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Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sends ritual offering to war dead shrine on WW2 surrender anniversary

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sends ritual offering to war dead shrine on WW2 surrender anniversary

Tensions in the region weighed on the minds of many who visited the shrine.

Aug 15, 2017, 11:14 AM IST
40-day Amarnath yatra concludes on last day of Shravan

40-day Amarnath yatra concludes on last day of Shravan

The pilgrimage concludes on the festival of Raksha Bandhan each year.

Aug 07, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
Last batch of 89 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

Last batch of 89 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

The shrine is located at an altitude of 3,880-metre in south Kashmir Himalayas.

 

Aug 05, 2017, 15:19 PM IST
52 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

52 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

The 40-day long Yatra started on June 29 and will conclude on August 7 on Shravan Purnima coinciding with Raksha Bandhan festival.

 

Aug 05, 2017, 10:01 AM IST

346 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

The pilgrims left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas at 2.45 am in an escorted convoy of 16 vehicles.

Jul 28, 2017, 12:24 PM IST

Batch of 678 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath from Jammu

The number of pilgrims visiting Amarnath this year has crossed last year's figures and 2,44,263 yatris had 'darshan' at the Holy cave shrine.

Jul 25, 2017, 16:02 PM IST

Pakistan shrine custodian, aides sent to police on physical remand

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Monday sent on physical remand the custodian of a shrine and his two aides who have been charged with murder and terrorism for killing 20 devotees with batons and knives in a remote village in Punjab province.

Apr 03, 2017, 19:39 PM IST
'Mentally unstable' shrine custodian goes on rampage in Pakistan, at least 19 devotees killed

'Mentally unstable' shrine custodian goes on rampage in Pakistan, at least 19 devotees killed

At least 19 devotees were allegedly slaughtered by the custodian of a local shrine in Sargodha, Pakistan.

Apr 02, 2017, 09:22 AM IST