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Abu Dhabi temple on course for inauguration in early 2024

A Hindu temple being built by the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha in Abu Dhabi is expected to be completed within the next two years. The construction...

Bahrain formally grants land for BAPS temple as Crown Prince meets Swami

  PRINCE Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister of Bahrain, on Tuesday (31) met a delegation of the BAPS Swaminarayan...

Debate over Emma Chamberlain’s Patiala Necklace at Met Gala 2022

  A debate started on various social media platforms after US Youtube star Emma Chamberlain made her debut at the Met Gala 2022 wearing an...

‘Unlawful’ for Britons to fight in Ukraine: UK military head

  The head of the UK armed forces Admiral Tony Radakin said on Sunday that it was “unlawful and unhelpful” for Britons to go and...

Climate change could create 63 million migrants in South Asia by 2050

The growing impacts of climate change have already pushed more than 18 million people to migrate within South Asian countries, but that could more...

US seeks Russian support on Iran at key Israel meeting

The United States believes Russia may be more amenable than in the past to addressing US and Israeli concerns about Iran's influence, including in Syria,...

Charity brings Sikh scriptures rescued from Ukraine to UK

  VARIOUS Sikh organisations have formed a team to retrieve Sikh scriptures from a gurdwara in Odessa, Ukraine and shifted them to the United Kingdom. The items were brought to the...

First time since Taliban takeover, Indian diplomats visits Kabul

  For the first time since the Taliban’s capture of power in Kabul, India has sent a team led by a senior diplomat to Afghanistan...

Ukraine crisis: ISKCON joins relief efforts

  THE charity wing of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) Bhaktivedanta Manor, the Lotus Trust has launched a campaign through its network of temples and...

Brazil investigates rescue of maid enslaved for nearly 40 years

A Brazilian woman enslaved as a maid from the age of eight for almost four decades and forced into marriage has been rescued in...