The Information and Broadcasting (I&B) Ministry has constituted a technical committee for the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which is proposed to be held from November 20-28, 2017 in Goa. The technical committee will have 12 members and will be chaired by Nagesh Kukunoor. The I&B ministry has also constituted a steering committee ..
Wrestler-turned-actor and Former Rajya Sabha member Dara Singh(84) passed away. Rustam-e-Punjab, Rustam-e-Hind: Singh won the titles of ‘Rustam-e-Punjab’ and ‘Rustam-e-Hind’ for his wrestling competence. Wrestling Career: Singh had over 500 professional fights to his credit, all undefeated. In the world of wrestling, he contended against some of the biggest names like King Kong (Australia), George ..
Australia decides to sell Uranium to India Australia’s ruling Labor Party Okayed the decision to sell uranium to India. Bilateral cooperation in energy sector was one of the important facets of India s multi-faceted ties with Australia. Australia has so far refused to sell Uranium to India as India is not a signatory to the ..
Palestine to present its candidature for realization as a state to the UN Palestine to present its application for international recognition of statehood to the UN next month It will submit the application at the 66th General Assembly in New York in September 2011 The Palestinian Authorities feel that they could no longer wait for ..
Events, Happenings & Observances:4th IBSA Summit:The 4th IBSA summit took place in Brasilia, Brazil on April 15, 2010.Read HereUttarakhand: Century’s First MahakumbhaAt Haridwar, century’s first Mahakumbha comes to an end after last Shahi Snan of Mesh Sankranti. Over 1.45 crore people took a holy dip at Haridwar on the occasion. Kerala: VishuVishu is the auspicious ..
November 3, 2009: Lifetime Achievement Award by the Haryana Government: Usha SharmaDirector of Haryana Kala Parishad Usha Sharma has been awarded Lifetime Achievement Award by the Haryana government for promoting Haryanvi dance and culture in the state and abroad. The award was conferred on her by the Haryana Governor on the occasion of 44th Haryana ..