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Ahmedabad slum children to spread Gandhi’s message in US


April 27th, 2012 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 27 (IANS) Sixteen children from the slums of Ahmedabad in Gujarat, will tour the United States from May 6 to June 16 to spread Mahatma Gandhi's message of ... Read more...

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Legislator among 1,034 couples in Maharashtra’s biggest mass marriage


January 29th, 2012 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Thane, Jan 29 (IANS) Top political leaders, film stars and celebrities witnessed Maharashtra's first multi-religious mass marriage ceremony in which 1,034 couples tied the knot in Thane district's Virar ... Read more...

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Muslims join ‘Gayatri Parivar’ event


November 6th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, Nov 6 (IANS) A large number of Muslims dressed in their traditional attire poured on to the streets here Sunday at the start of a five-day event aimed at ... Read more...

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Religion fascinates Lucy Liu


October 8th, 2011 - 2:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) "Charlie's Angels" star Lucy Liu is open to studying different religions because she feels people's beliefs and faith can help them overcome various difficulties in their ... Read more...

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From Akbar to Salim, an epic adventure (IANS Book Review)


October 4th, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Book: "Empire of the Moghul: Ruler of the World"; Author: Alex Rutherford, Publisher: Headline Review; Price: Rs.495; Pages: 416"Ruler of the World", the third in a series of epic quintets, "Empire ... Read more...

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A proud Afghan, but Vida Samadzai loves India


October 3rd, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) In India since the past five years, model Vida Samadzai feels at home away from home. As the controversial Afghan beauty, who caused a stir ... Read more...

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Muslim paper takes up Hindu cause, furthers oneness


September 9th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 9 (IANS) Don't kill cows and don't eat beef - that's the message of harmony a Muslim editor in Uttar Pradesh has been sending out to the ... Read more...

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Docu-drama on Guru Gobind Singh is bridge between religions: Director


August 22nd, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Thakur Ranvir Singh, who is proud about making the first docu-drama on the10th Sikh guru, says he travelled to eight Indian states and visited ... Read more...

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Pakistan, Saudi Arabia to enhance cooperation


August 10th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have agreed to enhance cooperation and boost ties, it was reported here.Bilateral relations, cooperation and the regional situation were reviewed during ... Read more...

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Bill introduced to include Bhoti language


August 6th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Tarun Vijay Friday introduced a private members bill in the Rajya Sabha seeking amendment to the constitution for inclusion ... Read more...

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Lord Ganesha worshiped to open Nevada Earth Day Celebrations


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 02 (ANI): Nevada Earth Day 2011 celebrations here today opened with prayers from ancient Sanskrit scriptures and Baha'i prayer in Farsi.After lighting incense before Lord Ganesha statue and sprinkling ... Read more...

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Varanasi is Anna’s launch pad for spreading movement


April 25th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 25 (IANS) The pilgrim city of Varanasi will be the launch pad for a nationwide expansion of social activist Anna Hazare's battle against corruption. He arrives Friday for ... Read more...

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Hindu monk welcomed in Nevada


April 20th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 20 (ANI): Audience belonging to different religions and denominations listened intently to well-known Hindu monk Swami Vedananda from California in Reno (Nevada, USA) on April 18 evening in an ... Read more...

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To counter hatred, Sikh crafts replicas of global shrines


April 9th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh), April 9 (IANS) Shaken by the 1984 riots against his community, a 62-year-old Sikh artist has been trying to bring people of different faiths under one roof. ... Read more...

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Prince Charles claims abuse for promoting inter-faith dialogue


April 7th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.7 (ANI): Britain's Prince Charles has complained of being "abused and ridiculed" over attempts to promote inter-faith dialogue during a visit to Morocco.Prince Charles and his wife Camilla have been in ... Read more...

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BJP leaders celebrate Holi with people of different religions


March 20th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): Leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrated the festival of colours - Holi - on Saturday with people of different religions using flowers and herbal ... Read more...

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Hinduism discussion welcomed in rural Nevada


February 28th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 28 (ANI): Well known Hindu statesman Rajan Zed spoke about religion in general and Hinduism in particular to a packed house of people belonging to different religions and denominations ... Read more...

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‘Perverse’ 26/11 attacker Kasab’s death penalty upheld for attacking Indian state (Intro Roundup)


February 21st, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) Terming the 26/11 mayhem an attack to destabilise the Indian state, the Bombay High Court confirmed the death penalty awarded to Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir ... Read more...

