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Sand from Phalgu river in Bihar's Gaya to be used for bhoomi poojan' of Ram temple in Ayodhya

Sand from Phalgu river in Bihar's Gaya to be used for bhoomi poojan' of Ram temple in Ayodhya

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to attend the 'bhoomi poojan' ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya on August 5 and it is learnt that sand from Phalgu river in Bihar's Gaya will also be used in the '

Jul 22, 2020, 11:26 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath announces Rs 10 lakh compensation for murdered journalist Vikram Joshi's family

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath announces Rs 10 lakh compensation for murdered journalist Vikram Joshi's family

Journalist Vikram Joshi, who was shot at by miscreants in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad on Monday (July 20) night, passed away on Wednesday (July 22). Joshi was shot in the head and was admitted to

Jul 22, 2020, 11:00 AM IST
Ayodhya’s Ram Temple to have three floors, museum, ‘Nakshatra Vatika’ and ‘Ram Katha Punj Park’

Ayodhya’s Ram Temple to have three floors, museum, ‘Nakshatra Vatika’ and ‘Ram Katha Punj Park’

The proposed Ram Temple, which is being constructed in the Ayodhya district of Uttar Pradesh, will have three floors, including the ground floor, first floor and the second floor. The proposed Ram

Jul 22, 2020, 10:53 AM IST
Journalist Vikram Joshi, who was shot at in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad, dies

Journalist Vikram Joshi, who was shot at in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad, dies

Journalist Vikram Joshi, who was shot at by miscreants in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad on Monday (July 20) night, died on Wednesday (July 22). Joshi suffered bullet injuries and was admitted to Yashoda

Jul 22, 2020, 07:23 AM IST
Ghaziabad Police arrests 9 people in connection with attack on journalist Vikram Joshi

Ghaziabad Police arrests 9 people in connection with attack on journalist Vikram Joshi

Police officials have also suspended the Pratap Vihar Police station's in-charge.

Jul 21, 2020, 16:20 PM IST
Vikas Dubey's financier Jay Vajpayee arranged cash, ammunition before Bikru ambush?

Vikas Dubey's financier Jay Vajpayee arranged cash, ammunition before Bikru ambush?

Vajpayee, the Kanpur-based businessman, had amassed huge wealth over the years. He was known to be a key financier of Dubey and his gang members. 

Jul 21, 2020, 12:45 PM IST
Close Babri Masjid demolition case against Advani-Joshi before 'bhoomi poojan' of Ram temple: Subramanian Swamy urges PM Modi

Close Babri Masjid demolition case against Advani-Joshi before 'bhoomi poojan' of Ram temple: Subramanian Swamy urges PM Modi

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday (July 21) urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to close down Babri Masjid demolition case against veteran BJP leaders Lal Krishna Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi

Jul 21, 2020, 10:18 AM IST
Miscreants open fire at journalist Vikram Joshi in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad

Miscreants open fire at journalist Vikram Joshi in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad

Some unidentified miscreants opened fire at a journalist identified as Vikram Joshi in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad on Monday (July 20) night.

Jul 21, 2020, 08:23 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh to allow home isolation under certain provisions of laid out norms: Check guidelines

Uttar Pradesh to allow home isolation under certain provisions of laid out norms: Check guidelines

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that a large number of asymptomatic Covid-19 infected persons are hiding their illness which may give further rise to infection. In view of this

Jul 20, 2020, 18:59 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh allows home quarantine only if coronavirus COVID-19 protocols followed

Uttar Pradesh allows home quarantine only if coronavirus COVID-19 protocols followed

The CM said that home quarantine permission should be given only on compliance of the already set protocol for it.

Jul 20, 2020, 16:27 PM IST
Add ex-judge, retired police officer in Vikas Dubey encounter inquiry committee: Supreme Court tells Uttar Pradesh

Add ex-judge, retired police officer in Vikas Dubey encounter inquiry committee: Supreme Court tells Uttar Pradesh

During a court hearing today, a bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde said it was appalled that the gangster got bail despite so many cases against him.

Jul 20, 2020, 14:52 PM IST
Two sacked UP policemen were in constant touch with gangster Vikas Dubey, reveals STF probe

Two sacked UP policemen were in constant touch with gangster Vikas Dubey, reveals STF probe

In a big revelation in gangster Vikas Dubey case, the Special Task Force (STF) in its investigation has found involvement of two sacked UP policemen in his gang. The connection was found after the

Jul 20, 2020, 13:46 PM IST
Vikas Dubey encounter: Supreme court to hear case today; likely to set up inquiry team

Vikas Dubey encounter: Supreme court to hear case today; likely to set up inquiry team

The Supreme Court is likely to constitute an inquiry team in the Vikas Dubey encounter case on the lines of Hyderabad's encounter.

Jul 20, 2020, 08:40 AM IST
250 guests may attend 'bhoomi poojan' ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya

250 guests may attend 'bhoomi poojan' ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya

The 'bhoomi poojan' ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya is scheduled to take place on August 5 and sources told Zee Media that 250 guests will attend the 'bhoomi poojan' ceremony.

Jul 20, 2020, 08:27 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to arrive in Ayodhya at 11 am on August 5 for Ram Temple 'bhoomi pujan', may also visit Hanuman Garhi temple

PM Narendra Modi to arrive in Ayodhya at 11 am on August 5 for Ram Temple 'bhoomi pujan', may also visit Hanuman Garhi temple

The trust has sent two likely dates, August 3 and 5, both considered auspicious, to the PMO for PM Modi to lay the foundation stone of the Ram temple. 

Jul 19, 2020, 17:32 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi may attend 'bhoomi poojan' ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya on August 5

PM Narendra Modi may attend 'bhoomi poojan' ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya on August 5

10 PM on August 5. Sources added that the prayers and other rituals related to 'bhoomi poojan' ceremony of Ram temple will begin at 8 AM on August 5.

Jul 19, 2020, 10:47 AM IST
UP Police nabs SIM card retailer for selling OTPs to create fake WhatsApp accounts

UP Police nabs SIM card retailer for selling OTPs to create fake WhatsApp accounts

The Uttar Pradesh Police arrested a SIM card retailer for fraudulently acquiring a large number of SIM cards and selling OTPs to facilitate the creation of fictitious WhatsApp accounts.

Jul 18, 2020, 22:28 PM IST
Ayodhya Ram temple construction: Timeline of six meetings in past four days

Ayodhya Ram temple construction: Timeline of six meetings in past four days

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath held a meeting on July 17. 

Jul 18, 2020, 20:58 PM IST
Ayodhya Ram temple construction likely to begin in August; PM Narendra Modi may attend ceremony

Ayodhya Ram temple construction likely to begin in August; PM Narendra Modi may attend ceremony

The construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya is likely to begin in August, next month, as members of Shri Ramjanmbhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust, mandated by the Supreme Court, met in Ayodhya on Saturday to

Jul 18, 2020, 20:28 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adiyanath calls for increasing rapid-antigen testing as coronavirus COVID-19 cases surge

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adiyanath calls for increasing rapid-antigen testing as coronavirus COVID-19 cases surge

CM Adityanath also asked doctors to study the case history of patients who have recovered from COVID-19.

Jul 18, 2020, 18:04 PM IST