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In atmosphere, no one should doubt that the appearance of Lord Ram's in the mosque on the night of December 22, 1949 was act of God... ... Author Mrinal Pande highlights the convoluted history of idol-worship in Hindu tradition by pointing out that Vedic verses offer prayers only to..

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And with a writer’s weakness for literary categories, he begins to talk about theories of tragedy: . ... Or, I am a Jew and an American writer. Evidently it made him angry that I should see myself as a writer primarily. ..

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The I am looking into is that of American who in Thirties finds that he is something like writer and begins to think what to do about it, how to position, and how to combine being Jew with being American and writer. ... Anthony Burgess refers to métèques and makes defense of the..

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Instead of retreating into political exile, Boehner quickly reinvented himself as a legislative deal maker in the Education and Workforce subcommittee and soon moved up to the chairmanship of the full committee. ... So who is the real John Boehner, the deal maker or the partisan..

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