Much like humans, animals have fashioned their own tools — with far less devastating consequences.
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While it may not be fitting to suggest that the modern thali descended from the temple thaal, some of earliest records of food assembled on a platter, called naivedya, date to the 11th century.
For generations, Ramnagar’s locals have been protecting Sita’s grove at Sitabani, where she is believed to have lived in exile.
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The professor who is facing disciplinary action for sexual harassment has a doctoral degree from the US and has been at IISc for two decades.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the memorial in Chanakyapuri on October 21 observed as police commemoration day.
Until now, 1989 has been considered the worst year as far as election turnouts go — when militancy took hold of the Valley.
Most people in the affected families were small-time labourers, wood polish workers, sanitary workers, gardeners, painters, etc — most of them migrants from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, settled in Punjab for decades.
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Subsequently, in a public statement, senior Supreme Court advocate Indira Jaising announced that she intended to stop appearing on behalf of the Hussain , a decision she had taken in “view of full support of the #MeToo movement”.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh ordered the probe soon after reaching Amritsar in the morning. He is learnt to have given instructions that the inquiry, its terms and deadline should be notified on Saturday itself.
Wickremesinghe’s India visit comes in the backdrop of controversial media reports that Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has accused the Indian intelligence agency, R&AW, of plotting his assassination, a claim firmly rejected as “false” by Colombo.
Around midnight, a few hours after at least 59 people were killed and several injured in the train mishap near Amritsar, the administration struggled to accommodate the injured victims and the police tried to keep pace with paperwork.
The woman, S P Manju, who was earlier associated with Kerala Dalit Maha Federation, left Pamba in the evening and told the media that she has not abandoned her attempt to get to Sabarimala temple now that the Supreme Court has allowed entry to women of all ages.
According to sources, CBI has put telephone intercepts, WhatsApp messages, money trail and a statement before the magistrate under Section 164. Text messages sent to Asthana seeking a reaction went unanswered.
Cremation ground manager Dharmendra said 12 workers, double the usual number on duty, had been helping the families with the cremations. “The temple trust has decided not to charge anything from families of the accident victims,” he said.
Debbarman, working president of the Tripura Congress, said there cannot be “different rules for different states” in India when it comes to citizenship.