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Business Standard India
Modi 'sovy' leader? Teachers fired for spelling error in RBSE English papererror-ridden question paper for Class X students appearing for their half-yearl
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
error-ridden question paper for Class X students appearing for their half-yearly English exam left education officials in Rajasthan red-faced. A passage on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the paper read: "As a spoker he is known as a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Fixing timeline: Bookmaker John, Hansie and Cairnswas found guilty by the ECB of two charges and was banned for life. The IPL is
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
was found guilty by the ECB of two charges and was banned for life. The IPL is rocked after S Sreesanth, as well as two Rajasthan Royals teammates, are arrested by Delhi Police on spot fixing charges. Sreesanth, an international fast bowler, was... Read more
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asianage
Gear up for another film on PadmavatiAnother film on Padmavati is in the offing. We hear that Main Hoon Padmavati, i
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
Another film on Padmavati is in the offing. We hear that Main Hoon Padmavati, is being penned by a writer based in Rajasthan. Producer Ashok Shekhar has confirmed the news. He says, “The film will strictly be made in Hindi and Rajasthani. The lead... Read more
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asianage
It’s time to unite India against climate of hatehave read and heard about Afrazul Khan, a migrant labourer from West Bengal’s M
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
have read and heard about Afrazul Khan, a migrant labourer from West Bengal’s Malda district who was working as a mason in Rajasthan. Khan was hacked and burnt alive by one Shambhulal Regar at Rajasamand in Rajasthan. The brutal murder was captured... Read more
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dna
SC eases pet coke, furnace oil banin electricity generation plants in cement manufacturing units. In October, th
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
in electricity generation plants in cement manufacturing units. In October, the top court had directed Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana to ban the use of pet coke and furnace oil in industries. It had also fined the Union environment... Read more
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Business Standard India
Parliament Winter Session: Opposition to meet tomorrow for floor strategythey said. According to them, the leaders may take up the issues such as the k
Business Standard India / Posted 10 hours ago
they said. According to them, the leaders may take up the issues such as the killing of a Bengali worker in BJP-ruled Rajasthan, GST and demonetisation. "Plus, there are issues relating to the agrarian crisis and the devastation caused by... Read more
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Aljazeera
'Not In My Name': Activists fighting hate in Indiaprotest on Wednesday came in response to the brutal murder of Mohammed Afrazul,
Aljazeera / Posted 10 hours ago
protest on Wednesday came in response to the brutal murder of Mohammed Afrazul, who was hacked to death in western Rajasthan state last week by a man who railed against "love jihad", a term used by Hindu hardliners to accuse Muslims of... Read more
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dna
If Centre is not willing to pay for mid-day meals in school, we will provide money: Mamata Banerjeeshe said. Early this month, Md Afrazul Khan, a 47-year-old labourer from Malda
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
she said. Early this month, Md Afrazul Khan, a 47-year-old labourer from Malda district of West Bengal, who had gone to Rajasthan looking for employment, had been brutally hacked, doused with kerosene and then set ablaze. The incident had been... Read more
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asianage
BCCI SGM: Fatigue issue fixed for Indian teamnot settle this out of court. We will continue with legal procedure,” the secre
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
not settle this out of court. We will continue with legal procedure,” the secretary said. The conditional revocation of Rajasthan Cricket Association happened on expected lines with a rider given to them that former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi,... Read more
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dna
Will support BJP, RSS if they shun politics of hatred, says Jamiat Ulema-Hindabout the Jamiat's decision to fight the case of a Muslim labourer in the apex
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
about the Jamiat's decision to fight the case of a Muslim labourer in the apex court, who was allegedly hacked and burnt to death in Rajasthan on December 6, as he expressed his apprehension about the victim's family getting justice in a local co... Read more
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Business Standard India
2nd phase polling tomorrow, fight shifts to urban centresnominee. The Congress Party is losing in states like MP, Chhattisgarh while it
Business Standard India / Posted 18 hours ago
nominee. The Congress Party is losing in states like MP, Chhattisgarh while it is cashing on the anti-incumbency in Kerala, Rajasthan & HP by naming a CM in pre-poll stage. The step will open a new possibility for the Congress Party besides a reason... Read more
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Gulf News
Chennai cop killed in shoot-out in Rajasthanwhen a police team went to nab the suspects in a gold heist Chennai: A city po
Gulf News / Posted 21 hours ago
when a police team went to nab the suspects in a gold heist Chennai: A city police inspector was killed in a shoot-out in Rajasthan’s Pali district in the early hours of Wednesday where a special team went to nab suspects wanted in connection with... Read more
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The Hindu
Chennai police inspector shot dead in Rajasthan while trying to nab suspectsThe Madhuravoyal Law and Order Inspector S. Periyapandi was shot dead in Rajast
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
