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Culture minister 'skirts' new controversy!

“I am a father of (two) daughters. I have not said what one person should wear or not wear,” Mahesh Sharma clarified after his remarks on not wearing skirts invited criticism from all......

Aamir likely to be ambassador for 'drought-free Maharashtra' scheme

A month or so after Aamir Khan ceased to be the face of the Union ministry of tourism’s Incredible India campaign after his comments about the growing intolerance in India, the Bollywood star......

Jallikattu allowed with proper restrictions, says Javdekar

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar defended the Centre's move to allow controversial bull taming sport Jallikattu despite opposition from animal rights bodies, saying it is being allowed......

4 reasons why India needs a separate Union sanitation ministry

Sanitation is always clubbed with other departments, which lead to its neglect, says Devanik Saha. Sanitation in India is a grave issue. Though large scale campaigns have been launched by......

Even Mughals knew they can't rule if they openly support cow slaughter: Rajnath

Insisting that the cow should be protected, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that even the Mughals were aware of the fact that if they had to rule then an "open support to cow......

No plans to privatise Railways: Suresh Prabhu

Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday said the Centre was seeking private capital investment in cash-strapped Railways to meet the resource crunch and it does not amount to......

Fifth airport in Kerala gets MEF nod, greens resent

Ignoring protests by green campaigners, Union Ministry of Environment and Forest has given clearance to the private airport project at Aranmula in Kerala, promoted by KGS Group. Disclosing......

India now has a code of conduct for tourism

The code of conduct for safe and honourable tourism, was formally adopted by the Union tourism ministry, along with stakeholders, on July 1, 2010.It is, however, not a legally binding instrument,......

Sahay to seek PM's intervention for tourism boost

Union Tourism Minister Subodh Kant Sahay will seek Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention to ensure development of tourism sector in a coordinated manner with the involvement of all......

Highlights of Union Budget 2008-09

Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram presented his fifth Budget in Parliament on Friday. Following are the highlights:Changes in I-T slab. Threshold of exemption for all Income Tax assesses raised......
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[India], Aug. 30 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader Pawan Verma on Tuesday said Union Minister for Tourism and Culture Mahesh Sharma should work on... ...

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Suu Kyi offers tips to youth on how to get ready for the future

Aung San Suu Kyi speaking to a Thai audience recently. (Photo: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Thailand) With Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw visiting... ...

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Culture minister 'skirts' new controversy!

“I am a father of (two) daughters. I have not said what one person should wear or not wear,” Mahesh Sharma clarified after his remarks... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/culture-minister-mahesh-sharma-skirts-new-controversy/20160829.htm
Tribals to play key role in initiative

Cultural interaction between tribals of two diverse states is going to be one of the key highlights of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s unique... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/tribals-play-key-role-initiative-060
President Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee today addressed the 125th anniversary celebrations of Bangiya Sahitya Parisad in Kolkata. Speaking on the occasion, he... ...

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