Jobs in industrial sector declining

Subodh Varma, 26 Feb, 2007 TIMES NEWS NETWORK NEW DELHI: A National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO) has shown that the utility of vocational courses is quite overstated. In India, there are nearly 26 crore people…

A question of Indian pride : Tabish Khair

TABISH KHAIR, The Hindu , 25 Feb 2007India's democratic experiment, with all its flaws, and the often-dismissed version of Nehru-Gandhian secularism are things Indians can be proud of. But these are seldom the things that…

Both Nanded blasts linked: Citizen's group

Akshaya Mukul, 25 Feb, 2007 TIMES NEWS NETWORK NEW DELHI: Is there a link between the blast in Nanded in February and the Nanded blast of 2006? An investigation by the Concerned Citizens Inquiry —…

Human Rights Act (1993) violation cloud on Justice…

Manish Dixit, Hindustan Times , Bhopal, February 24, 2007                THE APPOINTMENT of Justice Gulab Gupta as chairman of the judge’s committee on fee fixation in private professional institutes has hit a hurdle.…

'The sea still remains a mystery to Indians'

Viju B, 26 Feb, 2007 TIMES NEWS NETWORK MUMBAI: "Indians do not enter the sea like Westerners do," said marina-builder Robin Walters as he rubs his sunburnt eyebrows.He is convinced that for most Indians the…

Temporary work permit open to all in UAE

By Wafa Issa, Gulf News , 26 Feb 2007Dubai: Temporary work permits, which facilitate the temporary transfer of jobs, earlier confined to certain job categories, is now open to all workers, according to a ministerial…

Muslim women in UP seek better education

February 25, 2007, India Edu News Varanasi: Poor education facilities for children have forced Muslim women in Varanasi to take to streets against the Uttar Pradesh Government. Protestors have demanded their right to basic amenities…

SC rejects raise of creamy layer limit in…

23 February 2007 (UNI) The Supreme Court has quashed the Justice K K Narendran Commission report (First)  which had raised the limit of creamy layer families among the reserved categories from Rs 1.5 lakh to…