Providence of US to buy stake in Asianet

ANTO T JOSEPH & BOBY KURIAN, TIMES NEWS NETWORK FEBRUARY 05, 2007 MUMBAI/BANGALORE: US private equity giant Providence is buying a minority stake in Rajan Raheja’s Asianet Satellite Communications, Kerala’s largest cable operator, as rising…

Kerala tops at education development index

Kerala tops the Education Development Index for the country prepared by the human resource development ministry, while Bihar is at the bottom.The EDI as an exercise will encourage the states to improve their performance, while…

Hindutva Terrorists Attack Pastors

Dharam Sena members injure 10 Christians, confiscate mobile phones and cash.by Vishal Arora, Journal Cheretien NEW DELHI, February 5 – About 25 members of the Hindu extremist group Dharam Sena (Religion Army) attacked a pastors’…

Former VHP world leader questioned by police, woman…

Feb 4 2007 , Vandiperiyar,  Idukki, Kerala Kids Dressed as HanumanDr. Puthezhath Ramachandran, former Vice President of Vishwa Hindu Parishath (World Operations) and a local VHP leader called Kuttan Sami of Pambanar was questioned by…

Midnight

IN SPITE OF THE GODS The Strange Rise of Modern India. By Edward Luce, Illustrated. 383 pp. Doubleday. $26. Book Review By BEN MACINTYRE, New York Times ,  February 4, 2007For five years, Edward Luce…