Economy

India-Nepal ‘bridge’ is still unshakeable: Nepal can be a bridge between India and China

WordForPeace.com Nepal can be a bridge between India and China”, declared Nepalese Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Oli, in an interview with China’s state-run Global Times (the universally acknowledged official mouthpiece of the Chinese Communist Party), during his five-day state visit to Beijing. Mr Oli is axiomatically correct as his landlocked country (surrounded by other nations, Nepal has no access to …

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The power of goodness

WordForPeace.com खैर (भलाई) शर्र (बुराई) से ज्यादा ताक़तवर है सबसे पहले कुरान ऐ करीम की इस आयत को सुने  وَقِيلَ لِلَّذِينَ اتَّقَوْا مَاذَا أَنزَلَ رَبُّكُمْ ۚ قَالُوا خَيْرًا ۗ لِّلَّذِينَ أَحْسَنُوا فِي هَٰذِهِ الدُّنْيَا حَسَنَةٌ ۚ “और जब तक्वा वालो से कहा गया कि तुम्हारे रब ने क्या नाजिल फ़रमाया तो उन्होंने जवाब दिया: खैर (भलाई/ अच्छाई). जिन लोगों ने …

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India-Malaysia Armies Joint Exercise Harimau Shakti 2018 Concludes | League of India

WordForPeace.com KUALA LUMPUR (Malaysia): Exercise Harimau Shakti 2018 between Indian and Malaysian Armies concluded with a Closing Ceremony at the tropical rainforests of Hulu Langat on 11 May 2018. The grand finale of the Exercise was a tactical operation on the conduct of attack on an enemy camp. The Closing Ceremony marked the successful conclusion of Exercise Harimau Shakti 2018. The event …

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An Indian way of engaging with Creative Industry: Incorporate culture with development, says UGC Chairman at Jamia

WordForPeace.com  “An institutional need to incorporate culture with development” was highlighted today by Chairman, University Grants Commission, Prof D P Singh, at valedictory function of the two-day national l consultation programme on “Mapping Creative Industry and Economy in India” organised by Jamia Millia Islamia’s Centre for Culture, Media and Governance (CCMG). Former Vice Chancellor of three universities including Banaras Hindu …

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(India) Villagers offer lesson in harmony

WordForPeace.com Even as pockets of Bengal simmered in communal violence triggered by Ram Navami processions, a poor village in Malda district held out unorchestrated lessons of harmony between Hindus and Muslims. Dozens of Hindu villagers, including devout Brahmins sporting the sacred thread, not only participated in the last journey of a 73-year-old Muslim woman, but also participated in the last …

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Islam and Environmental Protection: A Fresh Look at the Qur’an and Hadith

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi | March 19, 2018 | There is an inseparable relation between the environment and our soul. It will be great if Muslims in particular and the wider world in general learn from the Holy Scriptures, like the Holy Qur’an and Hadith, to try to wage an eco-friendly jihad (noble effort) to promote environmental balance and …

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पश्चिम एशिया में अमन की नई आशा

 WordForPeace.com ग़ुलाम रसूल देहलवी प्रधानमंत्री मोदी के फिलिस्तीन के हालिया दौरे को ‘ऐतिहासिक व महत्वपूर्ण’ बताया गया है। भारतीय विदेश मंत्रालय के प्रवक्ता रवीश कुमार ने ट्वीट किया कि “पहली बार फिलिस्तीन पहुंचे भारतीय  प्रधानमंत्री की यह इतिहासिक यात्रा रही”। उन्होंने ये भी लिखा कि  पीएम के  विवेकपूर्ण नेतृत्व को मान्यता देते हुए  फिलिस्तीन के राष्ट्रपति महमूद अब्बास ने उन्हें ‘ग्रैंड कॉलर ऑफ द स्टेट ऑफ फिलिस्तीन’ पुरस्कार से …

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Batla House in Jamia Nagar witnessed an entirely different scenario on 26th January

WordForPeace.com  Batla House in Jamia Nagar, New Delhi which once dominated national headlines as hub of “Indian Mujahedeen” activities and the infamous Batla House Encounter witnessed an entirely different scenario on 26th January 2018 when 69th Repulic Day was celebrated with traditional zeal before Friday prayers. The celebration here was organized by Mumbai based journalist Danish Reyaz of Maeeshat Media, …

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Beyond Coexistence: Pluralism in Indonesia

WordForPeace.com By Dania Straughan Where better to study radical pluralism than Indonesia? Beyond its legal frameworks, this democratic country of hundreds of sub-national ethnic groups, over 300 native languages, and six official religions and many more unofficial ones offers a rich living exercise in “engaging fellow citizens across social and ethical divides.” While the ethno-regional tensions that gripped the country after …

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A narrative of the struggle for asserting identity of hill states from Kashmir to the North East

WordForPeace.com Pahar Aur Hum| पहाड़ और हम A workshop for Indian youth from the Himalayas  हिमालय के युवाओ के लिए कार्यशाला 7-14 Feb, 2018 Background: There is a common saying in the hill-states, ‘Pahar kaa paani aur jawaani, kabhi pahar ke kaam nahin aati’ (the youth and water of the mountains, never serve the mountains’). While it seems like a simple reference …

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