18 Apr 2015
Srinagar: JKLF chairman Yaseen Malik and social activist Swami Agnivesh were on Saturday detained when they tried to lead a march towards Narbal in central Kashmir's Budgam district where a youth was killed in firing by security forces during a protest.
14 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Spiritual gurus are revered in our country since time immemorial. There are a lot of swamies who have been praised by people for their teachings and social services. Off late, swamies have increased their social and financial clouts. They became household names by organising huge satsangs and other spiritual and religious gatherings. However, swamies in India have one time or the other related to controversies. Their acts created controversies.
11 Aug 2012
Chidarpita, who grabbed the headlines for leveling charges of sexual harassment against former Union Minister of State for Home Swami Chinmayananda during her stay at his ashram, has also developed marital discord within less than a year of stepping into spousal life. She has leveled serious charges of torture against her husband Gautam.
06 Mar 2015
Islamabad: A human shield was formed at the Holi celebrations at Swami Narayan Temple in Karachi to show solidarity with and protect Hindus in attendance.
03 Mar 2015
Lucknow: Raising the issue of losses to farmers due to hailstorm, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) members on Tuesday staged a walkout from the Uttar Pradesh assembly. The BSP members raised the issue during Question Hour and demanded a discussion on it terming it as urgent.
12 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar on Monday paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda on his 152nd birth anniversary, saying he has inspired her throughout her life.
12 Jan 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday paid tributes to Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary, saying his thoughts were still relevant in present time.
12 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda on his 151st birth anniversary. PM Modi took to twitter to express his emotion for the patriotic saint via series of tweets.
03 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' should not be opposed on 'flimsy' grounds by people who haven't even seen the film, Arya Samaj leader Swami Agnivesh said on Friday.
17 Jan 2015
Guwahati: Vivekananda's teachings have become more relevant at a time when divisive forces are out to work out their agenda, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has said.