The Madhuravoyal Law and Order Inspector S. Periyapandi was shot dead in Rajasthan when he was trying to catch the suspects in theKolathur burglary that took place a few weeks ago. Nathuram from Pali district in Rajasthan and his associate Choudhary... Read more
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dna
Chennai inspector shot dead by robbers in Rajasthantoday morning in Jaitaran of Pali district. He was shot by the robbers by his o
dna / Posted yesterday
today morning in Jaitaran of Pali district. He was shot by the robbers by his own service revolver. Pandi was reportedly in Rajasthan's Pali to nab a gang of burglars who had stolen gold from a jewellery shop in Chennai in November. Periya Pandi was... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
India-Afghanistan Test more important than Virat-Anushkha wedding news: Salim Duraniconnection as well. Born in Afghanistan, he went on to represent India in Tests
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
connection as well. Born in Afghanistan, he went on to represent India in Tests, whereas he has also played for Gujarat, Rajasthan and Saurashtra. "Kohli would have married on any day but the announcement on my birthday that my birth country... Read more
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BBC News
The rage and hatred behind a public murderit was a "warning" to Muslims, India's largest religious minority. Soon after
BBC News / Posted yesterday
it was a "warning" to Muslims, India's largest religious minority. Soon after I entered Rajasmand in the western state of Rajasthan, I realised that everyone there knew about the video. I was told that even children had watched it. The attacker... Read more
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dna
Murder of Bengal workers: Electrician found dead in Kerala, Mamata Banerjee to address meeting in BankuraAfter the murder of Md Afrazul Khan, the labourer from Malda district of Bengal
dna / Posted yesterday
After the murder of Md Afrazul Khan, the labourer from Malda district of Bengal, in Rajasthan, another death of a worker from Bengal has surfaced. This time, 25-year-old Hemanta Roy, hailing from Bankura district was found with his throat slit, at... Read more
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The Indian Express
Citing Sachar, Rajasthan Health dept sends data on Muslim staff to CentreImage) SAYING THAT it was doing so as part of its implementation of the Sachar
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
Image) SAYING THAT it was doing so as part of its implementation of the Sachar Committee’s recommendations, the Rajasthan government has collected data on Muslim employees in the state’s health department and sent it to the Centre. In a... Read more
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The Indian Express
Devalued Degree: To fill empty seats, colleges lower bar, hire agents to cast their netprivate universities that offer engineering programmes. The state has 29 of the
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
private universities that offer engineering programmes. The state has 29 of these ‘universities’, the third largest after Rajasthan (46) and Gujarat (31). College heads say that once a private university gets permission to start an engineering... Read more
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Business Standard India
UltraTech cementing future growthfactors the street will be monitoring. Focus on growth, reach UltraTech announc
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
factors the street will be monitoring. Focus on growth, reach UltraTech announced setting up a 3.5-million-tonne (mt) cement plant in Pali, Rajasthan, estimated to ... Key stories on business-standard.com are available to premium subscribers... Read more
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dna
Moral hazards in bankingmoney in India, even when their banks went belly-up. In the recent past, instan
dna / Posted yesterday
money in India, even when their banks went belly-up. In the recent past, instances of Global Trust Bank (GTB) and Bank of Rajasthan are illustrative — RBI organised bail-outs in each case to protect depositors. The issue is, all bailouts involve... Read more
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dna
Rajasthan hacking: Bengal Congress accuses Mamata Banerjee of trying to reap political dividendMamata Banerjee was trying to reap political dividend after the ‘hate murder’ o
dna / Posted yesterday
Mamata Banerjee was trying to reap political dividend after the ‘hate murder’ of Bengal-based labourer Md Afrazul Khan in Rajasthan. “In the wake of the brutal murder, Mamata had taken an unprecedented step by organising a political meeting right... Read more
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dna
Mamata Banerjee to labourers wishing to return: Will give 200 days' workFollowing the incident in Rajasthan, wherein Mohammad Afrazul Khan, a labourer
dna / Posted yesterday
Following the incident in Rajasthan, wherein Mohammad Afrazul Khan, a labourer hailing from the Malda district of West Bengal, was killed by a youth, chief minister Mamata Banerjee said labourers who had migrated to other states, if feeling insecure,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tension, uneasy calm at Alwar’s anti-cow smuggling outpostsEvening is falling in western Rajasthan’s Alwar and the roads are getting deser
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Evening is falling in western Rajasthan’s Alwar and the roads are getting deserted. Just a few kilometers from the Haryana border, this is a crime-prone zone that leads to Mewat, infamous for highway looters and criminal gangs. Some 15km off the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
SC tells states to consider setting up an open prison in each districtadds. A bench headed by justice MB Lokur asked the Centre to hold a meeting wi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
adds. A bench headed by justice MB Lokur asked the Centre to hold a meeting with all the state governments and study the Rajasthan model, the state with maximum (29) open prisons. Attorney general KK Venugopal agreed with the court, terming open... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
HRD asks CBI to probe how four banned deemed varsities got clearancemode and were awarded post facto approval by the University Grants Commission (
