1957, not 1857 or 1757 : Rama Chandra…

RAMACHANDRA GUHA, The Hindu , March 3, 2007The importance of the year 1957 in Indian history has barely been appreciated. TWO dates most Indians at least vaguely recognise the significance of are 1757 and 1857. In…

Justice S. Rajendra Babu likely to head NHRC

Akshaya Mukul, 4 Mar, 2007 TIMES NEWS NETWORK NEW DELHI: After remaining headless for four months, the National Human Rights Commission will get a new chairperson with former chief justice of India S Rajendra Babu,…

India admits to rights abuses

Parul Malhotra, CNN-IBN, Saturday , March 03, 2007New Delhi: The war on terror has led to human rights abuses in some instances, admits the Indian Government to an international panel of judges.While the Ganderbal families…