Ravi Shankar

World premiere of Ravi Shankar's opera opens in UK today

World premiere of Ravi Shankar's opera opens in UK today

Sitar maestro Ravi Shankar's last composition -- an opera called Sukanya, inspired by a Mahabharata character after whom his wife was named -- opens in the UK today.

May 12, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Ravi Shankar to address French Parliament

Ravi Shankar to address French Parliament

"This is the first time an Indian spiritual leader will address both the houses of the French Parliament," the group said.

Oct 17, 2016, 20:05 PM IST
If Islamic countries can change divorce system, why not India: Prasad on triple talaq issue

If Islamic countries can change divorce system, why not India: Prasad on triple talaq issue

Prasad said the government stands by gender justice, gender equality and gender dignity in connection with triple talaq issue as per the Constitution.

Oct 14, 2016, 22:46 PM IST

All gram panchayats to be connected through OFC by 2018: Governmnet

All Gram Panchayats in the country will be connected through Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) to set up a network infrastructure by December 2018 under the government's Digital India Programme, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 14:11 PM IST