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Nithari villagers find solace in Art of Living camp
Nithari (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 30 (IANS) Nithari villagers, still seething in fear and anger a month after discovery of remains blew the lid off a macabre serial killing of their missing children, have found some solace at a trauma relief camp organised by the Art of Living Foundation in the village.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 5:01:57 PM

Solemnity marks Muharram in Hyderabad
Hyderabad, Jan 30 (IANS) Cries of 'Ya Hussain' rent the air as display of unbridled emotions by Shia Muslims marked 'Youm-e-Ashoora', the 10th day of Muharram, in Hyderabad Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 4:29:37 PM

Crawling monk just 50 km from Bodh Gaya
Patna, Jan 30 (IANS) A Buddhist monk who has been crawling all the way from Tibet is now less than 50 km from Bihar's Bodh Gaya town, where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 2:13:25 PM

RSS plans religious centres in Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal, Jan 29 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) is planning to impart lessons in Hinduism by conducting classes in temples in Madhya Pradesh.

Monday, January 29, 2007 4:37:24 PM

Christian prayer meet attacked, Bihar town tense
Patna, Jan 29 (IANS) Tension gripped a Bihar town after a Christian prayer meet was attacked by suspected Bajrang Dal activists, injuring several people.

Monday, January 29, 2007 2:49:46 PM

Muharram has got Indianised over the years (SPECIAL)
Quite spiritedly, fervently and emotionally like the Ramlila, Muharram in India observes the victory of virtue over evil. It commemorates the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain, the younger grandson of Prophet Mohammed. In India, it is revered by all communities, especially the Hindus in Varanasi, Lucknow, Allahabad, Amroha, Indore, Nagpur, Jaipur, Phagwara in Punjab, Bhopal and Kanpur.

Monday, January 29, 2007 11:27:44 AM

Orthodox church angry with Kerala government
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 28 (IANS) The Orthodox church in Kerala condemned the state government Sunday for allowing the rival Jacobite faction to offer prayers in a restricted area.

Sunday, January 28, 2007 6:04:38 PM

Chandy asks home minister to visit Christian centre
Kannur (Kerala), Jan 27 (IANS) Former Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy Saturday demanded that state Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan visit a Christian faith healing centre near Trissur that is under a cloud over allegations of criminal activities and receipt of foreign funds.

Saturday, January 27, 2007 4:42:31 PM

Indian American author pleads for Staines' murderer
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Dara Singh, who led a mob that burnt alive Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two sons in Orissa in January 1999, should not get the death sentence, says an Indian American author on the eighth anniversary of the crime.

Saturday, January 27, 2007 8:14:25 AM

The ULFA: Assam's Hindu terrorists (COMMENTARY)
India has had the misfortune of experiencing Sikh, Muslim and Hindu terrorism.

Saturday, January 27, 2007 8:12:39 AM

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