The 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.
Neema Kamdar, Director, The Art of Living Bureau of Communications has sent a rejoinder to the piece.
A day after spiritual figure and founder of Art of Living foundation Sri Sri Ravi Shankar blamed the government and the National Green Tribunal (NGT) for permitting his NGO to hold the World Culture Festival on the Yamuna river bed, NGT slammed him and said that the founder's statement was shocking.
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Union Electronic and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said BPO industry should move to small towns where overhead costs are less compared to big cities.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday termed as "very irresponsible" the public statements made by Ravi Shankar's Art of Living (AOL) after an expert panel gave its report on the Yamuna that the organisation's cultural extravaganza had "completely destroyed" the riverbed.
This Janmashtami, listen in as George Harrison, Alice Coltrane and Nina Hagen pay a tribute to Lord Krishna through these golden songs.
Rejecting demand for giving penal power to telecom regulator Trai, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar has said the authority has enough power to protect the interest of consumers.
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After a media person was assaulted in Mumbai for refusing to let a car jump a red signal, Sahara company Aamby Valley wrote a written apology to the victim.
On the occasion of Ustad Alla Rakha's 95th birthday, Google doodle has dedicated its homepage to honour the famous table maestro.
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American singer-songwriter and pianist Norah Jones performed live for the first time in India in Mumbai.
The late Pandit Ravi Shankar has won one last Grammy. The sitar virtuoso, ambassador of Indian music and friend of The Beatles, who died in December at 92, won best world music album for The Living Room Sessions Part 1.
Hundreds of friends and family have paid tribute to sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar at a public memorial service near his southern California home. Here are a few images.
Few would have heard of Annapurna Devi, the first wife of Ravi Shankar, a master player of surbahar and Sitar in her own right and one who's talents with both instruments perhaps overshadowed those of her husband.
Both the services, near his home in Southern California and India, will be attended by family and friends, and will offer an opportunity for loved ones to share intimate memories and thoughts about the musician.
Ravi Shankar was the master of the sitar — the sitar that Sanjay Sharma made. Images of Sanjay Sharma with the sitars he created for the godfather of world music.
Ravi Shankar died at a US hospital Tuesday a few days after a heart valve replacement surgery.