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Jan 04, 2019
At Prayagraj Kumbh Mela, sadhus urge Modi govt to destroy Pakistan's nukes, end caste-based reservationSadhus gathered in Prayagraj for the Kumbh Mela 2019 have urged the Narendra Modi government to take decisive steps to remove caste-based reservation as it is spreading hatred in the society while stressing on the need to destroy nuclear weapons of Pakistan for peace in the region
Dec 30, 2018
Despite similar histories, India lags behind Japan, South Korea in growth due to idea of nationalism focussing on religious minoritiesHow much of India's nationalism is focused on refining our culture? To answer that, ask yourself how often our nationalist party talks about Indian music, literature, architecture and art, and what is done to use it to improve our lives.
Nov 27, 2018
Artist Saner bridges Mexican and Indian culture in his mural for St+art's Lodhi Art DistrictSaner's mural for St+art depicts two people wearing masks — a tiger mask to denote India's culture, and a jaguar mask, representing Mexican culture
Oct 04, 2018
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat claims only Indian civilisation survived onslaught of invaders, country still has Hindu majorityBhagwat was speaking at an event to launch a book on the life of former Congress president and founder of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Madan Mohan Malviya.
Sep 28, 2018
Amit Shah says nothing wrong with adopting the good in the West, but education bereft of Indian culture holds no significanceAmit Shah stressed on the need for a more inclusive education system while insisting that the Indian education system should not only focus on management, technology or finance alone but also work towards turning a person into a good human being.
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.