May 07, 2006 to May 13, 2006
is your reaction to the G.P. Koirala
government's ceasefire offer and its
decision to remove the
tag from the Maoists?
To what factors do you
attribute your record victory from
Bhaderwah? It was a triumph for the
coalition government in Jammu
and Kashmir, and its policies.
Not Out To Destabilise Upa'
Brinda Karat, the Communist
Party of India-Marxist Rajya Sabha
member and Politburo member,
spoke exclusively to
rediff.com Managing Editor (National
Affairs) Sheela Bhatt on the verdict
West Bengal and Kerala, and
the party's relations with the . .
Down Projects, Leave Afghanistan'
The new Taliban spokesmen peddle their version, claim that
K. Suryanarayana confessed during
interrogation that he was an American spy.
'We Will Raise Finances For The State
He is one of the founders of
CPM and a member of its powerful
politburo. Despite that V S
Achuthanandan , 83, has never
held ministerial office. That could
change if the Left Front wins this
Now A National Crisis"
Miloon Kothariis the Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing
appointed by the United Nations
Commission on Human Rights. He spoke toThe Hinduon
resettlement and rehabilitation under
development projects and forced evictions in urban centres.
Charity Says U.S. Terror Label An
The founder of one of the
most feared militant groups fighting
in Kashmir accused the United States
on Tuesday of pandering to
India and being anti-Islam by branding
the charity he now runs as a
Efficiency Is Good Investment'
Power rationing and breakdowns are regular features of
summer. Also, global energy
continues to keep consumers on the edge, with countries
driving bargains for access to oil.
Thompson, director, environmental affairs, TRANE, a US . .
Promises Gold To Poor Brides-To-Be
During an election tour of Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu chief
minister Jaya-lalithaa promised her
constituents that she would provide four grammes of gold to
girls belonging to families living
the poverty line.
Losing Our Ability To Be Bilingual'
Ever since his first book, Saat Sakham Trechalis, Sahitya
Aka-demi-winner Kiran Nagarkar hasn't
returned to writing in Marathi. His latest book, God's
Little Soldier, is in English and he
any plans of going back to Marathi.
Wants Militants To Join Talks
Kashmir's main separatist
political alliance said on Friday it
wanted to invite Islamist militants
in the disputed region to
join new peace talks with New
Demand Unfazed By Surging Gold Prices
Soaring bullion prices are
unlikely to end rising demand for gold
as the jewelry industry in India,
newly found investor interest
and medicinal uses all continue to
defy expansion forecasts, a top gold
official said on
Urged To Intervene In Chitrakala
B.L. Shankar says he
continues to be the rightful president
of the parishat The former Legislative
Council Chairman questions
validity of resolution replacing him
Claims that property of the Trust is
danger Says credibility of
the parishat is at
Birney, Associate Dean of
International Office, Newport will be
in CampusUK office at Chennai
Saturday (4 p.m and 7 p.m) to
interview prospective students for
this September intake.