Three men & one woman executed for adultary in Pakistan

A woman and three men were shot dead in a public execution in a Pakistani village after tribal elders found them guilty of adultery, officials said. The death sentences were ordered by a jirga (council) of elders in the Khyber agency area on the Afghan border. Sex outside marriage is […]

Helping the needy

By Rajeev Sharma In the age when small girls play with dolls, Meenu Saxena had something else in her heart. She was always anxious to do something for the helpless. Her mission began with injured little puppies, left moaning in dust and muck. Small Meenu would take them home and […]

Congress-NCP to form Govt. in Goa

By New Delhi Bureau The Congress- NCP combine is all set to retain power in Goa. Panaji reports indicate that the Congress-NCP combine has won 19 seats in a House of 40 seats. Congress sources have said two independents have already pledged support to the combine. The opposition BJP has […]

World Bank: Time for a fresh look at its utility

By Girish Mishra New Delhi: The World Bank, a prominent Western financial institution, has played a major role in the changed strategy of imperialism, pursued after the Second World War. This strategy has been known as Neocolonialism. One can hardly understand the role of the World Bank without having an […]

Hindi Pages (May 2007)

Hindi Pages (May 2007)