Thousands of kids murdered, abducted in India

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Thousands of children, mostly from poor families, are kidnapped or murdered in India each year, and experts say published figures could be an underestimate.According to the National Human Rights Commission…

Judicial probe sought into riots

The Hindu, 25 Jan 2007Sangliana visits riot-hit areas, blames politicians for holding public meetings# Coalition partners have made it a habit to blame Congress for all communal incidents: Kharge# `Police, intelligence wings failed to analyse…

Mahajan case gets more complex

Sunil Shivdasani, Hindustan Times,Mumbai, January 24, 2007With Pravin Mahajan pleading not guilty to the charges of murdering his brother and BJP general secretary Pramod Mahajan, police will face an uphill task to prove that he…

Hindu extremists spreading anarchy in Nepal: Prachanda

Kathmandu, Jan. 24 (PTI): Maoist leader Prachanda today accused the pro-monarchy elements of hatching a conspiracy with the help of "Hindu extremists" from India to spread anarchy in the country to derail the peace process…