Category: Breaking News

Prathiba Patil India’s next President

India’s first woman President, Left opposition forced Congress to drop Shivraj Patil By Saroj Nagi THE UNITED Progressive Alliance (UPA) has a candidate for the country’s top post. And it’s not the Patil who was expected to get the nod. It’s Pratibha Devisingh Patil, a veteran Congress leader from Maharashtra. […]

G-8 Summit: China-India refuse to be taken for a ride

By Kalyani Shankar Are the two Asian giants, India and China, coming closer? Has expediency brought them together in their fight against the industrialised countries? The G 8 watchers at Heiligendamm summit could not miss the new alliance forged by the two to oppose the efforts of developed countries to […]

Nepal Maoists ask youth not to join UK or Indian armies

By Ashish Biswas KOLKATA: Nepali youths should not join the British or Indian armies as fighting Gurkha soldiers anymore, according to the Maoists, who are now a part of the government in the Himalayan kingdom. Instead, they should get opportunities to fulfill their ambitions at home. Press reports from Kathmandu […]