Thousands of devotees witness Rath Yatra in Himachal

Thousands of devotees on Sunday witnessed the world famous annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath at Hamirpur and Nahan amid religious fervour and chanting of mantras.

City of Jagannath sees two `Delhi-wallahs` in race for LS seat

Two Delhi-based candidates are among those vying to enter the Lok Sabha from this seat on country`s eastern shores, famous for being the city of Lord Jagannath and a major destination for pilgrimage.

Police begins probe into assault on Italian Odissi dancer

Odisha police on Tuesday began a probe into alleged physical assault by priests on Odissi danseuse and Padmashree Ileana Citaristi during the car festival of Lord Jagannath on Sunday.

Lakhs witness Lord Jagannath`s golden attire on chariots

Lakhs of devotees on Friday witnessed the "Suna Vesha" of the Trinity- Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra- in golden attire.

Devotees can touch Jagannath during Rath Yatra, no decision on foreigners

Sri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) on Wednesday resolved to allow devotees to climb the chariots during Rath Yatra and touch the Trinity as usual.

Priests stake claim to accompany President during Jagannath visit

The Sri Jagannath Temple Administration decided to take the help of Rashtrapati Bhavan to determine which of the two priests would accompany the President to the sanctum sanctorum.

I wanted to prove that Big B is not old: Jagannath

Tollywood director Puri Jagannath, who is returning to Hindi films after seven years with "Bbuddah...Hoga Tera Baap" in which Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan plays a bold and flamboyant role, says he made the movie to tell the people that the 68-year-old actor is still young.

Security in place for Puri`s Jagannath return festival

Elaborate security measures have been put in place in Orissa`s temple city of Puri ahead of the return festival of Lord Jagannath and two other deities on Wednesday, an officer said.

Jagannath Yatra: Lakhs gather;1 dead

As millions gathered to pay obeisance, stampede claimed a woman`s life in Puri.

Woman scribe molested, cameraman beaten up

A woman television
journalist was allegedly molested and a cameraman of a news
channel covering the rath yatra festival at the ISKCON Temple
here today was beaten up by two policemen who were arrested,
police sources said.

Under terror threat, Jagannath Temple security upgraded

Apprehending danger from
"fundamentalist groups", Orissa government today decided to
upgrade security arrangements at the 12th century Sri
Jagannath Temple at Puri.

Jagannath, Sukanya shine in Indira Gandhi marathon

Pune long-distance runner
Jagannath took less than two and a half hour to win the 25th
Indira Gandhi Prize Marathon.