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- Imran Issues Video Message From Hiding (Tribune, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan made a haggard-looking appearance in a video issued from hiding today, calling for protests against President Pervez Musharraf’s state of an emergency.
- End Violence (Telegraph, Editorial, The Telegraph, Nov 08, 2007)
The people of Bengal did not need the state’s home secretary to tell them that Nandigram had turned into a “war zone”. That the rule of law has ceased to exist in the area is public knowledge.
- Bush Ignorant Of History: Karat (Hindu, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Prakash Karat said on Wednesday it was “foolish” of U.S. President George Bush to have compared Lenin with Hitler.
- 'Federalism Concept Rooted In Self Rule' (Singapore Times, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Observing that the concept of federalism is rooted in self-rule, President Pratibha Patil on Wednesday said expectations from it are very high in view of various challenges and instruments needed to be evolved to deal with them.
- Benazir Calls For Mass Protests (Hindu, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
The former Pakistan Prime Minister, Benazir Bhutto, Wednesday urged the people to hold mass protests against the Emergency declared by President Pervez Musharraf, setting up a showdown with the military ruler.
- Two Businessmen-Brothers Beaten Up In Road Rage Incident (Singapore Times, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
In yet another reported case of road rage in the capital, two businessmen-brothers were allegedly beaten up by two inebriated youths in Cantonment area in the capital over the issue of overtaking.
- 63 Dead In Sri Lanka Fighting (Hindu, B. MURALIDHAR REDDY, Nov 08, 2007)
On one of the worst days of fighting in the north, in which according to the military at least 63 persons were killed, Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa unveiled a hike in defence outlay on the plea that it was essential to completely “wipe . . . .
- Two Killed In West Bengal Clash (British Broadcasting Corporation, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Officials in the Indian state of West Bengal say two people were killed when they were caught in crossfire between rival political groups.
- Energy Needs 'To Grow Inexorably' (British Broadcasting Corporation, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
The global demand for energy is set to grow inexorably through to 2030 if governments do not change their policies, warns a top energy official.
- Bail Granted To Bihar Politician (British Broadcasting Corporation, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
A local court in the Indian state of Bihar has given bail to a member of the state assembly who was arrested last week for an attack on journalists.
- Print Pick (Hindu, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Inspiration and motivation, undoubtedly increases effectiveness and efficiency.
- Fear Speeches Are Utterly Self-Defeating (Hindu, Simon Jenkins, Nov 08, 2007)
The scare tactics used by the U.K.’s MI5 chief this week may win a few headlines to help the state, but do grave long-term damage.
- A Hotline To Prevent A Cold War (Hindu, P. S. SURYANARAYANA, Nov 08, 2007)
U.S. ‘concern’ over China’s anti-satellite test has now come to colour their defence-related engagement.
- A Few Simple Lessons From Pakistan Statecraft (Hindu, Harish Khare , Nov 08, 2007)
It may be that India remains the only stable democracy in this part of the world, but we are obliged to remember that our democratic habits and manners are under daily assault from different sources.
- 1857: What Does It Mean To Us? (Hindu, Sabyasachi Bhattacharya, Nov 08, 2007)
Half a century ago D. D. Kosambi — whose birth centenary merits celebration at the national level — characterised the great uprising as ‘feudal’ and yet the final verdict on its significance was positive and it was perceived as a glorious struggle.
- It’S A Numbers Game (Hindu, Editorial, The Hindu, Nov 08, 2007)
Now that the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Janata Dal (Secular) have backed up with firm numbers their case for forming a new government in Karnataka, the Central government is left with no constitutional option but to revoke President’s Rule.
- We’Re Keen On Early Elections: Kasuri (Hindu, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Pakistan dismisses “excessive” foreign criticism
- Bhutan Refugees Are 'Intimidated' (British Broadcasting Corporation, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Bhutanese refugees living in Nepal are facing "severe intimidation" ever since plans to resettle them in the West were announced, a senior US official says.
