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Monthly Archives: February, 2016

Countries with more than 20 % population of people of Indian origin

By Aakash Sinha India has a strong population of its people outside the country. It is estimated that there are over 25 million people of...

British journalist: T E Lawrence more than just a Middle East explorer

New Delhi: British journalist and author Anthony Sattin talks about the legacy of T E Lawrence, who understood the Middle Eastern region and its functioning in...

Male smokers in India increased since 1998

New Delhi: An Indian-origin researcher recently said in his study that the number of male smokers in India rose to 108 million between 1998...

If you are an East Indian in USA: Please read what Shabana says

Shabana is a New York -based Indo-Guyanese gal and is passionate about raising issues that concern Indian diaspora. In this post, Shabana writes about...

Pakistani locality in Delhi: Well, here it is

February 26, 2016: Chhatarpur, New Delhi: In this south Delhi neighborhood, more than 400 Pakistani Hindus have been living in hutments without any support...

Books For The Weekend: Take on urban youth, personal experiences and Bengal

New Delhi: We bring you good reads of the weekend with books pertaining to various genres- translated work of a self-declared anti-writer who uses montages...

A person can choose his gender now: heights of quirkiness?

By Nury Vittachi New Delhi: Never has it ever been like this, but it's true when one says to be prepared for any advancement- a...

Before union budget’s cutback, State health budgets rose to 21 percent

New Delhi: An analysis of government data released in October 2015 revealed that state health budgets, taken together– rose 21 percent in the previous year, before...

Former ISRO Scientist: ‘International conspiracy’ halted India’s leap into space

Bengaluru: The indigenous cryogenic engine which was put on the pedestal last Friday for the third time by ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) in a...

132 Indian academicians call for removal of Sheldon Pollock as general editor of Murthy Classical Library

New Delhi: A group of 132 eminent Indian academicians, including many well-known Sanskrit scholars, have expressed strong reservations regarding Columbian University Professor Sheldon Pollock,...

Roaming their World: The Roma

By Annesha Das Gupta You have heard of them. You have formed an opinion of your very own about them. Then you forgot them. To you,...

Black Money – “Economics is not a moral subject”

Back in 2008, when the whole world was in a financial ruckus, India was not as affected as rather seems to be the fact....

Young tribal woman inspires farming community to better livelihoods in Odisha

A young tribal woman Raimati Ghiuria, not only proved to be a leader in conserving local traditional varieties of rice and millet seeds in...

HRD ministry reconstitutes Philosophical Council, brings students in

New Delhi: Human and Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani reconstituted Indian Council for Philosophical Research (ICPR). Through the reconstitution, it ropes in Sanskrit...

Ramakrishna Math offering Sanskrit courses in Chennai

Chennai: Sri Ramakrishna Math in Chennai is offering six-month-long courses in Sanskrit. Classes will be conducted from 7.15 PM to 8.15 PM starting March 2. Eminent...

Santa Barbara Museum showcasing Hindu gods

California: The Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA) in California is showcasing images of Hindu deities in an upcoming exhibition "Puja and Piety", which...

Nepal Deputy PM says Hinduism would be revived

Dhangadhi(Nepal): Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Kamal Thapa today said Hinduism would be revived in the country using the rights guaranteed by...

First Uterus Transplant in USA done

(Reuters) - Surgeons in Cleveland have performed the first uterus transplant in the United States, an Ohio medical center said on Thursday. The 26-year-old patient,...

Karaweik Palace restaurant: Bona fide Myanmarese supper and culture

By Vishal Gulati Yangon: At the Karaweik Palace restaurant, built to look like a royal golden teak barge that seems to be floating on the...

Swarna Bharat Party: Urgent reform in electoral system needed to attract honest people in politics

Mr Vishal Singh, President  of India's only liberal party, Swarna Bharat Party highlighted the need to reform India's electoral system if honest and competent...

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India skipper Virat Kohli's popularity knows no bounds and once again it has been re-affirmed by a study which has revealed that the 31-year-old...

I Have Always been a Hands-on Mom: Raveena Tandon

By Puja Gupta A hands-on mom, Raveena Tandon has not just portrayed impactful and memorable characters in her career spanning over two decades but has...