Efforts on to revive Saraswati river: Uma Bharti

Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said scientific evidence and information is being collected to revive the ancient river Saraswati which disappeared long ago.

Lakhs take holy dip on Maha Shivratri

Lakhs of devotees on Sunday thronged the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati here for a holy dip on the auspicious occasion of Maha Shivaratri, bringing the Maha Kumbh to a close.

Maoists killed Saraswati for Christian support: Probe report

Maoists might have killed VHP leader Laxamananda Saraswati for securing support of the minority Christians and expand their network in
Orissa`s Kandhamal district, the Commission probing the murder was informed here today.

`Orissa police was unaware of Maoist threat on Saraswati`

The Orissa government and the
police were unaware that Swami Laxamananda Saraswati was on
the hit-list of Maoists who claimed to have killed the VHP
leader with his four associates on August 23 last year in
Kandhamal district.