Dignity

Respect for labour should be national trait: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said respect for dignity of labour should be our national trait.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:14 AM IST
'Sweeper' boxer Krishna Rout seeks a job of dignity from West Bengal government

'Sweeper' boxer Krishna Rout seeks a job of dignity from West Bengal government

Former national boxer Krishna Rout, who has been cleaning open drains for the past 15 years as a temporary worker of Howrah Municipal Corporation, on Saturday said he would appeal to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to give him a permanent government job of dignity.

Jul 04, 2015, 17:14 PM IST

Equality, dignity are women's sacred right: President

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said women's empowerment, their dignity and equality should not be made a "distant goal or fond aspiration" but should be bestowed on them as one of their "sacred" rights.

Mar 08, 2015, 17:29 PM IST
Laishram Sarita controversy: Boxing India to set-up disciplinary committee

Laishram Sarita controversy: Boxing India to set-up disciplinary committee

Despite all the clamouring for help and recent open support from Sachin Tendulkar, Laishram Sarita Devi's plight is becoming hopeless, and thus reducing the pride of Indian boxers, their dignity and the right to protest.

Nov 22, 2014, 15:51 PM IST
Cricket is bigger than any individual, says Shashank Manohar

Cricket is bigger than any individual, says Shashank Manohar

After the naming of four individuals in the Mudgal Committee report, former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Shashank Manohar urged every individual connected with the game to preserve the dignity and integrity.

Nov 15, 2014, 12:26 PM IST
Ex-Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness slims down in jail

Ex-Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness slims down in jail

Former Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness has lost weight and is living a spartan existence while serving his prison sentence for tax evasion, according to ex-Germany international Gunter Netzer.

Nov 01, 2014, 21:09 PM IST

Brazil playing for "honour and dignity", Silva says

The Brazil players could not be more motivated ahead of Saturday`s World Cup third-place match against the Netherlands and will be fighting to restore their "honour and dignity", captain Thiago Silva said on Friday.

Jul 12, 2014, 06:33 AM IST

Sanitation linked to women safety, dignity: Jairam Ramesh

Linking sanitation to the safety, dignity and self-respect of women, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday said Women Self-Help Groups should take up toilet construction as the sixth principle of National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM).

Jan 28, 2014, 21:55 PM IST

Govt compromising Pak`s defence, dignity: Sharif

Sharif claimed Husain Haqqani had written a
memo to Mike Mullen, seeking
help to rein in the Pakistani military.

Nov 20, 2011, 23:07 PM IST

Dignity of Gyuto Monastery should be maintained: Virbhadra

The dignity and sanctity of the
Gyuto Monastery should be maintained while conducting
investigation into recovery of foreign currency worth over Rs
7.5 crore from the transit home of the Karmapa.

Feb 05, 2011, 15:42 PM IST