Tuesday Aug 26
Time for elite force'
A FATHER and son who were murdered last week in St Helena Village, Piarco were laid to rest yesterday following a funeral service.
India's 'Untouchables' Are Still Being Forced to Collect Human Waste by Hand
They face violence, eviction and withheld wages if they do not take on the hazardous job of emptying private and public latrines The practice of forcing low-caste people in Indian communities to remove accumulated human waste from latrines is continuing despite legal prohibitions and must be stopped, says a leading advocacy group.
Bhimrao's Sharp Arrow
Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar always feared that the Hindus, specifically the caste Hindus, whom he often addressed with the cold appellation - Touchables - would gang up communally, pose as a political majority, and run away with what he called the 'title deeds' of democracy.
De Palma's - Phantom of the Paradise' rocks on Blu-ray
The first is that this 1974 rock opera came from director Brian De Palma perching like an odd bird of melodramatic camp on a resume that includes "Carrie," "Scarface" and "The Untouchables."
The 'Untouchables': The Tradition of Chhaupadi in Nepal
The following photographs were taken September 2013 in Kathmandu and Surkhet District, in Nepal .
The New Zealand Herald
Paul Thomas: Plucky little Israel turns itself into the ruthless and pitiless avenger state
At the end of the 1987 movie The Untouchables , Eliot Ness reflects on his transformation over the course of his relentless pursuit of gangster kingpin Al Capone: "I have forsworn myself.