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by Aupmanyav
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Human Rights
Topic: Dalit man killed in Gujarat, India for riding a horse...
Replies: 8
Views: 1429

I think you know that many dalits in UP have converted to Buddhism.
by Aupmanyav
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: Human Rights
Topic: Dalit man killed in Gujarat, India for riding a horse...
Replies: 8
Views: 1429

Some of the friction in UP involves those who converted to Buddhism. That does not change their position in society.
by Aupmanyav
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:54 am
Forum: Human Rights
Topic: Dalit man killed in Gujarat, India for riding a horse...
Replies: 8
Views: 1429

Did it make any change in their situation?

Modi has not taken care to put down caste or religious atrocities energetically. He will likely pay for it in the next General election.
by Aupmanyav
Mon Apr 09, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions
Topic: Millionaire Canines
Replies: 0
Views: 937

Millionaire Canines

Before SC stops taking new posts, here is something that you may find interesting: This Guj village is full of ‘millionaire’ canines Mehsana: You have heard of landed gentry. Now, meet the dogs of Gujarat’s Panchot village, near Mehsana, which are landed sentries. In the past decade, construction of...
by Aupmanyav
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: Religion
Topic: The only good Christian is a Gnostic Christian. True or false?
Replies: 36
Views: 2326

A gnostic Christian also needs to walk a few steps forward to be good.
by Aupmanyav
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Human Rights
Topic: Dalit man killed in Gujarat, India for riding a horse...
Replies: 8
Views: 1429

However, police have detained one suspect based on Rathod’s complaint. "Though his father alleged that horse riding was the main reason behind his murder, police are investigating various angles such as love affair. .. We have detained Natubha Darbar, a resident of Timbi, as a suspect in the crime. ...
by Aupmanyav
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

Dalit protest

A huge protest all over India, arson, motor vehicles put on fire, railway tracks uprooted, fire-arms used. 12 dead including one policeman. No count of the injured, due to the agitators of police cane charges, hundreds arrested. Reason: The Supreme Court said that arrest of a person accused of denig...
by Aupmanyav
Sun Apr 01, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Life, the Universe, & Everything
Topic: This time Indian space agency failed
Replies: 0
Views: 945

This time Indian space agency failed

"On Thursday night, a PSLV-C39 rocket of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) failed to launch the IRNSS-1H satellite due to a technical glitch with the “heat shield”. Despite the temptation to dismiss it as a minor blip, it’s clear that India is in no position to afford such mishaps. When ...
by Aupmanyav
Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

The Great battle of Karnataka

That is the last large state governed by Congress/Nehru-Gandhi dynasty (60 million people). Our man (speaking for the Hindu party, BJP, Yediurappa) is as corrupt as anyone else (It is a mineral rich state, much of the corruption happens in that sphere). Muslims are dead against us and the lower cast...
by Aupmanyav
Mon Mar 26, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: Human Rights
Topic: India introduced law to ban Talaq-e-Biddat
Replies: 10
Views: 849

SC issues notice in challenge to Polygamy, Nikah Halala

Seven months after it struck down the practice of Triple Talaq, the Supreme Court today issued notice in a batch of petitions challenging the Islamic practices of Polygamy, Nikah Halala, Nikah Mutah and Nikah Misyar. The petitions, which assail the validity of Section 2 of the Muslim Personal Law (S...
by Aupmanyav
Sun Mar 25, 2018 2:21 am
Forum: Human Rights
Topic: Indian Supreme Court allows passive euthanasia
Replies: 3
Views: 408

At the moment and among the many things, the Indian Supreme Court is debating whether a National Biometric database (Aadhar) will in any way infringe on personal freedom. The government says that linking bank accounts with citizen' identity will make tax evasion difficult and also put a brake on fra...
by Aupmanyav
Sun Mar 25, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: Human Rights
Topic: Indian Supreme Court allows passive euthanasia
Replies: 3
Views: 408

