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Left-ruled Tripura makes yoga must for students

Left-ruled Tripura makes yoga must for students

AGARTALA: Tripura will become the second state after Gujarat to make yoga compulsory in schools. The state on Wednesday announced that yoga would be mandatory for students for students studying in Classes I to VIII from the new academic session beginning on January 1. “We will introduce yoga in phases. In the first phase, 100 […]

Indian-origin cancer expert Harpal Singh Kumar knighted by the Queen

Indian-origin cancer expert Harpal Singh Kumar knighted by the Queen

Cancer expert Harpal Singh Kumar, whose parents fled to India from Pakistan during partition and later moved to Britain, on Thursday received a knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II for his “influential” work in the annual New Year’s Honours list that includes several other Indian-origin individuals. Cambridge and Harvard-educated Kumar, 50, is the chief executive officer […]

Indian Muslims declare Ramdev’s products Haram

Indian Muslims declare  Ramdev’s products Haram

Post-fatwa, Ramdev aide says firm has 5,000 Muslims DEHRADUN: A day after a fatwa was issued by a Tamil Nadu-based Muslim organisation against Patanjali products alleging that they were made using cow urine, Acharya Balkrishna, yoga guru Ramdev’s top associate, lashed out “at those who are against the economic development of the country and its […]

Rambhau Swami: The Fire Yogi of Tanjore

Rambhau Swami: The Fire Yogi of Tanjore

The Fire Yogi is a 47 minute documentary exploring a Yogi who has the extraordinary ability to use a unique breathing technique to get into union with Fire. This documentary portrays a rare and unusual Fire Ritual performed by the Yogi and the subsequent chemical analysis of his clothing & physical tests that examine this […]

Angkor Wat Temple is Larger and More Complex Than Thought Earlier

Angkor Wat Temple is Larger and More Complex Than Thought Earlier

An archaeological research team has made a series of groundbreaking discoveries about the historical site of Angkor, including evidence of a more evenly spaced population, defensive reinforcements around Angkor Wat, and a huge spiraled structure that “defies explanation.” Archaeologist Roland Fletcher, who headed the team of experts from the University of Sydney, the French School […]

Government’s Education Policy Will Transform India

Government’s Education Policy Will Transform India

It uses a fruitful combination of online portals supported by on-site focus discussions. In September 2015, member states of the United Nations adopted the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as the basic framework for improving the well being of the planet’s citizens. SDG4 proposes equal and inclusive education for all. It is an ambitious goal, […]

Madrassa in Agra Teaches Sanskrit to Inculcate Values of Tolerance

Madrassa in Agra Teaches Sanskrit to Inculcate Values of Tolerance

Located in the outskirts of Agra city, Moin-ul-Islam madrassa is the only Islamic educational institution in the country, where girls and boys of both Hindu and Muslim community are taught Sanskrit and Arabic languages. Nearly nine kilometers away from heart of city in Deoretha-I area, the madrassa which promotes co-education system, has more than 400 […]

Rs 200 cr scam behind Delhi’s odd-even scheme?

Rs 200 cr scam behind Delhi’s odd-even scheme?

New Delhi, Dec 30: Bhartiya Aam Aadmi Parivar (BAAP), a break away group from Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday alleged a Rs 200 crore scam behind the Arvind Kejriwal government’s odd-even scheme in the national capital. Addressing a press conference here, BAAP leader Rudra Kumar alleged that a senior AAP leader took commissions from […]

From January, Temples In Tamil Nadu Will Not Allow Entry To Devotees Wearing Leggings And Skirts

From January, Temples In Tamil Nadu Will Not Allow Entry To Devotees Wearing Leggings And Skirts

You could keep the faith but still not allowed entry into temples in Tamil Nadu from 1 January, 2016 if you’re dressed in denim pants, leggings and skirts. According to Times Now, Tamil Nadu’s Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department (HR & CE) has issued a notice to all temples, based on an earlier High […]

What Is The True Meaning Of Education

What Is The True Meaning Of Education

A gang of thieves entered a bank to rob it. They made the employees stand facing the wall with their hands on the wall. After emptying the bank vaults, they started taking the valuables such as cash, watch and phones that the employees were carrying with them. One of the employees, on noticing what is […]

Ek Omkar Satnam

Ek Omkar Satnam

Ek Omkar Satnam He is one. He is omkar, the supreme truth. He is the creator, beyond fear, beyond rancour. His is the timeless form. Never born, self-creating. He is attained by the guru’s grace There is one reality, truth is only one: Ek Omkar Satnam. And, says Nanak,the name of this one is Omkar. […]

Malayalam University sheds colonial hangover at its first convocation

Malayalam University sheds colonial hangover at its first convocation

KOCHI: As its first batch of students received their degree certificates recently, the Thunchath Ezhuthachan University aka Malayalam University held its head high singing Keralamennu Kettaalo, Thilakkanam Chora Namukku Njarambukalil. The unique platform of education launched in Malappuram in 2012, to encourage Malayalam studies among the State’s youth, had 98 students passing out in its […]