Tag: China


China bans Islamic baby names in Muslim majority Xinjiang province

April 26, 2017

List of banned baby names released amid ongoing crackdown on veils and beards Beijing: Many couples fret over choosing the perfect name for their newborn, but for Muslims in Western China that decision has now become even more fraught: pick the wrong name and your child will be denied education and government benefits. Officials in…

India’s China War of 1962: A Historical Review
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India’s China War of 1962: A Historical Review

April 23, 2017

In the context of Dalai Lama’s recent visit to Tawang and Bomdila By U. B.  Acharya Preamble On 20th October 1962, we the students living in the hostel heard the news that in the early hours of that morning, Chinese forces had run over our positions along the NEFA (now Arunachal Pradesh) border killing several…

Iyengar Yoga in China

Iyengar Yoga in China

March 16, 2017

Do you know what is the latest fad in China? It is Yoga. As per the stats of 2014, about 10 million students have enrolled in  various Schools of Yoga which have sprung up all over China. Nearly 1,500 yoga teachers are busy earning more than a lakh rupees per month imparting Yoga training. Now…

Farmer’s new profession!

Farmer’s new profession!

February 12, 2017

Wang Enlin, from Yushutun village, in China’s Heilongjiang Province, will never forget that day in 2001, when his village and farmland were flooded with toxic waste. On the eve of the Lunar New Year, villagers notice that the house they were in was being flooded with waste water from the nearby Qihua Group, a State-owned…

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