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Sri Krishna Janmastami, the birthday of Hindu God incarnation Krishna, was celebrated by the Hindus throughout the country on Thursday with devotion and veneration amidst a variety of programmes.
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#NagPanchami today in #Nepal. A house in which a snake resides is considered to be blessed with wealth & prosperity.
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The unveiling of a proposed Dharahara complex #Nepal  merges public spaces with practical facilities.
The government has made public sketches of the new Dharahara amidst a programme in the Capital on Monday. The sketches reveal that the new Dharahara would look similar to the old one, however, it would be equipped with modern amenities.
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Why some factory owners are celebrating India's child labour bill - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-36921846
Sanjoy Majumder investigates the impact of a controversial labour bill that allows children under 14 to work in some circumstances.
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The woman who cut off her breasts to protest a tax - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-36891356
The story of a woman who cut her breasts to protest against a discriminatory "breast tax" in British ruled India is being revived by an artist in the south Indian state of Kerala.
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The traditional ritual of pulling of the chariot of the Rato Machchhindranath deity is to begin in Lalitpur from July 26.
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#Gaijatra  takes place today in #Nepal.
The traditional festival of Gaijatra or the 'cow festival' is being observed from today in the three cities of Kathmandu Valley and some other places in the country amidst fun, gaiety, humor, satire and entertainment.
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Blippar's boss: The real life slumdog multi-millionaire - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-36824657
How Ambarish Mitra, the boss of mobile phone app Blippar, went from living in an Indian slum to running a technology business worth $1.5bn.
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Beautiful photographs of the culmination of the Rato Machindranath festival in #Nepal today.
The month long chariot pulling festival of Rato Machindranath concluded with the displaying of Bhoto or the jewel-studded vest at Jawlakhel, Lalitpur on Friday.
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The street food that powered the British Empire - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-36912751
The BBC's Justin Rowlatt writes about the history of Kolkata's (Calcutta) famous egg rolls.
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How Bollywood is fighting 'irrational' censorship in India - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-36791422
The BBC Asian Network's Haroon Rashid speaks to Bollywood actors about the battle between creative freedom and censorship in India.
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Cultural preservation of Himalayan, South and Southeast Asian traditions and heritage.
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Utpalasia is a teaching and performing institution dedicated to promoting Himalayan, South and Southeast Asian dance, music, and culture through the arts. 

Our goal is to preserve the rich traditions and heritage of these areas through uniquely designed programs, presentations, classes, and workshops.