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Miscallaneous News from this weekend..

Sherpa breaks records by climbing Mt Everest for 16th time

A small, nondescript village in the central Doaba region of India's northern Punjab state has successfully turned the tide over the high number of male births.

The state governor of India's western state of Rajasthan has refused to sign a contentious religious freedom bill. Pratibha Patil's refusal comes amid widespread criticism of the bill, which would ban people from being converted to religions against their will. (Previously - India law bans forced conversion
and State to bar religious conversion) DUJON