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Kin of Kothari brothers who died in police firing during Ram Temple movement invited for 'Bhoomi Pujan' in Ayodhya

Kin of Kothari brothers who died in police firing during Ram Temple movement invited for 'Bhoomi Pujan' in Ayodhya

The family of Kothari brothers - Ram Kumar and Sharad Kumar – who laid down their lives during the Ram Temple movement in Ayodhya almost three decades ago is among the 175 distinguished guests who

Aug 04, 2020, 11:56 AM IST
Ahead of Ram Temple Bhoomi Pujan in Ayodhya, 'Nishan Puja' held at Hanumangarhi

Ahead of Ram Temple Bhoomi Pujan in Ayodhya, 'Nishan Puja' held at Hanumangarhi

Ahead of Ram Temple Bhoomi Pujan in the holy town of Ayodhya on August 5, special prayers were offered to Lord Hanuman at Hanumangarhi on Tuesday (August 4, 2020). According to an old tradition, ‘

Aug 04, 2020, 10:27 AM IST
Ayodhya Ram Temple Bhoomi Pujan to usher in new era in India's culture

Ayodhya Ram Temple Bhoomi Pujan to usher in new era in India's culture

During the era of Mughal emperor Babur, the Babri Masjid was built after desecrating the Ram temple in the year 1528. After the Mughal rule, the British also ruled India for almost 200 years, and

Aug 04, 2020, 01:11 AM IST
Only 175 guests invited for Bhoomi Pujan ceremony of Ram temple on August 5

Only 175 guests invited for Bhoomi Pujan ceremony of Ram temple on August 5

Veteran BJP leaders LK Advani and MM Joshi will not be able to attend the Bhoomi Poojan due to their old age amid COVID-19 situation.

Aug 03, 2020, 23:24 PM IST
Ramjanmbhoomi Trust invites Iqbal Ansari, Mohammed Sharif to attend bhoomi pujan ceremony

Ramjanmbhoomi Trust invites Iqbal Ansari, Mohammed Sharif to attend bhoomi pujan ceremony

The rituals preceding bhoomi pujan started in Ayodhya today with 'Gauri Ganesh' puja amid chanting of mantras by 11 priests. 

Aug 03, 2020, 17:22 PM IST
Ahead of Ram temple 'bhoomi pujan', Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath reaches Ayodhya, asks devotees to light lamp at home

Ahead of Ram temple 'bhoomi pujan', Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath reaches Ayodhya, asks devotees to light lamp at home

CM Adityanath expressed his joy on Twitter and quoted a few lines from Ramcharitmanas.

Aug 03, 2020, 15:10 PM IST
Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh cremated in Delhi on August 3

Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh cremated in Delhi on August 3

Former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh was cremated in Delhi at 11 AM on Monday (August 3). Singh's last rites were conducted by his twin daughters Drishti and Disha at

Aug 03, 2020, 11:48 AM IST
Worried about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's health: BJP leader Uma Bharti to skip Ram Temple 'bhoomi pujan' ceremony due to COVID-19

Worried about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's health: BJP leader Uma Bharti to skip Ram Temple 'bhoomi pujan' ceremony due to COVID-19

Senior BJP leader Uma Bharti on Monday (August 3) tweeted that she will not attend the Ram temple 'bhoomi pujan' ceremony in Ayodhya on Wednesday (August 5) due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

Aug 03, 2020, 11:00 AM IST
Ram temple 'bhoomi pujan' rituals begin in Ayodhya with 'Gauri Ganesh puja'

Ram temple 'bhoomi pujan' rituals begin in Ayodhya with 'Gauri Ganesh puja'

The rituals preceding Ram temple's 'bhoomi pujan', scheduled to take place on Wednesday (August 5), started in Ayodhya on Monday (August 3) with 'Gauri Ganesh' puja.

