KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — South Asian leaders, including from rivals India and Pakistan, have gathered in Nepal’s capital to boost cooperation in trade and energy and seek greater peace in the region, home to more than a fifth of the world’s population.
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Thousands of voters have lined up to cast their votes in state elections in Indian Kashmir amid a boycott call by Muslim separatist groups who reject India’s sovereignty over the disputed Himalayan region.
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities say they will remove some barricades from part of a pro-democracy protest site in Mong Kok district, scene of previous violent confrontations with police and angry mobs.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic church says Pope Francis’ visit in January should not be politicized and that papal images should not be used in the presidential election campaign.
I have recently been following the ‘Kiss of Love’ protests that have spread from Kochi to Kolkata, Delhi and recently to Bangalore and everywhere else on social media. There are different stages of a human being’s life. For those such as me hitting middle age, intimacy with a wife or girlfriend in public areas undisturbed by cops or right and left wing elements is either not a priority or not possible.
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