12 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra today received the Padma Shri, India's third highest civilian honour from President Pranab Mukherjee at a glittering function at Rashtrapati Bhavan here.
21 Nov 2015
Bhopal: Amid the debate over alleged rise in intolerance in the country, spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar today said there should be intolerance against rising pollution and injustice.
11 Jul 2016
Jammu: No yatri was allowed to move towards the Kasmir Valley from winter capital Jammu to perform the Amarnath Yatra for the third consecutive day on Monday, police said.
26 Jan 2016
Mumbai: From bagging her first award for her American TV show to being one of the Padma Award winners, actress Priyanka Chopra says she is living a dream and the national honour is a result of her hardwork.
09 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The use of army soldiers to build bridges on the Yamuna flood plains here for a private event of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar gave ammunition to Congress to attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying it was 'shameful' and asked him is this his type of nationalism and patriotism.
08 Mar 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will not attend a festival being organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar of Art of Living in the wake of the controversy over holding the three-day cultural function on the Yamuna flood plains beginning here this Friday.
28 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Condoling the death of Dr APJ. Abdul Kalam, ex-India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday recalled his meetings with the former President and said he was honoured to have received the Padma Shri from the great scientist.
25 Aug 2015
Varanasi: A 105-year-old Urdu copy of Shri Ramcharitmanas has been found from a scrap market in New Delhi. The copy of Shri Ramcharitmanas, printed in Urdu way back in 1910 at Lahore, was found in a pile of torn books three years ago in a scrap market at Hauz Khas in New Delhi and was bought only for Rs 600 by the Sankat Mochan temple priest family.
10 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea seeking its direction to stop the three-day mega event, World Culture Festival, at the banks of Yamuna river being organised by the Art Of Living Foundation (AOL) of spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.
09 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Clamor grew louder today against Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's cultural mega-extravaganza on the ecologically sensitive Yamuna floodplains with the opposition questioning how the government deployed the Indian Army to construct pontoon bridges for the event that has also triggered environmental concerns.