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The Telegraph
College entry for migrantsNew Delhi. July 27: Migrants from Bangladesh and Pakistan in India will now re
College entry for migrants
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi. July 27: Migrants from Bangladesh and Pakistan in India will now receive access to engineering, medicine and pharmacy colleges here if they belong to religious communities that are in a minority in their home nations. The plan, unveiled... Read more
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Daily News
Racism only leads to racial isolationto the State defusing tension and not letting so-called nationalists/ racists r
Racism only leads to racial isolation
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
to the State defusing tension and not letting so-called nationalists/ racists repeat the horrible crime committed in July of 1983, when the government of President J R Jayewardene allowed criminals in his government to wreck havoc on innocent... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more for July 22-28rides, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Emerald Downs, 2300 Emerald Downs Drive, Auburn; $7 (2
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more for July 22-28
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
rides, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Emerald Downs, 2300 Emerald Downs Drive, Auburn; $7 (206-253-7000 or fiestapremioesmeralda.com).Woof Walk PLAN AHEAD Explore Lewis Creek Park with your dog on two-mile walk, 10 a.m. July 30, Lewis Creek Park and Visitor... Read more
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Daily News
PARLIAMENTThough many looked forward to its collapse: Govt. will run its full term of fi
PARLIAMENT
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Though many looked forward to its collapse: Govt. will run its full term of five years-PM This government would run its full term of five years although some are looking forward to its collapse, assured Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday... Read more
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The Hindu
Terror attacks in Bangladesh: Lengthening shadow over South AsiaThe terror attacks in Bangladesh are proof of the Islamic State’s inroads in th
Terror attacks in Bangladesh: Lengthening shadow over South Asia
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
The terror attacks in Bangladesh are proof of the Islamic State’s inroads in the neighbourhood. It is time India acknowledged that the threat is real Two terrorist attacks in Bangladesh during July confirm what has long been suspected, viz. the deep... Read more
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Daily News
JUSTICE IN A REFORMED Constitution: RECALLING THE LEGACY OF KING ASHOKAThe importance of justice as an integral part of law is embodied within four ju
JUSTICE IN A REFORMED Constitution: RECALLING THE LEGACY OF KING ASHOKA
Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
The importance of justice as an integral part of law is embodied within four jurisprudential lineages: Western, Islamic, Buddhist, and Confucian. We focus on Buddhist law. Recent studies have challenged the popular conception of Buddhism as an... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After Nalanda, Sikkim park, Chandigarh building added to world heritage sites listIndia over the weekend added a building complex designed by Swiss-French archit
After Nalanda, Sikkim park, Chandigarh building added to world heritage sites list
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
India over the weekend added a building complex designed by Swiss-French architecture pioneer Le Corbusier in Chandigarh and a national park in Sikkim to its list of world heritage sites. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural... Read more
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New Kerala
Festival-winner film 'Umformung' screened for sex-workers, monks - newkerala.com #91767Also the screening is graced by monks as my film talks about thejourney of a mo
Festival-winner film 'Umformung' screened for sex-workers, monks - newkerala.com #91767
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Also the screening is graced by monks as my film talks about thejourney of a monk from the idyllic monastery to the dark underbelly ofa city. Like the diverse backgrounds the film has a diverse audience,he says. {image_1}The monk journeys from the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Three Indian sites make it to UNESCO’s World Heritage Listworld’s third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites
Three Indian sites make it to UNESCO’s World Heritage List
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
world’s third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites, approving all three nominations linked to India this session. Sunday’s approval comes two days after the ruins of Nalanda University in Bihar made to the elite tag at... Read more
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SiliconIndia
3 Indian Sites Make It To UNESCO's World Heritage Listworld's third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites
3 Indian Sites Make It To UNESCO's World Heritage List
SiliconIndia / Posted 12 days ago
world's third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites, approving all three nominations linked to India this session. Today's approval comes two days after the ruins of Nalanda University in Bihar made to the elite tag at... Read more
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New Kerala
UN cultural agency inscribes four new sites on World Heritage List - newkerala.com #91670The sites were added during the 40th session of the World Heritage Committee, w
UN cultural agency inscribes four new sites on World Heritage List - newkerala.com #91670
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
The sites were added during the 40th session of the World Heritage Committee, which opened on 10 July in Istanbul, Turkey, and closes today. The session was suspended yesterday due to the attempt on Friday to overthrow the Government of... Read more
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The Hindu
Three Indian sites make it to UNESCO’s World Heritage Listworld’s third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites
Three Indian sites make it to UNESCO’s World Heritage List
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
world’s third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites, approving all three nominations linked to India this session. The approval comes two days after the ruins of Nalanda University in Bihar made to the elite tag at the... Read more
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dna
Chandigarh's Capitol Complex, Sikkim national park, Nalanda University enter UNESCO's World Heritage Site listworld's third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites
Chandigarh's Capitol Complex, Sikkim national park, Nalanda University enter UNESCO's World Heritage Site list
dna / Posted 13 days ago
world's third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites, approving all three nominations linked to India this session. Today's approval comes two days after the ruins of Nalanda University in Bihar made to the elite tag at... Read more
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The Economic Times
3 Indian sites make it to UNESCO's World Heritage Listworld's third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites
3 Indian sites make it to UNESCO's World Heritage List
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
world's third highest peak Mount Khangchendzonga among its World Heritage Sites, approving all three nominations linked to India this session. Today's approval comes two days after the ruins of Nalanda University in Bihar made to the elite tag at... Read more
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The Telegraph
World Heritage cheer for NalandaJuly 15: Unesco today pinned the coveted World Heritage tag on the ancient Nala
World Heritage cheer for Nalanda
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
July 15: Unesco today pinned the coveted World Heritage tag on the ancient Nalanda University after a seven-year bid by India, an initial thumbs down on New Delhi's proposal, and relentless last-minute efforts by the Centre as well as the Bihar... Read more
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asianage
Bangladesh is caught between Bengali and Muslim identities Veena SikriVeena Sikri (Photo: G.N. Jha) Veena Sikri, a former Indian high commissioner i
Bangladesh is caught between Bengali and Muslim identities Veena Sikri
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
Veena Sikri (Photo: G.N. Jha) Veena Sikri, a former Indian high commissioner in Dhaka well-known for her expertise and body of work on Bangladeshi affairs, is shocked at the Dhaka carnage. She spoke to Sanjib KR Baruah on the recent terrorist... Read more
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Daily News
Humanity torn downAn attack on a cafe in Dhaka left 28 people dead, including 20 hostages, most o
Humanity torn down
Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
An attack on a cafe in Dhaka left 28 people dead, including 20 hostages, most of whom were killed with sharp weapons. At least 200 people died as a suicide car bomb blew up in a busy shopping street in central Baghdad, many burning to death as... Read more
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dna
From 'Madhumati' to 'Devdas', here are 7 visually stunning Indian filmsFilms create worlds. Realistic worlds, maybe, but still transcending reality.
From 'Madhumati' to 'Devdas', here are 7 visually stunning Indian films
dna / Posted 29 days ago
Films create worlds. Realistic worlds, maybe, but still transcending reality. In a way, each film then is a masterpiece of illusion. After all, ‘Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world,’ said Jean Luc-Godard. Each film’s director has a... Read more

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