Mumbai, September 15 (Reuters) - A song from an upcoming Bollywood film has been rewritten after social media users criticised the original lyrics as racist for glorifying fair skin and making an inappropriate reference to Black American pop star Beyonce. The offending lyrics, which translated as 'After looking at you fair woman, Beyonce would feel shy', featured in a song...
B.A.Hussainmiya suggests integration of the dispersed cottage industry to enable it to grow both stylistically and economically
There is more to the proposal to ban cow slaughter than safeguarding the cow
Siva Senai’s founder-leader Maravanpulavu K. Sachithananthan described the proposal as a “surgical strike” against a vestige of the colonial era
Over 700 students from 19 schools in Colombo received stationery and panda school bags.
Shortages during Wolrd War II and the Bengal famine brought in rationing of food stuffs and created the need to curb wastage in cooking
The Project Steering Committee (PSC) met at the Indian High Commission in Colombo
It was the first “Perahera” with public participation in Sri Lanka after the lifting of the country-wide COVED-19 lockdown.
In his seminal work, The Evolution of an Ethnic Identity: The Tamils of Sri Lanka: C 300 BCE to C 1200 BCE (The South Asian Studies Centre, Sydney 2005), Prof K Indrapala says that the present-day territories of Sri Lanka and South India comprised a single region in which the pre-historic ancestors of Sri Lankans and South Indians roamed freely....
Dong Hoa, Vietnam, August 26 (Reuters) - While coronavirus lockdowns caused many men across the world to grow their hair longer than usual, none compare with Vietnam's Nguyen Van Chien who has gone almost 80 years without a trim. The 92-year-old from the southern Mekong Delta region is the proud owner of five-metre long dreadlocks, owing to his belief in...