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Kasab waged war against India to destabilize the government, rule judges


February 21st, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) The strongest aggravating circumstance which nailed Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab was the manner in which he waged war against the Government of India, the ... Read more...

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Inter-faith harmony dialogue held in Delhi to promote peace


February 4th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI): The National Foundation for Communal Harmony (NFCH), an autonomous body with the Ministry of Home Affairs, organized an Inter-faith harmony dialogue here on Thursday.Encouraging inter-faith dialogue ... Read more...

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Supreme Court dismisses plea to stop Haj subsidy


January 28th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday dismissed a petition by former Bharatiya Janata Party MP and Hindu ideologue Praful Goradia seeking the abolition of the subsidy given to ... Read more...

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‘Sikh trainee’s ‘hair cutting while asleep’ case indicates Malaysian ignorance


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 23 (ANI): The case of Malay Sikh losing face among community after miscreants cut off his hair while he was asleep, points to Malaysian ignorance about other religions and ... Read more...

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Communal amity thrives in Karnataka


December 25th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by ANI
Chikkabalapura (Karnataka), Dec.25 (ANI): Setting an example of communal harmony, the women professionals belonging to different religions have been working together in joss (fragrance essence) stick units for the past several decades ... Read more...

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Hindus congratulate Pope for making Vatican as world’s most environment friendly nation


December 12th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 12 (ANI): Hindus have congratulated His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI for making Vatican City as the world's most environmentally friendly nation.According to reports, with the installation of large solar ... Read more...

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Pain most intense emotion: Author of partition saga


December 11th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Why are the stories she writes so sad? That is a question even Ruskin Bond asked her. Author Mona Verma, who is ready with her ... Read more...

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Hindus, Muslims pray at Varanasi for harmony


December 9th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, Dec 9 (IANS) Hindus and Muslims joined hands here Thursday to pray for peace on the same Ganga ghat where a terror attack only two days ago killed a toddler and ... Read more...

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The Pope wants an Electric Popemobile


December 6th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vatican City, Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Pope’s desire to have a solar powered electric “popemobile” have been praised by several people.One particular group that has praised the move is the ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Pope’s interest in solar-powered electric “popemobile”


December 3rd, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 3 (ANI): Hindus have praised Vatican's preference in having solar-powered electric popemobile, thus showing care for the planet and promotion of sustainable and green energy.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, ... Read more...

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Taliban “true followers” of Islam, US “biggest terrorist”: Pak Tourism Minister


November 24th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Mansehra, Nov 24 (ANI): The Taliban are the "true followers" of Islamic ideology, and the United States is the "biggest terrorist" in the world, Pakistan's Minister for Tourism Maulana Attaur Rehman ... Read more...

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Indian mission launches Communal Harmony Week in Sweden


November 21st, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Stockholm (Sweden), Nov.21 (ANI): India has a millennia long experience of welcoming different religions and ethnic communities in its midst, and been the birth place of four major religions of the world, ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Pope for telling seminarians to learn other religions


October 19th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 19 (ANI): Hindus have commended Pope Benedict for stressing the Roman Catholic seminarians the "need for a basic introduction to the great religions".In a letter to seminarians dated October ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama inaugurates World Peace Festival in Pune


October 10th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Oct.10 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama inaugurated the World Peace Festival here on Sunday.A Pune-based charitable trust organised the 'World Peace...Piece by Piece', and the end of the initiative, 'Happy ... Read more...

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Hindus support teaching of religion in Bulgaria schools if major world religions treated equally


September 25th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 25 (ANI): Hindus say that they support the demand for religious instruction in Bulgaria schools as long as the curriculum provides equal treatment to all the world's 12 classical ... Read more...

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Hindus laud City of Ann Arbor for “reaffirming religious freedom”


September 25th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 25 (ANI): Hindus have applauded City of Ann Arbor (Michigan, USA) for passing a resolution reaffirming religious freedom.Eminent Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, ... Read more...

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In Ayodhya, a temple that is open to all faiths


September 25th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 25 (IANS) Idols of Lord Rama, Gautam Buddha, Lord Mahavir, an image of Makkah-Madina, a picture of Prophet Zarathustra...No matter which faith you belong to, chances ... Read more...

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