Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said his government was not in favour of opening dance bars and would explore legal options after Supreme Court asked it to implement its order in this regard.
India News | Thursday November 26, 2015
The Supreme Court today directed the Maharashtra government to decide on applications seeking licences for dance bars within two weeks. The top court had earlier, on October 15, stayed a law passed by the Maharashtra assembly banning dance bars.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
When Monica was asked whether she would like to work in Bollywood, she said: "Ah, Bollywood, I can't say anything. I can't sing. I can't dance. But, I met Shah Rukh Khan once in Morocco and he is a really kind hearted man. I am glad that I met him and I have immense respect for him."
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 26, 2015
Taking a dim view of money sanctioned from Maharashtra Chief Minister's Relief Fund for a dance troupe's foreign tour at a time when a poor girl from Latur district committed suicide, the Shiv Sena has said it depicts "unhealthy mindset of the government".
India News | Agencies | Saturday October 24, 2015
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has come under attack for purportedly granting Rs 8 lakh from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for a government employees dance group's visit to Thailand.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 23, 2015
Songs and dances instead of rituals during festivals in public places should be stopped, the Bombay High Court said today while refusing permission to a cultural organisation to hold Chhat Puja on suburban Juhu beach.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
"He (Salman) has plans to launch him. There is time. It will take two to three years. Aahan is getting groomed. He is doing all that is required for him to do - dance, acting and other things - as an actor. He is learning a lot of things by travelling across the world," said Suniel
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday October 15, 2015
The controversial law banning dance bars in Maharashtra, which provided employment to thousands of women, was put on hold by the Supreme Court today.
Indians Abroad | Written by Radhika Iyer | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Anna Maria, a resident of London, has learnt how to drape the traditional Indian six-yard saree. The 28-year-old paired the Bengal Cotton saree with sneakers to make dancing easy for London's big Diwali bash.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 11, 2015
"Winning two dance reality shows is a big thing. The fact that I am the first professional dancer to win Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa gives me immense pleasure. My favourite performance of the season was on the song Main Hoon Hero Tera," said Faisal Khan
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 11, 2015
Faisal shot to fame after winning the show Dance India Dance Li'l Masters in 2012. He became equally popular for his role in the TV show Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap, in which he played the young Maharana Pratap
World News | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Tuesday September 29, 2015
Every evening, 20-year-old Anita Tamang dances at a sleazy bar in Kathmandu. She has been working here for the last two months, ever since she came to the Nepalese capital looking for work.
India News | mid-day.com | Tuesday September 29, 2015
As soon as we reach the bungalow in Borivli where Radhe Maa had been given the entire fifth floor by her follower, Sanjeev Gupta, we are asked to tie a handkerchief on our heads. When we asked why we should cover our heads, Radhe tells us, "This is not for me, but to pay respect to Devi Mata as this is her temple."
Cities | Written by Tazeen Qureshy | Tuesday September 15, 2015
In a rare move, the Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar has included Odissi dance in their BTech curriculum, the first IIT institution to include the classical dance form in its course.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
"I'm really looking forward to step into Karan's shoes and enjoy some spectacular performances along with Shahid and the other judges. I worship dance and hold it in high regard. I have sampled some awesome performances on this season of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and not to mention, some great entertainment by Karan and Shahid"
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 27, 2015
At a media interaction for the 'Girl Rising: A Global Campaign For Girls' Education in India', Alia said: "I would love to be one. Like a dance teacher or acting teacher, but not a History or Geography teacher."
AmitojSingh | Saturday August 22, 2015
Too often they say 'Cricket is a funny game'. Too often they say 'anything can happen'. Not often enough do they try to read, see, hear and find what a realist would want to hear - That there must have been something that caused it? So did India's stunning comeback on day 3 of the Colombo Test have an explanation or did it just happen?
Goa News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 17, 2015
Nine night clubs in Goa's Calangute village have been closed by the district administration after police reports claimed that the clubs were being run as "dance bars".
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
A First Information Report or FIR was registered against self-styled godwoman Radhe Maa after a woman accused her of instigating her in-laws, who are her followers, to demand dowry.
NDTVSports | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Irfan Pathan earned praises from television dance reality show judges on 'debut' as he began his journey from a discarded India cricketer to a dancer.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 1, 2015
"These movies are not related to dance, they have different stories," said Dharmesh
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 25, 2015
A vocal concert by eminent Carnatic singer M Balamuralikrishna, a group dance of 'Kuchipudi', a scintillating laser show and a colourful and pious 'arti' were some of the highlights of the concluding events of the Godavari 'Maha Pushkaram' in Andhra Pradesh tonight.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
Bengalis' penchant for art, music and culture was on display in Houston as dance, music and literary discussions took centre stage at a convention in Houston that drew community members from Canada and India besides the US.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Salman Khan was promoting Bajrangi Bhaijaan on TV show Dance India Dance 5