Gujarat Muslims must share blame

Neelesh Misra, Hindustan Times ,Ahmedabad, November 5, 2006At a huge public rally in Surat last year, where Muslims had assembled to denounce Chief Minister Narendra Modi, filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt read out from an Islamic text,…

ULFA bombs Guwahati, 11 die; Home Ministry calls…

Digambar Patowary, Hindustan Times,Guwahati, November 5, 2006Eleven people were killed and 53 injured in twin blasts in Guwahati on Sunday. Police suspect the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) was behind the explosions.Senior Superintendent of…

Opportunities for change : Preetu Venugopalan

 PREETU VENUGOPALAN, The Hindu Nov 5, 2006Economic rehabilitation is an important part of giving victims of trafficking a new life. An NGO in Goa shows the way...IT is 8.45 a.m. A confident Sudha waits outside…

Indian Shias prepare first model nikahnama

November 05, 2006A model nikahnama, or Muslim marriage contract, has been prepared by the largest representative body of Shia Muslims in India, placing more emphasis on the well-being of women.'The model nikahnama, which has been…

Cases on fast track? Over 400 judges posts…

Express News Service Vadodara, November 5: EVEN as the Vadodara district court is working towards clearing about five lakh pending cases within three months, sources on Thursday said that there were about 400 vacant judges’…