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Sikhism and Sufism: guide to Peace in South Asia

Sikhism and Sufism: guide to Peace in South Asia

A Muslim laid the foundation stone of the Golden Temple in Amritsar, writes M. Ashraf Haidari, the deputy chief of mission of the Afghan Embassy in India . In fact…

On Dalai Lama birthday, Tibet traumatised!

On Dalai Lama birthday, Tibet traumatised!

Chinese authorities in Tibet are tightening restrictions across the region as the birthday of the exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama (July 6) approaches, according to Radio Free Asia. Displays…

Battle of Banaras

Battle of Banaras

Battle of Banaras/ Dance of Democracy by Kamal Swaroop @ FD Zone, Pune on 13th June 2015/4pm Duration: 120 min Screening followed by discussion with the Director.   On May…

Distance Education rocks , so chill!

Distance Education rocks , so chill!

PATNA: Want to work and study at the same time? Chill! Try distance education to the conventional colleges. The degrees are valid, and you may even lean more! Though conventional…

Ganga: major headache to clean!

Ganga: major headache to clean!

The Ganga captures the collective Indian imagination. The river is believed to have the capacity to wash away one’s sins and purify the living and the dead. Such is the…

Sri Lanka celebrated May Day

Sri Lanka celebrated May Day

May 1  marks the 129th International Labourers’ Day or better known as May Day. Sri Lanka celebrated its first May Day or Labour Day in 1927 under the patronage of…

Inspired by ‘Lucky Oye’, Cop is Robber. Behind bars.

Inspired by ‘Lucky Oye’, Cop is Robber. Behind bars.

Patiala (Punjab): Cop by day, burglar by night ? This guy Surinder Singh was even better. He burgled houses while on duty. He was inspired by the Bombay Cinema, says…

Kathmandu: from Playground to Chessboard?

Kathmandu: from Playground to Chessboard?

“Kathmandu today is an entirely different city from the one almost levelled in 1934. It is now a densely populated home to almost 2.5 million people, many living and working…

Three new tiger reserves for India?

Three new tiger reserves for India?

Dibang in Arunachal Pradesh may soon have a wildlife sanctuary, while India may have three new tiger reserves. Ssoon after the tiger census in January showed an overall rise in…

Pollution is eating away India’s prized heritage

Pollution is eating away India’s prized heritage

India’s pollution problem, which came into the limelight after Delhi’s air was declared even filthier than Beijing’s last year, is even more monumental than we thought, says blogger Ankita Rao.…

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