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6 January, 2019 2:55 PM JD(U) leader likens Misa to 'Shurpanakha', invites brother Tej Pratap's ire

Patna: A leader of the ruling JD(U) in Bihar Sunday stirred controversy by comparing RJD president Lalu Prasad's eldest daughter Misa Bharati to Shurpanakha, the sister of the demon king Ravana who was depicted as a seductress in the epic Ramayana. Bharati's brother Tej Pratap Yadav reacted strongly to the analogy drawn by JD(U) MLC and party spokesman 150

4 January, 2019 5:48 PM Kauravas were test tube babies, ancient India had guided missiles: Andhra University VC

Kauravas were born due to stem cell and test tube technologies and India also possessed knowledge about guided missiles thousands of years ago, claimed Andhra University Vice Chancellor G Nageshwar Rao at the Indian Science Congress Friday. He claimed the 'Dashavtar', ten avatars of Lord Vishnu, predate the Theory of Evolution given by English naturalist 124

4 January, 2019 5:15 PM Ancient India Had Missiles, Test Tube Babies: Andhra University Head

G Nageshwar Rao claimed that the science of guided missiles was present in India even thousands of years ago. The Vice Chancellor of Andhra University has said that India possessed the knowledge of stem cell research, test tube fertilisation and even guided missiles thousands of years ago, providing as evidence, tales from the Indian epics Mahabharata 118

2 January, 2019 1:55 AM Author Claims Lord Ram Was Not God, Suffered From Weakness; Case filed

Academician and author KS Bhagwan has been charged for allegedly insulting Lord Ram and Mahatma Gandhi in his book, police said on Tuesday. The Kannada book "Rama Mandira Yeke Beda" (Why Ram temple is not required) claims Ram was not a God and he suffered from weaknesses just as any other human being. Right-wing organisations had on Friday staged a demonstration 186

17 December, 2018 6:40 PM For 'Ramayana Circuit', Centre Identifies 15 Destinations

Ramayana Circuit: Tourism Minister KJ Alphons said Ramayana Circuit is one of the fifteen thematic circuits identified for development under the Swadesh Darshan scheme of the tourism ministry. Fifteen destinations have been identified for development under the Ramayana Circuit, the tourism ministry told the parliament on Monday. Replying to a query in the Lok Sabha 91

4 December, 2018 5:08 PM December 24 Sena rally to wake Modi govt up on Ram temple: Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said the Narendra Modi government was sleeping like "Kumbhakarna" on the Ram Mandir issue, adding that his party would hold a rally on December 24 to wake it up. The rally will be held in the pilgrim town of Pandharpur in Solapur district, Thackeray told reporters. Thackeray announced his decision after holding a meeting 100

3 December, 2018 2:12 PM Rahul Gandhi takes PM Modi's name more times than BJP does: Amit Shah

SAWAI MADHOPUR: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Monday mocked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi for repeatedly taking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's name in his speeches. Shah claimed that Rahul takes Modi's name more than the people in BJP. "Rahul Gandhi is taking the name of Modi ji more than we in BJP take, we don't understand if he is campaigning 75

29 November, 2018 6:18 PM 'Gotra Itlus': BJP Coins New Gotra For Rahul Gandhi

UP BJP chief told reporters in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur that Mr Gandhi has "no gotra", going by the traditional male lineage. The BJP on Thursday coined a new 'gotra' for Congress president Rahul Gandhi, mocking his Italian lineage through his mother and party leader Sonia Gandhi. Uttar Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party chief Mahendra Nath Pandey called 76

24 November, 2018 12:59 PM Announce date of Ram Temple construction, says Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in Ayodhya

Shiv Sena supremo Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday lashed out at the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and demanded the date for the construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya.  Shiv Sena supremo Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday lashed out at the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and demanded the date for the construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya 85

14 November, 2018 4:31 AM Shri Ramayana Express train to be flagged off today, 'retraces the epic journey of Lord Rama'

NEW DELHI: In a major boost to the country's pilgrimage circuit, the Rail Ministry will flag off a special tourist train - Shri Ramayana Express. The special train will cover all important destinations associated with the life of Lord Ram in 16 days all-inclusive tour package which is spread both in India as well as Sri Lanka. Named as 'Shri Ramayana 169