Chennai, Nov. 4
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Mumbai, Nov 1
Dhanteras — considered an auspicious day to buy the yellow metal — failed to light up the domestic bullion market as sluggish demand amid volatile global situation dampened consumers’ buying spiri...
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 28
Estimated to cost over $ 3 million and consecration is likely to take place by 2015.
Lucknow, Oct 14
After clamping down on its yatra on the Ayodhya issue, the Uttar Pradesh government today banned VHP’s proposed ‘Sankalp Diwas’ stir on October 18 to press for a parliamentary legislation on build...
New Delhi, Oct. 3
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September 26, 2013
Will we ever get superstitions out of our lives, ban or no ban?
Peshawar, Sept 22
Two Taliban suicide bombers struck a historic church here today, killing at least 70 people, including women and children, in the deadliest attack on the minority Christian community in Pakistan’s...
September 19, 2013
This is a compilation of Khushwant Singh’s translation of two sacred prayers of the Sikhs. The Japji, composed by Guru Nanak, appears at the beginning of the Guru Granth Sahib and is recited every...
Karaikal, Nov 15
The famous Lord Saneeswara temple at nearby Tirunallar in Union Territory of Puducherry would soon get Rs 3 crore golden car and three wooden cars, temple authorities said.
The temple alr...
New Delhi, Nov. 3
With Bakrid over last month, three men are working hard for next year’s annual goat sacrifice event, a multi-million dollar event globally.
In India, Muslims spend an estimated Rs 6,000 c...
October 31, 2013
She won the best documentary prize for The World before Her at the TriBeca film festival in New York last year. Canadian-Indian Nisha Pahuja was the first filmmaker to gain access to a camp...
October 21, 2013
Indian Muslims, particularly young, liberal and educated, have a huge problem in taking seriously all that clerics like Mehmood Madani advise. »
Gopeshwar, Oct 5
After a gap of nearly three months, pilgrimage to Kedarnath and Badrinath temples formally resumed today as the first batch of nearly 200 devotees paid obeisance at the two Himalayan shrines, leav...
Hyderabad, Sept. 27
Sale of human hair has fetched Rs 74 crore to the temple administration of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD). The sale was through an e-auction held on Thursday under the supervis...
Thiruvananthapuram, Sept. 22
The Reserve Bank of India has furnished a request to authorities of the Attukal Bhagavathy temple here seeking its permission to assess and evaluate the stock of gold held under its possession. <...
Mangalore, Sept. 20
The National Council for Science and Technology Communication will conduct a five-day Karnataka cluster-level workshop on ‘Development of scientific temper and demystification of miracles’ here fr...
Bhopal, Sept 14
The Madhya Pradesh Government has sought Rs 2,812 crore from the Centre for preparations towards the Kumbh Mela to be held in Ujjain in 2016.
In a letter to Planning Commission Deputy Cha...