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Cabinet approves construction of 3rd Railway line between Allahabad - Mughalsarai

The 3rd Railway line between Allahabad - Mughalsarai will be 150 km long and will be completed at an estimated cost of Rs 2649.44 crore, an official release said.

Jul 18, 2019, 13:45 PM IST

Allahabad Lok Sabha constituency of Uttar Pradesh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Allahabad Lok Sabha Constituency of Uttar Pradesh.

Apr 29, 2019, 17:26 PM IST

Allahabad Lok Sabha constituency

In 2014 Lok Sabha election, Bharatiya Janata Party's Shyama Charan Gupta won the Allahabad parliamentary constituency by a margin of 62009 votes. 

Apr 24, 2019, 12:15 PM IST

Kavi Yudh: Special Poetic war on Maha Kumbh of Prayagraj

This segment of Zee News brings to you special poetic war on Maha Kumbh of Prayagraj. Watch video for more information:

Jan 16, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

Over 2.25 crore devotees take holy dip as Kumbh Mela opens in Prayagraj

About 15 crore devotees are expected to partake in the pilgrimage.

Jan 15, 2019, 20:05 PM IST

Kumbh Mela 2019: Prayagraj gears up to host the world's largest religious gathering

Authorities make special arrangements for the convenience of devotees and tourists visiting the Kumbh.

Jan 10, 2019, 20:34 PM IST

Kumbh Mela 2019: Kinnar Akhara steals show on debut

For the first time the 'Kinnar Akhara' took part in a religious royal entry procession called 'Peshwai' at the Kumbh Mela 2019 in Allahabad on January 6.

Jan 09, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Siberian seagulls - the surprise pilgrims at Kumbh 2019

Every year, between October and March, these migratory birds flock the sangam and nearby areas, attracting a large number of visitors. This year, their trip coincides with the Kumbh Mela, an added attraction for the millions who turn up at the pilgrimage.

Jan 09, 2019, 11:48 AM IST

Prayagraj gets world’s largest temporary city for grand Kumbh Mela 2019

For Kumbh Mela, a new temporary city has been set up along Prayagraj, which has 250-km long roads and 22 pontoon bridges.

Jan 08, 2019, 07:14 AM IST

News 50: Watch top news stories of today, 02 January, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories.

Jan 04, 2019, 08:12 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Kumbh Mela officially begins with entry of Juna Akhara saints

The sadhu saints of Juna Akhara enterd the Kumbh Mela area on Tuesday. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 26, 2018, 09:14 AM IST

5W1H: Saints upset over not including elephants in Kumbh procession

This segment of Zee News brings to you latest updates. saints upset over not including elephants in Kumbh procession. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 22, 2018, 18:06 PM IST

Railways to run 800 additional trains for Kumbh Mela pilgrims

To facilitate pilgrims arriving in large numbers during the Kumbh Mela in 2019, the Railways has proposed running 800 special trains from various stations of Allahabad district, an official has said. These trains would be in addition to the regular trains run by the North Central Railway (NCR).

Dec 16, 2018, 10:38 AM IST

Allahabad University to be renamed as Prayagraj State University, proposal sent to UP Govt

The Vice-Chancellor of Allahabad University has sent a formal proposal to the UP government.

Dec 09, 2018, 09:20 AM IST

UP cabinet approves renaming of Faizabad as Ayodhya, Allahabad as Prayagraj

While Prayagraj division will comprise of Prayagraj, Kaushambi, Fatehpur and Pratapgarh districts, Ayodhya division will include Ayodhya, Ambedkarnagar, Sultanpur, Amethi and Barabanki districts. 

Nov 13, 2018, 18:26 PM IST

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

Yogi Adityanath responds to Allahabad's name change to Prayagraj

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday opened up on the justification of changing Allahabad's name to Prayagraj. 

Nov 04, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

UP government issues notification renaming Allahabad to Prayagraj

The Uttar Pradesh government has issued a notification directing its departments to use Prayagraj instead of Allahabad for all official purposes, district magistrate Suhas L Y said on Saturday.

Oct 20, 2018, 22:46 PM IST

People with zero understanding of history: Yogi on those criticising Allahabad name change

"People who have zero understanding of our history and traditions would question the move."

Oct 16, 2018, 18:23 PM IST

Allahabad is now Prayagraj, UP Cabinet clears proposal to change name

The proposal to change the name was approved by the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet at a meeting on Tuesday.

Oct 16, 2018, 12:31 PM IST