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70-year-old woman commits 'sati' in Bihar

A 70-year-old woman allegedly revived the age-old tradition of sati by jumping into the funeral pyre of her husband in Bihar’s Saharsa district. Gahwa Devi, 70, performed sati on Saturday......

American Jew given Maha Mata title

Kashi Ashram Founder Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati, who was born in a Jewish family, was last week given the honored title of Mata Maha Mandaleshwar at a special ceremony by Ma Yoga Shakti Saraswati at......

Rajasthan HC stays glorification of sati

Rajasthan high court has stayed glorification of sati in the five temples of Jhunjhunu. The state government had filed an appeal against the order of the lower court of Jhunjhunu under which the......

Govt may amend Sati Act

The government is likely to amend the Sati Act to treat a woman who burns herself in the funeral pyre of her husband as a victim and not as an offender.The matter is likely to come up before the......

Female foeticide a matter of deep shame: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that female foeticide was a matter of "deep shame" and mothers-in-law should take the lead to protect the girl child. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra......

Red Fort gets adopted by Dalmia Bharat group

Conglomerate has become the first corporate house in India's history to adopt a historical monument, in a Rs 250 mn contract spanning five years. In one of the most spectacular contracts ever won......

The return of the activist State

The middle class's long push to force the State to retreat from the economy may be reversing, says Ajit Balakrishnan. There is probably a generation of Indians, now in their twenties and early......

A 'successful' Budget won't be an easy task for Jaitley

FM needs to convince Indians to invest more in stocks In an unprecedented move, the global rating agency Standard & Poor downgraded the US government’s “AAA” sovereign credit......

SAARC nations moot trade forum like European Union

Photograph: Ministry of External Affairs Aiming to transform the region into a vibrant economic zone, SAARC resolved to set up a South Asian Economic Union on the lines of European Union by......

COLUMN: Utterly butterly Indian ads

A recently published book, Ad Katha, is not just a trip through the golden age of Indian advertising, but also an enquiry into how many of the cultural symbols that we now see as "Indian" came......

'Missed Ashok Mehta in every film that we didn't work in'

Aparna Sen, who worked with late cinematographer Ashok Mehta in three films -- 36 Chowringhee Lane, Paroma and Sati -- pays tribute to the legend.When Aparna Sen started her career asa filmmaker......

VOTE! Who should play Sati opposite Hrithik's Lord Shiva?

We asked you, dear reader, if Hrithik Roshan -- who's been reportedly chosen to play Lord Shiva in the film adaptation of Immortals Of Meluha -- will do a good job of it. And now, fresh reports......

Veere Di Wedding Review: Superficial, sassy, celebration of sisterhood

'There's no real rebellion, just a consuming love for fashion and faux feminism where every zinger flying out of their mouth sounds like something you've heard on a sitcom or favourited on your......

'The true meaning of Bollywood was Sridevi'

'Sridevi's ethereal beauty on Chitrahaar. Transfixed!''Want to tell the whole world that I love Sri. Missing you Chandni.' We had asked readers to share their fondest Sridevi memories. Her fans......

Lessons from Bollywood: How to be a pucca patriot

Be the perfect patriot! It might be one of the most misunderstood words in the world right now, but nobody does deshbhakti quite like Bollywood. Brash, bombastic and blatant, its patriotic fervour......

Asiad: India's medal winners

Indian medal winners at the 15th Asian Games in Doha.GOLDAthletics: Women's 4x400 Relay (Sati Geetha, Manjeet Kaur, K. Chitra and Pinki Paramanik)Chess:Women's Rapid (Koneru Humpy)Mixed Team's......

EPL updates: Advocaat calls meeting to discuss Sunderland's woes

Sunderland's Jeremain Lens (left) and Norwich City's Steven Whittaker compete for the ball during their Barclays English Premier League match at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on Saturday.......

Everton apologise for badge change, promise consultation

Everton have apologised to their fans for a controversial change to the club crest and have promised a full consultation with a view to changing it again after next season. The English Premier......
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Superficial, sassy, celebration of sisterhood

'There's no real rebellion, just a consuming love for fashion and faux feminism where every zinger flying out of their mouth sounds like something... ...

http://www.rediff.com/movies/review/veere-di-wedding-review-superficial-celebration-of-sisterhood/20180601.htm
Google honours Raja Ram Mohan Roy, the man who abolished Sati Pratha

Today's Google Doodle honoured a modernist, a social reformer and a man who challenged the evils of our society, Raja Ram Mohan Roy. Google... ...

https://www.indiatoday.in/fyi/story/google-honours-raja-ram-mohan-roy-the-man-who-abolished-sati-pratha-1238462-2018-05-22?utm_source=rss
Red Fort gets adopted by Dalmia Bharat group

Conglomerate has become the first corporate house in India's history to adopt a historical monument, in a Rs 250 mn contract spanning five years.... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/red-fort-gets-adopted-by-dalmia-bharat-group/20180428.htm
Sati Sadhani's contributions recalled at Sissiborgaon

SILAPATHAR, April 24 - A State-level Birangona Sadhini Divas was observed at Sissiborgaon College playground in Dhemaji district with a day-long... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=apr2518/state058
SC rejects plea for cutting scenes depicting Sati from 'Padmavat'

on Monday rejected the plea for the chopping of the scenes from "Padmavat" which were eulogizing 'Sati' and would adversely impact the viewers of... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/sc-rejects-plea-for-cutting-scenes-depicting-sati-from-padmavat-118042300882_1.html

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