24 Nov 2015
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Farooq Abdullah and Working President Omar Abdullah have expressed grief and shock over the death of seven persons in a helicopter crash in Katra yesterday.
23 Nov 2015
Jammu: Six pilgrims along a woman pilot were today killed when a chopper carrying them crashed in Katra, a base camp of the Vaishsnodevi shrine in Jammu and Kashmir.
13 Nov 2015
New Delhi: For Sharmila Tagore having the same lineage as Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore has been a privilege and the actress credits her famous surname for opening several avenues for her.
22 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The sacred temple of Goddess Vaishno Devi, located in the laps of picturesque hills of Jammu, truly mesmerises the hearts of millions of devotees every year. The temple dedicated to Parvati or Goddess Shakti is one of the most sacred places of Hindus found in the country.
28 Oct 2015
Kathmandu: Bidhya Devi Bhandari, vice chairman of the ruling CPN-UML, was elected President of Nepal, making her the first woman to occupy the vaunted post.
15 Oct 2015
Jammu: Around 77,000 pilgrims have visited the holy town of Katra and paid obeisance at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine till this afternoon. Around 14,000 more pilgrims paid obeisance on the 3rd day of the Navratras at the Vaishno Devi Shrine till 2pm today, according to the Yatra registration counter (YRC), Katra.
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 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The one-year ban imposed on her for a tearful outburst at the Asian Games ending today, former world champion L Sarita Devi says the forced sabbatical proved to be a blessing in disguise as it helped her become a thinking boxer and a calmer person.
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.
14 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Visiting Mata temple during Navratri brings fortune to devotees. India is one of the few countries where ancient temples are found. There are many mythological gospels attached to these temples. According to Hindu mythology, offering worship in Mata temple brings prosperity in human life. Special worships are performed during the auspicious occasion of Navratri.