Pleas against Modi: court decision on December 4

Legal Correspondent, The Hindu 25, 2006Non-Resident Indians of the United Kingdom seek transfer of suits# Complain of inadequacies in probe# Suits raise grave and pertinent issuesNew Delhi: The Supreme Court will decide on December 4…

Malaysian Road Builder terminates Kerala project

The Edge   Business Daily, Malaysia,Road Builder (M) Holdings Bhd has terminated the RM112.4 million contract for the Kerala State Transport Project, Phase One after the Kerala State Government failed to make payments.The company said…

ISCKON Hindu homes razed in Kazakhstan

With inputs from Almaty and New YorkOn the 22nd of November, outside Almaty, local authorities demoished, 11 homes  in 48 acres owned by members of ISCKON, a Hindu religious minority group in Kazakhstan. It left …

Monkey business in Delhi

Finacial Times , Deutch Land, von Jo Johnson (New Delhi)The man-monkey conflict is intensifying in India, but Hindu faith rules out gorilla warfare. Environmentalists say the problem is not the rising number of monkeys but…

How Are The Minorities In Pakistan

By Amit Chakraborty25 November, 2006, countercurrents.org " Unhe Chiro Maat, Hindu Hai, Larr Padenge." – 'don't ridicule him, he is a Hindu, will start fighting'. Who said this? She is a lady teacher in an…

RTI Act in Kerala: directive issued to heads…

The Hindu, Nov 24, 2006Thiruvananthapuram: The Chief Secretary has given a 15-day ultimatum to all heads of departments to appoint assistant public information officers and State public information officers as the case may be in…

Missing factor in growth labs: Sachar says Muslims…

SEEMA CHISHTI, Indian Express November 24, 2006NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 23: Tracking the poor representation of Muslims in virtually every sector, the Sachar Committee, in its report to the Prime Minister, has uncovered a more worrying…

Pope pops St. Thomas bubble in Kerala

CyberNoon.COM Friday, November 24, 2006 Malayali Christians upset with remarks made by Benedict XVIA remark reportedly made by Pope Benedict XVI at St. Peter’s Square in September that St. Thomas may not have evangelised in…