Washington, April 25
A bipartisan group of 28 influential lawmakers have establish the first Sikh-American Congressional Caucus in the House of Representatives, with the objective of fighting hate crimes against the c...
New Delhi, April 18
The Supreme Court today modified its order in which it had passed a slew of guidelines for the Centre and Jammu and Kasmir government to ensure proper healthcare and other amenities for Amarnath y...
Mumbai, April 12
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, Shirdi, has donated Rs 25 crore to the Maharashtra Chief Minister’s drought relief fund. A cheque for the amount was handed over by the Trust Chairman Jayant...
Lucknow, April 8
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today distributed cheques of Rs 25,000 to pilgrims from the state who have returned from Kailash Mansarovar yatra.
During a function organised...
Bidar (Karna), Apr 8
Upset over the mysterious death of their seer, three pontiffs allegedly committed suicide by self—immolation inside a mutt complex in northern Karnataka today, police said.The pontiffs of C...
New Delhi, April 3
A Delhi court today reserved its judgement in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case in which Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and five others are accused.District Judge J R Aryan fixed the matter for Apr...
Vatican City, March 18
World leaders arrived in Rome ahead of an inauguration mass for Pope Francis who receives compatriot President Cristina Kirchner of Argentina today in his first meeting with a head of state.»
Washington, Mar 16
Raising the recent incident where a mob torched scores of homes in a Christian neighbourhood in Pakistan on the floor of the House, a US lawmaker blamed the south-Asian country for not respecting...
Washington, May 1
US President Barack Obama has acknowledged that over the last decade, a number of people from the South Asian origin — particularly those from the Hindu, Muslim and Sikh communities — have been su...
April 21, 2013
I call it ‘The Look’.The double take, lift of the eyebrows, slight frown, ‘oh look at the poor patriarch-ally oppressed girl’ Look.It’s not on everyone, but it is enough people to...
Tirupati, April 16
In a princely offering, an NRI devotee from US today donated Rs 16 crore to the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at nearby Tirumala.
M Ramalinga Raju, an entrepreneur based in the...
Dehradun, April 11
The Uttarakhand government has issued an advisory to devotees, planning to undertake the forthcoming Char Dham yatra in the hill state, to have themselves medically examined before setting out...
Banihal (J&K), April 8
A shepherd here has claimed to have discovered a cave shrine with a ‘Shiv Lingam’, idols and some utensils of pre-Independence era in the Pir-Panjal Range of Ramban district.
The cave, si...
Dehradun, Apr 3
Devotees across the country and abroad can watch the famous Nanda Devi Raj Jaat Yatra live on television, as the Uttarakhand Government has given the direct telecast rights for the pilgrimage to I...
Vatican City, March 19
Pope Francis urged princes, presidents, sheiks and thousands of ordinary people gathered for his installation Mass today to protect the environment, the weakest and the poorest, mapping out a clea...
Dubai, March 18
Saudi Arabia has allotted a quota of 1.7 lakh pilgrims from India for Hajj this year, even as New Delhi made a formal request for an additional 10,000 slots.
According to the Indian Consu...
Chennai, March 15
Say Tirupati, and Laddus must surely be among first things that come to the mind. The most sought-after offering is also tightly rationed, with each devotee getting only two laddus and that too on...