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Things In India Get Even More Silly:
Modi Orders Rewriting of History To Claim Hinduism is Millions of Years Old RUPAM JAIN & TOM LASSETER

“There was a plastic surgeon [in ancient times] who created Ganesh from the head of an elephant and a human torso.”

In Recognition of ‘Maa Boli’ Punjabi:
A Language Spoken by More Than 100 Million Across The World AMMARA AHMAD

The 1st International Punjabi Conference held at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) was the beginning of a rewarding journey …

Billy Graham Was On The Wrong Side of History MATTHEW AVERY SUTTON, The Guardian

Racial tensions are rising, the earth is warming, and evangelicals are doing little to help. That may be Graham’s most significant, and saddest, legacy.

Incredible India:
Indian BJP Health Minister Likes To Urinate In Public MICHAEL SAFI, The Guardian

500 million people in the country still defecate outdoors. Only in India, you say? Pity.

India’s Hindu Caste Wars -
Krishna in Hindu Texts is Dark-Skinned:
Then Why Does Hindutva Make Him Light Skinned? GEETA PANDEY

Ganesh, the elephant-headed Hindu deity is shown light-skinned. A white elephant?

Raising Kids in Delhi’s Worsening Air MEGAN K STACK

To live in India’s capital these past years has been to witness a city coming to the slow, sickening realization of a terrible crisis.

India Traffic Deaths:
400 Every Day,
150,000 Every Year P R SANJAI

Global Auto Safety Test body gives Indian manufactured cars a ZERO star rating. That is, for new cars being sold in the marketplace.  The old cars on the roads don't even get tested.

Hindutva India’s Internecine Caste Wars:
The Next Chapter MICHAEL SAFI, The Guardian

Hindu fundamentalists clash with Dalit Hindus over 200-year-old battle ... Because the Dalits had helped win it against the

Nobody Gives A Damn:
The Deadly Cocktail Of Poisons In Delhi Air Is Perfect Example Of Everything That’s Wrong With India SHIVAM VIJ, Quartz India

WHO report: 2.5 million Indians died of pollution in 2015 alone.

Transforming Punjab,
One Village At A Time I P SINGH

A success story with the active involvement of Sikhs from the diaspora.

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