Browse by
Month
Date

Major News and Events of 01 March 2017

What Happened on 01 March 2017


01 March 2017 Current Events Vidya Balan Supports Gurmehar Kaur

While many personalities from the Sports and Bollywood fraternity have criticised Gurmehar Kaur for her post against the ABVP student organisation, Vidya Balan when asked in an interview said that everyone's individuality should be respected and she does not want to comment further as everyone has the freedom to express themselves. Apart from Vidya, the other Bollywood stars who have expressed their support to Gurmehar are Javed Akhtar, Pooja Bhatt, Shirish Kunder and Vishal Dadlani.


Sakshi Maharaj Doesn't Agree with PM Modi, says Graveyards are not Required

After disagreeing with prime minister Narendra Modi on his recent remark of equal focus to be put in construction of both graveyards and crematoriums, Sakshi Maharaj on Tuesday said that there is no need of graveyards in India and all Indians should be cremated.

He further claimed that even in Islamic countries, there is no tradition of constructing graveyards and they believe in cremation of the bodies. Construction of too many graveyards will lessen the space for agricultural activities, he said.


Vidya Balan Supports Gurmehar Kaur

While many personalities from the Sports and Bollywood fraternity have criticised Gurmehar Kaur for her post against the ABVP student organisation, Vidya Balan when asked in an interview said that everyone's individuality should be respected and she does not want to comment further as everyone has the freedom to express themselves. Apart from Vidya, the other Bollywood stars who have expressed their support to Gurmehar are Javed Akhtar, Pooja Bhatt, Shirish Kunder and Vishal Dadlani.

Sakshi Maharaj Doesn't Agree with PM Modi, says Graveyards are not Required

After disagreeing with prime minister Narendra Modi on his recent remark of equal focus to be put in construction of both graveyards and crematoriums, Sakshi Maharaj on Tuesday said that there is no need of graveyards in India and all Indians should be cremated.

He further claimed that even in Islamic countries, there is no tradition of constructing graveyards and they believe in cremation of the bodies. Construction of too many graveyards will lessen the space for agricultural activities, he said.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which States Share Boundary with China?India, in total, shares land borders with 6 sovereign countries. China is one of those. Below are the Indian states which share borders with the country. 1. Jammu and Kashmir This northern state of India is mostly located in the Himalayan mountains. It shares a… Read More...
Which States Share Boundaries with Pakistan? There are four states that share a border with Pakistan, namely, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, and Gujarat. The India Pakistan Border is quite intriguing. Since India has installed 1,50,000 flood lights on… Read More...
Which Places in India Still Largely Speak Sanskrit?Sanskrit is considered as Dev Bhasha, the language of Gods. It has a history of around 3500 years. It used to be a primary language of ancient India. Its earliest form Vedic Sanskrit, was prevalent from 1500 500 BCE. However, it is fading… Read More...



EU GDPR Update:
MapsofIndia has updated its Terms and Privacy Policy to give Users more transparency into the data this Website collects, how it is processed and the controls Users have on their personal data. Users are requested to review the revised Privacy Policy before using the website services, as any further use of the website will be considered as User's consent to MapsofIndia Privacy Policy and Terms.

We follow editorialcalls.org for border and boundary demarcations