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Self-immolation attempt to protest Rajapaksa’s visit

September 17th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 17 (IANS) An autorickshaw driver was admitted to a hospital in Salem Monday with severe burn injuries after he attempted self-immolation in protest against the visit to India ... Read more...

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UN denies signing controversial Buddha birthplace deal

August 19th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 19 (IANS) The controversy surrounding a little-known Hong Kong-based organisation's claim that it was going to develop the Buddha's birthplace in Nepal into a "Buddhist Mecca" in a ... Read more...

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Nepal parliament probes dubious Buddha birthplace deal

August 17th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 17 (IANS) Alarmed by reports that a little-known organisation had signed a grandiose $3 billion plan with a UN agency to develop Lumbini, the birthplace of the Buddha ... Read more...

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India looking East to build cultural bridges: Karan Singh (Interview)

July 10th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India is looking East to ramp up cultural contacts and strike new friendships in Asia on the strength of shared history, says Indian Council for ... Read more...

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India to set up chair for Buddhist studies in Cambodia

July 4th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) India will set up a chair of Buddhist and Sanskrit Studies at Cambodia's Preah Sihanouk Raja Buddhist University for four years from 2011 to strengthen ... Read more...

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New Indian overseas cultural centre in Seoul

June 29th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) India has taken yet another step in furthering its cultural diplomacy in south-east Asia with a new Indian cultural centre in Seoul.President of the Indian ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan PM inaugurates Buddhist centre at Sanchi

November 1st, 2009 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 31 (IANS) Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ratnashri Wickramanayake Saturday said ties between India and his country are growing stronger after he inaugurated a Buddhist prayer centre at Sanchi in Madhya ... Read more...

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Buddhists pray in Bodh Gaya for world peace

November 3rd, 2008 - 8:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Surya Pratap Singh Bodh Gaya, Nov.3 (ANI): A group of Buddhist monks in Bodh Gaya conducted prayers for the world peace in a special annual ceremony, which was attended by about ... Read more...

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‘Buddhists not benefiting from India’s inclusive growth policy’

October 13th, 2008 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) India's nearly eight million Buddhists are not benefiting from the government's inclusive growth policy to enhance the socio-educational status of minorities, says Lama Chosphel Zotpa, a ... Read more...

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Severe premenstrual syndrome linked to depressed nervous system

December 20th, 2007 - 4:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 20(ANI): Japanese researchers have revealed women with severe premenstrual syndrome are more likely to have permanently depressed nervous system.A study led by Tamaki Matsumoto from the International Buddhist University in ... Read more...

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