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  • Richard Gere no longer wanted in India

    Richard Gere no longer wanted in India
    Richard Gere is free to go back to India -- and he may have a new reason to book a trip. India's top court suspended an arrest warrant Friday against Gere, wanted for allegedly breaking public obscenity laws by kissing Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty...
  • One-of-a-kind treasures in New Delhi’s markets

    One-of-a-kind treasures in New Delhi’s markets
    My wife let me go to India on a cultural exchange program on one condition: Bring back plenty of presents. True to my word, I arrived home in California after a month in Delhi feeling like Santa — my giant duffel bag full of sparkly bangle...
  • It's not all about the beach on Kauai

    It's not all about the beach on Kauai
    Visitors to Kauai who venture beyond the beach may be rewarded with a few hours in a town where time has slowed, at a Hindu monastery high in the hills, a small museum chronicling the history of Kauai and a garden of the gods. HANAPEPE On a typical...
  • Recent arrests of coaches and teachers for sexual misconduct

    2009 April Heath Miller, 34, Palm Beach Gardens music teacher at Howell L. Watkins Middle School, is charged with sexual assault/sexual battery on a victim between ages 12 and 18 and lewd and lascivious behavior on a victim 12 to 16 years old. He...
  • 'A Dead Hand: A Novel' by Paul Theroux

    'A Dead Hand: A Novel' by Paul Theroux
    Paul Theroux's contribution to the revival of contemporary travel writing is so seminal that casual readers may be inclined to forget that most of his rather astonishingly prodigious output has been literary fiction. "A Dead Hand: A Crime in Calcutta" is...
  • An admirer of service

    An admirer of service
    Samip Doshi Position: Youth volunteer at the temple, a member of the Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) association of Hindu temples and other institutions Education: Graduated from Deerfield Beach High School, heading...
  • In Theory: Scoring on the Religion Quiz

    The Pew Forum on Religion & Public life this week published a short, 15-question religion quiz. The quiz is a shorter version of the "3,412 sampled adults who were asked these and other questions in the U.S. Religious Knowledge Survey." The poll was...
  • Lavish Hindu weddings make big splash in Orlando

    Lavish Hindu weddings make big splash in Orlando
    The bride was from Orlando. The groom was from Milwaukee. The elephant was from South Florida. Before several hundred guests and a few stray tourists, Mahesh Narayanaswamy and Radha Mehta were married Sunday in an opulent, traditional Hindu ceremony at...
  • Discoveries: In praise of our blue planet

    Discoveries: In praise of our blue planet
    Deep Blue Home An Intimate Ecology of Our Wild Ocean Julia Whitty Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 256 pp., $24 Julia Whitty has a way of observing nature that is not self-referential. She writes with humor, reverence, true curiosity and an unfettered...
  • Counting a year of blessings

    The Laguna Beach campus of Mission Hospital celebrated its first anniversary on Thursday with a blessing ceremony for the crosses that will be installed on the exterior of the tower. "May they continue to provide, as they have done throughout the ages,...
  • Discoveries: 'Turn Left at the Trojan Horse'

    Discoveries: 'Turn Left at the Trojan Horse'
    Turn Left at the Trojan Horse A Would-Be Hero's American Odyssey Brad Herzog Citadel Press/Kensington: 308 pp., $14.95 paper This is how a quest should be done: You bundle up everything you know. You take stock of who you are and who you aren't. You...