Are Hard Drugs Hitting a New High in…

A lurid political family's scandal has many wondering if an upper-class drug scene is an inevitable consequence of the country's economic boomBy BENJAMIN SIEGEL/NEW DELHI Time.COM, Monday, Jun. 12, 2006The tabloidesque story is straight out…

Madan Lal Khurana launches own party

New Delhi, June 12 (PTI): Former Delhi Chief Minister Madan Lal Khurana today announced the launch of his own party which he said would serve as a platform for all mass leaders "sidelined" by the…

Sounding an alert to preserve the ecology of…

KOCHI: Kochi might be on the fast track to development but is it happening at the cost of the environment?Indiscriminate human interference has altered the ecology of the commercial capital of the State.From massive depletion…

Seven year old girl's body was found in…

Thrissur: The police on Sunday said investigation into the death of the seven-year-old girl, Jaseela, was in full swing.Jaseela's body was found in a sack at Purakkulam in Chamakkala on Saturday night. Jaseela, daughter of…

Sikkim's Buddhists meditate on waning influence

Sun Jun 11, 2006 11:32 AM IST168By Simon Denyer, Reuters IndiaGANGTOK, India (Reuters) - A group of shaven-headed boys dressed in maroon robes stand nervously under a tree clutching Buddhist texts, waiting their turn to…