24 Apr 2015
Jammu: CRPF Director General Prakash Mishra on Friday called on Governor NN Vohra and briefed him about the security arrangements being made for the smooth conduct of the upcoming Amarnath Yatra and the pilgrimage to Mata Vaishno Devi cave shrine.
23 Apr 2015
Patna: The Bihar Legislative Assembly on Wednesday witnessed an unseemly fight between two women MLAs of rival Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaving everybody befuddled.
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.
13 Apr 2015
Hannover: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday presented a Madhubani painting to Hannover mayor Steven Schostok. Modi, who is on a visit to Germany, was welcomed to Hannover by the mayor at a brief ceremony.
08 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Sixty-five year old Subhasini Devi was born to a poor farmer couple in West Bengal. She was married at an early age of 12. Subhasini Devi's destiny put her in difficulty and left her in deep grief when she lost her husband at the age of 23 due to lack of adequate medical treatment. The incident prompted her to build a hospital for poor patients. The hospital is situated at Kalagachia Road, Hanspukur, Joka, Kolkata, West Bengal.
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.
21 Mar 2015
Shimla: Tens of thousands of devotees thronged temples in Himachal Pradesh on Saturday with the onset of the nine-day-long Chaitra Navratri festival, a holy period for the Hindus.
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.
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.
13 Mar 2015
Mumbai: Umang Jain took a sabbatical from the arc lights to complete her studies. Now the actress is back on-screen with a fantasy TV show "Maharakshak Devi" and she is in awe at the transformation in the television industry in the last eight years.