Rajinikanth to be bestowed with Dada Saheb Phalke award
The honour is considered India’s highest award in cinema.Actor Rajinikanth will be honoured with the 51st Dadasaheb Phalke Award, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar announced on Thursday. The honour is considered India’s highest award in cinema and is presented to the recipient for their “outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian cinema”. Javadekar announced the news on social media, congratulating Rajinikanth and thanking jury members Mohanlal, Asha Bhosle, Subhash Ghai and Biswajeet Chatterjee.
Bharatanatyam dancer Ananda Shankar Jayant on the three-day multi-arts festival Ramayana Kalpavrksam to begin in Hyderabad on March 31
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Police said the incident took place on March 27, when a group of persons forced a woman, who had entered the fort for sight-seeing, to remove her hijab; one of the perpetrators took a video of the incident and circulated it on social media platforms; police have warned the public against circulating the video further
With young and first-time voters showing a lack of interest to exercise their votes in elections, the Congress has launched the “Yuva Matha” campaign to attract youngsters to voting booths on May 10, the polling day of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly elections.
A video on the impact of hailstorms on the mango cultivation in Kolar district
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) launched a poster campaign with the slogan “Modi Hatao, Desh Bachao” on Thursday and banners in several languages have been put up across 22 states, the party’s national convener Gopal Rai said.
Three people died due to Covid-19 infection in Maharashtra on Wednesday, state health department officials informed. “A total of 483 new cases were recorded in the past 24 hours and the number of active cases in Maharashtra till March 29 is 2506,” officials said.
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh speaks at a conclave on the occasion of Ram Navami in New Delhi on March 30, 2023
At least 31 people died and 230 were rescued after a fire engulfed a ferry in the southern Philippines, authorities said Thursday. The Lady Mary Joy 3 was travelling from Zamboanga City on Mindanao Island to Jolo Island in Sulu province when the fire broke out.
Study finds large numbers of children surveyed in anganwadis in 2 T.N. districts, underweight, stunted
A study team, on finding that about 45% of children surveyed across 50 anganwadi centres in Tenkasi and Tirunelveli districts were underweight, has raised two serious concerns: the low daily spending of ₹1.60 per child, and the reduction in the quantity of complementary weaning food (CWF) served to children.
Residents in large areas of Idukki district are observing a dawn- to- dusk hartal on Thursday to protest the High Court order not to capture the rogue wild tusker Arikompan