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  1. Twilight toast to 'gentle giant'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... changing colours but who enshrined himself in posterity by founding Asia's largest residential university, the Banaras Hindu University. Banaras, or Varanasi in its rechristened form, is Modi's Lok Sabha constituency. Modi used the cachet that ...

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  2. Atal Bihari Vajpayee - The statesman politicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... BJP. His detractors used to call him a "mask" of the RSS, his benign smile of moderation hiding his party's links with Hindu groups. Undeterred by party hawks who accused him of embarking on a misdirected visit to Pakistan in 1999, Vajpayee rode ... 1 comment

  3. 2014: the year in numbers - from five to 700 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | The First Post

    ... election - a turnout higher than any previous election in the country's history. Narendra Modi , the controversial Hindu nationalist leader and his Bharatiya Janata Party won an emphatic victory. During the campaign, Modi contrasted the Congress ...

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  4. Race Wars: Narendra Modi and the revenge of the HindusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | India.com

    Most sane people voted for Narendra Modi and the BJP believing they were voting for development, economic growth and a less corrupt government. Sadly, right-wingers affiliated with the BJP seem to think it's a return of the good ol' days - when everyone was Hindu and proud! They have been going about this by rewriting history, rechristening holidays and pushing the boundaries of science and logic. 1 comment

  5. Spanish Ramayana - " A Scholar's Novel Attempt to Bring the Epic to His PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | India.com

    ... world needs it more than ever." Reynaldo Cuadros Anaya (aka Sri Ranga Puri das) successfully translated the ancient Hindu epic 'Ramayana' originally written by the sage Valmiki in Sanskrit to Spanish and released it at an auspicious event of ...

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  6. Conversion row Hindu group eyes UP Christian familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Hardline Hindu activists have drawn up a list of Christian families in Uttar Pradesh's Barhalganj area for a wider religious conversion programme. The Hindu Yuva Vahini , a group floated by BJP firebrand Gorakhpur MP Yogi Adityanath, held what it called a 'dharma raksha' meeting where it identified 53 Christian families it aims to bring into the Hindu fold under a so-called homecoming, or 'ghar wapsi', programme.

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  7. Christian families listed for ghar wapsi in UP townRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Hardline Hindu activists drew up a list of Christian families in Uttar Pradesh's Barhalganj area for a wider religious conversion programme as the issue rocked Parliament on Monday, leading to the adjournment of the Rajya Sabha at least three times. The Hindu Yuva Vahini , a group floated by the Bharatiya Janata Party's firebrand Gorakhpur MP Yogi Adityanath, held what it called a 'dharma raksha' meeting where it identified 53 Christian families it aims to bring into the Hindu fold under a so-called homecoming, or 'ghar wapsi', programme. 1 comment

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    Dec 15, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... 2014: Sugian Jawa Holiday, which commemorates the arrival of the Majapahit (Javanese people in Bali at the end of the Hindu Majapahit Era (mid-16th century ) Tonight is the temple festival at the Pura Tambang Badung the seat of the God Dalem ...

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  9. Look at legislative reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... of the financial institutions and trust and mortgage companies in the mid-1980s, the reverberating collapse of the Hindu Credit Union in 2008 and six months later, the trauma and haemorrhage to our country's financial, reputational and psychological ...

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  10. Militant Hindu groups plan a conversionsa of Christians, Muslims on ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | Washington Times

    Extremist Hindu groups in India plan to convert over 4000 Christian and 1000 Muslim families to Hinduism on Christmas day this year. Past "conversion events" have been linked to acts of violence or deceptive practices to achieve the apparent "conversions."

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  11. After UP, Sangh plans homecoming in stateRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Vaishaligarh, Dec. 14: After Uttar Pradesh, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh plans to take its ghar wapsi programme to Bihar. On the concluding day of its three-day Sant Samagam at Vaishaligarh on Sunday, the Dharma Jagaran Manch, an RSS wing, gave a clarion call to the sadhus and sants to campaign to "re-convert" other sects' adherents back into the Hindu fold.

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  12. MahabharataRamayana great knowledge source on politics AdvaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    ... Seva Ratna' award for outstanding contribution in social work, was given away to Mahant Surendranath Avdhut (Vishwa Hindu Mahasangh), Mangeram Garg (Dharmyatra Mahasangh), Deepak Aggarwal, Ramkrishna Lohiya, among others. During the function, ...

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  13. Longmont, Boulder brewery owners embrace feminine touchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | LongmontFYI

    ... restaurant and brewery does not suppress its feminine flair. Beers like Kali, a collaboration porter named for the Hindu goddess, flaunt the owners' aim to reach the less conventional beer drinker. Like the 300 Suns owners, Emerich said, the sisters ...

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  14. Learn politics, morality from Mahabharata, Ramayana: AdvaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Times of India

    ... Seva Ratna' award for outstanding contribution in social work, was given away to Mahant Surendranath Avdhut (Vishwa Hindu Mahasangh), Mangeram Garg (Dharmyatra Mahasangh), Deepak Aggarwal, Ramkrishna Lohiya, among others. During the function, ...

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  15. Mahabharata, Ramayana great knowledge source on politics: Lal Krishna AdvaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | DNA India

    ... Seva Ratna' award for outstanding contribution in social work, was given away to Mahant Surendranath Avdhut (Vishwa Hindu Mahasangh), Mangeram Garg (Dharmyatra Mahasangh), Deepak Aggarwal, Ramkrishna Lohiya, among others. During the function, ...

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  16. Conversion row UP Bajrang Dal convenor vows to carry onRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    ... are believed to be carefully identifying people before conversion events, and investing money in bringing them to the Hindu fold. This came out in the open when a letter written by a Dharma Jagran Manch functionary seeking donation for the cause ...

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  17. People of CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | TrekEarth

    Picture taken in Angkor Wat temple. Angkor Wat was first a Hindu, later a Buddhist, temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world.

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  18. Bringing the world's religions together in BernRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Swissinfo

    ... round of the shoulder of Ganesh. The small god with the elephant head is seated on the knee of Shiva, one of the great Hindu deities. At the foot of the construction, another artist prepares mortar, the noise of his mixing machine drowning out the ...

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  19. 'Nehru and the Nehru family did not belong to Kashmir, but belonged to Maharashtra'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Merinews

    ... credence since it is not possible for a Kashmiri Pandit to marry his cousin as it is looked upon as incest by the Hindu religion. The question however remains that all the claims that Sharga made have not been borne out by any DNA testing and since ...

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  20. Anti-Conversion Law: What social scientists think about the idea?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Merinews

    ... the Central government for keeping its eyes away from RSS and its affiliates while accusing these right wing Hindu outfits of organising various conversions and re-conversions events. What is the thinking of social scientists over the idea proposed ...

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