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In Jharkhand, the forest is like a mother to Adivasis


May 4th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Aloka Kujur Ranchi, May 4 (ANI): For Adivasis, the forest is their provider, taking care of food, medicine, firewood and herbs. Forest produce like lac and mahua are sold in the ... Read more...

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Sharon Stone puts Douglas’ triumph against cancer down to good karma


February 27th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Sharon Stone thinks that Michael Douglas won his battle against cancer because of his good karma.The actress insists that her 'Basic Instinct' co-star has 'always done the right ... Read more...

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Hindus welcome recognition of Druidry as religion


October 3rd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 3 (ANI): Hindus have applauded United Kingdom for giving official recognition as a religion to Druidry, one of the oldest religions of the isles.Welcoming the inclusion of Druidry, renowned ... Read more...

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‘Eat Pray Love’ Julia Roberts Movie Worries Hindus


March 22nd, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Julia Roberts has a new movie coming out, and it is sparking controversy in many areas. The movie, entitled "Eat, Pray, Love" is based on a book ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts movie ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ draws the ire of Hindus


March 22nd, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Julia Roberts new movie – Eat, Pray, Love has managed to draw the ire of the Hindus, as they aren’t happy with the way the Hindus ... Read more...

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Hindus concerned about Julia Roberts’ “Eat, Pray, Love”


March 21st, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 21 (ANI): Release date for Oscar winner Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman) starrer "Eat, Pray, Love" has been announced, its trailer is out, but now Hindus are concerned about ... Read more...

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Kirstie Alley goes on a new diet


March 20th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Kirstie Alley, American actress known for her role in television show Cheers, in which she played Rebecca Howe and also won an Emmyas the ... Read more...

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Relating terrorism with Islam ‘downright prejudice’: Ansari


October 27th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) No religion condones terrorism and those attempting to attribute its origin to Islam display "downright prejudice", Vice President Hamid Ansari said Tuesday. Terrorism is not of "recent origin ... Read more...

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Relating terrorism to Islam betrays prejudice: India’s vice president (Lead)


October 27th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) No religion condones terrorism and those seeking to attribute its origin to Islam display ignorance or "downright prejudice", India's Vice President Hamid Ansari said Tuesday. Terrorism is not ... Read more...

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Devotees denied access to Temple used for shooting Julia Roberts’ film


September 21st, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Access to Hindu temple in the India ashram (hermitage) has been denied to area villagers who regularly came there to pray to give way to Oscar winner Julia Roberts' (Pretty Woman) ... Read more...

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Hollywood celebs ‘to participate in India’s Kumbh Mela’


August 27th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 27 (ANI): Rumour has it that some Hollywood celebrities will partake in the Haridwar Kumbh Mela, termed as biggest spiritual gathering on earth, in India during January-April next year.The ... Read more...

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Hindu leaders fear Roberts’ Eat, Pray, Love will bastardise their religion


August 15th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 15 (ANI): Julia Roberts' new film 'Eat, Pray, Love' has sparked concerns among Indian yogis and Hindu leaders about whether the film will portray Hinduism and yoga authentically.The Hollywood ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts to shoot “Eat, Pray, Love” in India ashram


August 10th, 2009 - 10:22 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Oscar winner Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman) reportedly will be in India in the third week of September to shoot "Eat, Pray, Love", and Hindus are concerned about the authenticity of the depiction ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts to shoot “Eat, Pray, Love” in India ashram in September


August 9th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug.9 (ANI): Oscar winner Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman) reportedly will be in India in the third week of September to shoot "Eat, Pray, Love", and Hindus are concerned about ... Read more...

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Brits believe in UFOs, aliens, ghosts more than God


November 24th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Tales of UFOs, aliens and ghosts are believed more than God, according to a new survey.The study, to mark the DVD release of X Files: I Want ... Read more...

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Consensus developing against “The Love Guru”


April 18th, 2008 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr.18 (ANI): Criticism of upcoming Hollywood movie "The Love Guru" for its purported slandering of Hindu practices is stretching across various religions, professions, and age groups. Furthering the drive pioneered by ... Read more...

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Miscarriage myths persist despite medical advances: Study


December 7th, 2007 - 4:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): Despite medical advances, myths surrounding pregnancy such as ones that state that miscarriages and defects result from circumstances beyond a woman's control, still persist reveals a study.The study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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