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A conservative Parsi book to counter liberals
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A conservative Parsi book to counter liberals

Nearly a month after liberal members of the Parsi community opened an Asha Vahishta (best righteousness), a Zoroastrian Centre which has a Dadgah (house-level) fire and a library in Pune to ensure that Parsi families continue to live together, the orthodox ... DNA, 3 weeks ago

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Why Modi and his bhakts despise Nehru

'It is perhaps a sense of intellectual inadequacy, of an ingrained inferiority complex born of the years when the BJP languished in the margins of Indian politics and society that, when faced with the soaring ideas about Indian pluralism, the Hindutva camp turns its face so resolutely against Nehru,' says Amulya Ganguli.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com On par with the saffron brotherhood's animus towards Muslims is its dislike of Jawaharlal Nehru. As much was clear from, first, the ...
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PM Modi, top leaders pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on Martyr's Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday attended an interfaith prayer meeting on the occasion of the 70th death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, his wife Gursharan Kaur, Union ministers ...
 DNA2 weeks ago
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Plea on loudspeaker ban: Delhi High Court seeks to know measures taken by govt

Delhi High Court on Monday asked the AAP government and the city police about the measures taken on a plea which sought a ban on loudspeakers atop religious structures in the national Capital. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari ...
 DNA2 weeks ago
DNA

Govt withdraws Haj subsidy; Follow SC order in full, says Congress

There will be no subsidy for Haj from this year and the funds saved will be used for providing education to minorities, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said today, while projecting the move as an effort by the government to "empower minorities" ...
 DNA1 month ago No Haj subsidy from this year, announces Naqvi  Rediff.com1 month ago No Haj subsidy from this year: Naqvi  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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Parsis who married outside community get their own fire temple

Over 100 "reformist" Parsis have inaugurated a fire temple in Pune's Kondhwa area which recognises the children of Parsis marrying outside the community as well as allows entry to non-Parsis.The shrine made on a budget of Rs 2.2 crore is an attempt to end the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Parsi woman married outside community granted right to enter fire temple  Rediff.com2 months ago After SC intervention, Parsi woman married outside community granted right to enter fire temple  DNA2 months ago

Muslims in J&K continue to get benefits for minorities

Muslims, though forming a major chunk of the population in Jammu and Kashmir government, would continue to get benefits of the central schemes, including the prime ministers 15 points programme, meant exclusively for minority communities. "These benefits ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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Women do not lose religious identity post-marriage: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday said the law does not sanction the concept of a womans religion getting merged with her husbands faith after an inter- religion marriage. A five-judge Constitution Bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra was dealing ...
 Mathrubhumi2 months ago No law says woman's religion should change to that of husband's after marriage: SC  Rediff.com2 months ago No law provides change of woman's religion after marriage: SC  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Indians lazier than Chinese, but India most stable: Dalai Lama

People of India are lazier than the Chinese but the country is "most stable" and a "living example" of diverse traditions, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said today. He drew a light comparison between the people of India and China at an interactive programme organised by the Indian Chamber of Commerce in Kolkata. Compared to the Chinese, "I think, Indian people are lazy", he said. "May be it is due to the climate. But India is most stable. In the world stage, India can play a role," he ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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