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Sep 11, 2018
125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's Chicago address: Narendra Modi says external enemies take advantage of divided societySpeaking about the significance of self-confidence that Swami Vivekananda generated among Indian people, Narendra Modi said that today when India launched 100 satellites in one go, when the world discusses Manglayaan and Gaganyaan then it increases the self-confidence of the country
Jul 19, 2018
Kathak's conundrum: Amid appreciation for outward dazzle, is genuine artistry in danger of being overlooked?In today’s world of many distractions and fast-track achievements, a disciplined, patient learning of the art form such as Kathak becomes rare
Jun 28, 2018
Jamil Urfi on Biswin Sadi Memoirs, the status of Urdu today and growing up in a different IndiaIn his memoir, Jamil Urfi reflects on the changing nature of Indian society and the status of Urdu
Feb 26, 2018
Sari story: Satyam Shivam Sundaram to Mr India, how the nine yards reflected Bollywood's favourite tropesFrom the quintessential mother played by Nirupa Roy to the sensuous yet virginal Zeenat Aman in Satyam Shivam Sundaram, the sari has come to represent several attributes, from modesty to mischief | #FirstCulture
Oct 08, 2017
Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu says Hinduism not a religious concept, but 'cultural identity' of IndiaVice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said Hinduism is not a religious concept but the "broader cultural identity" of the nation.
Oct 02, 2017
Taj Mahal fails to feature in UP tourism booklet, critics say move shows Adityanath govt's stand on Indian cultureTaj Mahal, one of the 'Seven Wonders of the World' and UNESCO World Heritage site fails to feature in Uttar Pradesh's recent tourism booklet namely 'Uttar Pradesh Paryatan-Apaar Sambhavnayen' .
Sep 06, 2017
Blue Whale Challenge: Shivraj Singh Chouhan says MP govt making efforts to ban lethal gameShivraj Singh Chouhan has said his government is making efforts to ban the online game 'Blue Whale Challenge', which allegedly incites players to commit suicide.
Sep 01, 2017
Historian challenges Yogi Adityanath's statement that Taj Mahal 'has no connection with Indian culture'Noted Mughal historian R Nath, who has written over 50 books and authored more than 200 research papers, accused the chief minister of belittling the genius and excellence of people and ignoring the contribution of Mughal rulers to Indian arts, culture and literature
Aug 28, 2017
NCERT to work on courses about India's tradition, culture, says Prakash JavadekarThe National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT) would work upon certain courses about history of India's tradition and culture, human resource development minister Prakash Javadekar said on Monday.
Aug 15, 2017
India's 71st Independence Day: Twitterati help US envoy to choose saree for the dayCarlson had taken to Twitter to decide on the saree that she would wear on 15 August.