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Orissa temple wall demolished to end entry row
Kendrapada (Orissa), Dec 22 (IANS) The authorities Friday demolished portion of a wall containing nine holes of Jagannath temple at Keradagarh in the coastal district of Kendrapada to end the row between the Dalits and the upper caste people over entry into the temple.

Friday, December 22, 2006 9:22:51 PM

Tribal Christians in Jharkhand re-converted
Ranchi, Dec 21 (IANS) A group of Christian villagers in Jharkhand have re-converted to their original tribal religion.

Thursday, December 21, 2006 2:21:13 PM

PM prays at Golden Temple (LEAD)
Amritsar, Dec 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday attended early morning prayers at the Golden Temple - the holiest of Sikh shrines here - during his one-day trip to this Punjab city.

Wednesday, December 20, 2006 11:23:51 AM

PM attends morning prayers at Golden Temple
Amritsar, Dec 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday attended early morning prayers at the Golden Temple, the holiest of Sikh shrines here.

Wednesday, December 20, 2006 9:35:48 AM

Manmohan Singh to visit Golden Temple Wednesday
Amritsar, Dec 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is scheduled to visit the Golden Temple, the holiest of Sikh shrines, early Wednesday accompanied by his wife Gursharan Kaur and spend almost two hours there.

Tuesday, December 19, 2006 9:40:10 PM

Scheduled caste body 'shocked' over Orissa temple ban
Kendrapada (Orissa), Dec 19 (IANS) The National Commission for Scheduled Castes has expressed 'shock' over the continuation of the 'obnoxious practice' of preventing Dalits from entering a well known Orissa temple despite a high court order in their favour.

Tuesday, December 19, 2006 4:07:05 PM

Rubber prices, cool breeze fan Kerala festive spirit
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 18 (IANS) With rubber prices up and the mercury dipping low in Kerala, a cheery Christmas is just around the corner.

Monday, December 18, 2006 11:40:00 AM

Migrant Mizos fighting for Israeli army in Lebanon
Aizawl (Mizoram), Dec 18 (IANS) They went to Israel from India's northeast in search of the promised land. And they are doing their bit for Israel in Lebanon, battling militants opposed to the Jewish state.

Monday, December 18, 2006 8:16:18 AM

Pope names Indian scientist to pontifical academy
Pune, Dec 17 (IANS) Pope Benedict XVI has appointed noted space scientist K. Kasturirangan as a member of the prestigious Rome-based Pontifical Academy of Sciences - and the Indian said he was 'extremely delighted'.

Sunday, December 17, 2006 3:59:17 PM

Orissa temple re-opens after purification rituals
Kendrapada (Orissa), Dec 17 (IANS) Priests performed late night purification rituals at an Orissa temple and opened it three days after its closure by upper castes protesting the entry of Dalits, reports said Sunday.

Sunday, December 17, 2006 10:26:40 AM

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