Student's death triggers angry protests

More than 5,000 people took out angry protests in Jammu and Kashmir Saturday over the killing of a student, allegedly in a firing by Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel. A senior police officer said the angry…

Police stations in Kerala to be computerised

  Kasaragod: As a part of upgrading police networking in Kerala, the government would install a computer in all police stations in the state and people could lodge their complaints through e-mail, State Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan said today…

A Honeymoon murder in Kerala via SMS !

MUNNAR: As he sat in the car watching Munnar’s misty hills blur past, honeymooner Anantharaman playfully turned his mobile phone on Vidyalakshmi, his bride of eight days, clicking a photo of her intently messaging someone…

Gulf job seekers demand action from GOI

Thiruvananthapuram, June 24 (IANS) The Indian government was Saturday urged to restore emigration services in Kerala that have come to a virtual standstill after a crackdown on alleged malpractices.The Overseas Recruitment Travel Agents Association (ORTAS)…

Kerala home minister caught in son controversy

Sunday, June 25th, 2006, IANSThiruvananthapuram - Kerala Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan is in the eye of a controversy over his son Bineesh failing to appear in court for a three-year-old case, despite the expiry of…

Sex trade goes hi-tech

Rajan Walia,June 12, 2006 TIMES NEWS NETWORK CHANDIGARH: Technology has struck the world's oldest profession which has now taken a swanky avtar. The big, fat 'aunty' and the pan-chewing ugly pimps have metamorphosised into tech-savvy,…

Kashmir: A Valley in Despair

Thursday, June 22nd, 2006, IndiaEnews.comIf someone has grown up during the nineties in India, it is difficult to figure out Kashmir. For starters it is a state and yet it is not entirely a part…

Trafficking along the eastern himalaya

By Surendra Phuyal, 24, June 2006, Ekantipur.COMOrphaned at age three, Nima grew up with her neighbours in the shadows of Mt Makalu.Today she's 15 years old. And in the shadows of Kanchanjunga, in this predominantly…