Monthly Archives: May 2016

Viewpoint: Why Hindu groups are against California textbook change – BBC News

Why some academics and Hindu groups are protesting against California education board’s plans to replace India with South Asia in school textbooks? Source: Viewpoint: Why Hindu groups are against California textbook change – BBC News

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Stats: Stamkos vs. Crosby, Game 7

Steven Stamkos returned to the Lightning lineup after missing almost two months with a blood clot, but Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins got the better of Tampa Bay in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final. Source: Stats: Stamkos … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones‘ Bran Stark Posts Adorable Photo With Hodor — TIME

Warning: This post contains spoilers for the sixth season of Game of Thrones. While Game of Thrones viewers now know Bran was the cause of not only Hodor’s condition but also his death, Isaac Hempstead Wright — who plays the … Continue reading

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Muslim Boys Required to Shake Hands With Female Teacher, Swiss School Board Rules — TIME

(GENEVA)— A school board in northern Switzerland said Wednesday that two Muslim boys who have refused to shake hands with their female teachers for religious reasons can be required to do so, ruling that their parents could face fines of … Continue reading

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Poo Attack: Why is India’s Taj Mahal turning green? – BBC News

With the Taj Mahal being turned green by insect poo, the BBC’s Geeta Pandey in Delhi reports on the threats – past and present – to India’s “monument of love”. Source: Why is India’s Taj Mahal turning green? – BBC … Continue reading

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The Walking Dead Creator Stands by That Controversial Cliffhanger — TIME

After The Walking Dead‘s sixth season finale ended with a gut-punch of a cliffhanger, many fans took to social media to express their displeasure with having to wait six months to find out who Negan murdered in the closing moments … Continue reading

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An Oral History of “An Inconvenient Truth” — Discover

Former US Vice President Al Gore; director Davis Guggenheim; producers Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, and Scott Z. Burns; and others trace the history of the Oscar-winning 2006 documentary film. via An Oral History of “An Inconvenient Truth” — Discover

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Brooklyn Designates ‘Notorious B.I.G. Day’ to Honor Biggie — TIME

Saturday is officially “Christopher ‘The Notorious B.I.G.’ Wallace Day” in Brooklyn, commemorating the day on which the late legendary rapper would have turned 44. Brooklyn President Eric Adams declared the holiday on Thursday, presenting a proclamation to Wallace’s daughter, Ty’anna … Continue reading

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This could be the big one: San Andreas primed for devastating earthquake – Salon.com

It’s no longer a question of if but when and how devastating. Leading seismologists predict a 7.8 magnitude event VIDEO Source: This could be the big one: San Andreas primed for devastating earthquake – Salon.com

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The Heartwarming Reason Mr. Rogers Always Told Viewers He Was Feeding His Fish (VIDEO)

Source: The Heartwarming Reason Mr. Rogers Always Told Viewers He Was Feeding His Fish (VIDEO)

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