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  1. Ten rapes a day in Indian state where power and caste are two sides of same coinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... wrote this week in the national magazine India Today: "Rape becomes a dangerous weapon of war in the hands of caste-Hindu men who use it to sustain a system that keeps intact their supremacy". S.R. Darapuri, a retired senior police officer who spent ...

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  2. The Rise of Local Languages in India.Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Languagehat.com

    ... newspaper and poured fresh resources into its older Hindi and Marathi papers. Last October, the publisher of The Hindu , a 135-year-old English paper, launched a Tamil edition. Another leading English daily, The Hindustan Times , has enlarged the ...

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  3. Transformation and transgression at M+BRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and triples his limbs, turning himself into the love-child of Hans Bellmer's fetishistic doll and a multi-armed Hindu goddess. Schmidt draws, beautifully, in pencil and colored pencil, with a Surrealist-tinged montage sensibility, joining the ...

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  4. Online souk brings distant lands just a click awayRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... with embroidered suzanis and bits of tasseled kilims, and themselves with oversized silver pendants and strings of Hindu prayer beads from the comfort of their own homes. As for the goods for sale, they are decidedly gorgeous, even if the ...

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  5. Science supplants faith and we get Spanish flu: James Varney/linksRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... not be the same. A few people laughed, a few people cried, most people were silent. I remembered the line from the Hindu scripture, the Bhagavad-Gita; Vishnu is trying to persuade the Prince that he should do his duty and, to impress him, takes on ...

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  6. 1000s Finding the Best Online Dating Site For Them In SecondsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | I-Newswire.com

    ... Sri Sankara Matrimony to Host "Swayamvaram" on August 15th, 16th and 17th 2014 in Bangalore Sri Sankara Matrimony, a Hindu Matrimonial site from the parent company, Sri Sankara TV, will be organizing a Swayamvaram for Brahmin and Lingayat community ...

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  7. Kiran Nagarkar: Language, Lore, and Lack of SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... Indian Emergency. The play was savaged by the censors 78 cuts in a 74-page play - and protested by various right-wing Hindu groups; Bedtime Story wasn't staged in India until 1995. He went on to work as a professor, a journalist, a playwright, ...

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  8. Suu Kyi Meets Critics of - Protection of Race and Religion' BillsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... travel abroad for pilgrimages or religious seminars, and allowing national radio broadcasts of Christian, Islamic and Hindu talks on religious holidays. The 81 civil society groups-a mix of local groups including the Chin Human Rights Organization ...

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  9. Ahmedabad-Solo-MakassarRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... the temple marvelling at the mosaic-work, and at the devotions of the morning visitors. The well itself is a marvel of Hindu-Islamic architecture built by a Muslim King Mohammed Bedga for Queen Rani Roopha, wife of Veer Singh, the Vaghala Chieftain. ...

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  10. Voices of Faith: When, if ever, is stealing justified in your faith?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    Arvind Khetia, Hindu engineer with Interfaith Council: Like all negative impulses of the mind, the habit of stealing results from greed, selfishness and discontent. 5 comments

  11. Sri Lanka: India to build ‘cultural centre’ at JaffnaRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | TamilNet Newswire

    ... 'to reconnect with their cultural roots', the civil society activists from Jaffna commented. Meanwhile, the supposedly Hindu-centric government in India has been completely silent about Buddhicisation process in the Tamil homeland and the systematic ...

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  12. Dilemma of last farewellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... long run grey with the ashes of boaties whose last wish was to be at one with the sea or swim with the fishes. It is a Hindu purifying ritual to release ashes into flowing water. But the custom offends Maori, for whom water is both a life-giving ...

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  13. Review: The World Before Her is a disturbing watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... to win to make her parents proud, she says. Prachi Trivedi is a staunch follower of the militant right-wing Vishwa Hindu Parishad's women's organisation, Durga Vahini, and hopes to be the next Pragya Singh Thakur. Though her parents are proud of her ...

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  14. Matthew Cooke: Matthew Cooke and Adrian Grenier: Putting People in Jail Is Not the SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    I once read a story about village justice in Bombay, India. A Hindu boy was caught fighting with a Muslim boy.

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  15. Sri Lanka: SL Army conducts archaeology, The Hindu relays historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | TamilNet Newswire

    ... and discovering' a Buddhist site at the locality of Uruththirapuram Siva temple in Ki'linochchi. Meanwhile, The Hindu last week relayed a one-sided history projected by Colombo's High Commission in New Delhi, on the Buddhist connections of Lanka and ...

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  16. 'India in Love'; 'Leftover Women'Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... cent of unions are still arranged. Trivedi traces what she calls this "schizophrenia of the Indian mind" to competing Hindu traditions. Rama and Krishna are both avatars of Vishnu, yet Rama has one wife while Krishna has 16,108. Many Hindu temples ...

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  17. Taxpayers want inflation to be factored in for IT exemption: Assocham surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Express India

    ... income for the payment (by any mode other than cash) of medical insurance premium paid by an individual or an HUF (Hindu Undivided Family). Reflecting the ground realities, rate of household savings has come down from 25.2 per cent in 2009-10 to ...

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  18. The Torah that's out of this worldRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... firms to deliver a handwritten Jewish scroll called a sefer Torah to the lunar surface. Later flights would carry Hindu scriptures called the Veda and the I Ching, an ancient Chinese philosophical work. Each document would be housed in a capsule ...

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  19. Newark Municipal Council to open with Hindu mantrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Merinews

    Municipal Council of Newark, largest city of New Jersey founded in 1666, will open with Hindu prayers on June 18, containing verses from world's oldest existing scripture.

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  20. July EditionRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... feather in the already bulging cap of India's space agency" (by the high octane NDTV News channel). Today's The Hindu newspaper was more circumspect, calling the launch "unsuccessful, due to a design failure" but went on to add that the Agni-III was ...

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