Focus on Indian women's Social Security at National…

Programme on Women’s Economic Social and Cultural Rights( PWESCR) 09 December 2006, Priti Darooka, PWESCR Torture of Women, a Painting by Rani ChitrakarA National Convention of about 500-700 NGO/Trade Union/Peoples’ Movement representatives on issues of…

Detoxify books : Muslim Council to UP Government

Manjari Mishra 8 Dec, 2006,  TIMES NEWS NETWORK Saffron @ SchoolsLUCKNOW: Saffronisation of education, it seems, has not phased out with the BJP government in UP. With compilation of anti-Islamic references in 31 text books…

The mirror crack

The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act promises much, but will it stand up in implementation?Nasrin Sultana Delhi, Hard News Media Dec 2006A tribal woman Life has little Salman Khan, Rahul Mahajan, Suhaib Illaysi,…

Scrap anti-terror law: NE rights groups

Syd Zarir Hussain (IANS)Guwahati, December 8, 2006Manipuri Women's Protest against Army (2003) Over 30 civil rights groups and student organisations in the northeastern states are planning a "mass movement" against an anti-terror law in the…

HRW Team Receives

Javid Hassan, Arab News RIYADH, 8 December 2006 — The US-based Human Rights Watch reported yesterday that it was still waiting for a response from the Saudi authorities to a request to visit prisons in…