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US seizes stolen statues from Indian art dealer

July 28th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 28 (IANS) US authorities have seized several stolen sandstone and bronze statues and other cultural artefacts with an estimated value of more than $20 million from a ... Read more...

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Strike in Jharkhand over idol theft, Muslims lend support (Lead)

July 9th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 9 (IANS) Several parts of Jharkhand, including the state capital, shut down Friday in response to a strike called by Hindu religious groups, and supported by Muslims, to protest the ... Read more...

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Major temples, including Tirupati, to close during eclipse

July 21st, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tirupati/New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Major Hindu temples across India will shut their doors for a day July 22 to ward off the negative energy said to be generated by the total ... Read more...

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Maoists announce yatra to defuse Pashupatinath row

January 4th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 4 (IANS) Alarmed by rising anger at home and abroad over the unceremonious removal of three Indian priests from the Pashupatinath temple, a hallowed shrine revered by Hindus, Nepal's Maoist ... Read more...

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Event designer Preston Bailey set to create magic in India

August 4th, 2008 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) The ambience was perfect for another Cinderella story - a tall dark man waiting for his princess to walk into a room that had dazzling pink walls ... Read more...

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Diwali to be proclaimed one of Utah’s festivals

February 15th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by admin
Salt Lake City (USA), Feb.15 (ANI): Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, will be proclaimed as one of Utah's state festivals. Rajan Zed, prominent Hindu chaplain and Indo-American leader, presented a memorandum to ... Read more...

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