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Earlier, Prasar Bharati CEO Shashi Shekhar had tweeted that he was in talks with the rights holders of Ramayan and resolving technical issues.
India lockdown: Doordarshan to bring back Ramayan and Mahabharat TV series as Indians stay home amidst coronavirus outbreak
Doordarshan plans to bring back Ramayan and Mahabharat TV series back as India faces unprecedented lockdown amidst coronavirus outbreak
PM Modi appeals to people of India to follow 'Janta curfew', celebrities come together to support the call to action.
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar starrer Prithviraj, which is slated to release in November 2020 has run into trouble with Karni Sena.
The paradox of MTV Roadies: Jury members lay claim to higher standards of propriety but their conduct betrays their moral bankruptcy
MTV Roadies judges mouth off platitudes and sermons but their own behaviour hardly conforms to the standards they hold their contestants to
Hollywood actor Tom Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson have tested positive for COVID-19 Coronavirus. Hanks took to Twitter to make the announcement regarding his diagnosis.
Supermodel Milind Soman has spoken about his experience in an RSS-run Shakha as a child in his memoir 'Made in India' and 'liberals' just couldn't handle it
Saudi-lover Bollywood entertainer Sonam Kapoor claims women are treated as ‘second-class citizens’ in India
Sonam Kapoor, who loses no opportunity to denigrate India, has once again insulted Indian culture ahead of International Women's Day on the 8th of March.
Actor Tusshar Kapoor cautions against one-sided reportage on Delhi’s anti-Hindu riots in international media, gets attacked by Islamists
Actor Tusshar Kapoor today took to Twitter to caution against one-sided reportage of anti-Hindu riots in New Delhi in the international media, Islamists weren't too happy.
Thappad, directed by abusive, anti-Hindu filmmaker Anubhav Sinha, bombs at box office: Here is how much it earned on Day 1
Despite having no competition from past or present either, Thappad barely made little over Rs 3 crore on Day 1
Live statistics and tracking of news related to COVID-19 coronavirus with focus on India.
Pakistan heaps praise on China amid Coronavirus pandemic, Imran Khan’s advisor says stranded students in Wuhan grateful to Pakistan for not evacuating them
The world has a lot to learn from China regarding the prevention and control of communicable diseases: Imran Khan’s adviser said
Authorities in Noida have decided to take over the Jaypee Sports City in order to house the migrants fleeing to UP from Delhi.
Coronavirus fight: Assam man offers to donate 4 acres of land to build a hospital for treatment of COVID-19 patients
Krishna Mahanta has written a letter to the Kaliabor Sub-Divisional Officer offering to donate land for COvid-19 hospital
Government and Policy
Centre directs States to seal borders and prevent outflux of migrant workers in the wake of coronavirus lockdown
Migrant workers who have violated lockdown guidelines and travelled to other states are to be kept under quarantine for 14 days.
Infosys employee Mujeeb Mohammad arrested for asking people to ‘spread the virus’ by sneezing in public, fired by the company
Although earlier Infosys said that it could be a case of mistaken identity, later they admitted he was their employee & fired him
PM Narendra Modi launches “Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund” to receive public donations for fight against Covid-19
This fund will enable micro-donations and large number of people will be able to contribute with smallest of denominations
Manufactured crisis? Delhi govt cut electricity and water supply of migrant workers, told them buses were waiting for them at UP border
Essentially, it seems like the Delhi government manufactured a crisis and forced migrant workers to flock to the UP border amidst Coronavirus lockdown
Ramayana in the digital age: The first episode crashes Doordarshan website, top searched in India on Google
As the first episode of Ramayan went live, Ramanand Sagar's Ramayana on Doordarshan become the top search on Google in India
Abu Khalid al-Hindi who attacked Sikhs in Afghanistan was one Mohammed Sajid from Kasargod ISIS module, Kerala: Here is all you need to know
Terrorist who attacked Sikhs in Afghanistan was one Mohammed Sajid Kuthirummal who had escaped from Kasargod, Kerala in 2015 to join ISIS