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Highest Tamil inscriptions Historic richest Tirumala Tirupathi incurred loss, envisage salary problems to its 23000 staffs

Following the nationwide lockdown that been extended twice and put in force for 53 continuous days devotees to Tirumala has come to standstill halt and also their cash offerings along with it .   The problem with Tirumala administration is it has to feed its 8,000 permanent employees, besides the 15,000 outsourced contract staffs at Read More…

America Asia Politics World

USCIRF blacklists and put India under Country of Particular Concern

The US Commission on International Religious Freedom has blacklisted India into its list of ‘Country of Particular Concern’ because of the Modi government’s policies and treatment towards the Muslim population.   “Perhaps the steepest, and most alarming deterioration in religious freedom conditions is in India,” USCIRF Vice Chair Nadine Maenza has said after the release Read More…

Culture Environment Life Style North India Social Travel

22 Crores take dip in 49 days : Kumbh Mela enters Guinness

The biggest religious congregation has also been named in the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest crowd management, sanitation drive and painting exercise on public sites.   The 49-day Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj has ended with lakhs of people taking a holy dip in the Sangam, confluence of River Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Read More…

Culture North India Supreme Court

Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute : SC bats for negotiators

A five-judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Wednesday commenced hearing on the politically sensitive Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case.   The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its order on the issue of going for negotiation and appointment of negotiators to resolve the vexed Ayodhya dispute involving Ram temple and Babri Masjid.   Read More…

Opinion Politics South India

BJP Union minister attacks on religion line causes uproar

BJP’s Union minister Anant Kumar Hegde has waded into another controversy after his comments that “the hand that touches a Hindu woman must not exist” as he attacked Congress leader Dinesh Gundu Rao over his reaction.   Hegde made the “hands” comment on Sunday while, addressing a function organised by the Hindu Jagrana Vedike in Read More…