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Dec 14, 2017
Ramdas Athawale asks Dalits to renounce Hinduism and embrace Buddhism insteadInvoking Babasaheb Ambedkar, Union minister Ramdas Athawale said he embraced Buddhism only after he was convinced that Dalits would not get justice in the Hindu religion
Dec 07, 2017
Narendra Modi inaugurates Ambedkar International Centre in New DelhiPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated the BR Ambedkar International Centre in New Delhi and said it would be an important place for research on social and economic issues
Nov 24, 2017
Human Rights Watch dismisses 'laughable' Myanmar-Bangladesh pact on Rohingya repatriationHuman Rights Watch (HRW) on Friday dismissed an agreement signed by Myanmar and Bangladesh to repatriate Rohingya refugees, calling it "laughable".
Oct 26, 2017
Thailand's late King Bhumibol Adulyadej to be cremated at 8 pm in Bangkok; James Mattis, Prince Andrew to attendThe spectacular send-off for Thailand's late King Bhumibol Adulyadej began Thursday with an elaborate collage of Buddhist rituals and palace protocol, ahead of his cremation at the gilded pyre erected in Bangkok's historic heart
Oct 13, 2017
Delhi HC issues notice to Centre, state govt on plea seeking ban on loudspeakers at religious institutions, places of worshipDelhi High Court sought the responses of the Centre and the Delhi government on a plea seeking a ban on loudspeakers atop religious structures in the national capital.
Aug 19, 2017
India's first Buddhist rock band Dhamma Wings makes music with a purpose: Ending casteismIndia's first Buddhist rock band Dhamma Wings creates music that has a mission — to end casteism by propagating Gautam Buddha and BR Ambedkar's teachings.
Aug 14, 2017
Doka la standoff: Dalai Lama says spirit of 'Hindi Chini bhai bhai' only way forward for India, ChinaIndia and China have been locked in a standoff in the Dokalam area since 16 June after Chinese troops began constructing a road near the Bhutan trijunction
Jul 24, 2017
Watch: Thousands protest call to curb incense burning in TaiwanArray
Jul 15, 2017
Thousands celebrate gay rights in Seoul pride parade amid protests by conservative ChristiansThousands of people celebrated gay rights with song, dance and a march in Seoul on Saturday, amid rain and boisterous protests by conservative Christians
Jul 05, 2017
Amreli custodial death: Dalits demand CBI probe, threaten to convert to Buddhism in absence of 'fair' probeAs many as 200 dalits from Amreli district on Monday threatened to convert to Buddhism alleging police inaction in conducting a fair probe in the the death of a community member