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Battle at Lanka as mentioned in the Ramayana

It must be noted that different religions and societies in Southeast Asia have alternative narratives of Ramayana, one of the greatest epic.

Here are some of the versions of Ramayana!

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Police handling the covid-19 pandemic in Bangkok

By Vijithra Duangdee

BANGKOK - Thailand's boisterous youth movement is linking up with the kingdom's most enduring pro-democracy force — the "Red Shirt" protest veterans — posing the most serious threat yet from the street to Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha's grip on power.

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Over a period of time, it has become a center for the Indian community to gather and network. Pixabay

The pristine Hindu Samaj Dev Temple in Thailand is emerging as an anti-Covid hub, mobilizing support to help India defeat the second wave of coronavirus, which is ravaging large parts of the country. The Bangkok-based Hindu temple, nearly 100 years old now, is rallying Indians to rush oxygen supplies to the country of their origin. The temple is coordinating with the Indian embassy as well as the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) in channeling oxygen equipment to India.

On May 1, the members of the temple raised enough funds to send 15 (ten liters) concentrators along with 500 oxygen masks. For the delivery, temple members sought the assistance of the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF). The equipment has been sent to the Indian Red Cross Society.

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The Facebook 'Inclusive Internet Index' looked at 120 countries, accounting for 98 percent of global GDP and 96 percent of global population. Pixabay

Despite the cheapest data plans and nearly 700 million internet users, India is at a dismal 49th spot globally when it comes to internet inclusion and gender equality in accessing the world wide web, a Facebook-Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) study has revealed.

India is tied with Thailand in 49th place this year on the scores of internet availability (77th position globally), affordability (20th spot), relevance (49th position), and readiness (29th) categories.

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