Kendrapada (Orissa), Dec 19 (IANS) The National Commission for Scheduled Castes has expressed 'shock' over the continuation of the 'obnoxious practice' of preventing Dalits from entering a well known Orissa temple despite a high court order in their favour.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 4:07:05 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 18 (IANS) With rubber prices up and the mercury dipping low in Kerala, a cheery Christmas is just around the corner.
Monday, December 18, 2006 11:40:00 AM
Aizawl (Mizoram), Dec 18 (IANS) They went to Israel from India's northeast in search of the promised land. And they are doing their bit for Israel in Lebanon, battling militants opposed to the Jewish state.
Monday, December 18, 2006 8:16:18 AM
Pune, Dec 17 (IANS) Pope Benedict XVI has appointed noted space scientist K. Kasturirangan as a member of the prestigious Rome-based Pontifical Academy of Sciences - and the Indian said he was 'extremely delighted'.
Sunday, December 17, 2006 3:59:17 PM
Kendrapada (Orissa), Dec 17 (IANS) Priests performed late night purification rituals at an Orissa temple and opened it three days after its closure by upper castes protesting the entry of Dalits, reports said Sunday.
Sunday, December 17, 2006 10:26:40 AM
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Two people were arrested for their alleged involvement in a robbery after an antique idol of lord Krishna was recovered in Delhi, police said Saturday.
Saturday, December 16, 2006 10:44:01 PM
Kendrapada (Orissa), Dec 16 (IANS) With hundreds of upper caste villagers launching hunger strike against the entry of 200 Dalits in a village Jagannath temple, the caste conflict further intensified in Orissa Saturday.
Saturday, December 16, 2006 8:05:34 PM
Jodhpur, Dec 16 (IANS) A temple dedicated to Ravana, the demon king in Hindu epic Ramayana, is coming up here.
Saturday, December 16, 2006 8:28:25 AM
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Minorities, especially Gujarati Muslims, were forced into ghettoes and marginalised in a planned way by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government led by Chief Minister Narendra Modi, says a new book.
Friday, December 15, 2006 1:23:58 PM
Kendrapada (Orissa), Dec 15 (IANS) A day after 200 Dalits entered an Orissa temple in the wake of a court ruling in their favour, the temple's priests Friday said they would perform purification rituals.
Friday, December 15, 2006 1:11:18 PM
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