Gorakhpur cops arrest many Hindutva Terrorists, criminals

HT Correspondent, Gorakhpur, February 6                CRACKDOWN ON troublemakers continued today as police and administrative officers reopened files and records pertaining to incidents of communal violence that have taken place in the division…

Huge blind spot, only for J&K : Bharath…

BHARAT BHUSHAN, The Telegraph ,7 Feb 2007Srinagar, Feb. 6: Has Kashmir become a blind spot for Indian human rights activists and the media?Kashmiri civil society activists certainly believe so. The serial killings in Noida, near…

India fails to protect its lowest castes –…

Kamil Zaheer, Reuters,Tue Feb 6,2007, In Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous state, around 50,000 caste-related cases against Dalits are pending. But only four have been resolved by fast-track courts since 2002.Dalits in rural areas were…

Circulation of Indian dailies rise to 33%, Global…

NEW DELHI, Feb. 6: The circulation of Indian dailies jumped 33 per cent to over 7.86 crore during 2001-05 even as global newspaper circulation increased 9.95 per cent in the same period.Contrary to conventional wisdom,…

Dravid attends RSS function; Left unhappy

Sutirtho Patranobis, Hindustan Times , New Delhi, February 6, 2007The Left parties have expressed their displeasure over Indian cricket team captain Rahul Dravid attending a function organised by an RSS-affiliated body in Nagpur in January.On…

Caste system is the greater barrier to social…

71% say they're proud to be IndiansRashmee Roshan Lall 5 Feb, 2007  TIMES NEWS NETWORKLONDON: Nearly two-thirds of all Indians are fiercely proud of 'Mera Bharat Mahaan' but more than half of India believes the caste…