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TN: Man Ordering Dalit Boy to Carry Footwear on his Head Sentenced

MADURAI: A district court today sentenced a caste Hindu youth to one-year imprisonment for forcing a 13-year old Dalit boy to carry his footwear on his head while crossing a caste Hindu area at Vadugapatti in the district in June last year but acquitted two others.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Hindustan Times

Dealing with Indias rightwing cultural outrage machine

How lucky are we that the crowning glories of classical Indian literature such as Vatsayana, Kalidasa or Jayadeva were not born in 21st century modern, secular India.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

The 'cultural' face of education

Once, a man and his daughter were walking down the road. They saw a cow eating a plastic packet.

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Indian Muslim Statements

'Banaras Convention' for a plural and inclusive culture next month

One side it is known as the prominent city for followers of Hindu religion and on the other hand it is known also as the place where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon[i] in 528 BC.

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India Gazette

India US Look to Reset Ties During Kerry Visit

India and the United States will attempt to reset their ties during the upcoming visit by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.

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Cybercast News Service

Some niche retirement communities

Niche retirement communities are growing particularly popular as the 76 million baby boomers reach retirement age.

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Cybercast News Service

Indian senior community part of growing niche

When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined the culture and camaraderie of life in India with the comforts and conveniences they had grown accustomed to after nearly five decades in Minnesota and Ohio.

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Brandon Sun

Indian retirement community joins growing world of niche developments for seniors

When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined the culture and camaraderie of life in India with the comforts and conveniences they had grown accustomed to after nearly five decades in Minnesota and Ohio.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Free Republic

Indian Temple Admits Women for First Time in 900-Year History

Twelfth-century Hindu temple breaks with tradition after Supreme Court rules against two Brahmin families who have claimed exclusive ancestral rights to choosing priests for centuries A twelfth-century Hindu temple that attracts hundreds of thousands of pilgrims annually is to admit women and lower-caste men as priests for the first time.

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DNA India

Azam Khan blames RSS for Uttar Pradesh clashes

Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan today indirectly took aim at the Hindu outfit RSS for the clashes in the state, saying plans to "jeopardise" the peace in UP was being done in Nagpur, the outfit's headquarters.

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Merinews

162-acre Hindu temple by 2017 in New Jersey, estimated cost over $150 million.

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Robbinsville , currently under construction, will reportedly be spread over 162 acres and be ready in 2017 with an estimated cost of over $150 million.

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Merinews

Is it right or wrong to call India a Hindu state?

When BJP's MLA from Goa Dipak Dhavlikar said Narendra Modi will make India a Hindu Rashtra, it sparked a lot of criticsim because the intent behind it is understandable.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Merinews

Jaipur devotees throng Shiv temples on Sawan Shivratri

Jaipur devotees celebrated Sawan Shivratri yesterday, flocking Shiv temples in the city.

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Merinews

Hindu religious leader strongly objects to the commercialization of festival of color, Holi

Ticketed Holi celebrations are reportedly being held in various cities of United Kingdom and Germany in July and August and a ticket can sometimes cost about $56.

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Hindustan Times

Movie review Thirumanam Enum Nikkah is an absurd attempt

Name : Thirumanam Enum Nikkah Director : Aneesh Cast : Jai, Nazriya Nazim Rating : 1/5 Aneesh's Thirumanam Enum Nikkah has a story and script that seem to have been penned in the most amateurish, nay bizarre, style.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Indian Television

KBC 8: A journey from individual to collective growth

In a world where everyone is busy achieving their personal goals, we as individuals have stopped thinking about the nation as a whole.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

ABS-CBN News

PHOTOS: 7 temples to visit in Siem Reap, Cambodia

But before heading out, make sure to buy an Angkor pass as you cannot enter the temples without it.

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Tikkun Magazine

A Progressive Hindu Approach to God

"Truth is one," says the Rig Veda, one of the canonical sacred texts of Hinduism, "but the paths to it are many."

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CNN

The ancient Lore- the kernels of knowledge

Mythological stories are normally treated as a literature material or sometimes a science fiction.

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Newkerala.com

Amarnath Yatra crosses 3-lakh mark

Over three lakh pilgrims visited the sacred shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir since the yatra commenced on the 28th of June.

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