CPI(M) stalwart VS Achuthanandan on Wednesday announced that he would observe a one day fast on December 7 at Mullaperiyar to mobilise public opinion.Nov 30, 2011, 21:21 PM IST
Apprehending violence, the Home
Ministry has sounded an alert in eight Naxal-affected states
asking them to take maximum possible precautions and ensure
peace as the extremists were planning to observe `black day` on August 15.
Anti-Tobacco Day was observed on Tuesday across the country.Jun 01, 2011, 18:29 PM IST
Anti-Tobacco Day was observed on Tuesday across the country.Jun 01, 2011, 00:00 AM IST
The Andhra Pradesh
government has reportedly decided to observe the functioning
of the Satya Sai Central Trust in the post-Baba era without
any intervention, at least for now.
Visits to temples and exchange of
sweets on Friday marked the celebrations of the Bengali new year
`Poila Baisakh`, Kerala`s summer harvest festival `Vishu` and
`Rongali` Bihu heralding the Assamese New Year.
In a rare event, the Rashtrapati
Bhavan today plunged into darkness to mark the Earth Hour and
joined millions of people across the globe who observed the
Lawyers of district courts in the capital on Wednesday staged a day-long strike and decided to approach the Delhi HC seeking action against CBI officials to protest the arrest of Bar Council of India member Rajendra Singh Rana.Dec 23, 2010, 00:01 AM IST
Lakhs of devotees on Friday thronged
rivers, water reservoirs, canals and ponds across Bihar to
celebrate Chhath Puja.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K
Rosaiah on Friday thanked people of the state for maintaining
peace and harmony after the Ayodhya title suit verdict.
The United States on Friday said it
will "observe" functioning of the reconciliation commission
set up by the Sri Lankan government, hoping that it will have
broad mandate to pursue allegations of wartime atrocities.
The Frontier headquarters of
Border Security Force (BSF) in Gandhinagar observed Anti
Terrorism Day on Friday and took oath to fight the menace that is
troubling the entire world.