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Another traditional profession ported away by innovation!

There was a time when Amitabh Bachchan starring in  movies like ‘Coolie’ evoked emotions and respect for the lives of coolies porting luggage at Indian railway stations to earn their livelihood. Porters (Indians call them ‘Coolies’) are a key feature … Continue reading

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Try the ‘Flying Mantra’ to achieve cultural and religious understanding

The paparazzi kept buzzing last week with controversy about an Iranian man refusing to sit next to a woman in the plane. This is not the only time such incidents have made headlines. The New York Times quotes that many … Continue reading

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Can Sim Bhullar lead to growth of basketball in India?

Indians all over the globe shared a moment of pride in the last minute of Sacramento’s game against Minnesota on last Tuesday night (31st March) when Sim Bhullar entered the court to become the first player of Indian descent to … Continue reading

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Vote for the top 3 quirky rituals seen during this World Cup!

Just like many Americans carry lucky charms and follow “silly” superstitions (like not changing socks) amidst the “March Madness” college basketball championship games, Indians also practice similar quirky rituals to support their love for cricket. History repeats itself every world … Continue reading

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