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US Hindus claim victory in California legal case on textbooks

Hindu American groups today said they have won a “significant victory” in California state, as education officials acceded to their over decade-long efforts for an “accurate, equitable, and culturally competent portrayal” of Hinduism and India in school textbooks. At its ...

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No one can ‘contain’ China: Chinese envoy on US selling arms to India

“I don’t think that the sales of advanced arms would really serve that purpose,” hinese Ambassador to the US Cui Tiankai said. The Chinese envoy to the US today said that no one could “contain” China now, expressing his displeasure ...

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Adopted Indian girl missing in US: Sherin Mathews’s body found in culvert near her home?

Missing Indian girl: Richardson police say the child’s body was discovered in a culvert as authorities using dogs searched for Sherin Mathews on Sunday morning. Police in the United States today found the body of a child, which they say ...

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US seeks to quash lawsuit opposing transgender military ban

Trump tweeted in July that the federal government “will not accept or allow” transgender individuals to serve “in any capacity” in the military. The Justice Department is asking a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s moves to ...

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Civil societies across India and US condemn the attack over writer Kancha Illaiah

Attack over the Indian Dalit scholar, writer, and ideologue Professor Kancha Illaiah has sparked various groups and civil societies across the globe. The Alliance for Justice And Accountability (AJA), an umbrella coalition of progressive organizations across the United States, condemned ...

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