conflict management

Peace hangs by a thread in ethnically-volatile Assam (News Analysis)


July 31st, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Guwahati, July 31 (IANS) The recent ethnic flare-up in Assam that killed 58 and displaced hundreds of thousands of people not only shook the governments in both the ... Read more...

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Year after Osama, world still unsafe


May 1st, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) A year after Osama bin Laden was hunted down and killed at his safehouse in Pakistan's military town of Abbottabad by elite American forces, ... Read more...

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Iranians may be suspects, but cannot rule out other jihadis: Experts


February 16th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Iranian militants may be the prime suspect behind the Israeli embassy car blast here Monday, but the role of other jihadi terrorist outfits cannot ... Read more...

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Youth workshop on gender, democracy and peace-building


December 10th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Youths belonging to conflict areas from across South Asia took part in a workshop to help them enhance their capacity for nonviolent, democratic engagement in ... Read more...

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South Asian activists part with message of peace


October 31st, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) A two-day international conference on possibilities of peace-building and conflict-management in the South Asian region, christened 'Beyond Our Differences', culminated here Sunday.Organised by WSICOMP (Women in Security, ... Read more...

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Electoral systems key for progress: Ansari


July 8th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 8 (IANS) Vice President Hamid Ansari Thursday opined that electoral systems are important because they translate the votes of the people into socio-economic progress. His remark came while delivering the inaugural ... Read more...

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‘Irrational strategy, flawed operations’, say experts


April 6th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Security experts blamed "irrational strategy", "inadequate deployment" and "flawed operations" for the massacre of 74 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers and a state policeman in Chhattisgarh ... Read more...

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Peace allows trade between nations to flourish


February 26th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): American researchers have put forward a new theory according to which peace allows trade between nations to flourish while the same may not be true vice versa.Omar Keshk ... Read more...

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Pakistan dangerous to world peace: US economist


January 14th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Leading economists from the US and other countries who had gathered at an international conference here Thursday aired doubts about the future of democracy in Pakistan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

IGNOU to hold three-day international peace conference


January 10th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) along with the Gandhi Smriti & Darshan Samiti (GSDS) and Unesco would be jointly organising a three-day international conference on "Conflict ... Read more...

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Arrest of Arabinda Rajkhowa may tilt India’s Assam rebels toward peace


December 10th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.10 (ANI): Few Assamese are drawn to the ULFA these days, as everybody wants to live in peace.According to Ajai Sahni, head of the New Delhi-based Institute for Conflict Management, ... Read more...

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‘ULFA camps may shift to China from Bangladesh, Myanmar’


October 7th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Oct 7 (ANI): In a startling revelation, Prabal Neogi, leader of the powerful separatist group in Assam, has said that the ultras may plan to set up camps in China consequent ... Read more...

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Sops for surrendering Maoists: vocational training, stipend


September 7th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The government has offered surrendering Leftwing rebels a series of sops, including vocational training along with a monthly stipend of Rs.2,000 for up to three years ... Read more...

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Is co-parenting possible when violent marriage ends?


March 18th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) When a marriage brimming with violence goes to pieces, is co-parenting possible? It depends on whether intimate terrorism or situational violence was involved, says a new study. "There's ... Read more...

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Mumbai could have been a small incident: anti-terror expert


February 24th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) Last year's terrorist attacks on Mumbai could have been turned into a "relatively small incident" if the city police force had been well-resourced and -equipped, an Indian strategic ... Read more...

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Mumbai terrorist Kasab says his Dad was ”paid by terrorists to hand him over”


December 3rd, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec.3 (ANI): The sole surviving terrorist that attacked Mumbai last week, killing about 195 people and injuring 295 others, has revealed that his father was paid by a Pakistan-based militant ... Read more...

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Manipuris seek to know the logic behind killing innocents


November 13th, 2008 - 8:52 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Nov.13 (ANI): People from all walks of life and different communities recently participated in a massive rally taken out against the recent bomb blasts in Imphal that claimed the lives ... Read more...

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Manipuris protest against bomb blast in Imphal


November 4th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Nov 4 (ANI): The recent bomb blast in Manipurs capital Imphal, has broken all barriers of patience of the people of the state. They have condemned militancy and asked the ... Read more...

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Pak parliaments rejection of war-on terror may hurt ties with US


October 24th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Oct 24 (ANI): In a resolution overwhelmingly passed by the Pakistani Parliament late on Wednesday night, the lawmakers expressed serious doubts over Islamabad s continued commitment to America s ... Read more...

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Pak now the world’’s top suicide bomb death capital: CSM


October 10th, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct.10 (ANI): Pakistan has overtaken Iraq and Afghanistan in suicide-bomb deaths this year, its intelligence agency reports. Suicide bomb attacks have spiked in Pakistan, from two in 2002 to ... Read more...

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Pak foreign minister lays stress on conflict resolution with India


August 10th, 2008 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Aug 10 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that there was a need for progress in bilateral disputes with India , and moving away from conflict ... Read more...

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Suddenly, Gandhian studies have a lot of takers!


July 5th, 2008 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, July 5 (IANS) Call it a post "Munna Bhai" phenomenon, but students in and around this city are suddenly showing a keen interest in courses like Gandhian studies, environment ... Read more...

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Kashmir issue there, but let’s focus on trade: Pakistan


April 8th, 2008 - 9:00 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad/New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Ahead of talks with India later this month, Pakistan Tuesday asserted that the Kashmir issue continues to be on top of its agenda, but it will not ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Global symposium on conflict begins in Delhi


March 13th, 2008 - 7:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) A global seminar on conflict transformation will begin here Friday that will bring around 40 scholars from around the world to speak on peace building, particularly in ... Read more...

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Zardari says Kashmir issue must not affect India-Pakistan trade


March 7th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar 7 (ANI): Pakistan People's Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said that the differences over the Kashmir issue should not prevent Pakistan and India from reaping benefit of "trade ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

National issues should be addressed by women in one voice: Kiran Bedi


December 19th, 2007 - 10:27 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec.19 (ANI): Women should be national women, contributing collectively to the development of India as a nation, said Kiran Bedi, former Director General of the Bureau for Police Research and ... Read more...

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Centre and NSCN-IM next round of peace talks today


November 14th, 2007 - 1:56 am ICT by admin
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