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May 06, 2019
Delhi Talks: It's becoming increasingly hard to say 'Vande Mataram' to what India has become today, says dancer Geeta ChandranBharatnatyam dancer Geeta Chandran was drawn into a controversy recently when she opted out of a campaign supporting Narendra Modi. Chandran’s name had figured in the list of 907 artistes who had pitched for Modi to counter an earlier campaign urging people to 'vote hatred out of power'.
Apr 08, 2019
On Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay's death anniversary, a look at his views on Hindu society, colonial IndiaBankim Chandra Chattopadhyay's ideas on contemporary Hindu society and culture reveal a curious mix of liberalism and conservatism.
Feb 01, 2019
Start-of-month Vande Mataram ritual resumes at Madhya Pradesh secretariat; 'new rendition' has a marching police bandGoing the extra mile on Friday, the Madhya Pradesh chief minister led a one kilometre road procession from Shourya Smarak war memorial to Mantralaya where people sung Vande Mataram in the secretariat's park. A police band struck up patriotic songs as well at the venue
Jan 04, 2019
Bigger, better Vande Mataram rendition in Madhya Pradesh after Congress-BJP face off: What led up to this tornado in a teacupOn 1 January, a 13-year-old tradition set by previous BJP government was broken as Vande Mataram was not sung on the the first working day of the month at Madhya Pradesh secretariat. In doing so, the Congress gifted an emotive issue to the BJP which milked the opportunity to the fullest.
Jan 03, 2019
Kamal Nath to restore singing of Vande Mataram at state secretariat, plans to include marching police band and local citizensVande Mataram was not sung at the secretariat on 1 January, snapping a practice that was followed for 13 years and had been started by the previous BJP government
Jan 02, 2019
BJP protest against Kamal Nath after announcement to end singing of Vande Mataram on first working day of every monthThe protests come after the Kamal Nath-led Congress government decided to stop the previous government's tradition of reciting Vande Mataram on the first working day of every month. Nath had said that reciting the national song, Vande Mataram cannot validate one's patriotism.
Nov 21, 2018
PL Deshpande's Marathi, Hindi film posters displayed at NFAI event commemorating his birth centenaryNFAI's film festival commemorated the birth centenary of PL Deshpande who enjoyed an illustrious career as an actor, screenwriter, author, humorist, music composer and singer
Aug 14, 2018
Rashtraputra actor Aazaad lends his voice to Vande Matram; new version celebrates later verses of original songApart from 'Vande Mataram', Rashtraputra has songs composed by Bappi Lahiri, sung by Palak Muchhal, Aish King and Mika Singh
Jun 28, 2018
Amit Shah accuses Congress of 'communalising' Vande Mataram, says party's appeasement policy also caused PartitionBJP national president Amit Shah on Wednesday criticised those who tried to communalise the national song Vande Mataram, and said that Congress' decision to accept the first two stanzas and drop the rest of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay's song in 1937 was done to suit the party's appeasement policy and led to India's partition.
Jun 16, 2018
Pranab Mukherjee, Mohan Bhagwat's consensus on nationalism was heartening, highlighted importance of engagementPranab Mukherjee and Mohan Bhagwat's speeches in Nagpur reiterated that the best way to deal with a contrasting ideology is through dialogue and engagement.