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)

New media curbs in Pakistan

Islamabad: President Pervez Musharraf has signed into immediate effect measures to increase control over the media. Current regulations related to television have been extended to the internet and mobile phones. Some regulations on who is allowed to be licensed to broadcast in Pakistan have been extended to cover “any foreign […]