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India can survive plastic ban

India can survive plastic ban

Kota Sriraj Industry bodies, working at lightning speed, had churned up statistical reports on how a ban on single-use plastics would have multi-sectoral effects. Wonder why these panels never thought of bringing out reports on how single-use plastics were causing harm to the environment? Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent announcement that India would phase out […] Read more

Sir Syed Ahmed Khan: A symbol of Hindu-Muslim unity

Sir Syed Ahmed Khan: A symbol of Hindu-Muslim unity

Dr. M. Ashaq Malik Many link Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, the founder of Aligarh Muslim University (AUM), with Muslims and many even blame him for two nation theory but few really know he was true champion of Hindu-Muslim University. He once said ?We (Hindus and Muslims) eat the same crop, drink water from the same […] Read more

Mamallapuram may be a turning point

Mamallapuram may be a turning point

Omkar Dattatray The visit of the President of China Xi Jinping is not a mean development by any standard. The significance of the chins president is an historical and an extra-ordinary event. The leaders of the two emerging economies have met at Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu which is sixty miles away from Chennai and is […] Read more

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The one source of the universe

Vedanta, as a philosophy of non-duality, has no place for an extra-cosmic god or anything supernatural. Close your eyes, you see Brahmn; open your eyes, you see the same Brahmn in the names and forms around you. So, in the Upanishads, we ha... Read more

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