International Yoga Day
Health  /  Published 28.01.20

Lifestyle cure: Yoga

Yoga, which has been practised in India for more than 2,000 years, is derived from the Sanskrit word meaning “yoke”, a peaceful union of the body and mind. One of our most popular cultural exports...
By Dr Gita Mathai in

India  /  Published 22.07.19

Five-year Yoga Day bill: Rs 114 crore

The ministry of AYUSH has spent Rs 114 crore celebrating the International Day of Yoga between 2015 and 2020, an RTI reply has revealed.In its reply, the ministry informed this website that it spent R...
By in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 19.07.19

Modi regime's biggest casualty: civil society

Today, the sense of inevitability and the inexorableness of the Narendra Modi regime are obvious. It is strange to observe people recognizing a touch of Modi in them and confessing, almost quietly, th...
By Shiv Visvanathan in

India  /  Published 21.06.19

Yoga Day: Some tweets prod Modi on Bihar child deaths

By Manashi Sengupta in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.06.19

Yoga, yogi, yogasana

Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not look like the kind of person who would make a habit of bending backwards. The same, however, cannot be said of his likeness. Every morning since June 5, between 8...
By Upala Sen in

India  /  Published 21.06.19

Fitness test for yoga first-timers in Ranchi

Dhurwa, which had in July 2002 gained notoriety for a domicile-related clash that claimed three lives, on Friday witnessed the assembly of over 40,000 people cutting across caste, community and religi...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

India  /  Published 21.06.19

Struggles & selfies in space-time continuum

Thankfully it had rained all night. The pleasant weather gave me some motivation to go and join the one-day “yogis” at the Mohan Ahuja Stadium in Northern Town who were more concerned about their ...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpdur

India  /  Published 21.06.19

Yoga day fervour in Jharkhand in full stretch

Sanjeev Kumar Verma of The Telegraph speaks to Patna-based yoga expert Dharm Vijay, who spent over a dozen years at the Bihar School of Yoga, about the benefits of some of the asanas Prime Minister Na...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Ranchi

India  /  Published 21.06.19

Yoga push beyond the spotlight

Prabhat Tara ground, where the International Yoga Day event featuring Prime Minister Narendra Modi was held, may have been the cynosure of all eyes on Friday but many residents of the capital also did...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 21.06.19

Healthy spirit prevails on Yoga Day in Assam

People from all walks of life in Assam on Friday joined the rest of the country to celebrate the fifth International Day of Yoga. Business establishments, government offices and educational institutio...
By A staff reporter in Guwahati


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