sacred rivers

On Kartik Purnima, thousands take holy dip

November 10th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 10 (IANS) A large number of devotees converged on the pilgrim towns of Allahabad, Varanasi and Ayodhya Thursday for a holy dip in the Ganges and other rivers ... Read more...

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China wows world with breathtaking Asian Games opening (Intro Roundup)

November 12th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 12 (IANS) Water from the sacred rivers of all the particpating 45 nations was poured into a basin-like structure created by laser rays during the breathtaking opening ceremony to unfurl ... Read more...

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PM: Long-term solutions needed to counter global warming

August 15th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Friday said that long-term solutions were needed on a priority to deal with the problems of global warming and climate change. Addressing ... Read more...

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Final part of text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’’s address

August 15th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): Following is the final part of the text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh''s address from the Red Fort on the occasion of the nation''s 62nd Independence ... Read more...

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Climate change can disrupt economy: PM

August 15th, 2008 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Climate change can cause grave harm to India, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Friday, and called for long-term solutions to address the threat. "Climate change can disrupt ... Read more...

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Devotes take a holy dip in Ganges on ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ in Allahabad

May 7th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
Allahabad, May 7 (ANI): Devotees in Allahabad take a holy dip in the river Ganges on the occasion of 'Akshaya Tritiya' (Gold festival) today.Akshay Tritiya, the third day of the lunar ... Read more...

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