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A progressive and secular stance.
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"Only when the Muslims accept the Uniform Civil Code, will they be truly accepted as 'true' Indian citizens."
Honouring French people and their resilience.
It sounds contradictory. A liberal outlook is often a ociated with a kind of wimpery that seeks to create a neutral space where regre ive, traditional, reform and liberal traditions and views co-exist...
Eid al-Adha (Qurbani/Bakr Eid) is one of the two major religio-social festivals the people of Bangladesh celebrate with a fair amount of grandeur. This festival is specifically characterized by its tr...
Chocolate, gobar, candy wrapper, seeds, vegetables, masalas, you name it.
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The Janai Purnima, or sacred thread festival, is an important moment in the year for Hindus in Kathmandu, Nepal. Hindu devotees in the region have a tradition of wearing a sacred thread, known as a Ja...
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'I'm not a feminist, I'm an activist.'
'Main balig hoon, aur apni zindagi ki maalik hoon.'
'A message against religious bigotry.'
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I don't say this as an atheist or as a believer but as someone exploring the land of our vast country. Whenever I saw a temple, a dargah, a church, I noticed that while the property itself was always immaculate, the surrounding areas were bereft of nature. Instead they were surrounded by retail establishments set up to satiate the needs and demands of the faithful; often, I’d see garbage piled up, generally comprising abandoned puja trays and the detritus of worship (among other things).
Pinarayi Vijayan's proposal to end VIP darshans at Sabarimala sparks off a debate.
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She dreamt that her wishes will be fulfilled in exchange of the tongue offering.
The HC in 2014 had ordered that the height of human pyramids should not exceed 20 feet and kids below 18 years should not be allowed to participate.