RELIGIOUS LEADER

  • Sri Sri Ravi Shankar holds peace dialogue with Iraqi religious leaders July 11, 2014

    Boone: Deeply perturbed by the ethnic violence in Iraq, Indian spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has met senior Iraqi religious leaders in the US and said that dialogue is the only way to establish longterm peace in the wartorn country. At the 'Art of Living Retreat' at the scenic...
  • Religious leaders join the chorus for 'Narendra Modi as PM' April 27, 2013

    Haridwar: Joining the chorus for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister are saints now. Modi, who shared the stage with yoga guru Baba Ramdev in Haridwar, said no riots have taken place in the state since he became the Chief Minister in 2002. It was an event almost...
  • AP: Religious leader arrested for alleged 'hate speech' January 15, 2013

    Hyderabad: A religious leader was on Monday arrested in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh for allegedly delivering a "hate speech." Mirchowk police in old city here had registered a criminal case against Swami Kamalanand Bharathi, the president of Devalaya (temple) Parirakshana Samithi, on January 10 following a complaint lodged by...
  • Religious leaders join hands for diabetes awareness November 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Leaders of different faiths have come forward to spread awareness on diabetes in the national capital ahead of the World Diabetes Day on Nov 14. Prominent religious structures, such as Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple, Jama Masjid, Sacred Heart Church and Bangla Sahib Gurdwara will be lit in blue to...
  • Iranborn writer "kills" ayatollah in novel July 26, 2011

    Spain: Nairi Nahapetian gets her own back on the Iranian regime which forced her into exile by writing a novel about the murder of a powerful religious leader. Nahapetian returned to Iran as a journalist in 2005 but says that she had to turn to fiction to fully describe the...
  • 'Sai Baba recovering, might be home in 2 weeks' April 16, 2011

    Puttaparthi: Hours after former TTD board chairman DK Audikesavulu Naidu had held Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust responsible for the present condition of Sathya Sai Baba, the trust came out with a statement on Saturday that Baba was recovering fast and would be shifted to his own residence in about...
  • NBW issued against Bangalore blasts accused June 19, 2010

    Bangalore: Abdul Naser Madani has been served with a nonbailable warrant in connection with the Bangalore 2008 blasts. The radical religious leader is trying to get an anticipatory bail. ...