- Maoists Behind Violence: Cpm (Tribune, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Expressing its deep concern at the recurrence of violence in Nandigram, the CPM today said those who continue to project the trouble in Nandigram as a land issue were deliberately covering up disruptive activities aimed at the physical elimination of poli
- A Looming Threat (Hindu, Editorial, The Hindu, Nov 08, 2007)
Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, under pressure from several quarters to remove the restraints on his country’s military and allow it to raid the bases of Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq, obtained far less than he hoped for when he met . . .
- Congress To Weed Out Bogus Membership (Hindu, GARGI PARSAI, Nov 08, 2007)
The Congress Working Committee on Wednesday approved proposals to amend the party constitution to weed out bogus membership and allow for larger participation by delegates in AICC sessions.
- Call For National Strategies To Deal With Disasters (Hindu, VINAY KUMAR, Nov 08, 2007)
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday called upon modern societies to come together to deal with manmade disasters – be they industrial or those caused by terror attacks.
- Left Front Discusses Crpf Deployment (Hindu, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Basu favours postponement of fresh deployment; ready for talks with Mamata
- Bjp Wants Nuclear Deal Renegotiated (Hindu, NEENA VYAS , Nov 08, 2007)
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here on Wednesday made it clear that it was against the India-United States nuclear deal being “hustled through” as it would like the deal to be “re-negotiated.”
- Nandigram: Sporadic Violence Continues (Hindu, Marcus Dam, Nov 08, 2007)
Landmine blasts point to Maoists, says CPI(M)
- Antony's Israel Visit (Pioneer, Editorial, The Pioneer, Nov 08, 2007)
The proposed visit of Defence Minister AK Antony to Israel will, apart from underscoring the strategic relationship between the two countries, send out the right political message to Tel Aviv.
- Draft A Plan Of Action (Pioneer, Hiranmay Karlekar, Nov 08, 2007)
From India's point of view, what can be the worst case scenario in Pakistan? It is the replacement of President Pervez Musharraf by a coalition of the Jamaat-e-Islami (Jamaat) and its allies, the Taliban-Al Qaeda combine and the fundamentalist . . .
- Islam Can't Be Anachronism (Pioneer, A N Sudarsan Rao , Nov 08, 2007)
In modern times, a society's progress is measured by its achievements in the fields of intellect and technology.
- Pm In High Dudgeon (Pioneer, Ajoy Bose, Nov 08, 2007)
Manmohan Singh's decision to make a public spectacle of the problems of running a coalition Government betrays his frustration. It brings him not sympathy but contempt, even from his well-wishers
- Making Of A Strong India (Pioneer, Vinayshil Gautam, Nov 08, 2007)
The flavour of the times seems to be China and India. Comparisons between the two are commonplace.
- Other Voices - Pusto Press (Dawn, Editorial, Dawn, Nov 08, 2007)
ONGOING political turmoil and deteriorating security have purportedly touched off the proclamation of emergency rule in Pakistan.
- A Futile Peace Initiative (Dawn, Tariq Fatemi, Nov 08, 2007)
REELING from serious setbacks on most foreign policy fronts, the Bush administration has undertaken a major effort to revive the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Talk of the gambler’s last throw of the dice!
- Back To The Drawing Board (Dawn, Syed Shahabuddin, Nov 08, 2007)
THE imposition of emergency rule throughout Pakistan on Nov 3 is a clear indication of the failure of the policies pursued by General Musharraf both as president and the patron saint of the ruling PML-Q which forms the rubberstamp government . . . .
- Emergency Or Martial Law? (Dawn, Editorial, Dawn, Nov 08, 2007)
GEORGE Orwell understood both tyranny and language very well. One of his many insights in this context is that tyrannical governments change the meaning of words.
- Climate Of Peace (Frontline, R. Ramachandran, Nov 08, 2007)
THE selection for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize has indeed come as a surprise. The Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC), a United Nations body, and Albert Arnold (Al) Gore Jr., the former Vice-President of the United States . . . .
