International Yoga Day

Yoga helps in personality development: Chief Minister Raman Singh

Chief Minister Raman Singh today encouraged people, particularly the youngsters, to practice yoga for personality development and memory improvement. Yoga not only strengthens an individual’s memory, but also helps people spiritually to focus on their goal, Singh said at an event marking the International Yoga Day at Balbeer Singh Juneja Indoor Stadium here which was attended by over 1,000 students from around 17 schools. Citing the benefits of yoga and

Kiran Bedi says mega yoga event brought rains in Delhi

Moments after Prime Minister Narendra Modi left Rajpath following a mega event marking the first International Yoga Day , weather in Delhi turned pleasant on Sunday. Moderate winds accompanied by scattered rain provided much  needed relief to Delhiites from scorching heat. The met department had predicted pre-monsoon showers for the capital city. But for BJP leader Kiran Bedi, it was the mega yoga event which brought relief from severe heat.

Sushma Swaraj leaves for New York for Yoga Day event at UN

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday left for New York where she is going to participate in the International Yoga Day event being organised by the Indian Mission at the United Nations. Swaraj, who left by an early morning Air India flight, tweeted, “Leaving for New York.” The International Yoga Day event will be attended by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon among others. The United Nations had in December last