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TN tableau showing women without blouses draws ire

TN tableau showing women without blouses draws ire

CHENNAI: The tableau at the parade in New Delhi on Saturday, portraying sari-clad women without blouses, has copped flak with people venting out on social media. The state government?s tableau showcased Mahatma Gandhi?s radical switch to loincloth in 1921. It depicted peasants in loincloths with bullocks. Suba Veerapandian, general secretary […]

International Customs Day celebrated in Ludhiana

International Customs Day celebrated in Ludhiana

LUDHIANA: Customs Commissionerate of Ludhiana celebrated the International Customs Day () in Sahnewal on Friday. Around 100 people were present with all officers and staff of Ludhiana Commissionerate besides representatives of various trade associations, customs brokers association, exporters, importers and custodians of different ports participated in the celebration. While congratulating […]

At this cafe, ?dirty? toilets teach a lesson in Swachhta

At this cafe, ?dirty? toilets teach a lesson in Swachhta

ALLAHABAD: If you thought toilet seats could only be used for attending nature?s call, a visit to the ongoing Kumbh-2019 might be enough to change your mind. Set up at the camp of at sector number 18 of the 3,200-hectare , a row of toilets seats mounted on a huge […]

Gandhi, Premchand are favourite authors in Jaipur Central Jail

Gandhi, Premchand are favourite authors in Jaipur Central Jail

JAIPUR: Increasing number of inmates of the Jaipur Central are finding a solace in the writings of Mahatma Gandhi and the novels of Munshi Premchand. The prison library has a collection of 4,900 books on religion, philosophy and history. But it is Mahatma Gandhi?s ?The Story of My Experiments with […]

City to host 10th Indian film festival of Bhubaneswar (IFFB)

City to host 10th Indian film festival of Bhubaneswar (IFFB)

Film Society of Bhubaneswar will host the 10th Indian film festival of Bhubaneswar (IFFB) from January 24-30 focusing is on contemporary Indian cinema. The festival will have different sections including retrospective, a selection of Master Indian Film Makers, a jury led student competition section, a focus on contemporary German Cinema. […]