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FESTIVAL:
Sankranti in Bay Area: Kite Flying Festival


Hundreds braved the wind chill here in Milpitas, Calif. for the spectacular kite flying event held by BayVP Temple, to mark Makar Sankranti (Uttarayan). A photo essay by Shashi Desai.


Congress Party general secretary Rahul Gandhi

Congress Party general secretary Rahul Gandhi

Congress Party general secretary Rahul Gandhi

Congress Party general secretary Rahul Gandhi
(Above, from top): Revelers mark Makar Sankranti (Uttarayan) in traditional style, flying kites and contesting at the Milpitas Sports Center in Milpitas, Calif, last month; A parent gives kite flying lessons to a kid, knowledge passed on through generations; selecting the right kite is important; hundreds gather for this festival in Milpitas. [All Photos: Shashi Desai | DreamSnaps Photography]

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COVER STORY
New Face of Anguish:
India’s Rising Middle Class Agony

The middle class of India want India to be a better-governed country, instead of being seeped with corruption and crime, writes Siddharth Srivastava.


CURRENT AFFAIRS
Lackluster Roadshow:
India at Davos 2013

The inaction of India’s government in handling of issues haunting the country has caused its credibility to be vastly hurt, as was evident at the World Economic Forum, writes Priyanka Bhardwaj.


LITERATURE
God’s Facebook:
Author Promotes Harmony

Ras Siddiqui speaks to the author of a book adding to the dialog amongst religions without ignoring atheists in the conversation.


OTHER STORIES
EDITORIAL: Rising Middle Class Agony
OPINION: Transforming India into a Knowledge Power
POLITICS: Rahul Takes the Plunge
CELEBRATION: Indians Mark Republic Day
HERITAGE: Honoring Gadarites
COMMUNITY: Call for Immigration Reform
FINANCE: Filing Your Taxes Right
SOCIETY: The Longevity Revolution
TRAVEL & LEISURE: SFJAZZ Center
AUTO REVIEW: 2013 Nissan Altima
RECIPE: Tarka Daal
BOLLYWOOD: Film Review: Race 2
BOLLYWOOD: Guftugu
FESTIVAL: Makar Sankranti
HOROSCOPE: February

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