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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar confident about PM Narendra Modi's presence at World Culture Festival

Noted spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Thursday, expressed confidence over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's presence at the Art of Living's mega event World Culture Festival.

Mar 10, 2016, 12:29 PM IST

Culture Ministry gave Rs 2.5 crore for Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s World Culture Festival

The Union Ministry of Culture gave Rs 2.5 crore for the Art of Living foundation’s World Culture Festival to be held on the fragile banks of Yamuna this weekend.

Mar 10, 2016, 10:28 AM IST

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living to appeal against NGT order, won't pay Rs 5 crore fine

The NGT slapped a Rs 5 crore fine on Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living for organising World Culture Festival on the banks of Yamuna.

Mar 10, 2016, 09:07 AM IST

Analysis of politics on 'Shri Shri' programme | Big Debate - IV

Watch panel discussion on this special segment and find out 'why there is controversial politics on Shri Shri programme?
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 10, 2016, 02:28 AM IST

AAP minister Kapil Mishra wrote to Parrikar for Army's help in Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's event

Amid ongoing controversy over use of Army for Sri Sri Ravi Shankar 's World Culture Festival , it has come to light that Delhi Tourism Minister Kapil Sharma has written to the Ministry of Defence seeking Army's help to set up bridges on river Yamuna.

Mar 09, 2016, 20:17 PM IST

NGT gives green signal to World Culture Festival: As it happened

National Green Tribunal on Wednesday cleared the decks for the three-day cultural extravaganza of Art of Living on the flood plains of Yamuna river from Friday.

Mar 09, 2016, 13:54 PM IST

NGT pulls up MoEF over Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's World Culture Festival; Water Resources Ministry says no permission granted

Will such huge activity not require your permission, the NGT asked MoEF.

Mar 09, 2016, 12:47 PM IST

World Culture Festival vows to unite all cultures, religions, don't politicise it: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

As the fate of Art of Living foundation's mega event 'World Culture Festival' planned on the Yamuna flood plains continues to remain in limbo, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Wednesday appealed to the political parties not to politicise the programme.

Mar 09, 2016, 12:31 PM IST

World Culture Festival row: Not fair to doubt intent of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living, says Naqvi in RS

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday said that Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's 'World Culture Festival' event rogainsed by Art of Living foundation is being held adhering to all rules and laws.

Mar 09, 2016, 11:38 AM IST

SPG says World Culture Festival venue not 'safe enough' for PM Narendra Modi; Delhi Police fears people may fall into river

The police has raised the concerns in a letter to the Ministry of Urban Development and said the concerns need to be addressed immediately.

Mar 09, 2016, 09:55 AM IST

NGT to resume hearing on Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Yamuna event today

The Art of Living Foundation is organising the "World Culture Festival".

Mar 09, 2016, 08:51 AM IST

NGT pulls up DDA over dumping of debris in Yamuna

Pulling up the Delhi Development Authority for debris dumped in the Yamuna, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday asked the DDA as to what their quick reaction team was doing when the debris was allegedly brought and dumped by the Art of Living Foundation, the organiser of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar`s World Culture Festival.

Mar 08, 2016, 23:56 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee opts out of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s World Culture Festival, but AOL is not informed

President Pranab Mukherjee, who was scheduled to deliver the valedictory address at Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s World Culture Festival (WCF) commencing in Delhi from March 11, has decided to distance itself from the event.

Mar 08, 2016, 13:43 PM IST

NGT verdict likely on Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's 'World Culture Festival' event today

The three-day event will be held on the floodplains of the Yamuna river near DND toll bridge and massive construction is underway for the festival starting March 11.

Mar 08, 2016, 08:30 AM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee not to attend Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's World Culture Fest

President Pranab Mukherjee has opted out of the World Culture Festival to be held on the banks of River Yamuna in New Delhi. Media reports say that the President has expressed his inability to attend the event.

Mar 07, 2016, 14:52 PM IST

Zee Media Exclusive: JNU-Afzal Guru row insult to India's judiciary, says Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

A Padma Vibushan awardee, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar spoke to Zee Media on a range of subjects, from freedom of speech, JNU-Afzal Guru row, 'Award Wapsi' and many more.

Mar 06, 2016, 23:25 PM IST

NGT pulls up DDA on Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's 'World Culture Festival'

The DDA told the NGT that there was no purpose of stopping spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's 'World Culture Festival' now.

Mar 03, 2016, 13:13 PM IST

NGT verdict on Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's `World Culture Festival` today

The Art of Living, headed by spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, is organising world cultural festival in Delhi between March 11 and 13.

Mar 03, 2016, 09:19 AM IST

World Culture Festival: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar says ‘we will not harm Yamuna’

Ravi Shankar said the allegation of debris being dumped on the floodplain was wrong and that they have only levelled the land.

Mar 02, 2016, 12:29 PM IST

Was just washing hands, adjusting my pants, not urinating: Allahabad ADM

Allahabad ADM OB Shrivastava, who was caught on camera urinating at 'Triveni Sangam' said on Tuesday that he was just washing hands and adjusting his pants.

Feb 23, 2016, 20:56 PM IST