- A Matter Of ‘Routine’ (Dawn, Editorial, Dawn, Nov 08, 2007)
THOUGH no patch on the breakdown of the political power structure in the country, the power breakdowns that are once again affecting Karachi are not far behind in terms of their negative impact.
- No Trace Of Progress (Dawn, Editorial, Dawn, Nov 08, 2007)
A REPORT by the Asian Development Bank on Pakistan’s socio-economic status belies the claims of progress that the government often makes in connection with health, education and other human development indicators.
- Pak Hires Lobbyists To Contain Impact On American Aid (Pioneer, S Rajagopalan, Nov 08, 2007)
Unnerved by the prospect of an adverse US review of its massive aid flows, Pakistan has deployed a team of top lobbyists to Capitol Hill to contain the fallout of President Pervez Musharraf's dictatorial measures in the US Congress.
- Pm Says Terrorism Is A Man-Made Disaster (New Indian Express, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Branding terrorism as a "man-made" disaster, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said the scourge was looming large over Asian countries and could trigger disasters across the borders.
- Bengal Lf Says Keep Crpf Out (Asian Age, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
The issue of deployment of Central forces in strife-torn Nandigram has apparently divided the Left Front as well as the ruling CPI(M) in West Bengal.
- No Karnataka, N-Deal At Cwc (Asian Age, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
The Congress Working Committee on Wednesday night decided to amend the Congress constitution to about a single category of membership.
- Pm Envoy To Lobby The Swiss (Asian Age, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
India will send an expert to Switzerland to explain the details of the proposed Indo-US civil nuclear cooperation agreement, visiting Swiss President Micheline Calmy-Rey said.
- We've Not Sought Postponement Of Upa-Left Panel Meet: Karat (Pioneer, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
The Left parties have neither sought any postponement of a meeting of the UPA-Left Committee on the India-US nuclear deal on November 16, nor has the Government proposed anything to this effect, CPI(M) general secretary Prakash Karat said on Wednesday.
- Bjp Reiterates Demand For Renegotiation (Pioneer, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday reiterated that the India-US civil nuclear deal should be "renegotiated" as the agreement was "unacceptable" in its "present form".
- Israel’S Olive Branch To Rajasthan (Statesman, A N Sudarsan Rao , Nov 08, 2007)
Olive trees will soon adorn the arid landscape of Rajasthan.
- Bhutto Vows To Defy Ban On Rallies (Statesman, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Undeterred by the government’s ban on public meetings under the Emergency Rule, former Premier Ms Benazir Bhutto-led Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) today vowed to go ahead with a planned rally in the nearby garrison city of Rawalpindi on Friday.
- Benazir Announces March On Nov. 13 (Asian Age, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
From November 13, it will be former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto against Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf.
- Upa Has Ignored Opp On N-Deal (Pioneer, A N Sudarsan Rao , Nov 08, 2007)
BJP president Rajnath Singh believes that direct intervention by the US in the form of negotiations with Indian political parties over the civilian nuclear agreement proves the UPA did not bother to do its homework and take Opposition. . .
- Bjp Refuses To Budge On Nuke Deal (New Indian Express, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Despite pressure being mounted by the US administration and feelers sent by the UPA government, the BJP on Wednesday has not budged from its stand on opposing the nuclear deal in Parliament.
- Why Pak Lawyers Are At The Centre Of Protests Against General Musharraf (Indian Express, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Behind the public rage of Pakistan’s lawyers, who protested for a third day on Wednesday, lies a long-smoldering resentment toward the country’s military President, who at first held out a promise for educated, politically moderate Pakistanis. . .
- Voices Of Dissent (Dawn, Editorial, Dawn, Nov 08, 2007)
IRRESPECTIVE of the scepticism people feel towards Benazir Bhutto — more so because of the power-sharing deal she concluded with President Musharraf under the NRO — it cannot be denied that she has the power to galvanise people to come out on to the stree
- Bhutto’S Protest Call Sets Up Confrontation (Indian Express, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Escalating political tensions in Pakistan, the opposition leader, Benazir Bhutto announced on Wednesday that her party would carry out a mass demonstration on Friday and a protest march next week if the President, General Pervez Musharraf . . . .
