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Karunanidhi was like a father figure to me: Sonia to Stalin
United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday termed the death of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam patriarch M Karunanidhi as a 'personal loss', saying he was like a 'father figure'......
India's controversial 'messengers of God'
Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu was on Wednesday convicted by a court in Jodhpur for raping a teenager at his ashram in 2013. Here's a look at few other gurus who have attracted controversy in......
Vijayendra Saraswathi is now head of Kanchi Mutt
Sri Vijayendra Saraswathi, who was the junior pontiff of the Kanchi Mutt, has assumed charge as its chief consequent to the passing away of 69th head Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi, the mutt......
Amid chants Jayendra Saraswathi interred in Kanchi Mutt
Jayendra Saraswathi, the 69th pontiff of the Kanchi Mutt, was on Thursday buried in the Brindhavan annexe in the premises of the religious establishment in Kancheepuram with vedic honours. Amid......
'He will live on in the hearts and minds of lakhs of devotees'
President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah, Congress president Rahul Gandhi and other leaders condoled the......
Why this eye hospital is a case study at Harvard
R V Ramani and Radha Ramani, a doctor couple in their 20s, were fired with the urge to change the world. The two decided to do this through their work at a private clinic in Coimbatore in the......
Banks told to return mutt money
The Reserve Bank of India has directed ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank to return funds invested in the 8 per cent taxable government bonds on behalf of the Kanchi Kamakoti Mutt. According to market......
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