Irked by RJD leader's speech, Manjhi tries to walk away

A function to celebrate the 127th birth anniversary of the first chief minister of Bihar Sri Krishna Singh today witnessed an unpleasant scene when Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi tried to leave the dais as a local RJD leader spoke.

Organise events on Vallabhai Patel's birthday: UGC to varsities

With Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's birth anniversary on October 31 being celebrated as 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas', UGC today asked universities to organise events and take pledge to uphold unity and security of the nation.

PM Modi pays tribute to Nanaji Deshmukh, Jayaprakash Narayan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tribute to social activists Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan and Nanaji Deshmukh on their birth anniversaries.

Google Doodle celebrates RK Narayan's 108th birth anniversary
Google Doodle celebrates RK Narayan's 108th birth anniversary

Google on Friday dedicated a doodle to famous Indian writer RK Narayan, marking his 108th birthday.

With broom in hand, Sachin Tendulkar joins 'Swachh Bharat' campaign
With broom in hand, Sachin Tendulkar joins 'Swachh Bharat' campaign

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nomintaion as one of the 'ambassadors' of 'Swachh Bharat' campaign by sweeping a road here with a broom in hand.

Mahatma Gandhi remembered in TN on 145th birth anniversary

Mahatma Gandhi was remembered across Tamil Nadu on the occasion of his 145th birth anniversary Thursday.

Old documentary on Mahatma Gandhi now in digital format
Old documentary on Mahatma Gandhi now in digital format

A documentary on Mahatma Gandhi containing "rarest of the rare" video footages, including Bapu's first interview to a foreign journalist, has been digitised and will be availaible for public viewing soon.

Let's celebrate Dhyan Chand by following him: Sarbananda Sonowal
Let's celebrate Dhyan Chand by following him: Sarbananda Sonowal

Paying tribute to Major Dhyan Chand on his 109th birth anniversary, which is being celebrated as the National Sports Day, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday said the best way to honour the hockey wizard's memory is to inculcate the qualities he displayed on the field.

Raipur to get Chhattisgarh's 2nd international hockey stadium on Aug 29
Raipur to get Chhattisgarh's 2nd international hockey stadium on Aug 29

The city of Raipur will become the latest hockey destination as a new international stadium will be inaugurated at the capital of Chhattisgarh on the occasion of National Sports Day on August 29, the birth anniversary of legendary Major Dhyanchand.

My world is incomplete: Priyanka on dad`s birth anniversary

Melancholy and nostalgia surrounded actress Priyanka Chopra on her late father Ashok Chopra`s birth anniversary Saturday.

Remembering Kishore Kumar on his 85th birth anniversary

Born as Abhas Kumar in a wealthy Bengali family, little did anyone know that this young man would someday carve his place in millions of hearts. Yes, we are talking about none other than legendary singer Kishore Kumar.

Birth anniversary of first CM of Puducherry celebrated

Chief Minister N Rangasamy garlanded the statue of the first CM of the union territory Edouard Goubert on his 120th birth anniversary.

Modi pays tribute to Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday paid floral tribute to freedom fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak on his 158th birth anniversary.

Neil Nitin Mukesh remembers grandfather on his birth anniversary!

Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh remembered his grandfather and singer Mukesh on his birth anniversary and said that he is proud to be born as the legend`s grandson. He took to micro-blogging website Twitter to express his feelings.

Mamata pays homage to R.D. Burman

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid homage to legendary composer Rahul Dev Burman, fondly called Pancham Da, on the occasion of his 75th birth anniversary Friday.

Bollywood remembers RD Burman on his birth anniversary!

Several Bollywood celebs took to social networking site Twitter to pay tribute to legendary music composer Rahul Dev Burman, fondly called as Pancham Da, on his 75th birth anniversary.

Pranab pays homage to ex-president Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday, paid homage to Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed, former President of India, on his 109th birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

India pays tribute to Delhi gang-rape victim on her birth anniversary

Tearful tributes were paid on Saturday to the young physiotherapy intern on her 26th birth anniversary, who was gang raped in a moving bus on the outskirts of Delhi on the night of December 16, 2012.

Candlelight vigil held in Pakistan on Bhagat Singh`s death anniversary

Pakistani civil society on Sunday held a candle-light vigil and paid rich tributes to iconic freedom fighter Bhagat Singh on his 83rd death anniversary.

Shiv Sena to observe Bal Thackeray`s birth anniversary as `pledge day`

Shiv Sena will observe January 23, the birth anniversary of Sena supremo late Bal Thackeray, as "Pratigya Divas" (pledge) with a massive rally in Mumbai.