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19 March, 2018 7:07 PM Hindu Mahasabha calendar claims Qutub Minar is Vishnu Stambh, Taj Mahal is Tejo Mahalay

New Delhi: A recently released calendar by Hindu Mahasabha does not just have photos of iconic monuments from across India but also goes several steps forward in renaming them. So while Qutub Minar is apparently Vishnu Stambh, Taj Mahal has been named Tejo Mahalay Shiv Mandir and Kashi's Gyanvyapi mosque is 'Vishwanath temple'. The calendar, released 30

15 March, 2018 6:29 PM V.K. Gokak cultural hall opened in Haveri

Jnanpith awardee V.K. Gokak enriched Kannada literature with his commendable works, Minister for Muzrai and Textile Rudrappa Lamani said in Haveri on Thursday. He was addressing a gathering after inaugurating a cultural hall built in memory of Gokak and releasing a pictorial volume on the late writer at Savanur in Haveri on Thursday. Born in Savanur 47

12 March, 2018 3:43 PM Artefacts of ‘pre-Iron Age’ found in Odisha

ASI discovery in Jalalpur includes stone tools, potteries Archaeological Survey of India, which has been excavating a mound at Jalalpur village of Odisha’s Cuttack district, has now come across stone and bone tools believed to be of early Iron Age. “The discovery includes faunal remains, carbonised grains and stone and bone tools of early iron age to prehistoric 28

12 March, 2018 1:45 PM Huge national flag unfurled in Belagavi

Schoolchildren, NGO members, leaders and others gathered at the Kote kere lake front in Belagavi on Monday to witness the unfurling of what is said to be the country’s tallest national flag. The 9,600 sq. ft wide flag on a 110-metre-tall flag pole was unfurled by Ramesh Jarkiholi, district incharge Minister. MLA Firoz Sait, who has been pushing for the project 30

9 March, 2018 8:47 PM PM Modi Holds Bilateral Meets Ahead Of Solar Alliance Summit

Heads of the states from 23 nations including France, Australia and Sri Lanka will attend the first International Solar Alliance Summit on March 11. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held a series of bilateral meetings with the heads of three nations ahead of the founding conference of the International Solar Alliance. PM Modi met Faure 158

7 March, 2018 3:22 PM International Women's Day 2018: History, Theme, Celebration And Significance

New Delhi: International Women's Day is a global celebration of the social, cultural, economic and political achievements of women. It is celebrated annually on March 8. The past year saw unprecedented global movement for women's rights, equality and justice. Global marches and campaigns, including #MeToo and #TimesUp were taken up throughout the world 55

6 March, 2018 2:34 AM Curtains for Rashtrakuta Utsav

Rashtrakuta’s importance to Kannada vital: Writer With cultural events enthralling the audience, the Rashtrakuta Utsav ended in Malkhed village in Sedam taluk, Kalaburagi district, on Monday. Earlier in the day, several deliberative sessions on the contributions of Rashtrakuta rulers, musical and poem reciting session were held. In one of the sessions 30

4 March, 2018 7:19 PM Low-key start to first-ever Rashtrakuta Utsav in Malkhed

Malkhed in Sedam taluk of Kalaburagi district was earlier know as Manyakheta and served as the capital of the Rashtrakutas dynasty The first-ever Rashtrakuta Utsav to hail and celebrate the contributions of the Rashtrakuta dynasty to the social, political and cultural life of the land began at the historical Malkhed village in Sedam taluk, Kalaburagi 39

28 February, 2018 12:50 PM Arunachal Governor informs Centre on shortage of specialists in hospitals

ITANAGAR: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig (Retd) Dr B D Mishra has apprised the union health ministry of the shortage of specialists in hospitals and healthcare units in the state. The governor yesterday met the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda and suggested him that his ministry should help the state in getting specialists 40

27 February, 2018 6:48 PM Youth key to promoting cultural heritage: official

The beauty of Indian culture lies in the fact that it retains its core values even after assimilating good qualities of other civilizations, said Chief Executive Officer of A.P. Creativity and Culture Commission D. Vizai Bhaskar. He was addressing a conference on ‘Sustaining Cultural Heritage of India’ organised by the Department of History and Tourism 29