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
mode and were awarded post facto approval by the University Grants Commission (UGC), sources said on Tuesday. JRN Rajasthan Vidyapeeth and Advanced Studies in Education in Rajasthan, the Allahabad Agricultural Institute and Vinayaka... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Seaplane will revolutionise transport sector: Gadkariexample, he said it was also possible that people could use sea-plane to go fro
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
example, he said it was also possible that people could use sea-plane to go from Jaipur lake to Udaipur lake in Rajasthan. Budget carrier SpiceJet, which plans to buy more than 100 amphibian aircraft at an estimated cost of $400... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Police likely to announce award on accused personsconducted raids at over one-and-half dozen places in search of accused. Police
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
conducted raids at over one-and-half dozen places in search of accused. Police suspect the accused could have fled to Rajasthan as they live in a village bordering Rajasthan. Police, however, said Shanu would soon be arrested. Meanwhile DIG... Read more
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asianage
ONGC seeks access to data room to fix HPCL acquisition priceHPCL's financials, particularly the investments it has committed in projects li
asianage / Posted yesterday
HPCL's financials, particularly the investments it has committed in projects like a greenfield refinery at Barmer in Rajasthan, before it embarks on buying the government stake which at today's price is worth over Rs 32,600 crore. Sources... Read more
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asianage
No difference between Hindus and Muslims in WB: Mamata Banerjeeto malign her party. Banerjee's comments came in the backdrop of a brutal kill
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
to malign her party. Banerjee's comments came in the backdrop of a brutal killing of a labourer from the state in Rajasthan last week. "One person from our state was burnt alive in Rajasthan. How long will this keep happening? I do not... Read more
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BBC News
Meet India's dam-building grandmotherThe check dams re-fill the water table which returns fresh water to nearby well
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
The check dams re-fill the water table which returns fresh water to nearby wells and aquifers India's biggest state, Rajasthan, is also one of the driest, and it's here that Amla Ruia and her Aakar Charitable Trust have been working. Over... Read more
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The Indian Express
In Jaipur Class X, English passage on PM Modi fails spelling testquestion asked of Class X students appearing for their half-yearly English exam
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
question asked of Class X students appearing for their half-yearly English exam in government schools in Jaipur under the Rajasthan Board for Secondary Education (RBSE). The mistakes — there were many more — were in the question itself. And they... Read more
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Business Standard India
Output woes continue at auctioned coal blocksmining. The government also allotted 11 mines to state energy departments for
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
mining. The government also allotted 11 mines to state energy departments for meeting their power demands. Other than Rajasthan and state-owned NTPC, none of the states/state-owned agencies is currently mining coal. Production from the two... Read more
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dna
Rajasthan hacking- If people want to return to Bengal, will provide assistance to set up business: Mamata Banerjeefor his comments regarding the hate murder of Md Afrazul Khan, a labourer from
dna / Posted 2 days ago
for his comments regarding the hate murder of Md Afrazul Khan, a labourer from Malda district of Bengal who was killed in Rajasthan. “There are so many people who had come to West Bengal from UP and Bihar and made this their place to live and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Number of matches up, playing days down in new Future Tours Programme in BCCI SGMnot settle this out of court. We will continue with legal procedure," the Secre
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
not settle this out of court. We will continue with legal procedure," the Secretary said. The conditional revocation of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) happened on expected lines with a rider given to them that former IPL commissioner Lalit... Read more
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Gulf News
Afghanistan to play first Test against Indiaagainst England, South Africa and Australia. Among other important decisions ta
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
against England, South Africa and Australia. Among other important decisions taken at the SGM were lifting the ban on the Rajasthan Cricket Association, provided former IPL czar Lalit Modi stays away from its functioning.“Yes, the ban on the RCA... Read more
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Business Standard India
BCCI SGM: India to host 81 matches from 2019-2023, playing days come downnot settle this out of court. We will continue with legal procedure," the Secre
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
not settle this out of court. We will continue with legal procedure," the Secretary said. The conditional revocation of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) happened on expected lines with a rider given to them that former IPL commissioner Lalit... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Virat Kohli-led India to play 81 home matches from 2019 to 2023their first Test," said BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary. Among other d
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
their first Test," said BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary. Among other decisions taken at the SGM, the suspension of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) was revoked on the condition that former IPL boss Lalit Modi stays away from its... Read more
