'There has never been a problem between Hindus and Muslims in Kairana.''We are a people that smoke from the same hookah.'Once the seat of an influential tradition of Indian classical music, Kairana has become a metaphor for the exodus of Hindus.Rediff.com's Archana Masih visits the town in Western UP to discover there is more to Kairana than palayan (Hindu exodus).Photographs: Seema Pant. IMAGE: Gurjar farmers smoke the hookah at the Kalsyan panchayat in Kairana. The Congress election slogans ... Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
The state government has decided to stop storing question papers of public examinations such as SSLC and PU in taluk treasuries in the coming days as part of measures to prevent paper leaks. Instead, question papers will be stored only in strongrooms of ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Thursday raided the residences and offices of seven government officials in different parts of the state for possessing assets disproportionate to their known sources of income. The officials raided are: Basavaraju, BBMP's ...Deccan Herald, 2 months ago Residences, offices of seven Karnataka officials raided Sify, 2 months ago
Jayateerth Mevundi is the latest star to perch on Dharwads milkyway of Hindustani classical music. The small district of Karnataka, known for birthing maestros like Kumar Gandharva, Bhimsen Joshi, Gangubai Hangal, Abdul Wahid Khan, Sawai Gandharva, Firoze ...catchnews.com, 2 months ago
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