BBC World Service campaign in India connects with…

MUMBAI: BBC World Service has announced that BBC Hindi's six-week Your World, Your Voice campaign in northern India, during November to December last year, connected with over 73,000 people.Your World, Your Voice toured 14 towns…

Why Gujarat 'Banned' Parzania?

One man's diktat is the last word: even Narendra Modi acquiesces ......A shot from Parzania A Parsi family lost their only son in the mob frenzy at the Gulbarg Society in 2002. They had taken…

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,…

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…

RBI weighs charter on credit as human rights

BS Reporter / Mumbai February 3, 2007 Business Standard RBI will look at having a charter to make credit a human rights issue.The Reserve Bank of India is considering drafting a charter on “credit as…

People's Foreign Policy Resolution

Conference on People's Foreign Policy  7-8 December 2006, Mumbai  People's Foreign Policy against War Following two days of discussions at the Conference on People's Foreign Policy on 7-8 December 2006, Mumbai  attended by delegates from…