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.
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.
11 May 2011
Demanding a review of hydropower projects being developed on river Ganga and calling to save Dhari Devi temple, former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Uma Bharti began her fast here on Tuesday.
28 Jul 2016
Kolkata: Eminent author and social activist Mahasweta Devi, whose writings focused on the marginalized communities in the country and served as the voice of the oppressed, died here today after a multi-organ failure. She was 91.
24 Aug 2016
New Delhi: One CRPF head constable died and several others were injured on Wednesday as Mata Vaishno Devi Bhawan in Jammu region was again hit by a landslide. The death was confirmed by the IG of CRPF. He was assisting the pilgrims when the landslide took place.
06 Aug 2016
Jammu: At least four people -- three pilgrims and one Ponywallah were killed and eight injured on Saturday morning in a landslide on old track to Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine in Jammu region.
19 Oct 2016
Hazaribagh: Congress MLA Nirmala Devi, the prime accused in the police firing incident on Oct 1 at Chirudih coal mining site, Barkagaon, was on Tuesday arrested from Oakni Mohalla.
12 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The one-year ban could not waver her focus but Asian Games bronze-medalist boxer L Sarita Devi yesterday conceded that she did feel a moment of self-doubt while stepping into the ring for her comeback bout during the just concluded training-cum-competition trip to China.
16 Mar 2016
New Delhi: State-run BSNL will launch wi-fi facility at Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine tomorrow, its 1,000th hotspot in the country.
10 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Fifth day of ongoing Rio Olympics brought disappointment for Indian contingent, as shooting, hockey and judo, all witnessed poor show by athletes.