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10 December, 2017 5:50 PM Govt. to urge Centre to confer Bharat Ratna on Nijalingappa

The State government will urge the Centre to confer Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian award of the country, on the former Chief Minister S. Nijalingappa. The State government will also urge the Union government to install his statue on Parliament House premises. “We will send a proposal in this connection to the Union government,” said Chief Minister 26

8 December, 2017 5:32 PM ‘Will campaign for TDP if it completes HNSS by 2019’

Polavaram alone can bring assured water to projects: Raghuveera APCC president N. Raghuveera Reddy on Friday said he would canvass for the TDP if it ensured the completion of the Handri Neeva Sujala Sravanti (HNSS) project before the 2019 elections. Mr. Reddy was speaking after performing ‘abhishekam’ to the statue of Sri Krishnadevaraya at Penukonda 32

7 December, 2017 2:01 AM Ambedkar memorial will be the biggest in country: Nakka

‘State paid glowing tributes to him by holding special Assembly session’ Hailing the contributions of Dr. B R Ambedkar, Minister for Social Welfare Nakka Ananda Babu said that the State government is constructing Dr. Ambedkar ‘Smuriti Vanam,’ a modern complex comprising a park, a convention centre, a library, a meditation hall and a 125-foot-high statue 9

5 December, 2017 5:45 PM Elapully to house an MSV memorial

Plan to revitalise his ancestral house Two years after musical legend M.S. Viswanathan passed away, a fitting memorial for him will come up at his native Elapully village in Palakkad district. The memorial, comprising a cultural centre and larger-than-life statue of the musical genius, will come up close to the house where Viswanathan was born and spent 33

29 November, 2017 12:56 PM Donald Trump retweets anti-Muslim videos posted by far-right British politician

President Donald Trump is retweeting a series of anti-Muslim videos posted by a far-right British politician. Mr. Trump sent the Twitter messages on November 29 morning. The videos were first posted by Jayda Fransen, the deputy leader of the far-right group Britain First. The descriptions read: “VIDEO- Islamist mob pushes teenage boy off roof and beats 14

17 November, 2017 2:38 PM Complaint against Hindu Mahasabha for installing Nathuram Godse's statue

INDORE: A complaint has been filed against Hindu Mahasabha for installing Nathuram Godse's statue at their office in Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior. Godse assassinated the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on January 30, 1948, in Delhi, gunning him down at Birla House. The Hindu Mahasabha installed a bust of Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse and consecrated 70

17 November, 2017 5:42 AM Is this the world's oldest Buddha statue excavated in Pakistan?

The statue, which dates back to the third century, was unearthed during an excavation near the Bhamala Stupa in Haripur district.  NEW DELHI: Archaeologists have excavated a 48-feet long 'sleeping' Buddha sculpture in Pakistan in what is being dubbed as world's oldest such statue. The statue, which dates back to the third century, was unearthed during 33

3 November, 2017 6:50 AM Will speak to PM on funds required for Mahamastakabhisheka: Ananth Kumar

Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs H.N. Ananth Kumar said he will speak to Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding funds for the smooth conduct of Mahamastakabhisheka of Gomateshwara statue scheduled for February 2018. The minister was in Shravanabelgola on Friday to participate in the inauguration of Prakrit international conference. Speaking to presspersons 31

2 November, 2017 7:24 PM Punya nadi harathi at Srisailam today

Special rituals for Karthika Pournami Punya nadi harathi, jwalathoranam and pushkarini harathi will be given at Srisailam on the auspicious Karthika Pournami on Friday. Harathis will be given to Krishnaveni river from 4.30 p.m. to 6 p.m. for global prosperity and puja will be performed to the Krishnaveni statue at Pathalaganga, temple executive officer 26

31 October, 2017 4:47 AM Modi flags off ‘Run for Unity’ on Sardar Patel’s birth anniversary

“His momentous service and monumental contribution to India can never be forgotten”, says the Prime Minister. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday flagged off a run to commemorate the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel here. The Run for Unity, which began from the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, saw the participation of a large 40