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Central Chronicle
SpiceJet conducts seaplane trials in Mumbaionly Indian airline to explore air connectivity through water bodies such as ri
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
only Indian airline to explore air connectivity through water bodies such as rivers or inland waterways. Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, regions in the North East, Andamans, Lakshadweep and other coastal areas are a few destinations that... Read more
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asianage
BCCI revokes ban on Rajasthan Cricket AssociationCricket in India (BCCI) on Monday, in what may be considered as a big move, dec
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday, in what may be considered as a big move, decided to revoke its long-standing ban on the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA). BCCI acting president CK Khanna has confirmed the suspension on RCA was revoked in the... Read more
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The Hindu
BCCI SGM: India agree to host Afghanistan’s first ever Test matchtheir first Test,” said BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary. Among other d
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
their first Test,” said BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary. Among other decisions taken at the SGM, the suspension of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) was revoked on the condition that former IPL boss Lalit Modi stays away from its... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
More T20Is, home games for Virat Kohli’s men on agenda as BCCI holds SGM todayfranchise Kochi Tuskers Kerala will be discussed extensively when BCCI's Specia
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
franchise Kochi Tuskers Kerala will be discussed extensively when BCCI's Special General Meeting is held on Monday. While Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) is expected to have a conditional revocation of its ban, one thing where the whole body... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rahul Gandhi set to become Congress president, but not without daunting challengesposition for the general elections in 2019. Retaining Karnataka and dethroning
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
position for the general elections in 2019. Retaining Karnataka and dethroning the BJP in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan will be a daunting task, one that cannot be achieved without addressing problems such as infighting and regional... Read more
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Business Standard India
UltraTech Cement gains on board nod for expansion, increase in FII limitRs 4,236 on the BSE after the company said its board approved the setting up of
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Rs 4,236 on the BSE after the company said its board approved the setting up of a 3.5 mtpa integrated cement plant at Pali, Rajasthan. The commercial production from the plant is expected to commence by June 2020, UltraTech Cement said in a press... Read more
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The Hindu
Short on judges, justice a dish served coldrecruitment cycle. Of 20 States, 11 took over 273 days on an average to complet
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
recruitment cycle. Of 20 States, 11 took over 273 days on an average to complete their recruitment cycle. These States are Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Tripura, Maharashtra, Assam, Uttarakhand, Kerala, Manipur and Delhi. Jammu &... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ashish Nehra to return to Indian Premier League as mentordiscussions are on board for Nehra’s new role as mentor for either Royal Challe
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
discussions are on board for Nehra’s new role as mentor for either Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils or Rajasthan Royals for the upcoming IPL season. While there has been no official confirmation regarding Ashish Nehra’s... Read more
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dna
Rajasthan hacking: "We only know our father was a hero of the family, don't know what love jihad is"A daughter of the 48-year-old Muslim labourer Mohammad Afrazul from West Bengal
dna / Posted 3 days ago
A daughter of the 48-year-old Muslim labourer Mohammad Afrazul from West Bengal who was hacked and burnt to death in Rajasthan's Rajsamand, has termed her father as a hero of the family and said that she doesn't know what love jihad means. Afrazul... Read more
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Business Standard India
How many communal riots took place in 2016? NCRB & Home Ministry differwere significantly higher than the ones reported by the home ministry. But in s
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
were significantly higher than the ones reported by the home ministry. But in states like Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat & Uttar Pradesh, the home ministry numbers were higher than those reported by NCRB–suggesting FIRs may not... Read more
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Business Standard India
5 yrs after Food Security Act, poor Indians to get millets at Rs 1/kgbecause millets are a hardier crop than wheat and rice, with some varieties gro
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
because millets are a hardier crop than wheat and rice, with some varieties growing well in areas more arid than western Rajasthan, India’s driest region. Making millets a significant part of the average Indian’s diet will involve reversing a... Read more
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dna
ICJ's Justice Dalveer Bhandari urges people spread compassionlove and compassion comes at time when the nation's conscience was shaken by th
dna / Posted 3 days ago
love and compassion comes at time when the nation's conscience was shaken by the brutal killing of a migrant worker in Rajasthan. On the messages of The Dalai Lama's, he said, "Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in... Read more
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