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BJP to create 50 lakh jobs in Uttar Pradesh: Gadkari


November 17th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 17 (IANS) Accusing the Congress, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Samajwadi Party (SP) of having a tacit understanding, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Thursday said ... Read more...

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Lessons from that school near the Mumbai blast site (First Person) (A month after the July 13 blasts)


August 12th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
The hoarding of Amul ice cream on the bus shelter has managed to survive the vile July 13 bombing at Dadar, Mumbai. It advocates an ice-cream bar for Rs.10. Most of ... Read more...

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Sacred thread that stitches together Hindus, Muslims (Feature)


August 3rd, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 3 (IANS) Worn by Hindus, made by Muslims. Dipped in vibrant reds and yellows, 'kalawas' made in this corner of the country are more than ... Read more...

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Hindus, Muslims welcome apex court view on Ayodhya


May 9th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 9 (IANS) Rival parties might have been at loggerheads over the centuries old Ayodhya dispute, yet both sides heartily welcomed the view taken Monday by the apex ... 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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Hindus, Muslims celebrate ‘Holi Baraat’


March 20th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) Hundreds of Hindus and Muslims celebrated Holi together by taking out the decades-old procession 'Holi Baraat' -- to send out a message of peace and brotherhood ... Read more...

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Catholics to continue dialogue with Hindus-Muslims-Protestants-Buddhists- Jews in Nevada


December 21st, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 21 (ANI): Catholics in northern Nevada (USA) want to continue the annual dialogue tradition with Jews-Muslims-Protestants-Buddhists-Hindus next year also in Sparks.According to Father Charles T. Durante, Pastor of Saint ... Read more...

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US cable praises India’s secular society


December 18th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/London, Dec 18 (IANS) A diplomatic cable sent by the US embassy here to Washington says America can learn a lot from the Indians' tolerance for all faiths, according to whistleblowing ... 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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Muslims defer goat sacrifice to respect Hindu sentiments


November 17th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Pandharpur (Maharashtra), Nov 17 (IANS) In a gesture of brotherhood with fellow Hindus, Muslims here deferred the traditional goat sacrifice on Eid-ul-Azha as the Hindu festival of Kartiki Ekadashi also fell Wednesday. ... Read more...

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India-US to deepen counter-terror cooperation: Obama (Second Lead)


November 6th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Saturday said he looked forward to deepening counter-terror cooperation with India and described Mumbai's landmark Taj hotel, ravaged by terrorists two years ago, ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia present 25th Indira Gandhi Award to Rahman, Ramkrishna Ashram


October 31st, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi presented the 25th Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration to Music composer A R Rahman and Ramkrishna Mission ... Read more...

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President Patil awards ‘Colours’ to five armoured corps regiments


October 19th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
Jhansi, Oct 19 (ANI): For the first time in the history of the Indian Army, 'Colours' were awarded to five-T 90 regiments of 31 Armoured Division at a parade held at Babina ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi questions Bihar CM’s secular credentials


October 14th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 14 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi questioned the secular credentials of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday, asserting that he cannot claim the high ground after ... Read more...

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Ayodhya land to be divided among Hindus, Muslims: lawyer


September 30th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 30 (IANS) The disputed land at Ayodhya has been recommended to be divided equally among Hindus, Muslims and a Hindu religious group, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesman and lawyer ... Read more...

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Ayodhya verdict not about Hindus, Muslims: Babri panel


September 30th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 30 (IANS) The Ayodhya verdict will not be about Hindus or Muslims, but will reflect the victory of the rule of law and independence of the judiciary, Zafaryab Jilani, the ... Read more...

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Apex court’s Ayodhya order welcomed by Hindus, Muslims


September 28th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court's decision to clear the decks for pronouncing the verdict on the decades-old Ayodhya litigation has been welcomed by all quarters - both Hindus ... 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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Hindus, Muslims amicably resolve religious dispute


September 16th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 16 (IANS) Sending out a message of communal harmony and peace ahead of the much-awaited Sep 24 court verdict on Ayodhya's Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute, Hindus and Muslims in Uttar ... Read more...