- White House Celebrates Diwali (Times of India, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
The Indian-American community celebrated Diwali at the White House in the presence of senior US and Indian officials.
- Musharraf Lost Respect Due To His Ties With Us: Karat (Indian Express, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
“ONLY good infrastructure stands in the way of Mumbai being a world-class city.” So said D. Subbarao, Union Finance Secretary, at the recently concluded Infrastructure Investment conference organised by the U.S.-India CEO Forum in Mumbai. Infrastructure h
- Attack On Scribes: Jd(u) Mla, Others Granted Bail (Indian Express, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
A local court on Wednesday granted bail to JD(U) MLA Anant Singh and five others arrested on charges of assaulting journalists here last week.
- America’S Choice (Indian Express, Editorial, Indian Express, Nov 08, 2007)
President Musharraf’s declaration of a state of emergency against his own government on November 3, followed by large-scale arrests of his opponents, was a slap in the face of Washington and the Bush Administration.
- Ram Rajya (Indian Express, VARGHESE K. GEORGE, Nov 08, 2007)
The entire issue of Organiser this week is devoted to different aspects of the Ram Sethu controversy. M.D. Nalapat recalls Ram Rajya: “In the Knowledge Era, it is not geographical space that counts any more, but Thought Space.
- Renegotiate Deal, Don’T Hustle It Through: Bjp Rubs It In (Indian Express, Varghese K George, Nov 08, 2007)
A meeting of the BJP top brass today reiterated its opposition to the Indo-US nuclear deal and called for its “renegotiation.”
- Cpm Men Fire Their Way Into Nandigram, Party Tells Cm No Need For Crpf Yet (Indian Express, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Desperate to regain control, CPM cadres rampaged through Nandigram I block today, entering village after village as they fired blanks in the air. Terrified villagers fled, seeking shelter in school buildings and relief camps.
- Ex-Minister Out On Bail In Murder Case (Deccan Herald, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Controversial JD (U) MLA Anant Singh, who was remanded to judicial custody for assaulting journalists last week, was granted bail by a local court here on Wednesday
- Imran Khan Issues Video Message From Hiding (Indian Express, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan made a haggard-looking appearance in a video issued from hiding on Wednesday, calling for protests against President Pervez Musharraf’s state of emergency.
- Indian Maoists: Changing Tactics (Deccan Herald, Editorial, The Deccan Herald, Nov 08, 2007)
Maoists are exploring newer ways to intensify the people's war by increasing their mass base across the country.
- Imran Issues Video Message From Hiding (Hindustan Times, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan made a haggard-looking appearance in a video issued from hiding on Wednesday, calling for protests against President Pervez Musharraf's state of emergency.
- The League Of Hipster Statesmen (Indian Express, Editorial, Indian Express, Nov 08, 2007)
A second act is rare in world politics. History can point to a handful of leaders who managed to reacquire political power after losing it (Napoleon, Churchill, Deng Xiaoping, Alan Garcia).
- American Pressure (Frontline, Venkitesh Ramakrishnan, Nov 08, 2007)
“TOO much thinking does not produce clarity but only confusion. Our contemplative Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, seems to be thinking so much and so hard about the Indo-U.S. nuclear deal that he and his government have become the epitome of . . . .
- Art Of Sinking (Frontline, Bhaskar Ghose, Nov 08, 2007)
SOME 60 years ago Time magazine carried a perceptive story on the then Prime Minister of France Robert Schuman.
- Policemen Nonpareil (Frontline, R.K. Raghavan, Nov 08, 2007)
The life and times of two exceptional members of the U.K. police force.
- Unfinished Agenda (Frontline, Praful Bidwai, Nov 08, 2007)
The Tehelka sting operation underscores the urgency of simultaneously pursuing the prosecution of the culprits and fighting Hindutva politically in a spirited way.
- March For Land (Frontline, Jayati Ghosh, Nov 08, 2007)
The Janadesh Yatra has given the movement for land rights fresh momentum and also captured the popular imagination.
