Indian pilgrims

China stops Indian pilgrims from travelling to Kailash Mansarovar; reason unclear

China stops Indian pilgrims from travelling to Kailash Mansarovar; reason unclear

Last week, the first batch of 47 Indian pilgrims was stopped by Chinese authorities at the international border.

Jun 26, 2017, 14:50 PM IST
China denies entry to 50 Indian pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar

China denies entry to 50 Indian pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar

The 47 pilgrims, who were stopped by the Chinese officials at the border from proceeding further, have now returned to their respective states, official sources said here today.

Jun 24, 2017, 21:21 PM IST

1st batch of Kailash Mansarovar yatra enter Tibet

The first batch of 55 Indian pilgrims undertaking the annual Kailash Mansarovar yatra today entered Tibet through the Lipulekh pass in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand.

Jun 20, 2016, 18:25 PM IST

Pakistan to renovate Hindu temples, Indian pilgrims pray for peace

Pakistan plans to renovate and improve facilities at a historical Hindu temple complex near here besides allowing more devotees to visit it as over 120 Indian pilgrims on a trip to the country prayed for peace between the two countries at the ancient religious site.

Dec 14, 2015, 20:47 PM IST

Hajj stampede: Death toll of Indians killed outside Mecca rises to 18

The death toll of Indian pilgrims in the horrific stampede during Hajj rose to 18 on Saturday as Saudi Arabia grappled to come to terms with the worst tragedy to hit the annual pilgrimage in 25 years that has claimed 719 lives so far.

Sep 26, 2015, 06:58 AM IST

At least 107 people killed as crane crashes on to Mecca's Grand Mosque

At least 107 pilgrims were killed on Friday night and more than 200 injured when a construction crane crashed through the roof of the Grand Mosque in Saudi Arabia's holy city of Mecca.

Sep 12, 2015, 09:44 AM IST
Grand Mosque accident: Nine Indian pilgrims injured, says MEA

Grand Mosque accident: Nine Indian pilgrims injured, says MEA

Ministry of External Affairs said on Friday night that they had received reports of nine Indian pilgrims being injured in in the mishap that happened at Mecca`s Grand Mosque.

Sep 12, 2015, 05:55 AM IST

Mansarovar pilgrims enter China through Nathu La

A group 38 Indian pilgrims accompanied by five support staff on Monday crossed over into China through the Nathu La Pass from Sikkim as part of the ongoing Kailash Mansarovar Yatra.

Jun 22, 2015, 18:26 PM IST

After 53 years, Nathu La opens for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Monday

Over half-a-century after it was closed following the 1962 Sino-India war, Chinese Ambassador to India Le Yucheng will receive the first batch of Indian pilgrims on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Monday in Tibet, marking the opening of the new route through the Nathu La pass.

Jun 22, 2015, 01:24 AM IST

Nathu La route to Kailash Mansarovar to be operational from June: Modi

The Nathu La route for Indian pilgrims to visit Kailash Mansarovar will become operational in June.

May 15, 2015, 12:36 PM IST

17 Indian pilgrims killed in Nepal accident, bodies identified

At least 17 Indian pilgrims were killed and 28 others injured on Wednesday when a bus carrying them plunged into a river while negotiating a sharp bend along a downhill section of the Prithvi Highway in Nepal, police said.

Apr 22, 2015, 10:18 AM IST

Over 28,000 Indian pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia for Haj

According to India`s Jeddah Consulate, Haj pilgrims from India started arriving in the Saudi from September 17 at Jeddah and Medina airports.

Sep 30, 2012, 13:25 PM IST

Indian pilgrims arrive in Pak for Shidaram`s birth anniversary

Forty-seven Indian Hindus
pilgrims arrived in this eastern Pakistani city to
participate in festivities marking the birth anniversary of
their spiritual leader Swami Shidaram.

Dec 23, 2010, 22:22 PM IST

3 Indians killed, 20 people hurt in Nepal bus collision

3 Indian pilgrims, including a nonagenarian couple from MP, were killed and 20 others injured when two passenger buses collided on a highway.

Jul 24, 2009, 18:26 PM IST