Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 10, 2014
The "Hornbill Festival", which was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 1, concluded this evening with 17 Naga tribes performing the 'Unity Dance' at the picturesque Naga Heritage village, Kisama some 12 km from the state capital.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from Agencies) | Monday November 17, 2014
More than 200 supporters of Prime Minister Narendra Modi traveled 11 hours by train from Melbourne to hear him speak at Sydney's Olympic Park today. They danced and chanted slogans on the train, being called the 'Modi Express.'
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Eleven people, including six women, were arrested today for allegedly indulging in obscene dance on the premises of a plastic manufacturing unit at Katedan in Hyderabad, police said.
India | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday September 10, 2014
A lawmaker of the ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh says she wants Muslims barred from the "Garba" or a Gujarati dance festival to be held in several northern states in October.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Friday August 1, 2014
An Indian man and a Pakistani psychiatrist are among four persons who were indicted in New York on charges of human trafficking and hiring female dancers in India and forcing them into prostitution and making them dance at nightclubs.
India | Written by Radhika Bordia | Thursday July 24, 2014
Celebrated American born Indian Bharatnatyam dancer, Justin McCarthy explores the intrinsic connection between a dancer and the cloth. Beguiled by the beauty of the way a sari is draped around the waist, he believes the cloth reflects the way a dance...
Deepu M Kurup | Monday June 23, 2014
Teriya, who hails from Rudrapur, in Nepal, defeated Hardik Ruparel, Anushka Chetri and Sadhwin Shetty in the grand finale
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday June 13, 2014
A year after the Supreme Court cancelled a ban on dance bars in Mumbai, the Maharashtra government has passed a law to continue the ban on dance bars across the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 13, 2014
Maharashtra Assembly today passed a Bill to extend the ban on dance performances at high-end hotels and other public premises, bringing to end a protracted legal battle of the Goverment over the issue which had generated a heated debate on moral poli...
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday June 12, 2014
A year after the Supreme Court cancelled a ban on dance bars in Mumbai, the Maharashtra government wants to re-introduce a ban on dance bars in the state's capital.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 8, 2014
Senior Maharashtra ministers and the group leaders of parties in the state legislature yesterday discussed a proposal to amend the Dance Bar Prohibition Act to remove a legal lacuna on the ground of which the Supreme Court had struck down the ban on ...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 5, 2014
Many newly elected MPs today came to parliament in their traditional dresses including headgear, and one of them performed a traditional dance before entering the House.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 22, 2014
Nearly 45 per cent of women rescued from various prostitution rackets in Goa in the last four years are from Calangute village, a famous beach area which is the hub for tourists, according to a report.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday May 12, 2014
National Award winning dancer Guru Syed Sallauddin Pasha, who also holds a Guinness Book of World Record, was arrested here today for allegedly molesting a woman who teaches at his wife's dance centre, police said.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 7, 2014
India's biggest cultural festival in China got a colourful start in Shanghai today as hundreds of Chinese people attended a classical dance show by Indian artists.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 7, 2014
The Maharashtra government which was left red-faced after the Supreme Court quashed a ban on dance bars in the state, said in Mumbai today that it would bring an amended legislation to ban them during the Monsoon Session of the state legislature, whi...
India | Gunjan Jain | Saturday April 12, 2014
We've all been there, forgotten passwords and stared at computer screens, drawing a blank. But could this be the theme for a dance?
Ershad Kaleebullah | Friday April 11, 2014
We speak to Feroz Khan, a choreographer for Bollywood movies and judge on reality show Dance India Dance, to unearth how he used technology to change the way he works.
India | Written by Radhika Bordia | Friday March 21, 2014
At the Tergar monastery in Bodghaya, Bihar, the long queues are an indication of the event to follow - a rare performance of the Garchen Tscechu Cham, a sacred lama dance of the Kagyu Sect of Tibetan Budhism.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
Thousands of people in Ganjam district will skip voting on April 10 as the they will be away from their villages to participate in the seasonal folk dance festival 'Danda Nata'.