Book Title : My Journey in Science - Autobiography of an Indian Scientist
Author : Prof. Hardev Singh Virk, Prof. of Eminence, Punjabi University, Patiala
Published by : Gracious Books, Patiala, India
Year of Publication : 2018; Price : Rs...
Found this blog recently and it's quite interesting. As a non-Indian without the assumed knowledge of cultural religion of Hinduism, a lot of the Hindu/Indian mythological references in Gurbani go right over my head. I hope the author continues this project as I imagine it will become a very...
BBC News India
Kamla Devi spoke to the media from hospital, where she is stable.
An Indian woman armed only with farm tools is stable in hospital after killing a leopard that attacked her.
Kamla Devi, 56, sustained multiple bites, cuts and fractures during the half-hour battle.
Indian American Farmers Weathering Record Drought in California
India West, News Report, Sunita Sohrabji, Posted: Jul 06, 2014
Above: Yuba City, Calif., farmer Karm Bains surveyed his peach orchards in early spring, after an extremely hot winter pushed out blooms too early. Indian...
A Sikh man has been jailed for ten years after being convicted of attempting to assassinate a former Indian military lieutenant general in 2012.
Lakhbir Singh, 26, is the latest, and final, person to be imprisoned over the attack, with three men and one woman already serving time.
I just ran across this and thought I'd share. It seems to me like a giant step backwards and huge waste of time. I would think that India has much larger problems to tackle than this.
From Huffington Post
India's Supreme Court...
Sikh Soldiers Want More Indian Americans in U.S. Army
By Yoshita Singh, Press Trust of India
The United States should change its policy to allow more Indian Americans to join the military without compromising on their religious beliefs and practices, the only three Sikh soldiers in the...
This is the first media exposure of Bhai Gurbaksh Singh Ji by Indian media and instead of showing how peacefully a young man has been on hunger strike for more than 43 days asking for the government to stand up for human rights and release prisoners that have completed their jail terms, the...
Toronto, 25th December
Canadian Sikh MPP Jagmeet Singh has been reportedly denied a visa to India by the Indian consulate located at Toronto, Canada. Jagmeet Singh stated that he had applied to be allowed an Indian visa on 15th November, the visa application was however rejected and sent back...
List of 119 Sikh political prisoners lodged in Indian jails released by Sikh bodies
By Parmjit Singh
According to information available with the Sikh Siysat News...
The State Legislative Assembly on Thursday passed The Odisha Prevention of Witch-hunting Bill 2013 which prohibits all forms witch-hunting and other similar practices.
After a marathon debate, legislators emphasised on the need for such legislation and gave approval to the bill. The penal...
Panning for gold: hidden bullion found in Indian plane's toilet
Smugglers suspected as gold bars left in domestic Jet Airways flight at
Two lunchboxes hidden in the toilets of a Jet Airways plane triggered...
(CNN) -- No sooner had the tiara been placed atop her head than a barrage of racist tweets flooded the Internet.
"If you're #Miss America you should have to be American," said one.
"WHEN WILL A WHITE WOMAN WIN #MISSAMERICA? Ever??!!" screamed another.
Nina Davuluri is American. She just...
Afghan Attack Targets Indian Mission
Video and story http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23558930
Suicide bombers have targeted the Indian consulate in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, killing at least nine civilians.
Three bombers drove up in a car before detonating their...
Free School Meals Kill Indian Children
by Jason Burke
At least 20 children have died and up to 30 more are seriously ill after eating free meals at a primary school in eastern India.
The children, aged between six...
Indian Buddhist Sites Hit By Blasts
By INDRAJIT SINGH 07/07/13 12:23 PM ET EDT
PATNA, India — A series of blasts hit three Buddhist sites in eastern India early Sunday, injuring at least two people and drawing condemnation from the prime minister.
Senior police officer S.K. Bhardwaj...
Indian Forensic Pioneer
Dr G S Sodhi
An Interview by KIRANDEEP KAUR
New Delhi Khalsa College’s Dr G S Sodhi is amongst a handful of scientists in the world, and the only one in...
A New Direction for Indian Cinema ?
by Tom Brook
As Cannes celebrates a centenary of Indian cinema, many Indian filmmakers believe a move away from the traditional Bollywood style is needed, as Tom Brook discovers...
Mentally ill Indian's hidden decade in solitary
By Claudia Hammond
Note: This article has been uploaded to World, rather than Health and Nutrition because it concerns not only mental health but mental health policies worldwide, and cultural...
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