Zen meditation apps, memorial services held online including match-making services keep Japan's Buddhist temples afloat amid Covid-19 lockdown
Updated on Mar 06, 2021 06:12 PM IST
For a Thai road less travelled, try one of these getaways outside Bangkok, far from the overly Instagrammed backpacker hotspots or the party scene of Phuket or Pattaya.
Updated on Oct 11, 2019 11:02 AM IST
Bangkok |Associated Press
Hundreds of people walked through the broken temple structures to pay respects to a headless 4-metre tall Buddha statue, adorning it with flowers.
Published on Aug 08, 2019 04:39 PM IST
LOPBURI, Thailand |Reuters
The US-based SITE Intelligence Group said the acknowledgement of the Sri Lanka attack by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi came during his first propaganda video in five years.
Updated on Apr 30, 2019 10:13 AM IST
Intelligence officers have found white pairs of skirts and blouses from the safehouse which was raided on Friday night in Sainthamaradu area, 364 km from Colombo, reports the Daily Mirror.
Published on Apr 29, 2019 12:04 PM IST
Colombo |Indo Asian News Service
In its preliminary objection filed in the court against BJP functionary T G Mohan Das’s plea, the government submitted that it was an openly debated fact that Sabarimala was originally a place of worship which belonged to tribals.
Published on Nov 12, 2018 10:13 PM IST
Kochi |Press Trust of India
Thai police raided four Buddhist temples and arrested prominent monks in what they say is the government’s latest bid to reform Buddhism, whose image has been sullied by money and sex scandals involving monks.
Updated on May 24, 2018 03:50 PM IST
Reuters, Bangkok | HT Correspondent
Hong Kong has something for everyone and if your family is full of enthusiastic travellers who want to soak in some festival spirit, this is the right time.
Updated on May 22, 2018 12:26 PM IST
Asian News International, New Delhi |Asian News International
Kadale was found lying in the pool of his blood after his head was smashed with a rock. The police found that he had been drinking between 2 am to 6 am when the murder is suspected to have happened.
Updated on Apr 19, 2018 04:28 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune |Shalaka Shinde