Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Saturday, July 13, 2002
Vital role for army in governance: Musharraf
ISLAMABAD, JULY 12.In a staunch defence of the controversial statue reform package unveiled by his Government the Pakistan President, Pervez Musharraf, has said that institutionalisation of the army in governance was a necessity given the past ...
'No change in me'
ISLAMABAD, JULY 12. Conscious of the fact that his popularity graph has dipped considerably since the controversial presidential referendum in April this year, the Pakistan President, Pervez Musharraf, sought to re-establish his credentials as ...
India firm on demand for extradition of Prabakaran, says Sinha
COLOMBO, JULY 12. There is "no contradiction'' in India's demand for extradition of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) chief, V. Prabakaran, and its support for the Sri Lankan peace process, the External Affairs Minister, Yashwant Sinha, ...
'U.S. to press for dialogue'
WASHINGTON, JULY 12.The Bush administration has said that it will continue to press for a dialogue between India and Pakistan when the Secretary of State, Colin Powell, visits the two countries at the end of this month. "It's still a tense ...
Arafat persists with security reforms
MANAMA (BAHRAIN), JULY 12.MANAMA (BAHRAIN), JULY 12. As the countdown to the crucial meeting among the United States, Russia, the European Union on the West Asian situation begins, the Palestinian Authority is persisting with its security reforms ...
'Bush benefited from insider transaction'
WASHINGTON, JULY 12.The U.S. President, George W. Bush, received low-interest loans more than a decade ago from an oil company where he served as a director, benefiting from insider transactions he now wants banned as part of a crackdown on ...
Musharraf Govt. blocks Opposition rally
ISLAMABAD, JULY 12. Two days after the announcement of the date for the general election, authorities in Pakistan today prevented activists of the Alliance for Restoration of Democracy (ARD) from holding a rally. The ARD a conglomerate ...
Arrest evokes mixed response in Sri Lanka
COLOMBO, JULY 12. The arrest of the MDMK leader, Vaiko, has drawn varied responses in Sri Lanka. While the pro-LTTE Tamil National Alliance expressed "shock and disappointment'', the main Opposition, People's Alliance, said the move reflected the ...
Read Today's supplements: | Life | Young World | Quest |
Send: Comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Letters to the Editor to: email@example.com with full postal address
News: Front Page | National | Southern States | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Index | Features: Life | Magazine | Literary Review | Metro Plus | Open Page | Education | Book Review | Business | SciTech | Entertainment | Young World | Quest | Folio |
Copyright © 2002, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu