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PoK Muslim sends sacred soil to Kashmiri Pandits in India

By: Ishfaq-ul-Hassan | Srinagar | Emotional scenes were witnessed when a small packet containing the holy soil of ancient Sharada temple arrived from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK). No sooner was the packet opened in a function at Jammu, the Kashmiri Pandits lined up to apply the sacred soil on their foreheads as a mark of respect and devotion to Goddess …

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Tribal Education: The Rigidity of the Written Word

Efforts by the Maharashtra government to tackle language based exclusion are commendable but they are only one part of the solution Hardnews Bureau Delhi Could teaching adivasi children in their own native language help in keeping them in school and bridging learning deficits if any? This is the question that the Maharashtra government is trying to answer. It has introduced …

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Expatriate gurus at grand Olympiad of peace, Seoul

By Narayani Ganesh Well, what do you know? At a meeting of religious and spiritual masters at an international peace meet in Seoul organized by Korean War veteran and peace advocate Man Hee Lee, Chairman of Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL), expatriate Indian gurus were the ones who represented India! Does this mean we now live in …

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‘मुस्लिम शासनकाल में नहीं हुआ हिंदू धर्म पर हमला’

दोनों धर्मों के लोगों के बीच संबंध पर नई रोशनी डालती है किताब स्टैनफोर्ड यूनिवर्सिटी की एक इतिहासकार का कहना है कि पुराने संस्कृत ग्रंथ इस बात का खुलासा करते हैं कि हिंदुओं और मुसलमानों के बीच गहरे सांस्कृतिक संबंध हुआ करते थे. उनका कहना है कि मुगलों के शासनकाल में कोई धार्मिक या सांस्कृतिक संघर्ष नहीं था. इतिहासकार ऑड्रे …

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India and Iran: How these two ancient civilisations can curb radicalism

By Ghulam RasoolDehlvi Recently, I was in the capital of Iran, Tehran when the epoch-making trilateral relations were built between India, Iran and Afghanistan. After 15 years, the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi visited Iran to rejuvenate the bilateral ties. He signed a $500m deal to develop Iran’s Chabahar port in a strategic effort to open up India’s trade …

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मुंबई की पहली एयरकंडीशंड लोकल ट्रेन को मुस्लिम महिला ड्राइवर मुमताज़ क़ाज़ी चलाती हैं

मुंबई: मुंबई में मंगलवार को पहली बार एयर एयरकंडीशंड लोकल ट्रेन चलनी शुरु हुई। उस ट्रेन को पहली बार चलाने का दायित्व एक मुस्लिम महिला ड्राइवर मुमताज काज़ी को मिला। उल्लेखनीय है कि मुमताज काजी देश की गौरव और एक सहायक बेटी, बहन, पत्नी और एक अच्छी माँ के साथ साथ हिंदुस्तान ही नहीं बल्कि एशिया की पहली महिला डीजल …

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