Report: India's Muslims over-represented among prison inmates

 he Associated PressPublished: October 29, 2006NEW DELHI India's jails hold a disproportionate number of the country's minority Muslims, a sign of discrimination and alienation from the Hindu majority, according to a report published Sunday. In many…

Letters That Change Lives : Madhavi Tata

A model evolved for adult literacy in Andhra Pradesh gets worldwide recognitionAkshara Mahila, a model first implemented in the tiny village of Kothapalli, West Godavari district, has pushed India’s literacy drive on to the world…

Gambits' are a risk to Internet domain system

By Victoria Shannon International Herald TribuneOctober 29, 2006PARIS Vinton Cerf, a communications expert known as a father of the Internet, said Sunday that he feared the network's addressing system would break down if "political gambits"…

Imperialism and women : Sadie Robinson

Socialist Worker, 28 October 2006 The great powers’ claims to be concerned about women’s rights are a sham, writes Sadie Robinson‘The repression of women is always and everywhere wrong.” Some readers of Socialist Worker may be…