- Politicians & Lies (Frontline, A.G. NOORANI, Nov 08, 2007)
Three books that constitute an instructive guide to governance in the United Kingdom.
- No Election Decision Under Us Dictation, Musharraf Tells Mps (Daily Times, Irfan Ghauri and Zulfiqar Ghumman, Nov 08, 2007)
No election decision under US dictation, Musharraf tells MPs
- 'Musharraf To Lift Emergency In Three Weeks' Time' (Hindustan Times, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
President Pervez Musharraf will lift the state of emergency in three weeks' time, Pakistan's ruling party chief Shujaat Hussain has said.
- Defiantly Amiable (Frontline, Shelley Walia, Nov 08, 2007)
MARIO VARGAS LLOSA is loved by millions around the world, especially in his country, Peru. Like Jorge Luis Borges, Llosa’s aesthetic pursuit coincides with his political concern, though it is often alleged that his writings are not candidly devoted . . .
- N-Power Must Be A Credible Deterrent: Bjp (The Economic Times, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 08, 2007)
Credible minimum deterrent and not energy, according to the BJP, should be the central concern while considering the Indo-US nuclear deal.
- The Challenge Of Swat (Daily Times, Editorial, Daily Times, Nov 08, 2007)
Warlord Fazlullah has taken another town in Swat, and the local police have surrendered in routine, its personnel promising never to fight against him again.
- Market Storms That Lash The Energy Engine (Business Line, D. Murali , Nov 08, 2007)
Chilling apprehensions about oil, which is on a relentless runaway rise, threaten to make this winter colder, even as oil jumps to $98 a barrel, on fears of a harsher winter.
- Inclusive Growth Runs Into An Oil Slick (Business Line, G. Srinivasan , Nov 08, 2007)
OECD’s World Energy Outlook predicts a bleak global energy scenario. The global demand for oil is projected to reach 116 million barrels per day by 2030. Even as oil prices rise to unprecedented levels, the Government is reluctant to take the . . . .
- Higher Growth, Higher Inflation (Dawn, Sultan Ahmed, Nov 08, 2007)
“PAKISTAN’S economy recorded one of the fastest growth rates in Asia during fiscal year 2006-07. The real GDP growth accelerated to seven per cent that was surpassed only by China and India”.
- Gloomy Days For American Influence (Hindu, Simon Tisdall, Nov 07, 2007)
President-General Pervez Musharraf’s “second coup” amounted to a serious personal blow for Condoleezza Rice, the U.S. Secretary of State, and American counterterrorism and nation-building policies in the Pakistan-Afghanistan badlands.
- Google Now Enters Mobile Phone Market With Android (Deccan Herald, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
The world's leading Internet company said it would start next week by allowing independent designers to tinker with its software, known as "Android."
- Bring In Private Players (Times of India, Editorial, The Times of India, Nov 07, 2007)
I had argued in a recent article in this newspaper that Manmohan Singh's Independence Day promise to set up a large number of new institutes of higher education was a gift horse which is well worth looking in the mouth. Large increases of . . . .
- A Dishonest Judgment (Frontline, A.G. NOORANI, Nov 07, 2007)
THE 25 accused in the Tokyo War Crimes Trial were charged with crimes against peace: the planning, preparation, initiation, or waging of a declared or undeclared war of aggression, or a war in violation of international law, treaties.
- Not What People Want (Times of India, SHIKHA MUKERJEE, Nov 07, 2007)
Democracy without the liberty to choose the form of participation in public affairs - even if it be a bandh, hartal, dharmaghat or strike by the people - is meaningless.
- Nc, Pdp Leave Little Space For Hurriyat (Tribune, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
The two mainstream political parties, the National Conference (NC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) have left little space for the All-Party Hurriyat Conference in the Kashmir valley.
- Jsm Seeks Statehood For Jammu (Tribune, Tejinder Singh Sodhi, Nov 07, 2007)
In view of the Assembly elections in the state due next year, political parties active in the Jammu region have again raised the issue of statehood for Jammu.
