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Like Nalanda, India must remain a melting pot of civilisations

Universities must be the bastions of free speech and expression. It must be the arena where diverse and conflicting schools of thought contend. There should be no room for intolerance,......

Universities should be bastions of free speech, debate: Prez

President Pranab Mukherjee has said that universities and institutions of higher learning must be bastions of free speech and expression and debates should be encouraged. At the first convocation......

Hiroshima memory must never fade, says Obama on historic visit

IMAGE: President Barack Obama carries a wreath as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe looks on, in front of a cenotaph. Photographs: Toru Hanai/Reuters Barack Obama became the first sitting US......

'India' out, 'South Asia' in. How academics ill serve us

'South Asian studies' academics in the US would do well to introspect how they wittingly or unwittingly become part of Pakistan's proxy war in wielding influence over academics and policy, says......

Why India must be wary of Nepal's Lumbini Project

For India to endorse Nepal's Buddhist conference will be like sipping from a poisoned chalice, warns former RA&W official Jayadeva Ranade. IMAGE: An idol of Buddha is silhouetted at the Tibetan......

'Relax son, it's just advertising'

'Cynics don't make it big in advertising.''Often, the medium calls for a rock-like commitment to puny, easily digestible ideas.''Here's a text that understands this facet of advertising and one......

Miles to go for Dalit entrepreneurs

  On Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar's 125th birth anniversary on Tuesday, political parties across the spectrum tried to stake claim on his legacy. Since Independence, governments have introduced......

Rohan Murty, the master of many trades

Over home-cooked food, Rohan Murty tells Rahul Jacob he is fascinated by history and ancient texts, and about his efforts to measure productivity in software companies, such as Infosys. IMAGE:......

Myanmar puts India to shame, emerges as the world's most generous nation

Even India's impoverished neighbour Myanmar has emerged as the most generous nation in the world, according to a survey conducted by the UK-based Charities Aid Foundation. India, known for housing......

Future looks bright for China's new Silk Road

This new Silk Road has the potential to once again have a lasting impact on the commerce and culture of this region for generations to come Great Wall of China in Jiayugun, Gansu Province.......

Why Sairat is such an important film

'Which movie has been about love between castes?''In Ek Duje Ke Liye, the divide was between a non-vegetarian north Indian family and a vegetarian south Indian one; in Amitabh Bachchan's films,......

Saeed Jaffrey: The Great Entertainer

'Sent off to interview him in the late 1970s I met him in a cafe in New Delhi's Regal Building called The Parlour. With impromptu send-ups of Laurence Olivier, Sybil Thorndike and the rich,......
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Nepal's million dollar trees bring hope and fear

By Ramesh Bhushal Soon after we started to ascend towards Timal village from Bhakunde Besi — a small valley located in central Nepal fifty... ...

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Lamaism from Tibet to Sikkim

When the Indian Civil Service, Calcutta, published the Gazetteer of Sikkim in 1897, they may not have envisaged that this incredible publication,... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/nb-extra/lamaism-from-tibet-to-sikkim/168115.html
17 incredible volunteering experiences in India to travel for

Travel is nothing if not transformative. What if you could also be the change while you let it alter you? Plant trees, help animals, or teach... ...

http://www.cntraveller.in/story/17-incredible-volunteering-experiences-in-india-to-travel-for/
That eternal search for an elusive state

I went in search of happiness, to the Dragon Kingdom of Bhutan, which has evolved to some perfection, the Gross National Happiness (GNH) Index.... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/opinion/That-eternal-search-for-an-elusive-state/2016/09/29/article3632142.ece
Deccan College ties Buddhism to archaeology

The course will have 50 seats. Prospective students have already applied for it. PIC: NIKHIL GHORPADE The certificate course will help students... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/civic/Deccan-College-ties-Buddhism-to-archaeology/articleshow/54551223.cms

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