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Moily commends ECI’ s role in Indian democracy since inception


September 12th, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.12 (ANI): Minister of Law and Justice Dr. M. Veerappa Moily on Sunday appreciated the commendable work done by the Election Commission of India (ECI) over the years since its ... Read more...

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Mother Teresa demonstrated power of compassion: Navin Chawla


August 27th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Navin Chawla, former chief election commissioner and biographer of Mother Teresa, Friday said that she will be remembered for demonstrating the "power of compassion in a ... Read more...

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Hindus, Muslims pray together to keep floods away


August 25th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 24 (IANS) In a rare show of harmony, Muslims recited the Quran while the Hindus gathered for special prayers on the banks of river Indus near Shahdad Kot town of ... Read more...

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Bihar devotees observe Urs of Baba Mir Ali


August 5th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0By Surya Pratap SinghGaya (Bihar), Aug 5 (ANI): Devotees of diverse faiths converged at the shrine of revered Sufi mystic, Baba Mir Ali, to observe his Urs in ... Read more...

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Locals in Kashmir valley celebrate Sufi saint’s Urs


July 29th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
By Afzal BhatBaramullah (Jammu and Kashmir), July 29 (ANI): Hundreds of people thronged the shrine of Sufi saint Fareed-Ud-Din Ganjshakar to celebrate the last day of the 'Urs Mubarak' fair on Thursday ... Read more...

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Muslims welcome Lord Jagannath chariot with its silver memento


July 7th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, July 7 (ANI): Hundreds of Muslims welcomed the 133rd Rathyatra or, the Chariot procession of Lord Jagannath here on Wednesday.In a gesture intended to strengthen communal amity, a group of Muslims ... Read more...

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Vice president is a diplomatic favourite (Capital Buzz)


June 20th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Guess who is fast becoming a favourite of the diplomatic circuit, not to speak of India's own foreign office? Vice President Hamid Ansari. The reason is ... Read more...

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Hope is gone: 800 Mumbai families lose battle for survival (Letter from Mumbai)


May 19th, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) What was a few days ago a thriving shantytown in India's financial capital - where 60 percent of the population lives in slums - ... Read more...

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Hindus, Muslims celebrate ‘Malmaas’ in Kashmir


May 10th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir), May 10 (ANI): Promoting communal harmony and brotherhood, Hindus and Muslims celebrated 'Malmaas', the extra month in the Hindu calendar, at the famous Martand Teerth Shrine in Jammu ... Read more...

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Pakistani visitors seek easier norms of clearance to visit India


April 20th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by ANI
Poonch (Jammu-Kashmir), April 20 (ANI): Visitors from Pakistan have sought for simplification of procedures to enable them to visiting here.A group of 32 Pakistan visitors that recently arrived in India returned ... Read more...

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Bareilly’s Hindus, Muslims rebuild shrines and peace


March 22nd, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Bareilly, March 22 (IANS) If the recent riots made Bareilly cry for peace, the trouble-torn district in western Uttar Pradesh is now witnessing a rare show of communal harmony ... Read more...

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Hindus, Muslims throng the shrine of Kashmir Sufi saint


December 31st, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir), Dec 31 (ANI): Cutting across religious lines, both Hindu and Muslim devotees thronged the dargah (shrine and grave) of Sufi saint Baba Shah Badshah in Rajouri here to ... Read more...

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Efforts to preserve 2000-Year old Tulu culture (Part-I)


December 22nd, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
The month of December was marked by agitations in different parts of the country for the carving out of separate states like Telangana in Andhra Pradesh, Gorkhaland in West Bengal, Bodoland ... Read more...

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Jammu group demands statehood for region


December 12th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 12 (IANS) With Telangana triggering a flurry of statehood demands across India, the Jammu State Morcha (JSM), an amalgam of groups demanding a separate state for the Jammu region, ... Read more...

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Radio Pakistan blames Hindus for discrimination against all communities including Sikhs


December 5th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Gurdaspur, Dec.5 (ANI): Though India is today looked upon by the world community for its democratic values and social fabric where over a billion people of diverse cultures co-exit in harmony ... Read more...

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Multi-faith prayer meet to mark 26/11 anniversary


November 17th, 2009 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) A multi-faith event involving the Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Buddhists and other religious communities will be held here next Thursday to mark the first anniversary of the 26/11 ... Read more...

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