India Pride Project had informed the High Commission last year about the missing artefacts
Ironically, inter-faith worship and scriptural readings have often transcended the boundaries of religion and caste in India
Want Kashimiri Pandits to return home, says National Conference leader
As the nation is set to embark on Phase-4 of unlocking, Himachal Pradesh is set to welcome tourists in large numbers.
With national capital seeing rising cases of coronavirus, the devotees were seen wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Chairman Y.V. Subba Reddy told the Outlook that the reports of auctioning the Tirupati Temple property are merely 'rumours'.
World's richest God can't pay salaries to those who serve him.
It has also led to a strange role reversal where the ‘secular’ BJD is supposedly playing the religious card while the BJP is left crying foul!
From Ayyappa board members to the activists, from those courting trouble in Ayyapa’s name to the court, none is with the Left, no matter how it deals with the situation in this Sabarimala season.
What the long term repercussions of the Ayodhya judgment are will unfold in time. But there will be repercussions of course.
The bench directed the Centre to constitute within six weeks a committee for the construction of the temple in the area earmarked for it.
The imposing nine-century-old Emaar Mutt right in front of the temple, which provided a vantage platform for the high and mighty for viewing the Rath Yatra in the past, has been completely razed to the ground.
A protest by Dalits against the demolition of the temple turned violent on Wednesday night, leaving several people, including policemen, injured.
The Delhi Police resorted to mild lathi-charge and used tear gas to disperse the violent agitators after they set an ablaze couple of two-wheelers and attacked a police vehicle.
A SAD-BJP delegation will meet the prime minister and ask him to assuage the hurt feelings of the Dalit community as well as find an amicable solution to the demolition of Guru Ravidas temple,
The Supreme Court had on Tuesday warned against politicising the demolition of the temple in Tughlaqabad forest area in Lucknow on its order, and threatened to initiate contempt proceedings against those provoking dharnas and demonstrations.
The Aligarh district administration has taken this step as a precautionary measure to prevent any disturbance, a senior official said on Sunday.
'The ISRO chief deserves to be criticised and ridiculed at least, reviewed and penalised ideally, for consulting an astrologer/ priest in the affairs of ISRO's launch.'
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.