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May 29, 2017
Art of Living alleges expert committee trying to mislead NGT on Yamuna floodplains damageThe Art of Living alleged that the expert committee appointed by NGT had tried to "distort and mislead" it on the damage caused to the Yamuna floodplains.
May 16, 2017
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar questions expert NGT panel's findings on Yamuna floodplainsThe Art of Living (AOL), headed by spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, on Monday questioned the findings of an expert committee of the National Green Tribunal on the damage caused to the Yamuna floodplains after a three-day cultural event organised by it.
May 13, 2017
After asserting 'right', Kolkata Imam Barkati removes red beacon from vehicleThe Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Masjid on Saturday removed the red beacon from his vehicle, two days after asserting that it was his "right" to use it.
May 09, 2017
Art of Living's Ravi Shankar says he's being blamed for highlighting river pollution in the YamunaArt of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on 9 May said his organisation was facing criticism over holding the World Culture fest along the Yamuna in Delhi when its aim was to bring the river pollution into limelight.
May 07, 2017
Maharashtra's 'village of books' Bhilar is a bibliophiles' paradise inspired by Britain's Hay-on-WyeLying between the picturesque hill stations of Panchgani and Mahabaleshwar in Satara district, this sleepy village, having no literary pretensions, has been known for long for its strawberry cultivation.
May 07, 2017
Hot Girls Wanted: Turned On and American Playboy offer a compelling viewpoint on pornAs Hot Girls Wanted: Turned On and American Playboy stream on their respective platforms, taken together, they tell a compelling (if disturbing) story about how we got here; a story about sex, our bodies, and porn.
May 03, 2017
China to launch own Wikipedia-like portal, avoid foreign influencesChina plans to launch its own online encyclopaedia next year, hoping to build a "cultural Great Wall" that can rival Wikipedia as a go-to information source for Chinese Internet users who Beijing fears are being corrupted by foreign influences.
May 02, 2017
Over 6500 women from 21 states dance their way to Guinness book of world recordMore than 6,500 women from 21 states danced their way to the Guinness book of world records by performing 'Thiruvathirakkali', Kerala's popular dance form here.
May 02, 2017
Narendra Modi must fight the mindset that encourages VIP culture, removing red beacons means nothingNarendra Modi is right. Red beacons are out but that does not mean the end of the VIP culture.
Apr 30, 2017
Ban on red beacons aimed at ending VIP culture mindset: Prime Minister Narendra ModiNew Delhi: The decision to get rid of red beacons is aimed at removing the VIP culture from the mindset of certain people, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday and added that the concept should be replaced with "EPI", meaning "Every Person is Important".