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Narendra Modi's Varanasi roadshow: Have you seen this video? Overwhelmed by public love, PM tweeted it - WATCH

PM Narendra Modi has tweeted a video of his Varanasi roadshow.

Mar 07, 2017, 17:05 PM IST

Akshay Kumar's first visit to Banaras city and dip in holy Ganga waters will set your mornings right!

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar will soon be seen in 'Jolly LLB 2', for which the Khiladi Kumar visited the holy city of Banaras. The actor shot several portions of his film there and surprisingly, it was his first time there.

Jan 19, 2017, 10:36 AM IST

These Bollywood films will give you major goals to visit Banaras now!

Explored the city of Banaras through these films. 

Apr 21, 2016, 20:39 PM IST

PM Modi addresses people at a gathering in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the holy city of Varanasi on Friday and flagged off Mahamana Superfast Express which will run from Varanasi to New Delhi.

Jan 22, 2016, 14:52 PM IST

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Jan 22, 2016, 14:31 PM IST

Chewing paan, tobacco banned at Varanasi's Kashi Vishwanath temple

"Devotees chewing 'paan' (beetle leaf) and 'gutkha' will be denied entry into the Kashi Vishwanath temple here, an official said on Monday.

Jan 18, 2016, 20:09 PM IST

Upcoming film Mohalla Assi trailer tainting Kashi's image?

The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Friday issued notice to the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) on the promos of Bollywood film 'Mohalla Assi' which have been released over

Jun 27, 2015, 22:27 PM IST

Banarasi Saree: What makes it so special?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who visited his constituency Varanasi on Friday was in all praise for its great legacy of manufacturing Banarasi Sarees. Watch what makes it so special after all!

Nov 07, 2014, 22:20 PM IST

Narendra Modi adopts Jayapur village in first Varanasi visit as PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday adopted Jayapur under the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana saying it is a privilege to be associated with the village.

Nov 07, 2014, 16:23 PM IST

Varanasi awaits PM Modi's visit

With preparations in full swing and security tightened, Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems all set for his two-day visit to the holy city of Varanasi, beginning November 7.

Nov 07, 2014, 00:34 AM IST

Narendra Mod to visit Varansi Friday for first time since becoming PM

Narendra Modi is all set to visit his constituency Varanasi on Friday for the first time as the prime minister.

Nov 06, 2014, 20:58 PM IST

Owl Festival: A time to crack jokes in Varanasi

Varanasi, Oct 25 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of people in this Hindu holy city - and now Prime Minister Narendra Modi's parliamentary constituency - in Uttar Pradesh are eagerly looking forward to

Oct 25, 2014, 18:20 PM IST

Desh Da Swaad: Explore the street food and local delicacies of Varanasi

Zee Media's maiden food & travel show 'Desh Da Swaad' brings you the mouthwatering cuisines of India.

Oct 04, 2014, 22:13 PM IST

BHU student found dead in mysterious circumstances

A 19-year-old undergraduate student of Banaras Hindu University was found dead under mysterious near Tulasi Ghat.

Dec 26, 2012, 22:43 PM IST

Banaras` `Ganga aarti` charms Sonam Kapoor

Actress Sonam Kapoor, who is shooting for her upcoming film ‘Raanjhnaa in Banaras, was mesmerised by the famous ‘Ganga aarti’.

Oct 15, 2012, 19:39 PM IST

Artist Manu Parekh showcases love for Banaras in retrospective

Manu Parekh`s work signifies a journey from the exterior to the interior in the world of art.

May 21, 2012, 12:58 PM IST