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Apr 21, 2018
Udupi’s Madhwa mutts face turmoil as claim of swamis violating vows of celibacy takes centrestageSwami Lakshmivara Thirtha, chief of the Shiroor mutt, one of the eight mutts in Udupi, has alleged that Madhwa mutt swamis who take strict vows of celibacy have wives and children or mistresses
Apr 20, 2018
BR Ambedkar feels more relevant to most Indians than MK Gandhi, as response to leaders' birth anniversaries showsPublic response to their birth anniversaries on 14 April and 2 October shows Ambedkar today influences the hearts, and thoughts, and actions, of far more Indians than Gandhi does
Mar 30, 2018
Startups in India fail to move the needle; things could change if firms can draw on researchOnly a critical mass of researchers, who become entrepreneurs, consultants and manpower for the industry can bring about a change.
Feb 21, 2018
Sony's new design philosophy revealed in leaked photo of Xperia XZ2 Compact: ReportAt a recent launch event in India, Sony India's managing director, Kenichiro Hibi confirmed that we will see a brand-new design with its upcoming Xperia flagship.
Dec 15, 2017
MJ Akbar says only nationalism, nation-state can combat 'existential challenge' of terrorismSpeaking at the India Ideas Conclave, MJ Akbar contended that faith-based terrorism challenges the concept of a nation-state and presents an existential challenge
Jul 02, 2017
Subramanian Swamy says there is need to Indianise western goods, technologyThere is a need to "Indianise" western goods and technology to gain economic democracy, Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy said in New Delhi on Sunday.
Jun 27, 2017
Udupi Krishna Mutt says decision to hold iftar feast was Madhwacharya's tradition of forging amityFacing flak from a fringe outfit for organising "harmony feast" for Muslims during Ramazan in the ancient Krishna temple complex at Udupi, senior pontiff of Pejawar Mutt Sri Vishvesha Teertha Swamiji on Tuesday defended his gesture, saying it had in no way brought insult to Hindus.
Jun 18, 2017
'Game of Thrones' to inspire philosophy course at British University; author titles it 'Politics, Power, War'A university in Britain is offering a new course next month on philosophy based on the popular Game of Thrones fantasy TV series
Jun 11, 2017
Mahatma Gandhi's life lessons are explained in a new book by his grandson Arun GandhiIn his new book, The Gift of Anger, Arun Gandhi recounts 11 vital, extraordinary life lessons taught to him by his beloved grandfather, Mahatma Gandhi
Apr 16, 2017
Revisiting Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, one of the most influential books of our timesSapiens has made a resurgence as its author Yuval Noah Harari recently released the follow up — Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow