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Tuesday, July 25, 2017


Puri temple would be repaired before Nabakalebar, Union minister Naik assures LS

Bhubaneswar: The ongoing conservation work at Puri Jagannath temple would be completed before the Nabakalebar festival in July 2015, assured Union culture and tourism minister Shripad Yesso Naik on Tuesday to the Lok Sabha, sources said. The Archaeological Survey of India, which is monitoring the 12th century temple and is carrying on the repair, renovation and conservation measures has set...

New York museum pays tribute to Om Puri

New York: Veteran Indian actor Om Puri was honoured by a renowned museum here for his contribution to cinema through a special tribute that showcased clips from some of his finest films and highlighted the actor's journey from a theatre student to one of the most prominent actors. The tribute featuring Puri, 63 was held at the Museum of the...