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Activists roar for tiger reserve as Goa drags feet

July 11th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 11 (IANS) Even as the Goa government is dragging its feet over drafting a proposal to set up the Mhadei tiger reserve in a wildlife sanctuary ringed by ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Sikh group seeks UN intervention to save Bhullar

June 18th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 18 (IANS) A Sikh advocacy group is seeking UN intervention to save Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar who has been given the death penalty in a 1993 car ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian students of ’sham’ US varsity launch petition campaign

January 28th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) Facing the prospect of deportation following the closure of a "sham" university in California, hundreds of its Indian students have launched a campaign to seek ... Read more...

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Mosque building plans near Royal Military Academy leave Brit defence chiefs ‘concerned’

February 21st, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 21 (ANI): Plans to build a giant mosque overlooking Britain's top military academy has come under fire after top defence chiefs claimed that the new structure poses a security threat ... Read more...

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West Bengal authorities put media’s credibility at stake

September 30th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant, CNSA growing outrage is palpable from the civil society against the abuse of media's credibility to arrest Chhatradhar Mahto, the leader of Lalgarh movement in West Bengal, India.The West ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Citizens of India-Pakistan stand-up for peace

January 8th, 2009 - 9:53 am ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantTo confront the present war posturing between India and Pakistan, the citizens of both countries are launching a joint signature petition campaign on 9 January 2009, to voice their mandate ... Read more...

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Community campaigns for UN authorisation for strikes at Pakistan terror camps

December 8th, 2008 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 8 (IANS) The Indian American community has launched a petition campaign all over the country urging the US to support a resolution in the UN Security Council that ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tibetans demand release of 11th Panchen Lama

April 24th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr.24 (ANI): On the occasion of the 19th birth anniversary of the Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, which falls on Friday (April 25), Tibetans from all walks of life have ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Over 1.25 mn sign online petition for Tibet dialogue

April 11th, 2008 - 10:15 am ICT by admin
By Jaideep Sarin Dharamsala, April 11 (IANS) In what could be the fastest growing online petition, people across the world - from Rio de Janeiro to Rome and New York to New Delhi ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |