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The Little Angry Giant

The Dol Cathedral in northwestern France is missing one of its two towers. Some say it's because an angry giant once threw a menhir — Brittany's trademark standing stone — that decapitated the cathedral before landing in a field.

The Menhir de Champ-Dolent weighs 150 tons, so it's fair to say that little boy wasn't able to make it move.

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What Britain Can Teach India About Religion And Politics

Rishi Sunak, a Hindu of Indian origin, is in the running to become the UK's next prime minister. His religion has not factored at all into debates — a fierce contrast to a religiously divided India.

Rishi Sunak speaking with India's Finance Minister in October 2020

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NEW DELHI — Rishi Sunak, a British politician of Indian origin, is in the running to be prime minister of the United Kingdom. He's competing against Liz Truss to lead the Conservative party after Boris Johnson's resignation. After Kamala Harris’s attempt to be the Democratic Party’s candidate for U.S. president, he is the most recent person of Indian descent in the West to try to reach the political pinnacle.

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