25 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Religion has been important part of the country since time immemorial. Recently, first batch of pilgrims started undertaking the arduous Kailash Mansarovar Yatra by crossing over from the Indian side of the border in Sikkim to reach the holy shrine in Tibet through a new route via Nathu La pass. Let's look at some of the toughest pilgrimage routes in India:
28 May 2015
Mumbai: Olympic bronze medallist MC Mary Kom has resumed training in Bengaluru post her eight-month long family break from the boxing ring after winning the gold medal in last year's Asian Games.
17 Jun 2015
Patna: Many political stalwarts will be seen campaigning for their party candidates instead of trying their own luck in the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls due to some compulsions.
25 Jun 2013
Nature's fury has devastated the serene region of Uttarakhand encompassing the majestic Kedarnath temple, which has got submerged in about 10 feet of debris, turning the area into a ghost town. Interestingly, both the sanctum sanctorum and the shrine bell are safe.
01 Jun 2015
New Delhi: To what may be the shock of his life, Krishna Prasad, who owns a grocery store in Jharkhand capital Ranchi received an electricity bill of Rs 55 crore.
02 May 2015
Mangaluru: Deepamale Devi of Karnataka won gold in the women's 20km walk in the first session on the second day of the 19th Federation Cup National Senior Athletics championship here on Saturday.
07 Jul 2012
Top BJP leaders on Saturday sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention in saving the ancient Dhari Devi shrine in Uttarakhand which is facing threat of submergence in the Srinagar Dam in Garhwal.
16 Apr 2015
Washington: 'Phoolan Devi: The Bandit Queen', a multi-media chamber opera by Shirish Korde, a Uganda born composer of Indian descent, is set for its world premier shows in New York City on June 26-27.
12 May 2015
New Delhi: Two retired national team players Climax Lawrence and Mahesh Gawli and two current stars Subrata Paul and Oinam Bembem Devi have been recommended by the All India Football Federation for the prestigious Arjuna Awards.
03 Feb 2015
Jammu: The cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in Trikuta hills of Jammu and Kashmir experienced overnight rainfall but failed to dampen the spirit of pilgrims who came from various parts of the country to pay their obeisance at the shrine.