23 Jul 2014
Patna: After two days of protest over declaring Bihar as drought hit, RJD legislator Dinesh Kumar Singh ended his fast on Wednesday, even as the Assembly decided to discuss in detail the issue through a special debate on Friday.
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.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Railways has introduced a daily train service from Delhi to Katra, the base camp for pilgrims visiting the Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine from Monday. The AC superfast 'Shri Shakti Express' will depart from New Delhi station at 5:30 PM daily and arrive at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra station at 5:10 AM the next day.
22 Jun 2014
New Delhi: After missing several deadlines, Railways has finally got the mandatory safety clearance from the Commissioner of Railway Safety (CRS) to commission the much-awaited train service to Katra, the base camp of Mata Vaishno Devi shrine, before the Rail Budget 2014-15.
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.
28 Jun 2014
Patna: The RJD and Congress, which voted for Jitan Ram Manjhi-led government in Bihar, said they would not hesitate to take up people’s cause even as the BJP mocked at Lalu Prasad Yadav-led party for its ‘ambivalent’ stand.
04 Jul 2014
Katra (J&K): Stressing that Himalayan states have similar sets of problems and opportunities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday proposed a "common model" for the their development.
03 Jul 2014
New Delhi: After a prolonged wait, pilgrims will be able to directly reach Katra, the base camp of Mata Vaishno Devi shrine by rail after Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off the first train on Friday from the station nestled in Trikuta Hills in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district.
27 Jun 2014
Bhopal: President Pranab Mukherjee is scheduled to arrive on a two-day visit to Madhya Pradesh on Friday to take part in various programmes at Jabalpur, Bhopal and Indore.
04 Jul 2014
Katra: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s dream of restoring peace in Jammu and Kashmir will be realised.The Prime Minister said the train is a gift not just for the people of Jammu and Kashmir but for the entire nation.