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Tolmol.com, Malaysian firm to launch ‘Quran mobile’ in India

November 21st, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Tolmol.com, online product comparison firm in a joint venture with Malaysian digital Islamic products maker ENMAC Engineering, Monday launched GSM mobile handset MQ3500 also called ... Read more...

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Commute death sentence in Gandhi case: PUDR

August 26th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) The People's Union for Democratic Rights (PUDR) Friday urged the Tamil Nadu government to spare the lives of three men sentenced to death for ... Read more...

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Female priests look after Jammu’s Lord Krishna temple

September 1st, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Sep 1 (ANI): A temple devoted to Lord Krishna, which is also called 'Baion ka Mandir' here is looked after by a group of female priests, who offer ... Read more...

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Mangalore devotees search for peace, harmony at Mahatma Gandhi temple

August 13th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
By HarishMangalore, Aug 13 (ANI): Keen to spread the message of peace, non-violence and communal harmony espoused by Mahatama Gandhi, Father of Nation, Hindu devotees have built a temple in the great ... Read more...

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‘Killer massage’ is 108-yr-old Malay woman’s key to keeping 38-yr-old hubby

August 2nd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 2 (ANI): A woman in Malaysia has revealed that she holds on to her husband, who is 70-years younger than her, by giving him a "killer massage" that she ... Read more...

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Priest launches iPad app to keep record of church Mass

June 19th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 19 (ANI): Now there is an iPad application 'iBreviary' that will keep a record of what all is said and sung during Mass.An Italian priest Paolo Padrini has created iBreviary ... Read more...

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Five killed as wall of a ‘Madarsa’ collapses in Aurangabad District

June 14th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), June 14 (ANI): Five children were killed and seven injured, when a wall of a 'Madarsa' collapsed following heavy monsoon rains in Maharashtra's Aurangabad District on Sunday.Eyewitnesses said the wall ... Read more...

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An orphanage for Nagaland children victim of terrorism

November 6th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by ANI
Dimapur (Nagaland), Nov 6(ANI): An orphanage in Nagaland's Dimapur district is rehabilitating destitute children who have fallen victim to terrorism in the region.The orphanage was founded by a local resident, Akum Amri, ... Read more...

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Arunachal monastery prays, prepares to welcome Dalai Lama

October 24th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Oct 24 (IANS) Around 400 Lamas are holding special prayers daily at the Tawang monastery as it prepares to welcome Buddhist spiritual leader the Dalai ... Read more...

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Angry monks pray as China opposes Dalai Lama’s Arunachal visit

September 24th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Sep 24 (IANS) Buddhist monks have been holding special prayers here for the safe visit of the Dalai Lama to India's frontier state of Arunachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh shrine draws possessed people of all faiths for cure

July 9th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashish Kumar DiwediHardoi (Uttar Pradesh), July 9 (ANI): A Muslim shrine in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi district has earned popularity for curing people believed to be possessed by evil spirits.A large ... Read more...

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Ujjain Mahakaleshwar temple priests want development and streamlining of facilities

June 6th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Ujjain, June 6 (ANI): A section of priests at the famous Mahakaleshwar Temple here are keen that the facilities for the pilgrims at the temple should be improved early. They are also ... Read more...

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Over 500 join ’satsang’ camp in US city

May 28th, 2009 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 28 (IANS) More than 500 followers of Swami Satyanandji Maharaj from all over the United States, India, Canada, the UK, Fiji and Australia participated in a three-day camp in ... Read more...

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Coming soon, prayers through Tweets!

April 28th, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): The leader of four million Roman Catholics in Ireland has encouraged social network members to text, Twitter or e-mail daily prayers to their family and friends.Cardinal Sean Brady ... Read more...

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Malaysia offers to train Hindu priests

December 8th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 8 (IANS) Malaysia's Human Resource Minister S. Subramaniam, who is an ethnic Indian, said the government is prepared to arrange the training of ethnic Indian youths to become temple ... Read more...

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A Dehradun school where students recite Quran and Hanuman Chalisa

November 25th, 2008 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Asheesh Goyal Dehradun, Nov.25 (ANI): A Dehradun school here is inculcating communal harmony and secular feeling among its students by enabling them to recite passages from Holy Quran as well as ... Read more...

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Sukhbir Badal baptized at Sikh shrine

September 4th, 2008 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 3 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal's son and Akali Dal president Sukhbir Badal Wednesday got himself baptized at the famous Sikh shrine of Takht Keshgarh Sahib in Anandpur ... Read more...

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Malaysian Government to consider fresh permits for temple, gurdwara workers

July 18th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Putrajaya (Malaysia), July 18 (ANI): The Malaysia Government will consider new applications from temples and gurdwaras for priests, musicians and artisans from next month.Human Resources Minister Dr S. Subramaniam, who discussed ... Read more...

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Malaysian Government asked to ease entry for Indian priests

June 30th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 30 (ANI): Malaysia Hindu Council chief R. Nadarajah has called on the Government to ease entry of foreign priests into the country.Nadarajah, who is Sri Maha Mariamman Devasthanam ... Read more...

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Curbs on Tamil TV shows, Hindu priests in Malaysia

May 31st, 2008 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 31 (IANS) Malaysia's Information Ministry has decided to ban screening of Tamil dramas imported from India and shown on its TV2 channel. Former minister and Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian Congress leader calls for end to ban of Indian priests

April 14th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Apr.14 (ANI): Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) president S. Samy Vellu has appealed to the Malaysian Government to lift the ban on the recruitment of priests from India for Hindu ... Read more...

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Tibetans shut shops in Ooty to protest Chinese action

March 28th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, March 28 (IANS) Tibetans in the southern hill resort of Ooty are protesting Chinese action in Tibet by indefinitely closing down their shops here. There are about a hundred shops run ... Read more...

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Muslim students in Australia want classes to fit in with prayer timings

February 25th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Feb.25 (ANI): International Muslim students, predominantly from Saudi Arabia, have asked universities in Melbourne to change class times so they can attend congregational prayers. According to the Daily Telegraph, they also ... Read more...

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