Archive for March, 2012

Growth without Inclusion – At Whose Cost? The Total Plan Expenditure of Union Budget 2012-13 BE is Rs.3,99,011 cr. For Special Component Plan (SCP) and Tribal Sub Plan (TSP) Rs. 37113.03 cr. and Rs.21710.11 cr has been allocated which is altogether 9.3% (SCP) and 5.4% (TSP) as compared to the legitimate allocation of 16.2% for […]


An upper caste college lecturer was strangled to death here by her brother for marrying a man belonging to a lower caste (Dalit), police said on Wednesday. The incident came to light after the woman’s roommate found the body on her return from Kochi, police sources said. More..