Chennai, Aug 5
Why not? These are works of scholarship and we must not let prejudice stand in the way of learning
Tirupati, Aug 2
A whopping 1,800 kg of gold offerings made by devotees of Lord Venkateswara at the famous hill shrine at Tirumala was today deposited with the State Bank of India (SBI), taking the total deposits...
Saharanpur (UP), July 29
City limping back to normalcy after riots
New Delhi, July 24
The Government today said it will respond on the issue of Shiv Sena MPs force-feeding a fasting Muslim after ascertaining full facts by tomorrow. Congress, SP and Left members raised the...
Vatican City, July 13
Pope Francis promised “solutions” to the issue of priestly celibacy in an interview today that raised the possibility the Catholic Church could eventually lift a ban on married priests, but was qu...
July 4, 2014
What goes boo at night? We chase down wispy shadows and women in white, even as urbanisation threatens to leave ghosts and djinns homeless.
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...
New Delhi, Aug 6
The Supreme Court today agreed to examine the constitutional validity of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara (Management) Act, 2014 under which a separate committee was formed to manage the affairs of the Gurdw...
Mumbai, August 3
Lessons to be learned from craftsmen of a 1,000-year old South Indian shrine »
London, July 30
In a controversial move, global private banking major HSBC has closed a number of “risky” accounts belonging to Muslim groups and individuals in the UK. HSBC has written to one of London...
July 25, 2014
Tiruvannamalai in Tamil Nadu attracts spiritual seekers of all hues, and is now the focus of a unique photo-archiving project
New Delhi, July 23
Nobody knows facts of the incident, says Venkaiah Naidu
July 11, 2014
While the government is busy bringing back Indian citizens from Iraq, volunteers of Anjuman-e-Haidari are hoping to head in the opposite direction
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...