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India dismisses controversy over S Jaishankar's remarks on Gautam Buddha's birthplace
India

India dismisses controversy over S Jaishankar's remarks on Gautam Buddha's birthplace

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said that there was 'no doubt' that the historical founder of Buddhism was born in Nepal's Lumbini

Ashutosh Gowariker on choosing historical war film Panipat as his next directorial: Tragic stories also need to be told
Entertainment

Ashutosh Gowariker on choosing historical war film Panipat as his next directorial: Tragic stories also need to be told

Ashutosh Gowariker defends comparison of Panipat to films like Bajirao Mastani and Padmaavat, and explains why he chose Arjun Kapoor and Kriti Sanon as leads.

All sentiments should be considered and respected in Ram Mandir issue, says Union minister Ramdas Athawale
India

All sentiments should be considered and respected in Ram Mandir issue, says Union minister Ramdas Athawale

BJP's ally Republican Party of India (RPI) chief Ramdas Athawale on Tuesday said that all sentiments should be considered and respected in the Ram temple issue

Yogi Adityanath says tallest statue of Lord Ram to be installed in Ayodhya; structure to reach 251 metres
India

Yogi Adityanath says tallest statue of Lord Ram to be installed in Ayodhya; structure to reach 251 metres

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday said the tallest statue of Lord Shri Ram would be installed in Ayodhya on a 100-acre site.

'Gautam Buddha walked across India, Japan, Tibet', says Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb
India

'Gautam Buddha walked across India, Japan, Tibet', says Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb

Biplab Kumar Deb on Monday said Gautam Buddha walked across India and went to countries like Japan, Myanmar and Tibet to spread the message of peace and harmony

Mahavir Jayanti: Shashi Tharoor mistakenly posts image of Gautam Buddha to mark occasion, gets mocked on Twitter
India

Mahavir Jayanti: Shashi Tharoor mistakenly posts image of Gautam Buddha to mark occasion, gets mocked on Twitter

Shashi Tharoor was left embarrassed after Twitterati pointed out he had mistakenly posted a picture of Gautam Buddha while wishing his followers on Mahavir Jayanti

NCERT textbooks to include Buddha's teachings: HRD Minister Javadekar
India

NCERT textbooks to include Buddha's teachings: HRD Minister Javadekar

The teachings of Gautama Buddha will soon be included in NCERT textbooks and school curriculum as the Mahatma's teachings are "ideas of life", Union minister Prakash Javadekar said on Wednesday.

Narendra Modi hits road to re-election 2019 with Red Fort Independence Day speech
India

Narendra Modi hits road to re-election 2019 with Red Fort Independence Day speech

In his third address to the nation on the occasion of Independence Day from the ramparts of Red Fort, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave enough signals that he was beginning the countdown for the realpolitik of the 2019 General Election

Rail Budget 2016: Prabhu quotes Buddha; refers to poems of Vajpayee, Harivansh Rai Bachchan
India

Rail Budget 2016: Prabhu quotes Buddha; refers to poems of Vajpayee, Harivansh Rai Bachchan

From poems of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Harivansh Rai Bachchan to teachings of Gautam Buddha, Prabhu referred to these all as he presented his Rail Budget

Nepal govt urges foreign aid workers to return home as major rescue work ends
World

Nepal govt urges foreign aid workers to return home as major rescue work ends

Nepal's government urged foreign rescue workers in the quake-hit capital to return home as hundreds of people visited Buddhist shrines and monasteries to mark the birthday of Gautam Buddha.

Japanese Emperor Akihito says India left a 'lasting impression'
World

Japanese Emperor Akihito says India left a 'lasting impression'

Japanese Emperor Akihito said the first visit of the royal couple to India more than half a century ago, as the then crown prince and princess, had left "a strong and lasting impression on us to this day" and hoped their current visit, as the king and queen of Japan, would deepen the bond of mutual friendship and trust between the two Asian countries.

UP Home Secy gets shunted out after off-record statement on death is aired
India

UP Home Secy gets shunted out after off-record statement on death is aired

The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday gave its top official marching orders following comments he made that were deemed insensitive.