POSTED BY Outlook Web Desk ON Jul 10, 2015 AT 23:04 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 10, 2015 23:04 IST

Pope Francis has already raised some eyebrows with his 'leftist tint' of ideas and his criticism of multinational corporations and global capitalism, but his speech in Bolivia to a hall filled with social activists, farmers, garbage workers and Bolivian indigenous people, has hit the headlines. 

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POSTED BY Outlook Web Desk ON Jul 10, 2015 AT 23:04 IST, Edited At: Jul 10, 2015 23:04 IST
POSTED BY Outlook Web Desk ON Apr 10, 2015 AT 23:25 IST ,  Edited At: Apr 10, 2015 23:25 IST

Recently the Supreme Court lifted the 1990 ban which had been imposed on the rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar, preventing it from being staged in Kerala. 

The court said that since Jesus Christ Superstar had already been produced all over the world and is available online, a ban, based on an order by the district collector, serves no purpose.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Dec 15, 2014 AT 14:23 IST ,  Edited At: Dec 15, 2014 14:23 IST

First came the news in Times of India that the CBSE schools may have to remain open on this Christmas:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Dec 15, 2014 AT 14:23 IST, Edited At: Dec 15, 2014 14:23 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Dec 25, 2013 AT 21:59 IST ,  Edited At: Dec 25, 2013 21:59 IST


Fourgrounds Media Inc, a film and video production company in Niagara, Canada, has compiled Christmas morning through the eyes of a few of their favourite film directors, including the likes of Woody Allen, Stanley Kubrick, Lars von Trier, Wes Anderson, Martin Scorsese and Baz Luhrmann

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Dec 25, 2013 AT 21:59 IST, Edited At: Dec 25, 2013 21:59 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jan 11, 2013 AT 02:35 IST ,  Edited At: Jan 11, 2013 02:35 IST


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Amanda Holpuch reports in the Guardian: Evangelical Christian group helps sue California school over yoga classes:

A group of California parents are campaigning for the withdrawal of school yoga classes, believing the activity promotes Hinduism.

In an effort to promote student health, a school district in Encinitas incorporated the yoga classes into its wellness curriculum this week. But a vocal minority of parents, spurred on by an evangelical Christian group, are calling for the program to be dropped.

The parents are backed by the National Center for Law & Policy, a Christian civil liberties organization that advocates for religious causes. The NCLP, a non-profit group, said it is considering suing the school because it claims yoga is inherently religious.

Read on at the Guardian

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jan 11, 2013 AT 02:35 IST, Edited At: Jan 11, 2013 02:35 IST
     
 
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