Genocide

  • Rwanda commemorates 20 years since genocide 07-04-2014 04:22 PM

    Rwanda is commemorating the 20th anniversary of its devastating genocide in which machete and gunfire attacks killed more than 1 million people. President Paul Kagame and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon together lit a flame at the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre on Monday in memory of those killed. Samantha Power, the...
  • Modi's ABC starts from F for fake encounter, G for genocide: Congress 11-09-2013 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Manish Tewari hit out at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for his 'ABC' remark against the Congress. "His alphabets begins with F on fake encounter and G for genocide," Tewari said. Mocking the UPA government for various multi-crore scams, Modi had...
  • Former Guatemala dictator found guilty of genocide 11-05-2013 07:11 AM

    Guatemala City: A Guatemalan court on Friday found former dictator Efrain Rios Montt guilty of genocide and crimes against humanity during the bloodiest phase of the country's 36-year civil war. He was sentenced to 50 years in prison on the genocide charge and 30 years for crimes against humanity. It...
  • Rwanda woman jailed for life over genocide 24-06-2011 03:34 PM

    Rwanda: A former Rwandan minister has been jailed for life for genocide and incitement to rape at the United Nations-backed court for Rwanda. Pauline Nyiramasuhuko, who is one of the first women to be charged with genocide, was minister for the family and women's affairs in the Rwandan government when...
  • US: Tamil group files lawsuit against SL prez 29-01-2011 08:04 AM

    Washington: A US-based Tamil advocacy group has filed a lawsuit against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa seeking $30 million in damages for the alleged extra-judicial killings in the decades-old civil war. The lawsuit was filed by Bruce Fein, a Washington-based attorney, on behalf of Tamils Against Genocide (TAG) in a...
  • Tamil Nadu electorate debates Sri Lankan Tamil issue 13-05-2009 02:38 AM

    Politicians blamed for doing nothing to stop ethnic genocide in Sri Lanka. ...
  • International court indicts Sudan Prez for genocide 15-07-2008 10:22 AM

    Ghaziabad: In its bid to make home pitches pacer-friendly, the Board of Control for Cricket in India has asked all curators to make green tops for the Ranji Trophy. Arvind Dogra, chief curator of the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here, said that he had been asked by the BCCI to prepare...
  • Bomb supplier in Hitler assassination plot dead 04-05-2008 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: Australian spin legend Shane Warne pleaded for an end to the talk of Sachin Tendulkar's retirement as he joined the international chorus of appreciation for the iconic Indian cricketer who scripted history by completing a century of international tons on Friday. Apart from his close friend Warne, cricket...
  • BBC reveals tainted past of Indian peacekeeping force 30-04-2008 12:17 AM

    Jamaica: Former West Indies captain Chris Gayle has been left out of their preliminary squad for the limited overs series against Australia in the Caribbean as the Jamaican's row with the regional cricket board rumbles on. The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) plans to meet Jamaica's Prime Minister to discuss...
  • BBC Report: IPKF in Congo traded drugs, gold 29-04-2008 08:01 AM

    Abu Dhabi: Pakistan's Misbah-ul Haq on Tuesday cautioned against a drastic overhaul in personnel after one-day and Twenty20 losses against England, warning that change for change's sake could be damaging in the long-run. Misbah failed to guide Pakistan to victory from a winning position in the third and final T20...
  • US accuses Turkey of genocide during World War I 13-10-2007 02:17 PM

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar tried to make up for some stupid captaincy with yet another excellent batting display, but you can't always make up for the kinds of error you are not expected to make after having been in the business for 20 years. Ryan McLaren sent down a perfectly...
  • Vaiko slams Sri Lanka, meets PM 30-08-2006 03:41 PM

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