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Explore Tokyo's culture during the 2020 Olympics   May 21, 1:06 pm
Tokyo, May 21 (ANI): The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has published the Tokyo Vision for Arts and Culture, a road map which will cover cultural policies leading up to the 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games in the Japanese capital.
Panagariya stresses on importance of job creation at NITI Aayog website launch  May 18, 5:01 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): Stressing on the importance of job creation in industry and services, the vice-chairman of the NITI Aayog, Arvind Panagariya, on Monday said that workers should have the opportunity to migrate to better paid jobs in the agriculture sector in order to share the prosperity of the economic growth.
Culture Minister Sharma opens calligraphy exhibition at National Museum  May 16, 1:32 pm
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Minister of State for Culture Dr. Mahesh Sharma has inaugurated an exhibition titled the 'Art of Calligraphy and Beyond: Arabic-Persian Inscriptions on Decorative Arts objects' at the National Museum here.
Johnny Depp puts dogs on 'lifesaving' flight out of Australia  May 15, 3:04 pm
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Johnny Depp has flown his dogs out of Australia, after the Minister for Agriculture threatened to euthanize them.
Mural paintings by youth seek to revive Kashmir's culture  May 12, 5:42 pm
Srinagar, May 12 (ANI): A group of youngsters have been drawing mural paintings on walls along Srinagar's streets in an attempt to promote and revive Kashmir's rich culture and traditions.
Rahul Gandhi says 'suit-boot' culture won't work  May 12, 4:31 pm
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday accused the NDA Government of 'snatching' the rights of farmers by diluting the clause for getting their consent to acquire the land.
Tulu Theatre Festival held in Delhi  May 11, 3:54 pm
New Delhi, May 11 (ANI): Delhi Tulu Siri organised 'Delhi Tulu Ranga Parba', a Tulu Theatre Festival, here yesterday.
Indian agriculture at cross roads: M.S. Swaminathan  May 11, 12:04 pm
Chennai, May 11 (ANI): Indian agriculture is at the cross roads, Dr. M.S. Swaminathan, father of India's first Green Revolution, has warned.
President Mukherjee inaugurates `Namaste Russia` festival in Moscow  May 11, 9:41 am
New Delhi, May 11 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee, currently on his four-day official visit to Russia, has inaugurated a festival of Indian Culture 'Namaste Russia' in Moscow.
Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan meets Mahesh Sharma  May 8, 11:17 pm
New Delhi, May 8 (ANI): A delegation led by the Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Mr Kentaro Sonoura, met the Union Minister of State for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma in New Delhi on Friday.
Iran bans 'homosexual, devil worshipping' hairstyles post branding them 'un-Islamic'  May 6, 2:36 pm
London, May 06 (ANI): In a bid to curb the influence of western culture on the nation, Iran has reportedly banned "homosexual" and "devil worshipping" hairstyles alongside tattoos, sunbed treatments and plucked eyebrows for men by deeming them "un-Islamic."
Kashmiri Pandits essential part of J-K culture: Nirmal Singh  May 5, 10:30 pm
Srinagar, May 5 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Tuesday said the Kashmiri Pandits return to the Valley, adding that their community is an essential part of the state's culture.
Mahesh Sharma inaugurates first ever Science Centre and Planetarium in Puducherry  May 3, 8:16 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma on Sunday inaugurated the first ever Science Centre and Planetarium in the Union Territory of Puducherry.
Mufti promises to ensure conducive conditions for Pandits' return  May 2, 5:12 pm
Ahmedabad, May 2 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed on Saturday asserted that Kashmiri Pandits are a part of collective culture of the state, adding that his government would ensure that the conditions are conducive for their return.
Congress calls for Haryana CM to sack Dhankar over controversial remarks   Apr 29, 5:09 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): The Congress party on Wednesday called for Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar to sack his Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar after the latter remarked that 'farmers who commit suicide are cowards'.
Dhankar's remark row: Congress slams BJP's 'arrogance of power'  Apr 29, 3:57 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): The Congress on Wednesday condemned Haryana Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar's remark that 'farmers who commit suicide are cowards' and said that arrogance of power' has got to the heads of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders.
Farmers' body RKMS condemns Haryana minister's remark  Apr 29, 1:17 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): The Rashtriya Kisan Mazdoor Sangathan on Wednesday said Haryana Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar's 'farmers who commit suicide are cowards' comment is uncalled for.
Sharad Yadav condemns Haryana minister's 'coward farmers commit suicide' remark  Apr 29, 12:52 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav on Wednesday condemned Haryana Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar's 'farmers who commit suicide are cowards' remark and emphasized that one should come out with long-term solutions to address their woes.
Agriculture Minister to visit quake hit areas of Bihar tomorrow  Apr 28, 9:41 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 28 (ANI): Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh, along with Health and Family Welfare Minister JP Nadda and Chemical and Fertilizer Minister Anant Kumar, will visit earthquake hit areas of Bihar tomorrow.
Tourism Minister announces financial assistance for tourism development in AP  Apr 26, 6:34 am
New Delhi, Apr. 26 (ANI): The Union Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation, Mahesh Sharma, visited the Indian Institute of Travel and Tourism in Nellore in Andhra Pradesh and announced a sum of Rs 50 crore for the development of tourism in Nellore over the next five years.
PM Modi reviews activities of Ministry of Culture  Apr 24, 9:42 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called for focused development of presentation material on how India has contributed to environment protection through the ages.
PM Modi vows to begin development in villages within 5 years  Apr 24, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday vowed to bring change and development to villages within five years, adding that a combination of budget and leadership will help achieve this goal.
China cracks down on strip shows in rural areas  Apr 24, 12:57 pm
Beijing, Apr.24 (ANI): The Ministry of Culture in China has recently stated that the organizers of strip shows in rural areas will be severely punished in order to restrain the illegal activities.
Gen VK Singh calls for multifaceted partnerships between Asia, Africa  Apr 21, 6:11 am
Jakarta, Apr. 21 (ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs General (retired) VK Singh on Monday called for Asia and Africa to develop multifaceted partnerships, stating that the two continents have common links of commerce, culture and religion.
Delhiites get glimpses of rich culture of Northeast   Apr 18, 9:05 am
New Delhi, Apr. 18 (ANI): "Songs and Dances of the North East festival", a day-long event at Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in New Delhi was inaugurated by President Pranab Mukherjee.