Monthly Archives: October 2015

Narendra Modi’s Olympics-style welcome in UK

Narendra Modi

Share itFacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedinemail Thursday, October 22, 2015 Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Olympics-style welcome planned at the iconic Wembley Stadium here during his maiden visit next month has attracted an “overwhelming” response, with over 60,000 applying for the free tickets and prompting organisers to release a limited number of extra tickets from…

Curry King Lord Ghulam Noon passes away

Share itFacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedinemail Sir Gulam Noon: UK’s  Curry King talks to Vijay Rana London, 21-02-2010 He buys Mahatma Gandhi’s letters and other memorabilia from all over the world and donates them to the government of India. He owns the earliest surviving painting of MF Husain and a collection of more than…

Gandhi’s birthday observed in London

Share itFacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedinemail     Gandhi’s Birthday in London, 2nd October 2015, was marked by a ceremony in Tavisctock Square, where a remarkable statue of Mahatma Gandhi stands. It was attended by more than 300 people, including many community leaders. Here is the address by Ranjan Mathai, the High Commissioner of India….

Global Handwashing Day celebrated in Renaissance School, Bulandshahr

Share itFacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedinemail                   Handwashing with soap is estimated to reduce incidents of diarrhea by 30% and respiratory infections by 21% in children under the age of five.  Hand washing with soap is extremely effective and the most inexpensive way to prevent diarrhea…