Devotees throng ghats in UP to take holy dip

Devotees throng ghats in UP to take holy dip

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | PTI | Lucknow

A sea of devotees thronged ghats across  Uttar Pradesh to take a holy dip in the Ganga, Gomti and Saryu rivers on Kartik Purnima. In the temple town of Ayodhya, people began flocking to the ghats of the Saryu since early morning amid chants of “Sita Ram” playing on loudspeakers in...

MP woman set to call off 27-yr-old fruit-milk fast after Ram Mandir decision

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | PTI | Jabalpur

An 81-year-old former Sanskrit teacher in Madhya Pradesh’s Jabalpur having only milk and fruits since 1992 wishing for a resolution to the Ayodhya dispute now plans to resume a regular diet, her son said. Happy with Saturday’s Supreme Court order which paved the way for a Ram Temple in Ayodhya, as...

MP: Lawyer files complaint over Owaisi’s remarks on Ayodhya verdict

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | PTI | Indore

A private complaint was filed against AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday at a court in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore for his remarks on the Supreme Court’s Ayodhya verdict.   The complainant, lawyer Sunil Verma, contended that Owaisi be prosecuted under IPC sections 153-A (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of...

Sena plans exit from NDA for survival

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | Deepak K Upreti | New Delhi

The steady national dominance of the BJP since 2014 has seemingly squeezed the space and whittled the influence of allies in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), the rippling impact of what is now being felt even by its oldest “ideological partner” Shiv Sena which after making common cause with the...

Train services in Kashmir Valley to begin from Tuesday: Rlys

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Train services in the Kashmir Valley, which were disrupted since August 3 ahead of the abrogation of provisions of Article 370, will resume on Tuesday, a Northern Railway official said. The valley had been under restrictions after August 5, when the Centre revoked the special status to Jammu & Kashmir. “After appropriate...

Kerala to begin preventive drive against Nipah virus: Health Min

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | PTI | Thiruvanathapuram

Kerala would begin a comprehensive preventive drive against the outbreak of Nipah virus next month to equip the State health machinery to fight the deadly virus, Health Minister KK Shylaja said on Monday. A year after two north Kerala districts were hit by the deadly Nipah that claimed 17 lives, the...

Over 180 head constables made ASI in Jammu

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | PTI | Jammu

Over 180 head constables of Jammu & Kashmir Police have been promoted to the rank of Assistant Sub Inspector in Jammu region, a police spokesperson said. Extending greetings to all the ranks on the eve of Gurpurab, Inspector General of Police, Jammu zone, Mukesh Singh on Monday issued the formal promotion...

Lata Mangeshkar in ICU, sister Usha says she is recovering

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar was admitted to Breach Candy Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit in the early hours of Monday after she complained of breathing problems, hospital sources said. The singer, who turned 90 on September 28, is in a critical condition, they said. “She was brought to hospital at about 2...

State Editions

CM Das calls for JMM free Kolhan

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BJP releases another list, AJSU stands firm

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