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Modi remembers Dayanand Saraswati on birth anniversary

  New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid his tributes to Swami Dayanand Saraswati on his birth anniversary and acknowledged his impact on social reform. “Tributes to Swami Dayanand Saraswati. His noble efforts towards social reform and education continue to have a lasting impact,” the Prime Minister said. Saraswati was a vedic scholar

Eighth anniversary of 26/11: Mumbai remembers victims

Mumbai: On the eighth anniversary of the 26/11 terror strikes, Mumbai paused to remember the 166 victims, including the martyrs and other bravehearts, who were killed by 10 Pakistani militants, here on Saturday. The official commemoration event was held at Police Gymkhana where Maharashtra Governor C. V. Rao laid a wreath and led the state

Gandhi Jayanti: B-Town remembers the Mahatma

Mumbai: On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti on Sunday, Bollywood celebrities including Lata Mangeshkar, Amitabh Bachchan and Anupam Kher have paid tributes to Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as Father of the Nation. The celebrities took to Twitter to share their views on Gandhi, whose birth anniversary on October 2 is also celebrated as the

Kelly Clarkson remembers winning moment from ‘American Idol’

Los Angeles:Singer Kelly Clarkson, who wonthe first season of “American Idol” 14 years ago, celebrated her musical journey which she started with the 2002 reality show. The 34-year-old Grammy-winner recalled the time where it all started on Twitter by thanking the popular singing talent hunt show for giving her “amazing opportunities and experiences”. Clarkson rose

Meghalaya remembers sacrifice of patriots on Independence Day

Shillong: Meghalaya today recalled the contributions made by patriots who sacrificed their lives for freedom even as people from all walks of life celebrated 70th Independence day in a befitting manner. “We remember and recollect with a strong sense of pride,the selfless sacrifice made by the patriots of the state – U Tirot Sing, U