kumbha mela

Over five lakh pilgrims take holy dip at Gangasagar


January 15th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sagar Island (West Bengal), Jan 15 (IANS) Over five lakh pilgrims from across India and even abroad took a holy dip in the river Ganga, braving the icy cold water and a ... Read more...

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Will devote more time to art in public spaces: Anjolie Ela Menon (Interview) (With Images)


July 1st, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The last six decades have been a quest for new metaphors for India's leading contemporary artist Anjolie Ela Menon who says she intends to devote ... Read more...

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Ousted Nepal king eyes comeback chance?


March 24th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, March 24 (IANS) Domestic travellers flying to the pilgrim city of Janakpur in southern Nepal Wednesday were amazed to find themselves sharing the cabin with deposed king Gyanendra ... Read more...

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Agra celebrates Basant Panchami in myriad ways


January 20th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 20 (IANS) The city of the Taj basked in shades of yellow as bright sunshine greeted people on Basant Panchami, perking up the festive mood here. The occasion that marks the ... Read more...

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Pilot asks BSNL to ensure uninterrupted mobile services in Kumbha Mela


January 14th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
Haridwar, Jan 14(ANI): Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Sachin Pilot on Thursday asked the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) to ensure uninterrupted mobile services during the ongoing Kumbha Mela.The ... Read more...

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Saints convention to decide future of Ram temple issue: Togadia


November 24th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Shreeraj GudiNew Delhi, Nov 24 (ANI): Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) General Secretary Pravin Togadia said here on Tuesday that a meeting of Hindu saints during Poorna Kumbha in Haridwar will ... Read more...

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