Hindutva Law Lobbying groups hijack National Law Day…

25 November 2006,Call to grill more Muslims? This year's  National Law Day seminar honored India's Law Minister, Mr. P. Bhardwaj and former Chief Justice Lahoti for their contribution to Law and Judiciary. Unfortunately, the seminar…

Notice to four BHU teachers for attending RSS…

HT CorrespondentVaranasi, November 24                Banaras Hindu University authorities of  have slapped show-cause notices on four faculty members for participating in a seminar of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh. The show-cause notice has asked the…

AFSPA Review Committee takes one step forward and…

The Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) Review Committee takes one step forward and two backwardsIn October 2006, the human rights community in India was surprised at the disclosure by The Hindu newspaper(1) in which…

PIL seeks policy to prevent child marriages

Bageshree S. The Hindu , 25 Nov 2006`46.03 per cent of girls in the State are married before they turn 18'# 56 cases registered in the country during 1998-99# `Age proof should be made mandatory…

Slain Indian journalists remembered in Stockholm

By Indo Asian News ServiceStockholm, Nov 25 (IANS) Two slain Indians from Assam and Nagpur were among the 116 journalists worldwide remembered by the Professional Foreign Correspondents Association (PROFOCA) at a multi-religious ceremony in Stockholm.The…

Stones pelted at dalits procession

NewIndPress.COM, November 25 2006GULBARGA: Hundreds of dalits belonging to a number of organisations held a procession and rally on Friday in protest against killing of four dalits at Khairlanji in Bhandara district of Maharashtra. The…