'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, 1 week ago
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Weeks after the murder of Kartik Raj, son of former Mangaluru Taluk Panchayat vice-president Umesh Ganiga, and other untoward incidents in Mangaluru Assembly constituency, not even one accused has been arrested by the police, said MP Nalin Kumar Kateel. "This ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
Sabarimala is one of the most famous Hindu pilgrimages located at the Periyar Tiger Reserve in the Western Ghat mountain ranges of Pathanamthitta District, Perunad grama panchayat in Kerala. Lord Ayappa's temple attracts millions of tourists each year.Zee News, 1 month ago
Chennai: The Raj Bhavan on Thursday released the names of Ministers in the new Edappadi K Palaniswami Cabinet. Palanisami had submitted a letter to the Governor with the list of Ministers and their portfolios. The new Cabinet is expected to be sworn in on ...Sify, 5 days ago
With voting in Punjab and Goa over, the spotlight is now on western Uttar Pradesh, which goes to the polls in the first phase on 11 February. Voting for the second phase will take place on 15 February. At stake are 140 seats - 73 constituencies spread over 15 ...catchnews.com, 1 week ago
Contrary to its name, Jannat colony, setup for Muslim families displaced in the 2013 Muzaffarnagar communal riots has nothing heavenly about it. Water is scarce and not fit for consumption, electricity too is only available when residents hook a line to the ...DNA, 2 weeks ago
Can the Aam Aadmi Party win the elections to the 40-member Goa Legislative Assembly on 4 February? Thats the question everyone in the state seems to be asking, including the voters. Goan voters are known to elect candidates who serve their constituencies, and ...catchnews.com, 1 month ago
It was nearly dusk at Rampura Phul, a town 37 km from Bathinda. Despite the evening chill, the main market was crowded. The entire town suddenly got engulfed in a wave of saffron as hundreds of bike riders carrying Shiromani Akali Dal flags whizzed through ...catchnews.com, 1 month ago
Continuing the cleanliness drive in the city and surrounding areas under the Swacch Mangaluru Abhiyaan of Ramakrishna Mission, volunteers of different organisations cleaned 10 areas recently. The team members of Swacch Kavoor cleaned Nadanapura area. The ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
A decade after the fall of the monarchy, republican Nepal went through another year of political tumult with nothing to show at the end of it. Political gridlock persists, miseries of survivors of the April 2015 earthquake haven't abated, and jingoistic ...catchnews.com, 1 month ago
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