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Understanding Hinduism Vs Hindutva

In recent times, the idea of Hindutva being tagged as ‘Hinduistic’ in behavior has surfaced. However, both are completely different concepts and cannot be put on the same pedestal. It’s crucial to understand the difference between the two. Hinduism is one of the oldest religions in the world. As noted leader and thinker, Shashi Tharoor says, “Hinduism is ‘Anant’. It has neither a beginning nor an end.” Swami Vivekanand’s speech at the ‘World Parliament of Religions’

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Indira Gandhi the environmentalist!

When we talk about India’s only female Prime Minister till date, what comes to our mind? Emergency, ‘Garibi Hatao Andolan‘, 1971 Bangladesh War, Operation Bluestar etc. But it is surprising to note that Indira Gandhi was also a lover of nature. She was a lover of mountains, of tranquil seas and of beautiful birds that roamed India in all their grace & magnanimity. Indian National Congress (INC) member Jairam Ramesh in his book ‘Indira Gandhi: A life

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China Saved Pandas, Now Pandas Will Save China

China and Pandas are synonymous. Home to many Panda preservation sanctuaries, China has been making headlines for getting these bears off the ‘Endangered Zone’. China had been making efforts to save Panda but now this Panda will save China. Yes. China built a solar farm shaped like a Giant Panda and it is called Panda Power Plant. This plant situated in Datong will stretch 1500 acres on completion. This power plant has been made by

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2017 Featured India Opinion Top

NLP- The Three Magical Letters in AI

There is about 1.1 zettabytes (nearly one billion gigabytes) flow of data over the internet, globally, every month. And this is to say, just the beginning of the digital era. The distribution of this digital world is, well quite similar to ours, 70% textual data to 30% audio/visual data. Clearly, it isn’t humanly possible to catalog this argentinosaurus of knowledge. Hence, you let a machine do a machine’s job! Machine learning (here on referred to

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2017 Featured Lifestyle Uncategorized

5 Rare Halloween Facts You Must Know About

Like most of the holidays that have earned their spot in our hearts, Halloween, much like a lot of festivals in India, has its roots in ancient beliefs. The dark, dreary history of Halloween hides many facts and fables. Here are 5 of such facts that you must know.   Dancing for ‘Treats’ Ancient Halloween tradition involved making you work for candies and treats. Participants would have to go from door to door performing a

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2017 Cities Featured Top

Brewing The Best Coffee Might Not Be in The Safest Atmosphere

What on earth could be more luxurious than a sofa, a book, and a coffee?   Think of a place that matches this scenario. Starbucks?? Yes. A heavenly place that serves the best coffee in the city, treats you well and the music and interiors just add to your experience. Friends or family, this place is just perfect for hanging out at.   What is a usual experience at a Starbucks like? You enter into

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Featured Technology

The Evolution of Artificial Intelligence

It’s pretty certain that you must have come across multiple articles/blogs on artificial intelligence. If not that, then surely the various fiction novels/scripts. All describing the meaning of artificial intelligence, its jargons, its pros, and cons. It’s vastness of possibilities. It’s plausibility of being able to ever evolve. But let’s just take a moment here, and rather going forward take a step backward and understand how and why exactly did artificial intelligence come into existence.

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#metoo (dedicated to the spoken & the unspoken)

She screamed metoo and a thousand metoo echoed back, Knowing less her voice would shake up the rack. What did she do wrong, what did she lack Her metoo this time has created a crack!  She looked around and the metoo only grew,  She looked closer and it was someone she knew.  For once her sky was the brightest blue Even the Gods seem to acknowledge her metoo!  She can’t tell if this metoo will

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सुरक्षित बचपन, सुरक्षित भारत

हाल ही मे कैलाश सत्यार्थी बाल संगठन द्वारा आयोजित ‘भारत यात्रा’ समाप्त हुआ। यात्रा से जुड़े एक ज़रुरी संदेश को जनता तक पहुंचाने के लिए कैलाश सत्यार्थी ने लोकप्रिय कार्यक्रम ‘गली गली सिम सिम’ के किरदार एलमो से बात की। ‘सुरक्षित बचपन, सुरक्षित भारत’ के अंतर्गत ‘सही स्पर्श, गलत स्पर्श’ के बारे मे कैलाश जी ने एक कई ज़रुरी बातें बताईं। जब एलमो ने उनसे सुरक्षित बचपन का तात्पर्य पुछा,तब कैलाश जी ने बताया, “ सुरक्षित बचपन का मतलब है कि किसी भी व्यक्ति को किसी बच्चे

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Disasters don’t come knocking!

Disasters don’t wait to happen. They happen when one least expects them. Today is International Day for Disaster Reduction. In the past couple of months, the world has seen a series of catastrophes. From earthquakes and hurricanes ravaging the North American and Mexican coasts to coastal rains lashing Eastern India, Bangladesh and Nepal, loss of human and animal life has been tremendous and unforgiving. Due to increasing global warming and melting of polar ice caps,

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