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Musings on mysticism

Dancers Anita Ratnam and Madhu Natraj speak about the influence of female Bhakti poets Andal and Akka Mahadevi

by Srinivasa Ramanujam

Bhakti poetry

Bangladesh’s ‘Wedding Buster’ takes on illegal child marriage

by Sarah Leduc

As the UN marks the International Day of the Girl Child on Tuesday, activist Radha Rani Sarker is meeting with

“I’ll Find You, Glenn Rhee” – On my TV hero

He only had a few words left before his brutal demise, and he chose to direct them toward the love of

Slippery slope: the more we lie, the easier it gets

by Marlowe Hood PARIS, France | AFP | Whether cheating on taxes or one’s lover, the little lies we tell can

Babies should sleep in parents’ room first year: US doctors

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, ILLINOIS – AFP – To reduce the risk of sudden death, babies should sleep in the same room as their

Gut bacteria may trigger migraine

SAN DIEGO (NDTV) – Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine (UC San Diego) have found an

The Festival of Lights: Diwali and why it is celebrated

by Meenakshi Bhattacharjee Deepavali, also called Diwali or Divali, is a major Hindu festival that is very significant in Hinduism, Sikhism

HCC Interior Design students take top honors

HOUSTON – The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) has chosen two students from the Houston Community College (HCC) Interior Design program as

UH receives $1.45 Million boost to prepare STEM teachers

by Lisa Merkl

HOUSTON – Answering the call for more high school math and science teachers, the University of Houston is using a

Imaginations Run Wild at LEGO KidsFest

by Susan Pothanikat Houston – LEGO Kids Fest stopped in Houston for a 3 day tour from October 21- 23. Families from all