RSP against anti-Goonda Ordinance

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: State secretary of the Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) T. J. Chandrachoodan has asked Chief Minister Oommen Chandy what he had achieved by rushing in the anti-goonda law through an ordinance. In a statement issued…

Kalinga Nagar protests gain momentum

January 22, 2006 (Kalinga Nagar): The road blockade by the adivasi protestors in Orissa's new industrial hub, Kalinga Nagar has been on for the last three weeks. On Saturday, activists and radical groups involved in…

India failed to evolve human rights philosophy

HT Correspondent, Varanasi, January 18                  “INDIA’S UNSATISFACTORY performance in the field of human rights, both at the philosophical and practical levels, is a matter of concern,” said Prof DP Verma,…

ASI, driver suspended for allegedly assaulting priest

PATHANAMTHITTA: Additional Sub-Inspector of Police M. Shihabuddin and jeep driver Aravindakshan Nair attached to the Aranmula police station have been suspended from service, pending inquiry, for allegedly manhandling a priest in Aranmula late on Tuesday…