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  1. Wikipedia edit-a-thons to add content on LGBTsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... about the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. The article by Renuka Phadnis was published in the Hindu on July 7, 2014. T. Vishnu Vardhan gave his inputs. It is inspired by "Wiki Loves Pride", a global campaign to expand and ...

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  2. Support for India's craftsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... helps the artisans sell their products in a fair fashion. We love the ethnic and rustic jewellery and even the kitschy Hindu deities-dedicated stationery. Go take your pick, and help an art from fading out.

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  3. A-yatra-a-day raises Valley hacklesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... the government will push lakhs of pilgrims to these places," he said. "Through such measures, the government wants to Hindu-ise Kashmir and create an imaginary bond in Indian minds with Kashmir by projecting it as the abode of a particular religion. ...

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  4. Indian Temple Admits Women for First Time in 900-Year HistoryRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Free Republic

    Twelfth-century Hindu temple breaks with tradition after Supreme Court rules against two Brahmin families who have claimed exclusive ancestral rights to choosing priests for centuries A twelfth-century Hindu temple that attracts hundreds of thousands of pilgrims annually is to admit women and lower-caste men as priests for the first time.

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  5. PADT gears up preparations for Modi s Pashupatinath visitRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | MYREPUBLICA.com

    ... is most likely to visit the temple at around 9: 30 pm. "We have been told that PM Modi will be accompanied by some Hindu priests from India for the bishesh puja," added he. Meanwhile, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj visited the ...

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  6. Jaipur gears up for colourful Sawan Teej festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Merinews

    ... blessings for their marital bliss. The festival that occurs on the third day of 'Shukla Paksha' of the moon in the Hindu month of Shravana to mark the devotion of Parvati to Lord Shiva. It is widely believed that the invocation of Parvati's blessing ...

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  7. Azam Khan blames RSS for Uttar Pradesh clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan today indirectly took aim at the Hindu outfit RSS for the clashes in the state, saying plans to "jeopardise" the peace in UP was being done in Nagpur, the outfit's headquarters.

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  8. 162-acre Hindu temple by 2017 in New Jersey, estimated cost over $150 million. Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Merinews

    ... center for youth; ornate pillars/panels showing images from Mahabharata, Ramayana, etc. Meanwhile, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, applauded efforts of BAPS, temple leaders and volunteers, and area ...

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  9. Is it right or wrong to call India a Hindu state?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Merinews

    When BJP's MLA from Goa Dipak Dhavlikar said Narendra Modi will make India a Hindu Rashtra, it sparked a lot of criticsim because the intent behind it is understandable.

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  10. Mother BrahmiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... 'book' by Muslims had a huge impact in India, too. From the 10th century onwards, we find not only the popularity of Hindu 'holy books' such as Bhagavad Gita and Ramayana, but also the rise of many regional scripts such as Tamil, Odiya, Bengali and ...

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  11. Gujarat pitches Saputara fest for city tourists [Nagpur] [Times of India]Read the original story

    Saturday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... tip of Gujarat, is located into the densely wooded hills of Sahyadris. It is a hill station that is still pretty. Hindu mythology states that Lord Rama spent 11 years of his exile in these forests. Biswas also informed about upcoming event Tarnetar ...

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  12. Heightened sensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Telegraph

    ... - 'gas,' as a perfume company would advertise. Perfumes are the modern icons. Sparkly scent bottles substitute Hindu gods on little thrones generally used for worship. The semblance of gold leaf ornamental patterns seen in religious texts and ...

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  13. Roberto Cavalli perfume logo sparks outrage among Sufi MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | CBC News

    ... near high-end retailer Holt Renfrew at around 2 p.m., where as many as 200 students are expected to attend. In 2004, Hindu communities called for bikinis featuring the likeness of Hindu gods Vishnu, Lord Rama and Devi Swaraswati to be taken off the ...

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  14. Prez Mukherjee completes two years in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Hindustan Times

    ... was defending the comments of his cabinet colleague Deepak Dhavalikar who said that PM Modi could make the country a 'Hindu nation'. D'Souza told reporters that India was always a Hindu nation and will always be a Hindu nation.

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  15. Jaipur devotees throng Shiv temples on Sawan ShivratriRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Merinews

    ... hillock. The festival is considered most auspicious to honour Lord Shiva in the month of Sawan. According to the Hindu scriptures, Shivratri is auspicious since on this night Lord Shiva performed the Tandava Nritya - the dance of primordial ...

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  16. Hindu religious leader strongly objects to the commercialization of festival of color, HoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Merinews

    ... held from 12:00 to 22:00, sometimes followed by an after party in a local club in the surrounding area. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, stressed that commercialization of a Hindu festival was highly ...

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  17. Katju must reveal more to carry convictionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Newkerala.com

    ... produced before him. "What was the pressure on you to arrest a 78-year-old man suffering from various ailments?" The Hindu reported at that time that Ashok Kumar's sharp question had caught the public imagination as an all-encompassing rebuke to the ...

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  18. Movie review Thirumanam Enum Nikkah is an absurd attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Hindustan Times

    ... nay bizarre, style. The film is trying to do something novel but fails. We have Jai's Vijayaraghavan, a devout Hindu Brahmin - sacred ash on his forehead and a holy thread across his chest - trying desperately to get a train ticket in Chennai's ...

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  19. Pakistan working to give India - most favoured nation' status : July 25, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Daily Times

    ... after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held talks with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in New Delhi following the Hindu hardliner's inauguration in May. Chaudhry said there were number of issues on both sides for normalising bilateral trade which ...

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  20. Professor Fact Checks Famed Singer's Claim That 'Religion ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | TheBlaze.com

    ... wasn't a cleric or anything, Slobodan Milosevic, or an Indian politician like Babulal Gaur, a state minister with the Hindu Nationalist Party) use some religious words to try and pick up votes or support." "The one that comes the closest is the ...

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