Apart from Manipur's Thang-Ta, three other games from different states — Gatka from Punjab, Kerala's Kalaripayattu and Mallakhamba (popular in Madhya Pradesh and Maharastra) — will also be a part of the Games which will be held in Haryana's Panchkula.
Coronavirus Updates: WHO acknowledges 'emerging evidence' on airborne spread of COVID-19, says it isn't 'definitive'
Coronavirus Updates: The WHO has earlier said the virus that causes COVID-19 spreads primarily through small droplets expelled from the nose and mouth of an infected person that quickly sink to the ground.
Narendra Modi to embark on two-day visit to Saudi Arabia on Monday, will sign several key bilateral pacts, says MEA
India and Saudi Arabia will sign a raft of key pacts to significantly ramp up ties in several key sectors including oil and gas, renewable energy and civil aviation during Narendra Modi's two-day visit to the Gulf nation on Monday.
Ganesh Chaturthi: Devotees across Maharashtra celebrate as the 10-day festival culminates with visarjan
The 10 day-long festival celebrating the arrival of Lord Ganesha, or Bappa, as he is affectionately known culminated on 12 September, 2019. Ganpati statues are brought to the sea on the last day amidst much dancing and merriment, and immersed in the water. In this photo, Ganesha is on his way to Versova Beach followed by his devotees.
Desertion by Opposition MLAs in Maharashtra continues as 4 Congress and NCP legislators resign, likely to join BJP tomorrow
Major Opposition parties in Maharashtra, the Congress and NCP, faced a setback as another round of resignations hit the parties on Tuesday.
Monsoon advances in Kerala, depression over Arabian Sea likely to intensify into cyclone over next 48 hours
Several parts of Kerala received moderate rainfall on Sunday, a day after the southwest monsoon set in over the state, even as a low pressure area formed over the Arabian Sea
A stranded fishing vessel, 'Mariyam', with 11 fisherfolk on board that was rescued on Sunday by the Indian Coast Guard off Maharashtra, is now safe and proceeding to Kochi
Vijay Mallya's defence on Thursday fielded a United Kingdom-based prison service expert to claim that jails in India are over-crowded with poor hygiene
BJP dismisses speculation of Narayan Rane joining party, says no formal communication received from Congress leader
The BJP on Friday said that although it has not received any formal communication from former Congress leader Narayan Rane
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said the Centre must announce a farm loan waiver across the country and claimed that the farmers were in distress "due to demonetisation"
Kisan Kranti to go-ahead with state-wide farmers strike to start from 1 June, in a bid to draw the state government's attention to their problems.
Delhi HC issued notice to the government on a plea for directions to make playing of the national anthem mandatory in all theatres before movie shows.
Narendra Modi questioned the brouhaha over staging of IPL matches in the drought-affected areas adding that grounds have to be watered everyday.
CM Mamata Banerjee in her first meeting with business chambers since assuming office for the second term urged business leaders to "act."
The Maharashtra revenue minister is already mired with controversies after his aide Gajanan Patil was recently arrested by the Anti-corruption Bureau and his son-in-law was found to be driving illegally modified Hyundai Sonata vehicle.
Even a first glance shows that many of the changes are cosmetic, with the key flaws in Maharashtra’s agriculture remaining unaddressed.
The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the operation of Maharashtra Police Act that prohibited dance performances at eating places, beer bars and restaurants.
Senior BJP leader Vinod Tawde, was denied entry into the car of Union home minister Rajnath Singh.
Patil has a history of making outrageous and insensitive remarks.
AAP alleged that the Shiv Sena candidate from Mumbai North West, Gajanan Kirtikar, has suppressed facts about his second wife and her assets in the affidavit.