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  • 20-Jun-2018
  • 3 MoUs signed and 6 at an advanced stage under 'Adopt a Heritage' Scheme: Culture Ministry

    The Ministry of Culture has said that 'Adopt a Heritage' Scheme of the Government of India is making good progress.

    The scheme is being implemented by the Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Culture and Archaeological Survey of India. Secretary, Ministry of Culture, Shri Raghvendra Singh today said that under 'Adopt a Heritage' Scheme, three MoUs have already been signed and six are at an advanced stage and 31 more Adarsh Monuments are enlisted for coverage under the scheme. The Project aims to develop synergy among all partners to effectively promote responsible tourism

  • Anukreethy Vas From Tamil Nadu Crowned Femina Miss India 2018

    Anukreethy Vas, a 19-year-old Tamil Nadu college student, has been crowned Femina Miss India 2018 in a grand ceremony in Mumbai hosted by filmmaker Karan Johar and actor Ayushmann Khurrana.

    Anukreethy Vas, who was previously crowned fbb Colours Femina Miss Tamil Nadu, beat 30 contestants to bag the top honour in front of a judges panel that included Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar, who awarded Anukreethy Vas her crown.

  • 10-May-2018
  • 15th Asia-Media Summit Begins in New Delhi

    The 15th Asia Media Summit (AMS) has begun in New Delhi. Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Smriti Irani inaugurated the summit.

  • 02-May-2018
  • Legendary singer Asha Bhosle honored with PC Chandra Puraskar

    Legendary singer Asha Bhosle was honoured with 26th PC Chandra Puraskaar for her contribution in the field of Indian music.

  • 30-Apr-2018
  • Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Awards 2018 announced

    Bollywood actors Bhumi Pednekar, Sonam Kapoor and Akshay Kumar bagged the best actress and best actor awards respectively at the Dadasaheb Phalke awards, given by Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation, held in Mumbai.

  • 18-Apr-2018
  • Aditi Rao Hydari to recieve Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award for Bhoomi

    Aditi Rao Hydari will receive Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2018 for the Best Leading Lady (Critics Award) for her memorable performance in Bhoomi.

  • 01-Apr-2018
  • Shekhar Kapoor will head the jury for 65th National Film Awards

    Veteran director Shekhar Kapoor has been appointed as the chairman of central panel of the 65th National Film Awards. 

  • 03-Jan-2018
  • 171st Aradhanai Music Festival begins in Tamilnadu

    The 171st Aradhanai Music festival begins in Thiruvayiru , Tamilnadu.he festival was inaugurated by Governor Banwarilal Purohit.The main function of the festival is the choral singing of Thyagaraja’s five kritis in Ghana ragas.

  • 07-Dec-2017
  • UNESCO recognises Kumbh Mela 

    UNESCO has recognised the Kumbh Mela in India to the list of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.Kumbh Mela, considered the world's largest congregation of religious pilgrims, joins new elements from Botswana, Colombia, Venezuela, Mongolia, Morocco, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates on the list.

  • 06-Dec-2017
  • 10th Jaipur International Film Festival held 

    The 10th Jaipur International Film Festival will be held. A total of 120 films will be screened in the five day Festival beginning from January 6, 2018 at Golecha Cinema. 

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