Aug 03, 2020, 09:46 AM IST
First phase of new railway station in Ayodhya modelled on Ram temple to be completed by June 2021

First phase of new railway station in Ayodhya modelled on Ram temple to be completed by June 2021

Northern Railways has announced that the first phase of the new modern railway station in Ayodhya will be completed by June 2021. It is to be noted that the station will be built on the theme of Ram

Aug 03, 2020, 09:03 AM IST
UP BJP chief Swatantra Dev Singh tests positive for COVID-19

UP BJP chief Swatantra Dev Singh tests positive for COVID-19

The leader also requested his acquaintances who came in his contact recently to get themselves tested for the infection.

Aug 02, 2020, 19:24 PM IST
Akhilesh Yadav condoles Amar Singh's death, says 'deprived of his affection'

Akhilesh Yadav condoles Amar Singh's death, says 'deprived of his affection'

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav expressed his condolences on the death of former party leader Amar Singh and said he had been deprived of his affection. 

Aug 02, 2020, 16:20 PM IST
Kamal Rani Varun, cabinet minister in Yogi Adityanath's government dies due to COVID-19

Kamal Rani Varun, cabinet minister in Yogi Adityanath's government dies due to COVID-19

Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Kamla Rani Varun, died on Sunday (August 2) due to prolonged illness. She was undergoing treatment at a Lucknow hospital. 62-year-old Kamla Rani and was a legislator

Aug 02, 2020, 13:13 PM IST
Amar Singh dies at 64, here's a look at some of the controversies of ex-Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP

Amar Singh dies at 64, here's a look at some of the controversies of ex-Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP

Former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh died in Singapore on Saturday (August 1, 2020). He was 64. Singh was admitted to a hospital in Singapore to undergo treatment for kidney-

Aug 02, 2020, 12:59 PM IST
Reason behind end of friendship between Amar Singh and Amitabh Bachchan

Reason behind end of friendship between Amar Singh and Amitabh Bachchan

It has been rarely seen that politicians and film stars forge deep friendship but there was a time when people used to talk about the friendship between politician Amar Singh and Bollywood megastar

Aug 02, 2020, 12:08 PM IST
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath cancels Ayodhya visit due to death of Uttar Pradesh Cabinet minister Kamla Rani Varun

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath cancels Ayodhya visit due to death of Uttar Pradesh Cabinet minister Kamla Rani Varun

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's Sunday's (August 2) visit to Ayodhya, to review preparations for Ram Temple 'bhoomi pujan' ceremony, got cancelled due to death of Kamla Rani Varun, a

Aug 02, 2020, 11:07 AM IST
Ex-SP leader Amar Singh's mortal remains to be brought from Singapore to Delhi on August 2, funeral on August 3

Ex-SP leader Amar Singh's mortal remains to be brought from Singapore to Delhi on August 2, funeral on August 3

The mortal remains of Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh, who died on August 1 (Saturday) due to kindey-related ailments, will be brought to Delhi from Singapore on Sunday (July 2).

Aug 02, 2020, 10:31 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh increases challan for traffic violations; two-wheelers without helmet to be fined Rs 1,000

Uttar Pradesh increases challan for traffic violations; two-wheelers without helmet to be fined Rs 1,000

Fine of Rs 1,000 will be levied if three commuters are found on a two-wheeler.

Aug 01, 2020, 16:12 PM IST
Dev Parashar, the 10-year old 'little soldier' who visits martyrs’ homes to collect soil for Ram Temple Bhoomi Pujan

Dev Parashar, the 10-year old 'little soldier' who visits martyrs’ homes to collect soil for Ram Temple Bhoomi Pujan

Inspired by popular Zee News show DNA, the ten-year-old ‘Little Soldier’ visits martyrs’ families and collects soil from their homes for Ayodhya Bhoomi Pujan.

Aug 01, 2020, 16:10 PM IST
Man arrested for abducting, raping minor girl in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar

Man arrested for abducting, raping minor girl in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar

Uttar Pradesh Police arrested one of the three men accused of raping a 15-year-old girl here, an official said on Saturday (August 1).

Aug 01, 2020, 15:52 PM IST