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Turned away from Kullu crematorium, Dalit family allegedly cremates kin in jungle

Turned away from Kullu crematorium, Dalit family allegedly cremates kin in jungle

Shimla April 13 A Dalit family was reportedly compelled to cremate an elderly woman in a jungle after some upper caste people allegedly did not allow them to use the village crematorium in Fozal valley of Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu district About 100-year-old woman, resident of Dhara village, died after prolonged illness on Thursday. Her grandson,

Two years after Cecil the Lion was killed, his son Xanda gets shot

We all remember Cecil the Lion. His death in 2015 sparked global outrage and brought everyone’s attention to rest upon Africa’s trophy hunting. Two years after the celebrated lion was killed, one of his cubs Xanda has also been shot dead by a trophy hunter.The six-year-old lion was killed just outside the Hwange National Park

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Dalai Lama’s abode turning into concrete jungle 

  McLeodganj (Himachal Pradesh): This once-peaceful abode of Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama, with the Dhauladhar ranges in the backdrop, is rapidly turning into a concrete jungle with massive constructions underway to cash in on the tourism boom. Experts fear a high-intensity quake can turn this quaint uphill town, known for attracting a steady stream