Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that Indian democracy was not just a political system “but a celebration of our age-old plurality.”
Undeterred by flak, founder of the Art of Living (AoL) founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Thursday said that he will continue to make endeavours in order to find an amicable solution to the Ayodhya dispute.
Food has always been a metaphor for the smorgasboard of India’s rich and vibrant cultural heritage. Onam Sady is incomplete without theeyal, Eid automatically conjures up images of Sheer Khurma and Christmas is synonymous with the traditional dry fruit and liqueur pudding. For most Indians, Holi similarly is another excuse to binge on gujias, the low-sugar-low-oil DASH diet be dashed.
Adventure sports have become the latest trend in the itinerary of vacation planners. Out of the box ideas, adrenaline rush, fast paced activities and non-touristy tours are the kind of things people are now wanting to indulge in.
In what could be a major shocker, Paralympic Committee of India banned the Commonwealth Games 2010 bronze medallist para-swimmer Prasanta Karmakar for three years on Thursday.