West Bengal have voted in the Communist Party for the seventh successive time. Humphrey Hawksley has been in the capital, Calcutta meeting the new communists.Subodh Roy, I see…

A Matter Of Faith, Not Force

George Menezes, May 27, 2006, Hindustan TimesThe Church and community was just recovering from the embarrassment of allowing a small coterie of misinformed fundamentalists with personal agendas to hijack what could have been a rational…

Total bandh called on June 1 over census…

The Imphal Free PressSenapati, May 28: The one day consultative meeting on the cancellation of 2001 Census of three sub-division namely Mao-Maram, Paomata and Purul in Senapati District by the Manipur state government and the…

Reservations: Towards a larger perspective

By D.ParthasarathyDepartment of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, BombayThe debate on reservations as one of the affirmative action policy measures in India has largely revolved around issues of merit and efficiency. While…