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Dravidian Ancestry

Photograph from my visit of the Madurai Thirumalai Nayakkar Mahal in 2013. Would have loved to live during these times to see the full scope of this Rajput and Dravidian-styled palace of my ancestors. 27 more words


Complaint of Criminal Misconduct under Prevention of Corruption Act against Justice S R Nayak

Janaadhikaara Sangharsha Parishath (JSP) filed a complaint against Justice S R Nayak, a top contender for the next Lokayukta for making a false statement that it is approved by BDA in his sale deed of Judicial Layout, violation of bye-laws where he or his wife are not supposed to have any plot/house/apartment as society’s sites are meant for those who don’t have any own house in Bangalore. 253 more words


Remembering Uttam Kumar

It’s been 35 years since Uttam Kumar breathed his last, but his films continue to rule the hearts of millions. The iconic actor today is associated with anything Bengali. 94 more words


Indian Pastor in Orissa, Imprisoned on False Charges of Forced Conversions

ICC Note: A Christian pastor, yesterday, was arrested and imprisoned after being accused by Hindu radicals of illegally converting people in Orissa. False charges of forced conversions are often leveled against Christian pastors in India as it is a tactic used by radicals to curb their ministry work. 289 more words

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