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India held back due to lack of maritime culture, says member of International Institute of Strategic Studies | Cities News,The Indian Express

India held back due to lack of maritime culture, says member of International Institute of Strategic Studies | Cities News,The Indian Express

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India held back due to lack of maritime culture, says member of International Institute of Strategic Studies



Kalinga was trading with Indonesia 2,000 years ago, which is why Ashoka invaded Kalinga. He was lured by Kalinga’s wealth. We were trading overseas but forgot it as Indians began to suffer from the kala pani taboo, which was centred around ocean travel, where it was believed that if you crossed the ocean, your dharma will be tainted and you will become an outcast.

War in Syria drives out Christian community | World News,The Indian Express

War in Syria drives out Christian community | World News,The Indian Express

War in Syria drives out Christian community

War in Syria drives out Christian community

JANUARY 18, 2020 9:09:40 PM
Three months into the offensive, more than 200,000 people have been displaced according to the United Nations. Many are settling in the empty houses left behind by local Christians in the Khabur valley. Edmon Lunan is among the few local villagers who have ruled out leaving Tal Hafyan.

Centre can enforce its word on CAA | The Indian Express

Centre can enforce its word on CAA | The Indian Express

Centre can enforce its word on CAA

Centre can enforce its word on CAA

JANUARY 19, 2020 9:50:10 AM
The opposition parties have been caught flat-footed. It was students who led the protest. Even the recent meeting convened by Sonia Gandhi showed a divided Opposition, and a strategy based on power of chief ministers to challenge CAA rather than any mass movement.

For half a century, Parliament’s Central Hall has been a turf for MPs and scribes to exchange views | The Indian Express

For half a century, Parliament’s Central Hall has been a turf for MPs and scribes to exchange views | The Indian Express

For half a century, Parliament's Central Hall has been a turf for MPs and scribes to exchange views

For half a century, Parliament’s Central Hall has been a turf for MPs and scribes to exchange views

JANUARY 19, 2020 10:37:41 AM
For over half a century, Central Hall has served as a convenient neutral turf for government and opposition leaders and journalists to informally exchange news and views

History Headline: The true daughters of Savitribai Phule | The Indian Express

History Headline: The true daughters of Savitribai Phule | The Indian Express

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History Headline: The true daughters of Savitribai Phule

JANUARY 19, 2020 3:35:04 AM
Nearly 170 years ago, Savitribai Phule had stood up against Brahminical oppression to fight for the right to education of women and Shudras. Savitribai Phule and Fatima Sheikh too were pelted with stones by anti-social forces at the time.

With India facing a job crisis, we should have welcomed Jeff Bezos with open arms | The Indian Express

With India facing a job crisis, we should have welcomed Jeff Bezos with open arms | The Indian Express

With India facing a job crisis, we should have welcomed Jeff Bezos with open arms

With India facing a job crisis, we should have welcomed Jeff Bezos with open arms

JANUARY 19, 2020 9:44:22 AM
If for no other reason than that India faces an unemployment crisis, we should have welcomed Jeff Bezos with open arms last week. He tried his best to assure Modi and his ministers that he came bearing the gift of creating a million new jobs by 2025.

SC order gives govt a way to retreat from its militaristic approach to Kashmir issue | The Indian Express

SC order gives govt a way to retreat from its militaristic approach to Kashmir issue | The Indian Express

SC order gives govt a way to retreat from its militaristic approach to Kashmir issue

SC order gives govt a way to retreat from its militaristic approach to Kashmir issue

JANUARY 19, 2020 10:20:11 AM
The SC judgment also gives hope to the seven million people of the Kashmir Valley that their freedoms will be restored — although there is no sign yet of that happening seven days later