06 Feb 2016
Shillong: Table tennis will be the latest to join the bandwagon of franchise league tournament and it will be named 'TT Maha League', the Federation secretary general Dhanraj Choudhary said here today.
21 Jan 2016
New Delhi: With the arrest of four persons with suspected ISIS links from Manglour in Uttarakhand, Delhi Police yesterday claimed to have unearthed a terror plot to target the ongoing Ardh Kumbh Mela at Haridwar, particularly trains heading there and some strategic locations in the national capital.
11 Dec 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand has sought Rs 500 crore from the central government to provide facilities for pilgrims for the Ardh Kumbh here in January-April.
27 Jan 2016
Mumbai: Maintaining that women have right to pray, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis yesterday favoured a dialogue between authorities of Shani Shingnapur temple and activists to find a way out over the ban on entry of female devotees into the inner sanctum of the shrine.
02 Jan 2016
Dehradun: The holy town of Haridwar yesterday braced itself to the start of a four-month-long Kumbh mela, touted as the largest religious congregation on earth, with around 7 crore people set to take the holy bath during the mela.
13 Feb 2013
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna will visit Allahabad on Wednesday to attend a slew of programmes at the Kumbh fair.
20 Jan 2013
The Maha Kumbh Mela, considered the largest public gathering in the world, will be the subject of a case study at Harvard University, which will study the logistics and economics behind it and the "pop-up mega-city" that comes to life in Allahabad during the religious event.
24 Sep 2015
Nashik (Maha): The third and final 'shahi snaan' (royal bath) during the ongoing Kumbh Mela will take place tomorrow at Trimbakeshwar near here.
18 Jul 2015
Nashik: 'Maha Kumbh Akhand Jyot', a one-of-its-kind lamp having the longest wick of 3,617-km, the same as the distance from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, was illuminated on the opening day of the Simhastha Kumbh here and will continue to burn for all the 108 days.
05 Jan 2016
Haridwar: Devotees thronging the banks of river Ganga at Haridwar for Ardha Kumbh mela have been provided free Wi-Fi facility.