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Kanye West calls music industry 'modern-day slavery', tweets pages of his recording contracts
Entertainment

Kanye West calls music industry 'modern-day slavery', tweets pages of his recording contracts

Kanye West shared a series of tweets to criticise Universal Records and Sony, demanding their overly complicated contracts be "simplified now"

'Stand up to Trump!' Canada protesters shout to Justin Trudeau who kneels at anti-racism rally
World

'Stand up to Trump!' Canada protesters shout to Justin Trudeau who kneels at anti-racism rally

Canadian protesters chanted "Stand up to Trump!" to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as he joined thousands at an anti-racism rally on Friday and took a knee alongside protesters

DNA shows that biblical Philistines came to the Middle East from southern Europe
science

DNA shows that biblical Philistines came to the Middle East from southern Europe

Archaeologists unearthed the remains in Israel and send more than 100 skeletal samples for testing in Germany.

US-China trade war deals a 'divine' blow, imported Bible may cost more after Donald Trump imposes tariffs on Chinese products
World

US-China trade war deals a 'divine' blow, imported Bible may cost more after Donald Trump imposes tariffs on Chinese products

The trade war that Donald Trump has initiated with China has upset one of his core support bases, the influential church community, that fears that import duties would increase the cost of the Bible in America.

Canute 360 multi-line Braille e-reader launched as 'Kindle for the blind'
News & Analysis

Canute 360 multi-line Braille e-reader launched as 'Kindle for the blind'

Canute 360 is the world’s first multi-line Braille e-reader, displaying nine lines of text at a time.

Author Nandini Krishnan brings the transmasculine community out of the shadows in Invisible Men
Life

Author Nandini Krishnan brings the transmasculine community out of the shadows in Invisible Men

Krishnan says that readers could takeaway from Invisible Men what she did while researching which is the realisation that sexuality is not the only aspect that there is to a person

TIL, the word ‘dog’ written 19 times is cryptic code for a doomsday message
News & Analysis

TIL, the word ‘dog’ written 19 times is cryptic code for a doomsday message

Does Google Translate’s Artificial Intelligence tech have a message for us from the future?

APJ Abdul Kalam's family seeks to defuse row over Bhagvad Gita engraving in memorial
India

APJ Abdul Kalam's family seeks to defuse row over Bhagvad Gita engraving in memorial

An engraved 'Bhagavad Gita' near the statue of late president APJ Abdul Kalam has kicked up a row, with his family seeking to put it to rest by placing a copy of the Quran and Bible near it.

Kerala priest suggests drowning women who arouse men with provocative clothing
India

Kerala priest suggests drowning women who arouse men with provocative clothing

In a recent video that went viral, a Kerala Catholic priest suggests drowning women who commit the sin of arousing men with their clothing. In the video that was published on Shalom TV, he was heard speaking in Malayalam, "If your clothes entice youth, you are sinning."

Jesus Christ's tomb in Jerusalem opened for the first time since 1810 for restoration
World

Jesus Christ's tomb in Jerusalem opened for the first time since 1810 for restoration

Preservation experts have opened for the first time in at least two centuries what Christians believe is Jesus's tomb inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.

Bible-quoting cowboy wants $50 mn over seized horses
World

Bible-quoting cowboy wants $50 mn over seized horses

In 2011, in Madison, Wisconsin, he was charged with animal neglect when his horses appeared dehydrated and underfed.

The technology of warfare has changed, but rape of women in wartime has not
World

The technology of warfare has changed, but rape of women in wartime has not

The technology of warfare has changed tremendously over the years, but its tactic — of widespread rape and enslaving of women — has not

Please forgive me for those I've hurt: Manny Pacquiao sorry for saying gays 'worse than animals'
Sports

Please forgive me for those I've hurt: Manny Pacquiao sorry for saying gays 'worse than animals'

Boxing star and Philippine Senate candidate Manny Pacquiao apologized Tuesday for denouncing people in gay relationships as "worse than animals" but said he stood by his opposition to same-sex marriage.

Wait, what? Boxer Manny Pacquiao calls people in same-sex relationships 'worse than animals'
Sports

Wait, what? Boxer Manny Pacquiao calls people in same-sex relationships 'worse than animals'

Pacquiao, who has become an active Christian, said in an Instagram posting that he was not condemning anyone, but was just expounding on the truth professed by the Bible

Bible, Quran not central to the soul of India, says Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma
India

Bible, Quran not central to the soul of India, says Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma

Culture minister Mahesh Sharma said in an interview that the Bible and Quran are not central to the soul of India in the same way as the Gita or the Ramayana.

Can we separate ISIS from Islam? Politically correct dehyphenation won't work
World

Can we separate ISIS from Islam? Politically correct dehyphenation won't work

Trying to dehyphenate Islam from ISIS's terrorism is a copout and unlikely to delegitimise this terrorist organisation. As long as holy books are used to perpetrate terror, using the same holy books to counter them will be infructuous.

Sushma Swaraj wants PM Modi to declare Bhagwad Gita as 'national book'
Politics

Sushma Swaraj wants PM Modi to declare Bhagwad Gita as 'national book'

Pushing for declaring Bhagwad Gita as a national scripture, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said only a formal announcement remained in this regard, sparking a controversy with TMC and and Congress coming out with sharp responses.

Third American held in N.Korea appeals to U.S. for help - report
World

Third American held in N.Korea appeals to U.S. for help - report

SEOUL (Reuters) - One of three Americans held in North Korea on charges of crimes against the state said he was anxiously awaiting his trial and appealed for U.S. government help to secure their freedom, a news report said on Thursday. Reclusive North Korea, which periodically accuses the United States of military hostility and conspiracy to overthrow its leadership, has held a number of U.S

Insight - Brazil's evangelicals gain clout, close to electing first president
World

Insight - Brazil's evangelicals gain clout, close to electing first president

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's increasingly powerful evangelical Christians are tantalizingly close to electing one of their own as president next month in what would be a historic shift for the world's largest Catholic nation. Marina Silva, an environmentalist running neck and neck in polls with incumbent President Dilma Rousseff, is a Pentecostal Christian who often invokes God on the campaign trail and has said she sometimes consults the Bible for inspiration when making important political decisions.

Christmas special: 10 personal finance tips from the Bible
Investing

Christmas special: 10 personal finance tips from the Bible

The tips are so mind boggling that it looks like modern day financial planners have borrowed a leaf from ancient scriptures to make the foundation principles of modern day personal finance.