Bharat Ratna medals ordered by MHA were for President's museum: RTI query

The five Bharat Ratna medallions ordered by the Home Ministry, which fuelled speculation in the media about the latest honorees' list, were not meant to be awarded and were for display in the newly-opened President's Secretariat museum, reveals an RTI query.

Implement AP Reorg Act, speed up development of state: Congress

A Congress member on Friday urged the government to implement the provisions of Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act and sought special category status to the state to speed up its development.

Indian-American photojournalist Rajan Devadas dies in US

Rajan Devadas, one of the most admired Indian-American photojournalists whose lenses chronicled US-India relations for more than half a century, has died.

Replace history books written by Britishers: Subramanian Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday advocated replacing history books written by Britishers in pre-Independence era, alleging they had "distorted" facts about India.

PM Narendra Modi in Varanasi: As it happened on Thursday
PM Narendra Modi in Varanasi: As it happened on Thursday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday arrived in his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi to mark the 'Good Governance Day'.

Madan Mohan Malaviya - A great patriot

A multifaceted personality, Madan Mohan Malaviya was an educationist who founded the Banaras Hindu University and became one of the torchbearers of the freedom struggle acting as a bridge between the Moderates and the Extremists.

PM Modi to visit Varanasi tomorrow for 'Good Governance Day'

To mark the 'Good Governance Day' on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi where he will attend a number of programmes on the occasion of the birthday of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Mau mishap: Girl succumbs to injuries, toll 7

The toll in school van-train mishap has risen to seven with the death of one more girl at at the Banaras Hindu University hospital in Varanasi late on Monday night.

Mistry blames BJP, RSS for BHU violence

Launching a scathing attack on BJP and RSS over the violence in Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Congress on Monday said the incident reflected "their character".

BHU violence: Detained students released, new VC appointed

A total of 103 students of Banaras Hindu University, who were detained in connection with violence in the varsity campus, were on Monday released, an official said.

BHU violence: 14 students suspended

Banaras Hindu University on Saturday suspended 14 students for their alleged role in inciting violence on the campus two days ago.

Violence erupts again in BHU; 5 hostels evacuated

Five hostels were evacuated in Banaras Hindu University after students of two hostels clashed with each other on Friday, the second day of the ongoing stalemate between varsity and students who want the earlier form of the students union to be brought back.

Varanasi: BHU students protest turns violent

A protest by students of Banaras Hindu University demanding restoration of the students union to its earlier self on Thursday turned violent as they set a vehicle on fire and closed the varsity gates, forcing police to resort to lathicharge and fire several rounds in the air.

Students protest turns violent on BHU campus,vehicle set afire

 A protest by students of Banaras Hindu University demanding restoration of the students union to its earlier self on Thursday turned violent as they set a vehicle on fire and closed the varsity gates, forcing police to resort to lathicharge and fire several rounds in the air.

Kyoto's Deputy Mayor visits Banaras Hindu University

 Deputy Mayor of Japan's Kyoto city Kenichi Ogasawara on Friday visited Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and held discussions with its Vice Chancellor and academic staff over cooperation in the field of education.

PM Modi likely to visit Varanasi on November 7

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to arrive here on a two-day visit next month, during which he will discuss the plan of adopting a village from his constituency under the MP Model Village Scheme, besides inaugurating a trauma centre at the Banaras Hindu University.

BHU student found dead in hostel room

A research scholar at the Banaras Hindu University was found dead under mysterious circumstances in his hostel room in Varanasi.

BJP, AAP activists clash in Varanasi

A clash broke out between BJP and AAP supporters at the Lanka Chowk outside Banaras Hindu University where the saffron party staged a protest over the refusal of permission for Narendra Modi`s rally here.

Arvind Kejriwal questions BJP`s motive behind holding `dharna` in Varanasi

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday questioned Bharatiya Janata Party`s decision of holding a `dharna` outside Banaras Hindu University to protest against denial of permission to Narendra Modi for holding a rally and perform `Ganga Aarti` in Varanasi.

SP workers wash statue of Madan Mohan Malaviya with `Gangajal` after Modi pays tribute

In an unusual development, Samajwadi Party workers on Thursday washed the statue of Madan Mohan Malaviya with `Gangajal`, which was garlanded by BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi earlier in the day.