Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 19:42
Biometric registration of devotees and facilities like SMS alerts in case of an emergency are among a slew of steps being taken by the state government in view of the char dham pilgrimage scheduled to begin in May this year.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 09:35
With eyes all set on the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday launched a Jhadu Chalao Yatra to cover 15 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 21:52
The online booking of helicopter tickets for this year Amarnath`s pilgrimage will commence on March 17, the Jammu and Kashmir government said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 01:22
YSR Congress president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, who opposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, will resume `Odarpu Yatra` in Telangana and address a public meeting in Khammam district soon, sources said.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 18:53
Aam Aadmi Party on Monday alleged that local officials "snatched" the tricolour during its `Jhadu chalao-beiman bhagao yatra` in a village here, which was denied by the administration.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 16:02
Higher reaches of the Kashmir Valley received fresh snowfall while rains lashed the plains of the region, including Srinagar.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 22:36
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat asked officials to ensure completion of work on a 22 km alternative road between Gaurikund and Kedarnath before the commencement of char dham yatra on May 5.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 22:35
Amarnath yatra service providers will get insurance cover during the annual pilgrimage to the cave shrine starting from June 28.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 22:51
The third phase of Samajwadi Party`s "Samajik Nyay Adhikar Yatra" to press for inclusion of 17 backward castes in SC category on Thursday started from the party`s office here.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 22:15
Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday announced that all Amarnath pilgrims possessing valid `Yatra permits` will be provided an insurance cover of Rs one lakh against accidental death within the state during the entire period of this year`s pilgrimage.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 13:30
Priests performed purification rituals of three wooden logs as they began preparations to construct chariots for the annual rath yatra festival of Lord Jagannath June 29, an official said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 00:14
The registration of pilgrims for this year`s annual Yatra to the Himalayan cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir will start from March 1.
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