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Islam Reached the Shore of Konkan in 636 CE, During Umar (ra)'s Caliphate

One of our student groups from Markazul Ma’arif Education and Research Centre (MMERC), Mumbai is on a 40-day trip at Shrivardhan, a township in Raigad district of Konkan region in Maharashtra state of India. We went to meet them on 3rd day of Eidul Adha (15 Sept. 2016). Shrivardhan is 200 kms. from Mumbai, the capital city of Maharashtra and the financial capital of India.

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Trump should apologize

It is strange to note that both candidates in the fray for the US presidential elections are in the retiring age of seventies, one has already passed the line and the other is about to cross.

Donald Trump
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Reality check: How are countries taking care of their ageing populations?

As fertility rates decline and life expectancy increases, the proportion of people aged 60 and above is growing globally. Global average life expectancy has increased from 48 years in 1950 to 68 years in 2010 and is expected to become 81 years by the end of the century.

Reality check: How are countries taking care of their ageing populations?
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President Srisena -A Special Invitee At The Clinton Global Initiative Meeting

President Maithripala Sirisena participated as a special invitee in the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting – 2016, held yesterday (Sep. 19), at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, in New York.

President Srisena -A Special Invitee At The Clinton Global Initiative Meeting
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Sri Lanka's Fast Bowler Nuwan Kulasekara Involved In An Accident Released On Bail

Sri Lanka’s fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara, involved in an accident yesterday, on Monday (September 19) morning, that rendered a twenty-eight year old motorist dead, at Ranmuthugala, Kadawatha, was arrested and later released on bail , Police said.

Nuwan Kulasekara
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India and Sri Lanka sign MoU to establish training school for Dalada Maligawa

India and Sri Lanka today signed an MoU to establish a training school for Sri Dalada Maligawa at Pallekele, Kandy.

India and Sri Lanka sign MoU to establish training school for Dalada Maligawa
India and Sri Lanka sign MoU to establish training school for Dalada Maligawa
India and Sri Lanka sign MoU to establish training school for Dalada Maligawa
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