Tripura tribals facing eviction

Agartala, June 1 (IANS) More than 200,000 tribal people in Tripura may become homeless with the state government issuing them eviction notices to immediately vacate illegally occupied forest land.The ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)…

Flow My Tears, The History Books Said

Deepa Mehta's Water swells with emotion, courage and indignation by John Estherent, Vision Magazine Deepa Mehta's Water is a controversial and moving film about India's ashrams, a place where females of various ages have been…

Cost of graft

Piyush Tiwari,  Express Estates, June 02, 2006 The highlight of a symposium organised by the Independent Commission Against Corruption in Hong Kong last month was the keynote address by Daniel Kaufmann, the director of Global Governance…

Analysis: Terror goal is to cause riots

By Kushal Jeena Jun 2, 2006, 16:46 GMT NEW DELHI, India (UPI) -- The attempted terror attack at the headquarters of the ultra-Hindu Rashtray Swayamsevak Sangh was aimed at fanning large-scale communal riots in India…

Modi announces reward

Urges Manmohan to convene meeting of Chief Ministers to discuss terrorismGANDHINAGAR: The Gujarat Government has announced a reward of Rs. 10 lakh to the Nagpur police and other security staff who repelled a terrorist attack…

Muslim body condemns militant attack on RSS office

Friday, June 2nd, 2006New Delhi - An Islamic organisation Friday condemned the attempted terrorist attack on Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) headquarters in Nagpur Thursday and asked Muslim youth to reject militant groups and participate in…

Security intensified at RSS, VHP offices in capital

Thursday, June 1st, 2006New Delhi - Security was Thursday beefed up around the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) office in the capital after an early morning terror attack was foiled in the organisation’s headquarters in Nagpur.Taking…