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Many locals upset over Faizabad getting renamed to Ayodhya, say it will 'erase' city's identity

Many locals upset over Faizabad getting renamed to Ayodhya, say it will 'erase' city's identity

The decision to rechristen Faizabad district as Ayodhya has not gone down well with many of its residents

Nov 11, 2018, 16:27 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate development projects in Varanasi on Nov 12

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate development projects in Varanasi on Nov 12

PM Modi will inaugurate several development projects in Varanasi on Nov 12.

Nov 11, 2018, 08:27 AM IST
Six-day RSS meet in Varanasi begins on Sunday, Ram temple high on agenda

Six-day RSS meet in Varanasi begins on Sunday, Ram temple high on agenda

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will be holding a six-day meeting in Varanasi from November 11 to November 16. 

Nov 11, 2018, 08:17 AM IST
Ayodhya issue must be solved soon keeping in mind country's peace: Yogi Adityanath

Ayodhya issue must be solved soon keeping in mind country's peace: Yogi Adityanath

On October 29, the Supreme Court adjourned the Ayodhya title suit until next year to fix a date for the hearing.

Nov 10, 2018, 21:30 PM IST
Construct Ram Temple but mosque should also be built, claims Karnataka Minister Zameer Ahmed Khan

Construct Ram Temple but mosque should also be built, claims Karnataka Minister Zameer Ahmed Khan

On October 29, the Supreme Court adjourned the Ayodhya title suit until next year to fix a date for the hearing.

Nov 10, 2018, 20:14 PM IST
Change names of Muslim leaders in BJP first: UP minister slams Yogi government

Change names of Muslim leaders in BJP first: UP minister slams Yogi government

Uttar Pradesh Minister Om Prakash Rajbhar on Saturday reacted to Yogi Adityanath government's spree of changing names. 

Nov 10, 2018, 19:48 PM IST
Pregnant woman killed for objecting to smoking in train

Pregnant woman killed for objecting to smoking in train

The woman had an argument with her co-passenger who was smoking. The situation heated up and eventually flared out of control.

Nov 10, 2018, 16:08 PM IST
4-year-old raped, killed in Uttar Pradesh

4-year-old raped, killed in Uttar Pradesh

The victim went missing from her bed on Thursday night, her uncle complained to the police.

Nov 09, 2018, 15:32 PM IST
UP: 6 dead, 13 injured in bus accident due to fog in Sambhal district

UP: 6 dead, 13 injured in bus accident due to fog in Sambhal district

At least six persons were dead and 13 seriously injured after bus collided with an Sport utility vehicle (SUV) in Gunnaur town in Uttar Pradesh's Sambhal district on Friday morning. 

Nov 09, 2018, 15:04 PM IST
Should have built new stadium for Atal Bihari Vajpayee instead of renaming old one: Akhilesh mocks Adityanath

Should have built new stadium for Atal Bihari Vajpayee instead of renaming old one: Akhilesh mocks Adityanath

Although the SP chief expressed happiness over the renaming, he added the BJP could have even constructed a better stadium after Vajpayee.

Nov 07, 2018, 16:58 PM IST
Will build grand statue of Lord Ram in Ayodhya soon, confirms Yogi Adityanath

Will build grand statue of Lord Ram in Ayodhya soon, confirms Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath informed that the land for the statue has already been identified.

Nov 07, 2018, 12:51 PM IST
Ayodhya, S Korea have ancient link which is cornerstone of historical bond: PM

Ayodhya, S Korea have ancient link which is cornerstone of historical bond: PM

The South Korean First lady Kim Jung-sook attended Diwali festivities in the holy city and offered her tribute at the Queen Heo Memorial here. 

Nov 06, 2018, 23:49 PM IST
 Yogi Adityanath's Ayodhya Deepotsav 2018 enters Guinness Book of World Records

Yogi Adityanath's Ayodhya Deepotsav 2018 enters Guinness Book of World Records

The event also witnessed some important announcements.

Nov 06, 2018, 19:59 PM IST
Day before Diwali, Yogi Adityanath renames Faizabad district as Ayodhya

Day before Diwali, Yogi Adityanath renames Faizabad district as Ayodhya

Yogi Adityanath also said an airport would be established in Ayodhya town and would be named after Lord Ram.

Nov 06, 2018, 17:50 PM IST
Deepotsav 2018: Catch Live streaming of Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya on Zee News

Deepotsav 2018: Catch Live streaming of Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya on Zee News

The city of Ayodhya is all set to witness grand Diwali celebrations led by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday evening. South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook, who's on a four-day

Nov 06, 2018, 15:30 PM IST
UP CM Yogi Adityanath inaugurates cricket stadium renamed after former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

UP CM Yogi Adityanath inaugurates cricket stadium renamed after former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

The stadium was renamed after AB Vajpayee a day ahead of the first-ever international cricket match in Lucknow.

Nov 06, 2018, 12:08 PM IST
Deepotsav: Grand Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya from today, all await 'good news' from UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Deepotsav: Grand Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya from today, all await 'good news' from UP CM Yogi Adityanath

UP CM Yogi Adityanath is likely to make a big announcement during the Deepotsav festivities.

Nov 06, 2018, 07:37 AM IST
Four railway gangmen mowed down by train while repairing tracks in UP's Hardoi

Four railway gangmen mowed down by train while repairing tracks in UP's Hardoi

The four gangmen were run over by the Akal Takht Express train. 

Nov 06, 2018, 06:44 AM IST
Tigress killed in UP's Dudhwa: FIR lodged against 6 persons, unidentified villagers

Tigress killed in UP's Dudhwa: FIR lodged against 6 persons, unidentified villagers

The irate villagers allegedly held the DTR field staff patrolling the area hostage and manhandled them.

Nov 06, 2018, 00:55 AM IST
Why didn't your parents name you 'Ravan or Duryodhan': Yogi Adityanath to critics on row over 'Prayagraj'

Why didn't your parents name you 'Ravan or Duryodhan': Yogi Adityanath to critics on row over 'Prayagraj'

UP CM has slammed those criticising the move to change Allahabad's name to Prayagraj. 

Nov 05, 2018, 08:33 AM IST

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