New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) The alleged cutting off of the hair and beard of a Sikh boy here raised massive protests Saturday, as it did during a similar incident in Jaipur last month.
Saturday, September 02, 2006 11:47:58 PM
Barsana (Mathura), Sep 2 (IANS) Radhashtami - the birth anniversary of Sri Krishna's beloved Radha - is being celebrated with gusto in this small village in Uttar Pradesh.
Saturday, September 02, 2006 9:25:15 AM
India's 'national song' Vande Mataram - or Hail to the Motherland - is not new to controversy.
Saturday, September 02, 2006 8:32:37 AM
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Two teachers have been suspended for sexual harassment. A woman student quit because she could take it no more. Another had her clothes pulled for her 'un-Islamic' dress. Now an angry student is on hunger strike. The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in Uttar Pradesh is in ferment.
Saturday, September 02, 2006 8:30:27 AM
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 1 (IANS) Women will soon have more say in the running of Kerala temples.
Friday, September 01, 2006 6:53:14 PM
Ranchi, Sep 1 (IANS) A section of Muslims in Jharkhand has opposed the state government's directive to make singing of the national song 'Vande Mataram' mandatory in all schools on Sep 7.
Friday, September 01, 2006 2:11:17 PM
Dharamsala, Sep 1 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, will attend a women's' meet in California, US, in September, said the Tibetan government in exile here.
Friday, September 01, 2006 12:33:14 PM
Ahmedabad, Sep 1 (IANS) The Indian Army may have taken more than a day to rescue a six-year-old trapped in a pit in Haryana, but Lord Ganesha took just a few seconds to 'rescue' the boy at a tableau in Gujarat.
Friday, September 01, 2006 9:27:49 AM
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) The city police stepped in to ensure that no artisan shapes 'mahisasura', the demon killed by Goddess Durga resembling India's cricket coach Greg Chappell in the idols to be displayed during the September end puja.
Thursday, August 31, 2006 4:13:38 PM
Bhopal, Aug 31 (IANS) Madrassas in Madhya Pradesh will have to compulsorily sing Vande Mataram, India's national song, to mark its centenary Sept 7.
Thursday, August 31, 2006 1:39:48 PM
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