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A Hindu in new Kashmir

A Hindu in new Kashmir

Kr Swarn Kishore Singh If someone comes up with a piece of Kashmiri folk, the chances of it having its origin in the Vatsun poetry of Lalleshwari popularly known as Lal Ded is more than 90 percent. The book which is a sort of authority over history of Kashmir is Rajatarangini was authored by Kalhana. […] Read more

Pahari speaking people-Indo-Aryan ethnic group

Pahari speaking people-Indo-Aryan ethnic group

Mahadeep Singh Jamwal When we speak of the group known as ‘Pahari People’, we find that it is Indo-Aryan ethnic group of the Himalayas scattered in India and its neighboring countries of Nepal and Pakistan. It is believed that in popular usage, the term Pahari can and has been used by any number of unrelated […] Read more

No savings from Aadhaar; it’s just puffery

No savings from Aadhaar; it’s just puffery

Gopal Krishna At the recent Global Conference on Cyber Space Prime Minister Modi said, “I am sure most of you are already aware of Aadhaar, which is the unique biometric identity of a person…Through better targeting of subsidies, the JAM trinity has prevented leakages to the tune of nearly 10 billion dollars so far.” Sometime […] Read more

Of realising dreams and making them come true

Of realising dreams and making them come true

Claude Arpi Despite (or perhaps thanks to) its rigid system of governance, at the beginning of 2016, China has undertaken in-depth reforms of its defence forces, aiming at a far wider ‘integration’ and a greater jointness of the People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA’s) different branches. Instead of the three traditional services, China has now five ‘services’;... Read more

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Act mindfully create good Karma

Sometimes people feel the need to blame misfortune on some great being or the universe. Instead, we have to understand that it’s our own karma and carelessness. Through this understanding, rather than blaming all our bad luck and misf... Read more

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