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It is proposed to include Yoga within the ambit of charitable purpose under Section 2(15) of the Income-tax Act,more than 100 members of Congress asked the FBI to track hate crimes against Sikhs, PTI Photo Top News Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated all sports lovers across India on the occasion of National Sports Day and expressed hope that sports and sportsmanship will always shine in the society.The Prime Minister also paid tributes to the legendary hockey player Dhyan Chand On the eve of National Sports Day the Prime minister met Rio Olympic champions silver medallist P V Sindhu bronze medallist Sakshi Malik and gymnast Dipa Karmakar at his residence in New Delhi on Sunday Healso met ace shooter Jitu Rai Khel Ratna awardees Dhyan Chand awardees Dronacharya awardees and Tenzing Norgay awardees Later after the meeting the Prime Minister tweeted that every Indian is proud of them adding that a major role in the success of every athlete is the perseverance of their coaches On Sunday the Prime Minister began his 23rd edition of the Mann ki Baat programme byoffering his tributes to thehockey wizardMajor Dhyan Chand ahead of his birth anniversary which is celebrated as ‘National Sports Day’ throughout the country “I offer my tributes to Dhyan Chand ji and wish to remind you all about his invaluable contribution” PM Modi said WATCH VIDEO “He played a pivotal role in helping India win Hockey Gold Medals in Olympic Games of 1928 1932 and 1936 All of us cricket lovers know Bradman’s name very well He had complimented Dhyan Chand ji by saying that ‘he scores goals like runs’ Dhyan Chand ji was a living example of sportsman spirit and nationalism”he added For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Published: March 9 2017 6:52 pm Top News E T Mohammed Basheer an Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) member today claimed in Lok Sabha that three women village heads (sarpanch) from Kerala were allegedly stopped from attending Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s event at Gandhinagar for wearing hijab (veil) The claim was immediately refuted by two ministers who said it was “wrong” Raising the issue during Zero Hour in the Lok Sabha Basheer said three women sarpanches from Kerala had gone to Gandhinagar to attend the Swachh Shakti 2017 – a Convention of Women Sarpanches which was addressed by Modi in Gandhinagar yesterday Women sarpanches from across the country had been invited for the event Basheer said the three women were first stopped as they were wearing the hijab but after engaging in an argument with security personnel they were allowed to attend the event but only on the condition that they have to remove their hijab He said the women protested against the move and were let in on the condition that they would sit in the last row “It took 45 minutes for these women to get into the venue The PM should apologise to the nation” Basheer said Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi denied any such incident saying it is “contrary to facts” and the government does “differentiate anyone on the lines of caste creed or religion” “This is wrong and baseless” Naqvi said Narendra Singh Tomar Minister of Drinking Water said the claim made by the MP has “no relation with reality People are being misguided” He said a women identified as Shalini Rajput did try to meet the Prime Minister by attempting to break the security cordon She was stopped by the security personnel For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Divya A | New Delhi | Updated: April 18 2016 7:36 am Army personnel prepare a pontoon bridge at the banks of holy river of Kshipra as a part of preparations for Simhastha Maha Kumbh in Ujjain on Wednesday PTI Photo Top News The UnionCulture Ministry will allocate about Rs 100 crore for the Simhastha Mahakumbh which begins in Ujjain on April 22 officials said This will be the biggest budget allocation from the ministry for the Kumbh till date they said Around 6 crore people are expected to attend the Simhastha Mahakumbh a month-long religious festival held once every 12 years with Prime Minister Narendra Modi expected to attend at least one event this time Share This Article Related Article Tourism and Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma told The Indian Express “The Mahakumbh is immensely important for the government While the state government is doing its bit we will organise a simultaneous month-long cultural show called Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav (RSM) on the sidelines More than 3000 artistes from across the country have been invited to perform on four stages at the venue The event will be documented on canvas by 300 artists who will hold a mega exhibition of their works in Delhi after the festival” Sharma added “Not just the Culture Ministry the other two ministries under me (Tourism and Civil Aviation) are also majorly involved in the Ujjain event While Civil Aviation is extending full support we will also use the opportunity to promote tourism” However officials said that diverting as much as Rs 100 crore for one event could affect allocations for the other organisations Out of the ministry’s budget allocation of Rs 2500 crore for 2016-17 Rs 400 crore has been collectively earmarked for cultural organisations functioning under the ministry such as the Sangeet Natak Akademi Lalit Kala Akademi Sahitya Akademi and Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts The