MUMBAI — India has achieved independence. But it has been partitioned — into India and Pakistan. Large-scale migration and genocide are going hand in hand, and most Hindus are yearning to cross the border from Lahore to India, with many Muslims ... India-West, 1 week ago
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Yasuni National Park is the home to the majority of the world's Waorani people as well as other indigenous tribes and even a couple small tribes of uncontacted groups. It is also home to vast underground reservoirs of crude oil, which Ecuador has ...Mongabay.com, 2 weeks ago
A toddler was killed when a horsebox divider fell on top of him as he was about to feed hens on his grandmother's farm. Emily Nolan, grandmother of Roy Benjamin Regan, was bringing the 23-month-old to feed the hens when the tragic accident ...Irish Mirror, 3 weeks ago
In this instalment of my series of articles, we will discuss two outstanding personalities in cinema, hailing from pre-Partition northern Punjab. One is the longest living Punjabi now in Bombay: director, producer and script-writer R. C. Talwar, who ...The Friday Times, 1 month ago
America is yet an icon, still held by providence above the strained reach of its mob. In this odd season we find the republic slowly recovering from long harrowing moments when its premise of universal freedom was faltering; its constitutional ...CounterPunch, 2 days ago
As Iraqi and coalition forces invade Mosul, the last ISIS stronghold in Iraq, the grim details of the extremist group's rule come to light. The Kurdish soldiers stood on a berm, next to a gunner's dugout, in a corner of their position. It was ...National Geographic, 6 days ago
Going Beyond Propaganda: Nuclear Conflict- Deception Or Real Threat? by Federico Pieraccini The events in the Middle East, Syria and Aleppo are the focus of global attention. Rarely has a battle been so decisive to the outcome of a war and ...Before It's News, 1 week ago
Frederick Noronha Goan journalist Cyril Almeida has been in the news in Pakistan, and his writings had a severe impact, more so because of the tense Indo-Pak relationship at this point of time. On Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and elsewhere in the ...Navhind Times, 1 week ago
An impressive underground network of tunnels and caves, curiously filled with vintage cars and forgotten World War II relics, lay forgotten under the ancient city of Naples. In cities as old as Naples, residents have become used to unearthing ...BBC, 1 week ago
As a leading light of photojournalism of her era, Margaret Bourke-White (1904-1971) undertook many critical and often mortally dangerous assignments across the world. As a freelancer and staff photographer of LIFE magazine, she covered a variety of ...Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago
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