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San Jose Mercury News
Ananthaswamy probes the mysterious manifestations of self in 'The Man Who Wasn't There'Sophisticated science, sensitive storytelling and Nancy Drew-like curiosity are
Ananthaswamy probes the mysterious manifestations of self in 'The Man Who Wasn't There'
San Jose Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Sophisticated science, sensitive storytelling and Nancy Drew-like curiosity are at the heart of science author and journalist Anil Ananthaswamy's "The Man Who Wasn't There" (Dutton, $26.95, 320 pages). Investigating the mysteries of self for the... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2015It's time again for our annual Visionaries issue, a celebration of Arkansans wi
Visionary Arkansans 2015
Arkansas Times / Posted 2 days ago
It's time again for our annual Visionaries issue, a celebration of Arkansans with ideas of transformative power. This year's class is filled with people who are devoted to enriching life here, from health care to social justice to good government.... Read more
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The Hindu
Comment article from Ananya Vajpeyi: Owning Ambedkar sans his viewsThe Gujarat government cannot selectively impart the ideas and legacy of Dr. B.
Comment article from Ananya Vajpeyi: Owning Ambedkar sans his views
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
The Gujarat government cannot selectively impart the ideas and legacy of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar. Earlier this month, on August 12, several media outlets reported that the Gujarat government’s Department of Social Justice and Empowerment withdrew four... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatismBEIJING - China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism in its restive
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 3 days ago
BEIJING - China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism in its restive mountainous region of Tibet, President Xi Jinping said, as the government repeated it would never accept exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama's genuine autonomy... Read more
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WA Today
China vows to continue grip on Tibetliberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Au
China vows to continue grip on Tibet
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
liberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Autonomous Region and also the 80th birthday of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who has lived in exile in India since fleeing Tibet in 1959 following an abortive... Read more
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Canberra Times
China vows to continue grip on Tibetliberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Au
China vows to continue grip on Tibet
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
liberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Autonomous Region and also the 80th birthday of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who has lived in exile in India since fleeing Tibet in 1959 following an abortive... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China vows to continue grip on Tibetliberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Au
China vows to continue grip on Tibet
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
liberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Autonomous Region and also the 80th birthday of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who has lived in exile in India since fleeing Tibet in 1959 following an abortive... Read more
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The Age
China vows to continue grip on Tibetliberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Au
China vows to continue grip on Tibet
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
liberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Autonomous Region and also the 80th birthday of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who has lived in exile in India since fleeing Tibet in 1959 following an abortive... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China vows to continue grip on Tibetliberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Au
China vows to continue grip on Tibet
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
liberation". It is 50 years since China established what it calls the Tibet Autonomous Region and also the 80th birthday of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who has lived in exile in India since fleeing Tibet in 1959 following an abortive... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatismChina's President Xi Jinping sits during the opening session of the Chinese Peo
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
China's President Xi Jinping sits during the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 3, 2015. BEIJING China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism... Read more
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The Hindu
Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatismChina reiterates it will never accept the genuine autonomy proposals of the Dal
Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
China reiterates it will never accept the genuine autonomy proposals of the Dalai Lama, exiled Tibetan spiritual leader. China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism in its restive mountainous region of Tibet, President Xi Jinping said, as... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
China’s Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism26 August 2015 12:33 PM Chinese President Xi Jinping (left) gives a speech dur
China’s Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
26 August 2015 12:33 PM Chinese President Xi Jinping (left) gives a speech during the opening ceremony of the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China August 22, 2015. – Reuters pic, August 26,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatismBEIJING: China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism in its restive m
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
