UGC chief for widening access to higher education

Jan 19, 2007, The HinduHYDERABAD: University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Sukhdeo Thorat said on Thursday that expanding existing institutions and establishing new ones was the only way to widen the access to higher education.Delivering the…

Hindu extremists beat four pastors in India

A south Indian pastor was beaten by seven youths after they asked him to “pray for a sick friend”. Pastor Robert Kennedy of Bangalore required 16 stitches to his head and back after the assault…