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by Aupmanyav
Tue Mar 20, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: Life, the Universe, & Everything
Topic: Stephen Hawking
Replies: 5
Views: 427

Thanks, lpetrich. That is nice. Now, I cannot ask you to teach me the whole of modern Physics by forum posts. ;)
by Aupmanyav
Sun Mar 18, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Life, the Universe, & Everything
Topic: Stephen Hawking
Replies: 5
Views: 427

[quote=""lpetrich""]Black-hole temperature ~ its surface gravity at its event horizon
Black-hole entropy ~ its event horizon's area[/quote]Could you expand it a little non-mathematically when you have time?
by Aupmanyav
Sat Mar 17, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

And only BJP has lots of money.
by Aupmanyav
Sat Mar 17, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

A no-confidence motion against the Modi government has been tabled by a small regional party, YSR Congress, 9 members in Parliament). Telugu Desam party (Andhra Pradesh) which has 16 members in the Parliament and was a part of BJP coalition has severed its relations with BJP. But there is no chance ...
by Aupmanyav
Thu Mar 15, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

After spectaclular win in East India, Modi has had an equally spectacular political rebuff when BJP lost three parliamentary seats to opposition one of which was with them for 25 years, the constituency of the Uttar Pradesh Chief minister and head of the Gorakhpur religious order, Yogi Adityanath. N...
by Aupmanyav
Fri Mar 09, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Human Rights
Topic: Indian Supreme Court allows passive euthanasia
Replies: 3
Views: 408

Indian Supreme Court allows passive euthanasia

SC allows passive euthanasia; terminally-ill now have a choice. "Right to die with dignity is a fundamental right, the Supreme Court on Friday held and said that an individual could make an advance "living will" that would authorize passive euthanasia under certain circumstances. The apex court's Be...
by Aupmanyav
Sun Mar 04, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

Modi has won two states. Formerly Communist Tripura with a 2/3 majority. The Christian majority state Nagaland was already aligned with him. They win 58 out of 60 seats that went to polls. The other Christian majority state, Meghalaya also seems to have gone the Modi way gone, since they are in a be...
by Aupmanyav
Sun Mar 04, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions
Topic: Sybaris-on-the-Gulf: Dubai's World islands
Replies: 3
Views: 626

It is a business enterprise. If they can sell it, good for them. Apparently, the project did not go according to plan. They could not create the world as they created the Palm.
by Aupmanyav
Sat Mar 03, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Ello ello!
Replies: 7
Views: 1790

Welcome. See if this page helps you: https://www.google.co.in/search?q=free+forum+hosting&rlz=1C1CHBF_enIN785IN785&oq=free+forum+hosting&aqs=chrome..69i57j0l5.7663j1j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 It is generally very difficult to maintain an atheist forum. I was at one time interested in starting an at...
by Aupmanyav
Fri Mar 02, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Should Governments regulate fraudulent religions?
Replies: 14
Views: 831

All religions that take recourse to revelations are frauds.
by Aupmanyav
Thu Mar 01, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

People are stocking 'Gulal', the coloured powder used in the Holi festival and will use the same for celebrating whichever party comes to power in the communist ruled Tripura. Communists will use red powder and BJP will use saffron/orange coloured powder. “Red and saffron gulaal are in heavy demand....
by Aupmanyav
Tue Feb 27, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

Elections in two Christian majority states completed. Results on March 3. 67% voted in Meghalaya and 75% in Nagaland.
by Aupmanyav
Fri Feb 23, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Politics & World Events
Topic: Indian Political Dramas
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

Drama, drama, and more drama in Indian politics. Delhi is ruled by an up-start political party, AAP (Aam Aadmi Party - Common Men's Party). They have an absolute absolute majority in the Delhi legislature, 67 seats out of 70, leaving just 3 for Mr. Modi's party BJP and wiping out the Gandhi Congress...