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Somnath Temple

500-metre area around Somnath, Ambaji temples declared 'veg zones'

The move means that non-vegetarian food, such as meat and chicken, cannot be sold near the premises of these two temples.

Jan 26, 2019, 08:11 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi offers prayers at Somnath temple in Gujarat

The Congress leader landed at Keshod Airport in Saurashtra and offered prayers at the temple which is about 420 km from the state capital.

Dec 23, 2017, 19:02 PM IST

Rahul in Gujarat, visits Somnath temple, meets party leaders

During his earlier visit, a controversy had erupted after he was shown as a non-Hindu in the temple registry, which the ruling BJP latched on to and created a hullabaloo.

Dec 23, 2017, 18:18 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi visits Gujarat, offers prayers at Somnath Temple - See pics

The President of the grand old party is on a three-day visit to Gujarat.

Dec 23, 2017, 12:13 PM IST

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi to begin 3-day Gujarat visit from Somnath Temple

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday will visit Gujarat and attend review meetings to analyse the party's showing in the assembly elections.

Dec 23, 2017, 07:57 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi to begin his Gujarat visit from Somnath Temple

Congress along with its alies won 80 seats and restricted BJP to less 100 in a state it considers its fortress.

Dec 22, 2017, 23:57 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi's 'holy' campaign: 11 temple visits before Gujarat elections

Congress President-elect visited as many as 11 temples across the length and breadth of Gujarat in the run-up to state assembly elections here. Below is a quick recap of his visits.

Dec 15, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Campaigning for first phase of Gujarat elections 2017 concludes

A total of 89 seats -- out of 182 -- spanning the Saurashtra and south Gujarat regions, are up for grabs in the first phase with 977 candidates in the fray, including CM Vijay Rupani.

Dec 07, 2017, 21:00 PM IST

In Gujarat 'janeudhari', in Uttar Pradesh 'Maulana': Sambit Patra's dig at Rahul Gandhi

BJP president Amit Shah has asked Rahul Gandhi to clear Congress' stand on the Ram temple issue in Ayodhya.

Dec 06, 2017, 14:56 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi's question no. 5 for PM Narendra Modi is about Gujarat women — Here's what he asked

The young Congress leader has decided to ask one question daily to the Prime Minister in order to corner the ruling BJP in the poll-bound Gujarat. 

Dec 03, 2017, 09:48 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi propagating 'Grand Stupid Thought': PM Modi's reply on Congress's 'Gabbar Singh Tax' jibe

Continuing his campaign for the assembly polls in his home state Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attacked Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for calling GST 'Gabbar Singh Tax' and said those who looted the country could only think of dacoits. 

Nov 30, 2017, 07:30 AM IST

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Nov 29, 2017, 21:49 PM IST

Narendra Modi's 'history' lesson to Rahul Gandhi on Somnath temple, rakes up Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Patel

The Congress party on Wednesday claimed party vice president Rahul Gandhi is a janeu-dhari.

Nov 29, 2017, 21:23 PM IST

After Somnath temple row, Congress releases 3 pics to show Rahul Gandhi is Hindu

 A major controversy broke out on Wednesday over Rahul Gandhi's visit to Somnath temple with the BJP questioning his faith.

Nov 29, 2017, 20:10 PM IST

What is your religion? Subramanian Swamy asks Rahul Gandhi after Somnath temple row

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy claimed that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi had declared himself as a Catholic in Rollins College in the US.

Nov 29, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi visits Somnath temple, register entry sparks controversy

Every non-Hindu person visiting the Somnath temple needs to make a register entry.

Nov 29, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi to begin 2-day poll campaign in Gujarat, to visit Somnath temple

With the Gujarat polls less than two weeks away, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will be back on the campaign trail in the poll-bound state on Wednesday. 

Nov 29, 2017, 06:17 AM IST

Keshubhai Patel reappointed chairman of Somnath temple trust

Former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel was today reappointed as chairman of the Somnath Temple Trust for a year.

Mar 08, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Watch - PM Modi offers prayers at Gujarat's Somnath Temple

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Mar 08, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, offers prayers Somnath Temple

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday arrived at the Diu Airport from where he took a helicopter ride to the famous Somnath Temple. He offered his prayers there.

Mar 08, 2017, 09:52 AM IST