Ethnic Cleansing

  • Kishtwar riots an ISI bid at ethnic cleansing: Defence expert September 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The August 9 riots at Kishtwar in Jammu, dubbed as 'communal', were actually another bid by Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) at orchestrating ethnic cleansing in the northern Indian state, according to a senior defence expert. "Our estimate is that the ISI used the riots to get rid of the village...
  • India is a State-Nation, Not a Nation-State: Yogendra Yadav August 27, 2013

    Yogendra Yadav Profile: Yogendra Yadav is a senior fellow at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS), Delhi. His interests include democratic theory, election studies, survey research. In 2009, the International Political Science Association awarded him the first Global South Solidarity Award. The arrival of Narendra Modi at the centrestage...
  • Peace and stability stalled in Kenya January 9, 2008

    Hopes of peace taking hold in Kenya dimmed after President Kibaki named half his cabinet. Talks between him and opposition leader Raila Odinga now appear to be on hold and the ethnic cleansing continues. ...
  • Lanka stops Tamil ethnic cleansing June 8, 2007

    New Delhi: After the Sri Lanka Police on Thursday sent back more than 300 Tamils staying in Colombo to their home regions in the north and east of Sri Lanka, the Supreme Court of the land has stepped in and ordered an immediate halt on the eviction. A threejudge bench of...
  • Lanka drives Tamils out of Colombo June 8, 2007

    New Delhi: Sri Lanka's police on Thursday sent back more than 300 Tamils staying in Colombo to their home regions in the north and east of Sri Lanka. The forced eviction of minority Tamils from the capital is part of a crackdown against LTTE suspects, said officials. Tamil men, women and children,...