India now has 36 billionaires, led by Mittal…

Indo-Asian News ServiceNew York, March 9, 2007As many as 36 Indians figure on the coveted list of the world's richest people compiled annually by Forbes magazine, led by steel tycoon LN Mittal, with 14 new…

Women Take Brunt of Ethnic Minorities' Struggles

Marwaan Macan-MarkarBANGKOK, Mar 8 (IPS) - At 17 she was in Geneva, not as a tourist but as an invitee speaker at the annual sessions of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights. In 2005,…

India suffers from extra-judicial killings : US report

India suffers from extra-judicial killings of persons in custody, disappearances, torture and rape by police and security forces in various parts of the country : US reportMar. 8, 2007The United States says the Indian government…