Archive of: 2015
How to get a head in life
14 April 2015
The headline that is getting people talking informs us that the world’s first full body transplant – or looked at the other way, the sewing of one person’s head onto another person’s body – could take place in just a couple of years.
Hair today, gone tomorrow?
06 March 2015
This sartorial statement is traditional among warrior groups throughout the sub-continent, most famously the Punjabi Sikhs, who cut neither beard nor hair, keeping the latter neatly trussed up in a turban.
No time off for the Holy Cow
02 February 2015
Let’s have a big round of applause for A.K. Verma, who was until last week an employee of the Indian Central Public Works Department.
Hawaiin burghers vote to hold the mayo
29 January 2015
American Hindus are feeling proud these days: just before Christmas last year the U.S. Senate confirmed Hindu-American Dr. Vivek Murthy to be the U.S. Surgeon General.