remaining Rs 2100 crore is allocated for Archaeological Survey of India museums libraries and various centenary celebrations A joint secretary in the ministry said “A few weeks ago the minister had expressed displeasure at many organisations under the ministry ‘promoting their own coterie of popular artistes’ by organising their shows regularly at public expense He wants to cut down on their budget I think the Mahakumbh budget is a step in that direction” There will be three shahi snans during the spiritual event when lakhs will descend to take a holy dip in the Kshipra Apart from four-laning of roads and construction of flyovers the government also plans to renovate temples ensure electrification and complete beautification work Special trains and buses will also be organised said officials A Simhastha mobile app and a website have been launched they said “Several international artistes have also been invited to perform” said an official However Madhya Pradesh Transport Minister Bhupendra Singh who is in charge of Ujjain district told The Indian Express that the state government has not sought any money from the Centre for the Kumbh “Maybe the Chief Minister (Shivraj Singh Chouhan) asked for funds but I am not privy to it’’ he said The state government has already spent Rs 3400 crore on the event with the total expected to reach Rs 5000 crore he added In a recent press release the state government had said it has already spent Rs 3183 crore on 487 kumbh-related works including construction of roads bridges and flyovers and for providing electricity water and medical facilities at the venue spread over 3061 hectares The congregation held in 2004 which drew around 2 crore devotees cost only Rs 262 crore News playlist: With inputs from Milind GhatwaiBhopal For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Associated Press | Updated: April 14 2014 3:18 pm Top News The man who killed six people and injured four others at a gurdwara in Wisconsin was actively using the Internet to become more radical in his white supremacist beliefs in the months before the shooting rampageaccording to a recently unsealed FBI warrant The court document shows federal agents quickly collected evidence of Wade Michael Pages Internet connections with white power groups The documents say Page became increasingly interested in conspiracy theories and videos online The warrant doesnt say what Page was viewingbut that it disturbed his girlfriendMisty Cook Page40and Cook32were active 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Munshi Ram completed the construction and subsequently withdrew the plea on May 1, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday as she inaugurated 15 Indian-assisted development projects in this country worth .On the last day of her Bangladesh visit Swaraj lit the ceremonial lamp to mark the opening of the sprawling new chancery complex of the Indian High Commission at Dhaka The new mission complex at Dhaka’s Baridhara diplomatic enclave includes the high commission that was previously operating from a house in the Gulshan area of the city During the ceremony she also launched 15 development projects being funded by India in Bangladesh which officials said have been planned as per the country’s geographical spread socio-economic benefits and priorities “India is following a policy of neighbours first and among the neighbours Bangladesh is foremost” Swaraj said at the function describing bilateral relations as having gone beyond a strategic partnership She said the relations between the neighbours are now outstanding and that both countries are working to resolve these irritants in the spirit of “friendly relations and with right intention” She did not specify the nature of the issues but the water sharing of common rivers particularly the Teesta has long been pending between the two neighbours “I can assure you we [both countries] will solve all irritants with sincerity” she said She said Bangladesh comes first among all of India’s neighbours as part of the neighbourhood policy adopted by her government She also referred to the peaceful solution of the land boundary as well as maritime boundary issues The development projects worth about USD 87 million are in the areas of education health care information technology water supply and social welfare They include installation of 11 water treatment plants in southwestern coastline of Pirozpur to benefit some 150000 people 36 community clinics and reconstruction of Dhaka’s historic Ramna Kali Temple which was destroyed by invading Pakistani troops in the 1971 liberation war Bangladesh’s Foreign Minister A H Mahmood Ali Health Minister Mohamad Nasim and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s political affairs adviser H T Imam among others were also present at the ceremony The new chancery complex has been constructed on a 5-acre plot of land Apart from the chancery the complex consists of the residence of the Indian High Commissioner a housing block a sports complex and a multipurpose recreation hall The staff members of the high commission shifted to the housing block in 2004 and the chancery started functioning from its new premises from October last year Swaraj arrived in Bangladesh yesterday for the annual meeting of the India-Bangladesh Joint Consultative Commission with her counterpart A H Mahmood Ali “We are both determined to protect our societies from the threat of ideologies of hate violence and terror by adopting a zero tolerance policy and a comprehensive approach in