Rural infrastructure pegged at Rs 1.58 cr

New Delhi, PTI :With the cost of providing improved road, water, telecom and power infrastructure to rural India pegged at a whopping Rs 1,58,313 crore, a Tata-sponsored study has proposed that the government subsidise private…

CHRO statement on World Human Rights Day, 10th…

A Statement by the Confederation of Human Rights Organizations, Kerala on the World Human Rights Day, 10, Dec 200610 December This year Human Rights Day focuses on fighting poverty as a matter of obligation, not…

Finally, Gujarat reserve ' Love Affairs' to hindu…

VHP workers thrash young couples IBNLIVE.COM , Dec 9 2006Khajuraho Temple Ahmedabad: After the Meerut Police carried out Operation Majnu to crack-down on pesky eveteasers, it was the VHP's turn to moral police the society.VHP and…

Choosing jail over a minimum-wage job

Bill Horne , The Times Gazzette Prisoners of Abu Guharib Folks, about six weeks ago an elderly gentleman, and I say gentleman because he has been described as "a charming old man," walked into a…