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British Googling “what is the E.U.” after voting to leave it?

Washington Post says yes, they were. IBTimes says No, there weren't. The issue is not really who is right and who is wrong; it...
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Hopes emerge as India announces Budget 2017

Budget 2017 provided the maximum, in spite of fiscal constraints: Shaktikanta Das - Hindustan Times Explaining the Union Budget in details, economic affairs secretary Shaktikanta...

Who stands where after Bihar’s unprecedented political drama

I always wondered how Bihar voters think. The main reason behind my curiosity was the prominence of Mr Lalu Prasad Yadav and his brand...

Nationwide Mobile Network Portability launched

Paying roaming charges while traveling has always been a matter of concern for most mobile users. With the nationwide mobile number portability (MNP) launched...

Both flawed but Clinton leads Trump by 10 points | Fox News Poll

Sixty-one percent of voters think Hillary Clinton is dishonest, yet she’s opened up a big lead over Donald Trump in the latest Fox News...

Archaeologists baffled again – 2,000 Tiny Gold Spirals Discovered

It's a golden enigma. Boeslunde is in Zealand, the large island that sits between mainland Denmark and the tip of Sweden. It's a hotbed...
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Why Sushma Swaraj is absolutely right in warning Amazon

When only money talks, it stinks. After India's Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj appropriately tweeted late Wednesday that the doormats sold on Amazon’s Canadian site...

Inflation at 5-year low. 1.77% in Oct

PTI | Nov 14, 2014, 12.45PM IST NEW DELHI: Continuing decline in food prices, including vegetables, pulled wholesale price inflation to a five-year low of...

Identifying forces behind diseased Indian Media and its sinking credibility

In recent years we have observed a serious lack of trust in Indian media reports. The reasons for this development are threefold, with unethical...

Why Startup India scheme is not enough for India

Looking at some of the headlines for last couple of days, I wonder if India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s sincere desire, or a difficult-to-materialize...

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Thanking Lord Dhanvantari, the Founder of Ayurveda, on Dhanteras

Diwali festival in India is a 5-day celebration starting from Dhanteras with every single day having its own significance. Out of this, on the...

Is Hinduism not a Religion?

I was surprised when I came across a politician's comment on Hinduism. He said that the word Hindu does not figure in Vedas and...

Viewing Assam floods from a higher perspective

As the rain god continues to flood Assam, almost two million people from 23 districts are affected with death toll reported 26.  Floods are...
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Closing the debate whether God is partial

The question whether God is partial is not new. You may find a good number of opinions and explanations  pertaining to it. People not...

Knowing Sri Mayapur As It Is – 5

Recently a friend disturbed my firmly rooted illusion. He asked some group members to reveal what attracts them the most about Sri Mayapur. A...