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20 January, 2018 10:20 AM Declare birthdays of Vivekananda, Netaji national holidays: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday urged to the Centre to declare the birth anniversaries of Swami Vivekananda and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose as national holidays. In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Banerjee demanded that January 12 and January 23 should be considered as national holidays. She took to Twitter saying 34

12 January, 2018 7:12 PM National Youth Day celebrated

Contribution of Swami Vivekananda recalled Lectures and cultural programmes were organised by various organisations and government agencies in the city on Friday as part of ‘National Youth Day’ programme to mark the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. In Hubballi, members of various organisations took a boat ride to reach the island in Unakal Lake where 32

12 January, 2018 11:44 AM In Kolkata, Swami Vivekananda's ancestral home decked up on 155th birth anniversary

The ancestral home of Swami Vivekananda was beautifully decked up on the 155th birth anniversary of the spiritual leader.  KOLKATA: The ancestral home of Swami Vivekananda was beautifully decked up on the 155th birth anniversary of the spiritual leader. The home had once turned into shambles. In 1962, the Ramakrishna Mission decided to take over and turn it into a museum 36

10 January, 2018 2:09 PM Rahul Dravid and Sunil Joshi's sons hit 150 each in school cricket

Bengaluru: Rahul Dravid's elder son Samit has attracted attention by scoring a century in the Karnataka State Cricket Association's (KSCA) BTR Cup Under-14 Inter-School tournament. Samit scored 150 for Mallya Aditi International School who beat Vivekananda School by a whopping 412 runs. Another match-winning knock was played by son of former India spinner 20

4 January, 2018 2:02 PM Rhythmic prowess at play at Pt. Karta Ram National Festival of Dhrupad

The 24th Pt. Radha Krishna - Pt. Karta Ram National Festival of Dhrupad offered a judicious blend of the established and upcoming vocalists of both dhrupad and khayal singing from various gharanas The Dhrupad Academy of Delhi was established in the year 1994 by Pt. Uday Kumar Mallick in the prestigious lineage of Pt. Ram Chatur Mallick of Darbhanga gharana 5

30 December, 2017 6:17 PM Hard work, commitment pay off, says Spl. Task Force official

As a child, he had no footwear nor did he have a proper bag to carry books to school. When at home, he helped his father by milking cows, tending cattle and carrying milk to the houses of ‘babus’ who would advise him to study well as that was the only way to come up in life. “I would listen to them as it made a lot of sense,” recalls AP Special Protection 31

17 December, 2017 6:25 PM Muslims living in India are also Hindu: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Maintaining that India is a land of Hindus, the RSS chief said that tortured Hindus from across the world come to the country and get shelter. AGARTALA: Anybody living in India is a Hindu, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Sunday, asserting that the meaning of Hindutva is to unite all communities. Hindutva is different from Hinduism, he told a public function 46

14 December, 2017 7:15 PM Private candidates can apply online for writing class XII exams

Directorate of School Education, Puducherry, has invited online applications from private candidates who are eligible to write Class XII public examinations to be held in March 2018. In a press release, J.Krishnaraju, Joint Director of School Education, informed that every educational district would have separate sections for boys and girls to receive 29

6 December, 2017 7:12 PM Hindu activists taken into custody

The police took into custody and later released a few activists of pro-Hindu organisations here on Wednesday when they tried to hold “Vijayotsava” to mark the 25th anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid in Ayodhya. The demonstration, as part of “Vijayotsava” was organised by the local units of the Vishwa Hindu Parishat, the Bajrang Dal and others 39

17 November, 2017 9:46 AM Young woman unable to undergo dialysis, dies

Doctors were not available in two private hospitals owing to ongoing strike against KPME Bill A 20-year-old woman, who was suffering from chronic renal failure, died on Friday in Puttur. It is alleged that she died as she was unable to undergo dialysis due to the protest by private medical establishments and doctors to the proposed amendments to the Karnataka 39