Book of postcards for Kalam

New Delhi , July 27

In a touching tribute to former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on his first death anniversary, an illustrative book with hundreds of handwritten postcards were released here on Wednesday.

Two Indians among Magsaysay awardees

New Delhi , July 27

Carnatic music exponent T.M. Krishna and social activist Bezwada Wilson are two Indians who have been conferred the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award for this year.

Customs, traditions have to pass legal and constitutional test as well: SC

New Delhi , July 26

The Supreme Court on Tuesday stressed that customs and traditions have to pass a legal and constitutional test, telling Tamil Nadu which held 'Jallikattu' (bull fighting) was a 5,000-year-old sport and should not be stopped for being allegedly cruel to the bull, that child marriage was also an age-old tradition before it was outlawed.

National Museum gets head -- with Ayodhya connection -- after a year

New Delhi , July 26

Buddha Rashmi Mani, a former Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) official who had led a team that excavated the Ramjanmabhoomi-Babri Masjid site in 2003, has been appointed the director general of the National Museum. The post has been vacant for a year after the abrupt transfer of Venu Vasudevan last April.

Two Indians among Magsaysay awardees

New Delhi , July 27

Carnatic music exponent T.M. Krishna and social activist Bezwada Wilson are two Indians who have been conferred the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award for this year.

It's Harry Potter all the way

New Delhi , July 27

As a new Harry Potter will appear on bookshelves after nine years, avid fans are leaving no stone unturned to welcome the much anticipated eighth saga.

Kolkata teenager's death: Police look for answers

Kolkata , July 26

The Kolkata Police on Tuesday continued to look for answers to the mysterious death of a teenager at the apartment complex parking of well-known writer Amit Chaudhuri even as chorus continued to grow demanding justice for the youth.

Season 2 of Sula Sessions to begin from July 30

Gurgaon , July 26

Sula Vineyards in association with BAJAAO Entertainment is set to begin the second season of their live music platform, Sula Sessions here with its first gig to be held on July 30.