Express News ServiceAhmedabad, November 2: A 24-year-old newly married woman committed suicide by hanging herself, reportedly because of physical and mental torture by her in-laws. The deceased, Nimisha Patel, was found hanging from a ceiling…

Muslim quota? The debate is on

Aasim Khan, CNN-IBN , November 02, 2006UNQUOTED PARADOX: Conversion to Islam disqualifies Dalits from the benefits of reservation.New Delhi: At the heart of India's reservation policy is a paradox — while there are Hindu Scheduled…

VHP cadres attack SP activist, Bombs, gunshots rock…

HT Correspondent,Kanpur, November 2       BOMBS AND indiscriminate firing tore apart the silence in Rawatpur Gaon when Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) cadres launched an attack on the house of a Samajwadi Party leader late on…

Tainted Indian UN official gets bail

3 Nov, 2006 PTI NEW YORK: A US court has granted bail to a senior Indian official on deputation to the United Nations, who was arrested for allegedly steering UN contracts to Indian firms in…

PM for fair share of jobs to Muslims

Aloke Tikku, Hindustan Times ,New Delhi, November 2, 2006PRIME MINISTER Manmohan Singh on Thursday stressed on minorities getting a “fair share” in government and private jobs. Singh’s emphasis on the “fair share” comes around the…