22 Apr 2015
Mumbai: The family members of "martyrs" of Maharashtra-Karnataka border dispute agitation will get a rise of Rs 2,000 in monthly pension.The monthly pension for them will be Rs 10,000, as per a government resolution (GR) issued on Wednesday.
22 Apr 2015
Jaipur: On his maiden visit to Rajasthan, BJP President Amit Shah would address a 'Maha-karyakarta Sammelan' here on April 25. Over 25,000 workers, leaders, party functionaries of district level, elected representatives of Panchayati Raj institutions, civic bodies, MLAs, MPs and state unit heads would participate in the sammelan, state BJP President Ashok Parnami said.
08 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday said that a strong police force of 15,000 personnel will be required to handle security arrangements in the upcoming Kumbh mela in Nashik.
08 Apr 2015
New Delhi: From cultural performances to traditional artefacts, from foot-tapping bhangra to sumptuous food, a two-day Punjabi festival here will celebrate the true spirit of Baisakhi, its organisers said on Wednesday.
19 Apr 2015
Chandauli: Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh on Sunday slammed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for "misleading" peasants at the Kisan Maha rally and made an appeal to the community to not get misguided by rumours spread against NDA government's land acquisition ordinance and other policies.
18 Apr 2015
Mathura: A Jat group on Friday warned that they would "block" basic supplies like milk, water, and power to Delhi unless the Centre restores reservation for them under OBC quota which was set aside by the Supreme Court in March this year.
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.
14 Apr 2015
Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted Tamilians on the occasion of the Tamil New Year.
27 Dec 2012
The government on Wednesday decided to allocate 25,800 tonnes of subsidised foodgrains for pilgrims attending Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad next month.