Well, there is definitely a partiality in outlook. Fairer is considered better and superior. Is it the influence of two centuries of Cololianism? Dark Attitudes Let’s face it, we are pretty racist As Indians, we take offence to even a sliver of racial slight. But let’s face up to some bitter truths. We are pretty … Continue reading Racist Indians?
Scholars reject proposal for common Id prayers Mohammed Wajihuddin I TNN Mumbai: Senior Shia cleric Maulana Kalbe Sadiq’s proposal to hold common Id prayers for Shias and Sunnis has drawn flak from members of the two sects. Calling it an immature and impractical suggestion, both Shia and Sunni scholars have summarily rejected the proposal. “This … Continue reading Id Prayers: Shia – Sunni Divide
Now, every Parsi above 18 can vote to elect trustees TNN Mumbai: In a landmark judgment, the Bombay high court this week approved a new scheme sanctioning universal adult franchise for the Parsi community, which ends a century-old practice. Now, every Parsi above the age of 18 would now be able to vote to … Continue reading Parsi Punchayat:Now, every Parsi above 18 can vote to elect trustees
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