- North Biofuel Appetite Causing South Starvation (Hindu, George Monbiot, Nov 07, 2007)
Developing nations are being pushed to grow crops for ethanol, rather than food, all thanks to political expediency.
Using food to produce biofuels might strain supplies of arable land: IMF
The cost of rice has risen by 20% over the past year, maiz
- Governor Doubts Stability Factor (Deccan Herald, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
Asked whether the question of stable government has figured in the report, Karnataka Governor Rameshwar Thakur remarked that various issues including the stability factor have found mention in it. "It is now for the President to decide.", he said.
- Coalition Blues (Times of India, Editorial, The Times of India, Nov 07, 2007)
Coalition governments have been celebrated as giving adequate representation to regional interests at the Centre, which is necessary in a diverse and multicultural country such as India. But recent remarks by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh highlight . . .
- Us Needs Deal More Than Us (Pioneer, Rajeev Srinivasan, Nov 07, 2007)
It appears it is the Americans who most fear that the proposed civil nuclear cooperation deal will collapse, if you look at their recent actions.
- Tamil Blood Runs In My Veins: Jaya (Deccan Herald, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
Reacting sharply to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi's remark that he condoled the death of LTTE leader S P Tamilselvan in his capacity as a Tamil, AIADMK Supremo Jayalalitha on Tuesday said she too had Tamil spirit and that . . . .
- Aiadmk To Move Sc For Tn Govt Dismissal (Tribune, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
The opposition AIADMK in Tamil Nadu today said that it would move the Supreme Court, seeking the dismissal of the DMK government, as Chief Minister M.Karunanidhi allegedly supported the banned Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).
- ‘Multi-Party Polity Helps Inclusiveness’ (Tribune, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
A multi-party federal political system, which is accommodative to regional and sectional identities, helps in ensuring inclusiveness, renowned economist Lord Meghnad Desai said here today.
- Transparency Pays (Tribune, Editorial, The Tribune, Nov 07, 2007)
Defence Minister A.K. Antony’s declaration that “every reference from every quarter” on corruption issues would be taken cognizance of and the necessary probes carried out, is in keeping with his character.
- Scrapping House Tax (Tribune, Editorial, The Tribune, Nov 07, 2007)
In a populist measure that ought to have been avoided, the Haryana Chief Minister last Thursday waived the house tax in the urban areas and the “chullah” tax in the rural areas from April, 2008, provided the tax payees clear their arrears . . . . . .
- Diwali Celebrated In Israel (Times of India, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
The festival of Diwali has been celebrated in the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) for the first time in appreciation of the Indian diamond community's contribution in making Israel one of the major centres of world diamond trade.
- Divide And Rule (Pioneer, Editorial, The Pioneer, Nov 07, 2007)
Inaugurating a federalism conference in New Delhi on Monday, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh complained that regional parties and those with narrow, "regional and sectional loyalties" tended to distort the "national vision".
- Bjp-Jd(s) Mlas Paraded Before Prez Pratibha (Tribune, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
Karnataka appears to be moving towards the first-ever saffron party-led coalition government in the South as 125 MLAs belonging to the BJP, the JD(S) and Independents today submitted a memorandum to President Pratibha Patil.
- General's Last Gambit (Pioneer, Wilson John, Nov 07, 2007)
Pervez Musharraf's decision to impose Emergency in Pakistan looks like his last desperate effort to restore a semblance of order in a nuclear-armed, jihad-supporting nation propped up by an imagined identity and foreign aid
- Strategic Aspect Of N-Deal (Tribune, Editorial, The Tribune, Nov 07, 2007)
When India blasted its way out of nuclear ambiguity on May 11-13, 1998, and caused a major setback to the US non-proliferation policies, the US reaction was immediate and severe.
- Uncertainty Shrouds Pak Poll Date (Times of India, Correspondent or Reporter, Nov 07, 2007)
Despite US pressure and soothing words from the government, Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf is likely to hold off on elections until he has cemented his grip on power, analysts say.
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