Amitabh Bachchan pays tribute to father on his 107th birth anniversary
Amitabh Bachchan pays tribute to father on his 107th birth anniversary

On the occasion of Harivanshrai Bachchan's 107th birth anniversary, his son and megastar Amitabh Bachchan called him a "unique genius", and also remembered one time when the noted poet called him his “best poetry”.

Subramanian Swamy seeks ban on Prabhakaran's birth anniversary celebration in TN

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday urged Home Minister Rajnath Singh to issue a directive to the Tamil Nadu government to ban the move to celebrate birth anniversary of slain chief of LTTE V Prabhakaran, who was responsible for killing of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.

PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Rani Lakshmibai

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday paid tribute to Rani Lakshmibai, the fiery queen of Jhansi, on her 186th birth anniversary.

PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to Indira Gandhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday paid tributes to former prime minister Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary.

Guru Nanak birth anniversary celebrated at White House

 The White House recently celebrated the 545th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev by inviting members of the Sikh community from across the US and hosted a 'langar' for them.

Modi remembers Azad, Kripalani on their birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday paid tribute to Acharya Kripalani as well as freedom fighter Maulana Abul Kalam Azad on their birth anniversary.

Bollywood wishes Happy Gurpurab!
Bollywood wishes Happy Gurpurab!

On the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Bollywood celebrities decided to wish their fans and followers a 'happy Gurpurab' through Twitter. Several actors took to micro-blogging site and gave their good wishes.

John Kerry greets Sikhs on Guru Nanak Dev birth anniversary

Greetings Sikhs on the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, US Secretary of State John Kerry has said America stands with them in recognition of their shared values and a mutual commitment to human dignity.

Nehru's birth anniversary to be celebrated by Narendra Modi-led NDA govt in big way

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday indicated that the government will celebrate Jawaharlal Nehru's 125th birth anniversary this year in a mega way to increase awareness about 'Chacha Nehru' through a number of initiatives like organising "Year of Bal Swachhta."

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.