July 3, 2014
Manila, July 3: The Philippines urged its large Muslim minority today to reconsider plans to join pilgrimages to Saudi Arabia this year due to a deadly virus outbreak there.About 6,500 Filip...
Puri, June 29
Over ten lakh devotees witnessed the world famous annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath held here on Sunday with fanfare, religious fervour and enthusiasm amid tight security as the practice of peop...
Anantapur (AP), June 24
A local court today issued a warrant of appearance against Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in connection with a private complaint accusing him of hurting the religious sentiments of Hi...
Kochi, June 6
The Kerala Catholic Bishops Council, which early this week said it would support the Narendra Modi Government, will soon be sending a delegation to meet the Prime Minister to urge him not t...
Kochi, May 30
Kerala High Court today stayed the construction of Karnataka Bhavan at Nilakkal, enroute to the hill shrine of Lord Ayyappa at Sabarimala.The order in this regard was issued by a division be...
Thiruvananthapuram, May 27
Former CAG to set up team to look into accounts for last 25 years »
Islamabad, May 22
In a retrogressive step, a religious body in Pakistan has declared girls as young as nine years old eligible to be married “if the signs of puberty were visible”, a media report said today...
Kochi, May 21
The BJP State unit is vehemently opposed to the project and has vowed to stall it
Mangalore, July 3
The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has made arrangements for the handling of Hajj pilgrims at Mangalore International Airport.
A press statement from Mangalore International Airport Di...
Beijing, July 3
Several schools and Government agencies in China’s western region of Xinjiang have banned the areas’ Muslims from fasting during Islam’s holy month of Ramadan.
A number of facilities have...
New Delhi, June 25
Pawan Hans Helicopters Limited would launch daily services from this Saturday to fly pilgrims for the Amarnath Yatra.
The state-run company would deploy two Dauphin 407 and a Eurocopter A...
New Delhi, June 23
Will ask Saudi Govt to restore India's Haj quota; promises better facilities
New Delhi, June 6
At least six people were injured in clashes on Friday as members of the Sikh community gathered at the Golden Temple in Amritsar to mark the 30th anniversary of Operation Bluestar.
Karachi, May 29
Three Hindu temples in Pakistan’s Sindh province have been desecrated, drawing strong protests from the community after which police arrested five persons in connection with the attacks.
Jalandhar, May 26
Senior SAD leader Kuldeep Singh Wadala today appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up with Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif the issue of making the pilgrim visits to Pakistan’s Gurdwar...
Islamabad, May 21
A leading Hindu parliamentarian in Pakistan today demanded a legislation against forced conversion of girls from the minority community on the pretext of marriage, as the country’s parliament is s...
Tirupati, May 1
BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today offered worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near here.
Modi, accompanied by TDP President N Chandrababu Naidu, offer...