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The Phantoms of Chittagong

Bihar is a strange state. Some 2,500 years ago, Gautama Buddha wandered there for more than 80 years, propounding the gospel of love and Ahimsa. At that time, it was the most culturally and......

Punjabi author returns Padma Shri over 'growing intolerance'

Eminent Punjabi writer and Padma Shri winner Dalip Kaur Tiwana on Tuesday decided to return her award protesting "recurrent atrocities" on Muslims in the country as another Kannada writer and......

Will develop Bodh Gaya as spiritual capital, says Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers prayers at the Mahabodhi Tree, at the Mahabodhi Temple, in Bodhgaya, Patna. Photograph: PIB Describing Bodh Gaya as the “land of enlightenment”,......

The myth of the Magna Carta

The Magna Carta was not quite a grand demand for equality, freedoms and rule of law but just a narrow demand for restricting the ruler’s powers to ring fence the interests of the elite. But......

Garam chai pe garam charcha in Banaras

A Ganesh Nadar/ records a heated discussion on NaMo at one of Varanasi's best-known locations. Pappu's tea stall is among the many melting pots in the holy city of Varanasi. And,......

Kelkar's syllogistic error

Vijay Kelkar should know that Nyaya, the science of reasoning, expounded by Gautama, is unforgiving. If you do not follow its strict rules, it makes you create nonsense out of sense.That at least......

Chemical hub must come up near a port: Buddhadeb

The proposed chemical hub in West Bengal, which won't come up in Nandigram because of violence there, has to be set up near a port, state Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee said on Wednesday."I......

BSNL to set up cable landing station in WB

The Centre has asked BSNL to studythe feasibility of setting up country's fourth submarine cable landing station on the eastern coast of Haldia in West Bengal.In a letterto West Bengal Chief......

Now, medical transcription for the blind

Transtek, a city-based healthcare business process outsourcing organisation, on Saturday launched medical transcription training for the blind for the first time in India.The company launched the......

Wipro plans to convert Kolkata unit into SEZ

Wipro is planning to convert its facility in Kolkata into a special economic zone. The company has taken up the issue with the state government and Union ministry of commerce.Jayant Dasgupta, joint......

Coming soon: A biopic on the Buddha

The story of Gautama Buddha will soon play itself out on a big screen near you.According to a report in The New York Times, the life of the prince turned spiritual leader from the sixth century BC......

Review: Moodar Koodam is hilarious

Comedy and satire are beautifully interwoven in Moodar Koodam with excellent support from the cast, opines S Saraswathi. The enthusiastic response of audiences to films such as......

Review: Jo Dooba So Paar lacks imagination

Shaikh Ayaz writes Jo Dooba So Par: Its Love in Bihar is made with little imagination. Post YOUR reviews here!Written and directed by Praveen Kumar with little imagination, insight and spunk, this......

Who could be Gowariker's Buddha?

Now Ashutosh Gowariker has announced a worldwide hunt for a fresh face for his new Buddha movie, an epic tale of young prince Siddhartha who went on to be Gautama Buddha. And even if Ashu says he......

'Michael was very caring and loving'

Grace Rwaramba, the woman who took care of Michael Jackson's children for 12 years, wants nothing but the best for the children who may end up with Jackson's parents, Deepak Chopra, a friend of......

Mongia is OK Dinghy world champ

On a historic day for sailing in India, Nitin Mongia was crownedworld champion in a single-handed sailboat,in the OK Dinghy World Championships in Panaji, Goa, on Thursday.The Mumbai ace made sure......
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Writer returns her Padma Shri, another his Akademi

Author Dalip Kaur Tiwana Dalip Kaur Tiwana, a novelist and short story writer from Punjabi, announced Tuesday that she is returning her Padma... ...
Punjabi author Dalip Kumar returns Padma Shri Award over 'communal attacks

Chandigarh/New Delhi: Eminent Punjabi writer and Padma Shri winner Dalip Kaur Tiwana today decided to return her award protesting 'recurrent... ...
Science and the Rishi

A minister recently allegedly told scientists in the defence industry to be like rishis. He was referring to the story of sage Dadhichi who gave up... ...
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