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Weekender: Indian Inc - New Zealand Herald

Auckland celebrates Diwali this weekend and there are events citywide celebrating traditional and contemporary Indian culture, with many of the festivities concentrated in Aotea Square in the city. The family friendly festival features live music and ...

17 authentic Indian dishes to devour at India Night - Shreveport Times

The LSUS India Studies department will host a festive evening celebrating India culture through dance, music, food and fashion. India Night will be 5:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at LSUS University Center. Tickets are $100 per guest or $700 for a table of eight ...

A columnist's advice on “unusual” baby names ignores the power of cultural identity - Quartz

Dear Abby: You recently wrote a column in which you suggested that an American husband dissuade his wife, born in India, from giving their children Indian names. Though your stated intention was to make life easier for the children of this couple, who ...

Entitlement Culture - Daily Pioneer

Events that unfolded at a posh hotel in South Delhi a few nights ago have once again highlighted the many shades of the all-persuasive, boorish VIP culture that infects the Indian body politic. A famously affluent, entitled and sordid brat, son of a ...

Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans - Stars and Stripes

Elizabeth Warren used to try to rebut the ridicule of President Donald Trump angered some Native Americans, who complained that the genetic analysis cheapens the identities of tribal members with deeper ties to the Indian past. Warren was born in ...

Hindi author Mamta Kalia awarded Vyas Samman - Hindustan Times

Sinha said Kalia's novel captures the essence of Indian culture and holds the power to remind people of their roots, regardless of their native places. At the award ceremony, Kalia – who was born in 1940 – spoke about her late husband, popular author ...

On Indian Child Welfare Act, Time for Critics and Supporters To Talk in Earnest - The Chronicle of Social Change

We can also recognize that no child, whether purely from one culture or multi-cultural, should ever be limited in placement options to only relatives or parents of one specific cultural background. Incredible strides have been made in the world of ...

It's 2018 and 'Dear Abby' Thinks Indian Baby Names Should be Avoided - TheTealMango

Since 1956, newspaper readers around the country have been regularly reading the “Dear Abby” advice column for guidance on life's troubles. While the United States has changed dramatically since the column's founding, a recent question and answer ...

Japan to be showcased in Shillong cherry blossom festival - The Indian Express

Japanese culture and cuisine will be showcased in this year's Indian International Cherry Blossom Festival to be held in Shillong from November 14 to 17, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma said on Tuesday. Inviting tourists to the festival at a ...

Smule Announces Strategic Investment from Times Bridge in India - Business Insider India

The strategic partnership entails an investment of over $20 million along with help on how to localise the platform for the Indian masses. India's multi-lingual music culture is a good fit for the app, and an opportunity to tap into an even wider ...

Much Ado About Nothing - Times Now

Few other recent events lend themselves to the title of this article as the artificial, drummed up controversy over Navjot Singh Sidhu's comments that he relates more to the culture across our north-western borders than to that of the southern part of ...

Forbush alumna spends summer in India - Yadkin Ripple

“The goal of the program is to expose students to as much of the 'real India' as possible — visiting the kinds of places tourists don't normally go and taking classes about Indian culture and history,” Haynes explained. The UNC Summer in India program ...

#MeToo in India: Sexual assault and harassment have become the norm due to a culture built on toxic masculinity - Firstpost

Such behaviour — along with the lewd comment, the demand for sex, the penis rubbed against the body — are part of the everyday experience of women on India's streets, public transport and homes. The alleged behaviour of an Akbar or a Das isn't ...

Launch of T10KL programme under the project “National Virtual Library of India”, funded by the Ministry of Culture - India Education Diary

The National Mission on Libraries has, as one of it's activities, created the National Virtual Library of India (NVLI), a project whose purpose is to facilitate creation of a searchable comprehensive database of digital resources on information ...

'I hope this is one of many to come' - Wimbledon Diwali gets rave reviews - Wimbledon Guardian

... the performance of the story of Diwali was a hit with young and old. "Through the rehearsals, culminating in final performance today, our aim was to educate our Merton children about the stories that form the basis of Indian culture and traditions ...

Papon: Music fests becoming vital part of India's music culture - Mid-Day

"Indian music, especially Bollywood music has always got recognition not only in India, but also abroad. Music festivals are becoming an important part of the music culture in India. We see many Indian artistes going abroad for shows and music tours ...

Justice Katju 'suggests' new names for 18 Indian cities - Business Insider India

In an attempt to 'restore' the Indian culture, Yogi Adityanath announced 'Prayagraj' as the new name for Allahabad on Saturday. Since then, the decision has been criticised by many political leaders and eminent personalities. One of those being the ...

India's 'Raja Beta' culture: Here are five ways to raise your boys - ThePrint

All these stem from, and feed into, a toxic rape culture that is a mix of hyper masculinity and silence. It is the 'Raja Beta' syndrome with which Indian men are raised in families. It's a heady, intoxicating mix of power and anger, and gives birth to ...

Music Fests Becoming Vital Part of India's Music Culture: Papon - The Sentinel Assam

“Indian music, especially Bollywood music has always got recognition not only in India, but also abroad. Music festivals are becoming an important part of the music culture in India. We see many Indian artistes going abroad for shows and music tours ...

Padmashree Geeta Chandran revitalizes Indian classical art forms at Suncity School - APN News

Indian classical dance is the foundation of our culture and such a mesmerizing performance speaks volumes about our Indian culture. We will continue in our endeavor to instill appreciation about Indian culture and art forms among students.” said Rupa ...

The culture of India is the way of living of the people of India. India's languages, religions, dance, music, architecture, food, and customs differs from place to place within the country. The Indian culture, often labeled as an amalgamation of several cultures, spans across the Indian subcontinent and has been influenced by a history that is several millennia old. Many elements of India's diverse cultures, such as Indian religions, Indian philosophy and Indian cuisine, have had a profound impact across the world.

The culture of India is the way of living of the people of India. India's languages, religions, dance, music, architecture, food, and customs differs from place to place within the country. The Indian culture, often labeled as an amalgamation of several cultures, spans across the Indian subcontinent and has been influenced by a history that is several millennia old. Many elements of India's diverse cultures, such as Indian religions, Indian philosophy and Indian cuisine, have had a profound impact across the world.