BEIJING: China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism in its restive mountainous region of Tibet, President Xi Jinping said, as the government repeated it would never accept exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama's genuine autonomy... Read more
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The Star
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatismBEIJING (Reuters) - China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism in it
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism in its restive mountainous region of Tibet, President Xi Jinping said, as the government repeated it would never accept exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama's genuine... Read more
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Swissinfo
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatismBen Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - China will wage an unceasing fight against s
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism in its restive mountainous region of Tibet, President Xi Jinping said, as the government repeated it would never accept exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the... Read more
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The Hindu
Sunday Anchor: G. Sampath's article on Children of a different lawrecent sting video shows the men acquitted in the Laxmanpur Bathe case boasting
Sunday Anchor: G. Sampath's article on Children of a different law
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
recent sting video shows the men acquitted in the Laxmanpur Bathe case boasting about the same massacre. Will the passing of the Prevention of Atrocities (Amendment) Bill finally change the way justice is delivered to Dalits? On the night of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Comment: Five myths about yogaYoga has become one of the most fashionable practices in the world, with the nu
Comment: Five myths about yoga
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Yoga has become one of the most fashionable practices in the world, with the number of people taking part in the discipline almost doubling between 2002 and 2012. Yet a number of myths have grown up around it. Andrea Jain debunks five of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The Month of the GhostsDuring this period, many businessmen refuse to start new ventures and investors
The Month of the Ghosts
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
During this period, many businessmen refuse to start new ventures and investors even avoid the stock market. Inauguration of buildings are also postponed. Formal opening of restaurants and shops are also delayed. Even the purchase of major items... Read more
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The Hindu
Can development override nature and faith?The Nyamjang Chhu dam will inundate Zemithang Valley, the winter home of the bl
Can development override nature and faith?
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
The Nyamjang Chhu dam will inundate Zemithang Valley, the winter home of the black-necked crane that’s sacred to Buddhists. This month, an Australian court declined environmental clearance to industrial... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Trans SiamWhy are there so many "ladyboys" in Thailand, and why are they such a huge part
Trans Siam
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
Why are there so many "ladyboys" in Thailand, and why are they such a huge part of the sex industry? Also, what's up with the ping-pong-ball act? —Luke, an Ohioan in Bangkok "Pick sexier topics," the Straight Dope staffers are always complaining.... Read more
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The Hindu
'Porn ban', The dark side of pleasureThe question is not whether certain kinds of pleasure are innately bad but whet
'Porn ban', The dark side of pleasure
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
The question is not whether certain kinds of pleasure are innately bad but whether a society can reject forms of pleasure that arise from the exploitation of others. The recent blocking of some pornographic websites by the government has set off... Read more
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FOX News
Burmese fleeing ethnic and religious persecution become biggest refugee group arriving in USarriving in the U.S., outpacing other refugees from Somalia, Afghanistan and ev
Burmese fleeing ethnic and religious persecution become biggest refugee group arriving in US
FOX News / Posted 25 days ago
arriving in the U.S., outpacing other refugees from Somalia, Afghanistan and even Iraq. Many Burmese are Christians in a Buddhist majority country, and almost all are from minority ethnic groups. “There are Christian churches, and on some... Read more
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Daily News
Rationale of rational thinking“Do not accept any doctrine from reverence, but first try it as gold is tried b
Rationale of rational thinking
Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
“Do not accept any doctrine from reverence, but first try it as gold is tried by fire” –The Buddha Students of history of science denyits existence in the ancient East, though it existed in its elementary form among primitive people.Some modern... Read more
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Daily News
Classical addition to Buddhist literatureThe leading scholar Ven Prof. Bellanwila Wimalaratana Anu Nayaka Thera of Kotte
Classical addition to Buddhist literature
Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
The leading scholar Ven Prof. Bellanwila Wimalaratana Anu Nayaka Thera of Kotte Chapter, Chancellor of the University of Sri Jayawardanapura, wrote and published his latest Book titled as 'Buduwaru saha Bosathwaru' (Enlightened Ones and would be... Read more
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Boulder Weekly
Water in the desertreturning to Boulder after travelling for more than 50 hours from New Delhi. No
Water in the desert
Boulder Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
returning to Boulder after travelling for more than 50 hours from New Delhi. Not having slept, the couple was in a state of delirium when Friedman had a eureka moment. “We were in the car,” Friedman says. “I nudged Jules, and I said, ‘We have to... Read more

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