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Amit Shah seeks advise from social veteran researcher, writer on election manifesto

Amit Shah seeks advise from social veteran researcher, writer on election manifesto

Following the BJP attack in the wake of the Mecca Masjid blast verdict on Monday, Congress had said there was nothing called " saffron terror " and asserted that terror can not be linked to any religion or community. The state cabinet had on March 19 chose to recommend to the Centre grant of religious minority tag to Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats. Basaveshwara (1134-1168) was an Indian philosopher, social reformer and statesman who attempted to create a casteless society and fought ...


Abby Lee Miller undergoes emergency surgery

Abby Lee Miller undergoes emergency surgery

We are still not out of the woods yet. Dr. Melamed explains how a CT scan showed she had "an infection that had spread from the bottom of her neck all the way to the lower part of her back. Since the surgery, however, she is now able to move her arms and toes and can feel touches from the doctor. "That gives everybody hope", the surgeon said about Miller's recovery.


Government pledges £212m to help education of girls in Commonwealth

Government pledges £212m to help education of girls in Commonwealth

Among new funding and research commitments announced at the summit, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria said US$2 billion (RM7.8 billion) would be invested in 46 countries affected by malaria between 2018-20. And, precisely for this the pressing decision the heads of Commonwealth nations, most importantly India, face is to either continue towards ending the disease with renewed financial and political commitments or put the hard fought progress in jeopardy.


Record Store Day brings attention to local record stores this Saturday

Record Store Day brings attention to local record stores this Saturday

Want to see the complete list of titles available and find a participating record store near you? I've personally been really excited to welcome lots of new independent shops on board and seeing how differently everyone plans to celebrate the unique culture of their stores.


Conchita Wurst reveals HIV status

Conchita Wurst reveals HIV status

Eurovision victor and Austrian drag queen Conchita Wurst has announced that she is HIV-positive, after an ex-boyfriend allegedly threatened to out her. "Coming out is better than being outed by a third party". "[By] taking this step, I hope to encourage others and help lessen the stigmatisation of people who have become infected with HIV through their own behaviour or innocently through that of others".