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Buddhist Monks Sue Myanmar Minister for Using Chemicals to End Protest

(Reuters) Buddhist monks have prepared a lawsuit against Myanmar’s interior minister, accusing police of using poisonous chemicals to break up a protest in 2012, the monks and a human rights organization said on Monday. According to Justice Trust, a rights group working in Myanmar, the case will be a test of the government’s commitment to … Read more

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Nalanda University will be completed by 2020

One of world’s most famous universities from antiquity, Nalanda University, was reopened in September last year after 800 years. Its first academic session commenced with 15 students including five women. However the modern campus is expected to be finished by 2020. Former president of India, Dr. Abdul Kalam proposed the idea of reviving Nalanda University in … Read more