(By Samiul Hassan Quadri):The Rathore rulers who held sway over the desert kingdom of Bikaner (in present Rajasthan) for more than five centuries were great patrons of Jainism. Noted for their business acumen throughout India, the Jains flourished here and consequently were instrumental in the growth of the local economy. They built their places of worship, and practised their faith freely.
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Guwahati, June: The All Assam Gorkha Students Union (AAGSU) the apex influential organisation of Gorkha students and youth of Assam marred by division since 2010 lead by Jagadish Khanal and Tharka Adhikari finally unifies on Sunday here in AAGSU General Head Quarters Gorkha Thakurbari (Nepali Mandir), Paltan Bazar, Guwahati today.
London, 1 June (By Nina Goswami): A former British Foreign Office Minister has called on the Assamese community in the United Kingdom (UK) to help the government in Assam tackle problems faced by the country.
While addressing the second annual conference of the Assam Forum of Great Britain (AFGB) at the London School of Economics last weekend (Saturday 1 June), Bill Rammell urged delegates to consider the experiences of other countries when formulating their advice for the administration in Dispur.
“Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves,” said by Dale Carnegie, famous American writer.
“Find a Job you like and you add five days to every week”, said by American author best known for his inspirational book, Life's Little Instruction Book, H. Jackson Brown, Jr.