NEPAL RELIGION : The Death Of Vishnu

 Nepal is a secular—not Hindu—state now. Christian conspiracy, as the RSS alleges? Manoj Dahal / Outlook India Magazine, June 5, 2006 Hindu Vs SecularNepal declared secular as a reaction against the Hindutva brigade's perceived opposition to…

Shocking revelation of a shell explosion

By N Madhuprasad DH News Service Bangalore:The VOG-17 is 30 mm grenade ammunition, and has a basic high explosive fragmentation warhead with lethal damage and kill zone radius of about 7-9 meter. The Shell that exploded…

Muslim Political Council formed in UP

 28 May, 2006 PTI,Lucknow: Barely a fortnight after the formation of the Peoples' Democratic Front comprising several smaller Muslim outfits in Uttar Pradesh, a Muslim Political Council (MPC) was launched here today to take up…

Police official suspended for

IANSHyderabad, May 28: A traffic police sub-inspector has been suspended and a home guard dismissed for allegedly causing the death of two youths on a city road here.They had allegedly tried to forcibly stop a…

Catholic priest seeks pistol, stirs row

IANSKottayam (Kerala), May 28: Fr Jacob Augustine, a Catholic priest here, has applied for a pistol license, kicking up a controversy.Fr Augustine had applied to the Kottayam Collectorate for a license in January, but a…

Indigenous people 'worst-off world over'

By David Loyn BBC Developing World correspondent Indigenous people are much worse off even in developing nations The health of indigenous people worldwide is much worse than that of other communities, even the poorest communities…