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Here’s a well-thought-out article about recent research that more or less proves Indo-European speakers entered what is now millennia ago, at the same time the Indus Valley civilization collapsed: thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/

The kicker is that Indo-European DNA is found in the subcontinent in Y-chromosomes and not in mitochondria, which is to say, only in the male line.
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" #India has always lived in several centuries simultaneously" http://qttr.at/1vho

*Where Did Indians’ Ancient Ancestors Come From? The Indo-Aryan Migration Debate Rages Once More*

"Indo-Aryan migration theory, a controversy for the ages, is fueling discussions once more in #India after an article published in The Hindu newspaper highlighted the genetic evidence that the Indo-Aryan peoples came from Central Asia and Europe to South Asia."

globalvoices.org/2017/06/21/wh

#India is breaking new ground in support of welcoming employment environment for #transgender persons reuters.com/article/india-righ all gender bathrooms, office buddies and support counselors

Spreading their footprint, Maoists map new zone of operations in three states

#maoist #maoism !communism #communism #naxalite #naxalites #india !india 
http://qttr.at/1vdb

RT @ESA_EO: Higher than any kite 🎏 ever could, #Sentinel2-A 🛰️ takes us over the city of #Bikaner in the #TharDesert, #India 🇮🇳… source: twitter.com/esa/status/8756429