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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…

East India Politics Voice

AGP withdraws support to BJP in Assam over Citizenship Bill

Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), that has 14 MLAs a regional ally of BJP-led coalition government in Assam on Monday walked out of the alliance in its protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016.   The government, however, faces no immediate threat as BJP and its other ally Bodo Peoples Front (BPF) has 73 seats in the Read More…

Opinion Politics Science

Hindu mythology theories part of the Indian Science Congress agenda Ridiculed by Experts

At the inauguration of the 106th Indian Science Congress at Lovely Professional University on January 3, 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the event .   The 106th Indian Science Congress, runs from 3-7 January. Some academics at the annual Indian Science Congress dismissed the findings of Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein. Hindu mythology and religion-based Read More…

Food & Health Life Style South India

Poisoning the temple Prasadam killed 12 so far and 30 found Critical

Petty politics between two groups over building a tower for a local deity’s temple in Chamarajanagar district unleashed a macabre tale of death, killing so far 12 devotees by poisoning the temple ‘prasada’.   Also over 70 devotees fell ill and were admitted to various hospitals in multiple locations in both Chamarajanagar and Mysuru districts. Read More…

North India Opinion Politics

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi reprimand CP Joshi over ‘Brahmin’ remark

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday strongly disapproved party leader CP Joshi’s reported statement that appeared to suggest that only Brahmins could speak about Hindus. CP Joshi’s statement, Gandhi said, was against the ideals of the Congress party and told him to express regret. “Party leaders should not give any statement that hurt any section Read More…

Legal North India Politics

After Amitshah left BJP MLA says he will break every law for temple

Sitting BJP MLA in Uttar Pradesh has sparked a controversy after he said that we would start constructing a Ram temple in Ayodhya on November 25, Sunday, and break every law if needed because faith was above the Constitution.   Surendra Singh’s, an MLA from Bairia, statements comes a day after BJP’s national chief Amit Read More…