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US Congress to hold hearing on religious minorities in India

A key United States Congressional committee has called for a public hearing on the rights and freedoms of religious minorities in India to be held early next month. The Tom Lantos Human Rights......

We don't need religious freedom lectures from the US

'Your constant reiteration on the lack of religious freedom in India has sown doubts about the kind of information that you are being fed and based on which you seem to be making adverse......

School yoga does not violate religious freedom: US court

A United States court has ruled that Yoga classes in an elementary school do not endorse Hinduism or violate students' right to religious freedom and are "devoid of any religious, mystical, or......

'Modi a poster boy of India's failure to punish the violent'

Two top members of a US Congress-constituted commission on religious freedom have expressed sadness over nomination of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime......

US panel wants Modi included on lookout list besides visa ban

Katrina Lantos Swett, chair, United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, tells Rediff.com's Aziz Haniffa that the USCIRF will be uncompromising about denying Gujarat Chief......

Will oil prices continue to decrease?

Pushing a barrel of oil back to around $100 would require a reduction of production of about two million barrels a day - a cut that would fall predominantly on Saudi Arabia, says Claude Smadja. It......

Mukesh Ambani, Adani to join Modi's business meetings in US

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not taking along an industry delegation to the US but top representatives of India Inc are likely to travel to New York and Washington to be part of the power-packed......

'It is time to liberate our minds'

'We have won our political freedom, we have liberalised our economy and now it’s time to liberate our minds also. That is why this film.' Director Ketan Mehta lists his reasons for making......

'I am comfortable with the level of nudity in Rang Rasiya'

'I have always had a rather unconventional approach to my work. The films I have chosen don’t always fit into the conventional Bollywood graph,' Nandana Sen tells Rajul Hegde. We don't see......

In Pix: Asia's golden age of sport

SISTAR perform during the Closing Ceremony of the 2014 Asian Games at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium. Photograph: Getty Images The 17th Asian Games came to a close on Saturday, bringing an end to......

How basketball's hijab ban controversy has escalated

Iran's Aghaei Hajiagha Soraya, right, shakes hands after losing to India's Saina Nehwal in the women's singles badminton match at Gyeyang Gymnasium during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon.......

Hijab row fallout: Asian Olympic officials highlight 'rights of athletes'

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has criticised the world governing bodies for basketball and men's tennis, saying they were preventing athletes from representing their countries at international......

South African Hindus outraged by Ganesha cartoon on BCCI-CSA tussle

A cartoon of Lord Ganesha depicting the tussle between the Board of Control for Cricket in India and Cricket South Africa has outraged South Africa’s Hindu community, which termed it a......
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You can't understand Francis without Juan Perón and Evita

Alessandro Bianchi Reuters BUENOS AIRES — A few years ago, when he was not yet Pope Francis, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the archbishop... ...

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Short film on Jain ritual starvation hogs limelight at Kolkata festival

KOLKATA: A documentary on the Jain practice of santhara, where a person takes a vow of abstinence and starves to death, has won a Special Jury... ...

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Breaking taboo, Jerusalem Palestinians seek Israeli citizenship

While Israel regards the east of the city as part of Israel, the estimated 300,000 Palestinians that live there do not. Protesters asking for... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-breaking-taboo-jerusalem-palestinians-seek-israeli-citizenship-2110797
The Fault is Not in Our Stars!

WE are probably the most unlucky people in the world because even though it may ap-pear to others that we have everything, we actually have... ...

http://kashmirobserver.net/news/opinion/fault-not-our-stars
Religion and voting patterns in America

Monish Tourangbam 03 August 2015 In the United States of America, one sees a highly developed country and... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/analysis/AnalysisDetail.html?cmaid=86297&mmacmaid=86298

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