09 Jan 2012
Last year, this place suffered a terrible tragedy when 102 people died in a stampede. But pilgrims are still thronging the Sabarimala temple, the revered Hindu shrine situated in the Western Ghats in central Kerala. What is more, the temple these days is experiencing an excess of everything - from snakes to pickpockets to its earnings in the current pilgrim season.
01 Nov 2013
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Friday celebrated its state-foundation anniversary as "classical language" day, rejoicing the elevation of Malayalam to the coveted status earlier this year.
30 Sep 2014
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (HPTDC) has registered 16.12 percent increase in its turnover and earned a net profit of Rs 715.78 lakh, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said.
16 Jul 2014
Kolkata: In order to recognize Transgender groups as ‘third gender’ the Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government has decided to set up a separate welfare board for them.
03 Nov 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: A Kerala-based animal rights group has sought the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is also the Chairman of National Board for Wildlife, to stop the use of crackers inside forest areas to ward off straying wild animals.
13 Aug 2014
Lucknow: With a view to effectively check copying in UP secondary education board examination in the state, Uttar Pradesh government would install CCTV cameras at all the examination centers and government colleges.
04 Aug 2014
Chennai: Many flats owned by Tamil Nadu Housing Board are vacant across the state as government employees have moving out following the hike in salary by the Sixth Pay Commission, the government informed the Assembly on Monday.
03 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Accused of meddling in affairs of Shia Waqf Board, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Saturday said elections of the Board were being held as per the law and not a single member was associated with the Samajwadi Party.
25 Oct 2014
Itanagar: The Spices Board of India would set up 'Spice Parks' in all the states of North-East to process and market spices from the region, Board’s Chairman A Jayathilak said here on Saturday.
14 Jun 2014
Chennai: DMK supremo M Karunanidhi on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to constitute the Cauvery Management Board.