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Hindu temple looted, murti desecrated in Bangladesh

Unknown miscreants vandalized and looted a Hindu temple before desecrating an murti of a goddess in Rangamati district town on Tuesday night. The incident took place at Sree Sree Mogdeswari…





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Majority South Asians are descendants of Harappans

Majority of South Asians today are descendants of Harappans, says veteran archaeologist Prof Vasant Shinde. “The genetic evidence coupled with archaeological evidence indicates continuity till today,” said Prof Shinde, former…



Maharana Pratap – a Giant amongst Men

Today is the 480th birth anniversary of Maharana Pratap (1540-1597). Sometimes, a picture speaks more than a thousand words. The picture below depicts the map of Bharat in 1590. As…


Mosque loudspeaker saga continues in Toronto

Last week when I wrote about a single mosque in Toronto using four loudspeakers to declare “Allah is the Greatest” and that there is “No God, but Allah,” I thought it was…



Camel Urine: Islam’s ‘Best Cure’ for Coronavirus

Muslim advocacy for drinking camel urine is back in the news, this time in connection with the coronavirus, which is especially ironic if not deadly, as will be explained. An “Islamic medicine specialist”…