fighting violent extremism and terrorism at all levels” Swaraj said after talks with Ali “We discussed the common challenges that we are faced with today One such challenge is that of terrorism extremism and radicalisation and we will continue to fight this scourge together and along with other like-minded countries” she said Swaraj returned to New Delhi today wrapping up her two-day Dhaka visit her second since assuming office in 2014 For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Published: November 14 2015 9:59 pm President Pranab Mukherjee Related News Strongly condemning the terrorist attack in Paris President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday called it a “senseless act of violence” perpetrated against the open society of France Mukherjee in his message to French President Francois Hollande expressed his heartfelt condolences “The people of India stand by the people of France in this hour of grief We pray for the families that have lost loved ones and all others affected by these senseless acts of violence against the open society of France Share This Article Related Article “India strongly condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations We believe that there can be no justification for such cowardly acts India believes that all disputes and differences must be resolved through peaceful means” the President said He said the terror events of the last night in the French capital are a grim reminder that the world must come together to address comprehensively and urgently the scourge of terrorism its perpetrators and also those who support or harbour them “I heard with sorrow and disbelief the news of the deadly attacks in Paris last night in which so many innocent lives were cruelly extinguished Please accept my heartfelt condolences” he wrote to Hollande At least 128 people were killed in a series of coordinated attacks by Islamic State suicide bombers and gunmen in Paris at a concert hall restaurants and the national sports stadium For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Sakshi Dayal | Gurgaon | Updated: August 17 2016 1:18 pm The kabaddi tournament was organised to promoteinter-caste unity in Gurgaon’s Chakkarpur village Express photo Top News What began as a kabaddi tournament to promote inter-caste unity in Gurgaon ended in violence after a Dalit team started outperforming a team of Yadavs The latter allegedly assaulted the Dalits threatened them with country-made guns and hurled derogatory abuses before police arrived In the violence that unfolded over 10 people were injured the most serious injuries being an arm fracture sustained by 24-year-old Yogender and a head injury sustained by 32-year-old Vijender Both of them are recovering at Uma Sanjeevani Hospital in Gurgaon An FIR has been lodged at Sector 29 police station against eight members of the Yadav community after they allegedly assaulted members of the Dalit team during the “friendly” kabaddi tournament in Gurgaon’s Chakkarpur village Monday said police The tournament involved a competition between teams from various villages and castes including Dalits Yadavs Jats Gurjars Banias and Agrawals among others It was held at the Government Senior Secondary School in the village and over 30 teams from across Delhi-NCR participated “The Yadav team was actually from Sikandarpur but members of the Yadav caste from our village… were also supporting them During the match when it looked like we were going to win the Yadavs from our village got angry and became violent and other participants and spectators from their caste also got involved” said Bitto Singh a member of the Dalit team “They hit our players and even people who intervened got beaten up They also hurled caste abuses at us and fired shots in the air from their desi kattas to scare us” he added After the shots were allegedly fired people started fleeing the scene said a local hawker “We were standing outside and selling food to the spectators when people started running… they said someone had fired shots so we also ran… ” he said A complaint has been filed at the Sector 29 police station under sections 147 (rioting) 149 (offence by member of unlawful assembly) 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) 325 (voluntarily causing grievous hurt) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code as well as sections 25 54 and 59 of the Arms Act and sections 3 33 and 89 of the SC/ST Act “No arrests have been made yet The matter is being investigated”said ASI Kanwar Singh Dalit residents of the village claimed that such clashes between members of the lower caste and Yadavs are not uncommon in the area However local MCG councillor Sunil Yadav claimed the tournament had led to the altercation and caste had nothing to do with it “The competition was organised by the residents of the village… It had nothing to do with caste If there were teams with members from only one caste that’s just coincidence” he said Yadav added “The argument happened like it does in any game played by youngsters and it just went a little overboard Some people may try to give it a caste angle but there is nothing like that This is a peaceful village and will continue to be one” For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top Newsmay have on financial outcomes.when this does happen total household wealth is lower, They added that the minimum temperatures were expected to hover around 15 degrees Celsius for another two to three days.

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