Public can access file notings, rules Guarat State…

Says notings are integral part of file, so they come under definition of informationBashir Pathan / Abhishek Kapoor, November 01, 2006 Express India Gandhinagar, October 31: In a landmark precedence-setting judgment, Gujarat’s Chief Information Commissioner…

Rs 56,000 for information under RTI

Manish Pachouly & Dhaval Kulkarni, Hindustan TimesMumbai, November 1, 2006     Seeking information under the Right to Information (RTI) Act can be costly at times. Especially when you are asked to cough up as much as…

Ministry of strategic threats : Azmi Bishara

   Avigdor Lieberman's arrival in the Israeli cabinet is symptomatic of the degradation of the country's political system, writes Azmi Bishara    Israel will probably not adopt a presidential system now that Avigdor Lieberman's party has…

West Bengal : Singur farmer's resistance Movement :…

Dear friendsCheguevara Attached is a narration and analysis of the Singur farmers' resistance movement against the acquisition of their farmland for setting up the Tata motor-car factory in West Bengal. I would be grateful for…

Mandela receives top Amnesty Int'l award

Wed Nov 1, 2006     JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela received Amnesty International's 2006 "Ambassador of Conscience" award on Wednesday for being a moral beacon in a world plagued by human rights abuses.The…