GST Council recommends relief in GST on Circus, Dance and Theatrical Performances Threshold Exemption under GST for admission to such cultural and sports events in the country increased from Rs. 250 to Rs. 500 per person. In its Meeting held on 18th January, 2018, the GST Council has recommended that forRead More
Legendary vocalist Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, who enthralled generations of connoisseurs with his renditions of Hindustani classical music, passed away at a city hospital on Monday after a prolonged illness.
A recipient of Bharat
PM Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said a commemorative event to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda is being planned to be held in Chicago where he had earned accolades for
Eminent Mohinyattam exponent Kalamandalam Hemalatha has entered the Guinness Book of World Record for the' longest dance marathon.'
Hemalatha set the mark, erasing the record of Hyderabad- based Vettikotta Yadagiri, through her 123-hour
A recently released report on ‘Caste’ by the Hindu American Foundation, a body of (mostly first generation) American citizens of Indian origin, has unleashed a raging controversy in India and the US
Surpassing all the previous pilgrim arrival records, Vaishnodevi yatra has set a new milestone this year as over 82.34 lakh pilgrims thronged the cave-shrine located in Trikuta hills in Jammu and Kashmir.
The grand and glittering centuries-old zari-making craft of Surat district in Gujarat has been granted Geographical Indication (GI) status, protecting it against infringement.
"The Geographical Indication office in Chennai has accorded GI status
Floral tributes were today paid to revolutionary freedom fighter Chittaranjan Das in the Central Hall of Parliament on his 140th birth anniversary.
Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar, Union Ministers, MPs and former MPs
Looking forward to his visit to India, US President Barack Obama has greeted the Indian people on Diwali. In a message to Indian people celebrating the festival of lights the US President
Diwali is being celebrated across the country with traditional fervour and gaiety. People are celebrating it through festive fireworks, lights, flowers, sharing of sweets, and gifts. Newly painted houses have been illuminated