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Jan 21, 2017
Abhishek Majumdar's new play 'Muktidham' looks at 8th century conflict between Hinduism, BuddhismNoted playwright and director Abhishek Majumdar's latest production is Muktidham, a play is set in the 8th century, in a matha in a fictional town called Beerpur. Based on historical facts and then fictionalised, Majumdar's play looks at the roots of Hindu philosophy and attempts to interpret how the communal right wing had origins in intellectual thought and then "turned increasingly dogmatic and anti-intellectual itself".
Jan 16, 2017
Cow only animal that inhales and exhales oxygen, claims Rajasthan minister Vasudev DevnaniIn a bizzare statement, which tried to assert the scientific significance of the cow, Rajasthan's education minister Vasudev Devnani on Saturday said that it is the only animal which inhales as well as exhales oxygen, various media sources reported.
Jan 11, 2017
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif reaches out to Hindus, says country will soon be recognised as 'minorities-friendly'Pakistan will soon be recognised as a "minorities-friendly country", Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday as he ordered renovation of Katas Raj complex, one the most sacred places of Hindus in the Muslim-majority country.
Jan 03, 2017
Supreme Court's verdict on religion, caste, race will affect BJP less than its political rivalsContrary to popular belief, Monday's landmark Supreme Court judgement deeming vote-seeking in the name of religion, caste, race and community or language illegal may affect the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) less than its political rivals
Dec 20, 2016
Are Hindus least educated? Pew study has its biases, but report is a necessary joltThe finding by the Pew Research Centre that Hindus are the least educated religious group in the world is surprising not just because of the nature of its findings but also for the fact that it has been accepted eagerly and are being publicised verbatim
Dec 12, 2016
India's dream of splitting Pakistan is 'nothing but a fallacy': Nisar Ali KhanIndia's dream of splitting Pakistan into several geographical entities is "nothing but a fallacy", Interior Minister Nisar Ali Khan said on Monday, a day after Home Minister Rajnath Singh warned that Pakistan would get "splintered" into 10 pieces if it failed to quell terrorism.
Dec 08, 2016
Padmanabhaswamy Temple dress code: Kerala HC upholds ban on salwar kameezThe Kerala High Court on Thursday, ordered that women should not be allowed to wear salwar kameez and churidar inside the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple
Dec 02, 2016
On 90th anniversary of RSS, Mohan Bhagwat asks Hindus to unite, set own houses in orderRSS Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday evening, while referring to founder KB Hedgewar, gave a call to unite and organise Hindus across the world, at an event in New Delhi.
Nov 22, 2016
More than erotica, a 360° walk through the temples of Khajuraho, Madhya PradeshThere's more than just erotica here. A virtual tour into the land of mysticism called Khajuraho
Nov 10, 2016
India's ex-Muslims: Shedding traditional Islam for scienceSuch youths — both men and women, and well educated — are typically in their twenties and thirties and describe themselves as ex-Muslims, atheists or cultural Muslims.