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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
Mayawati demands President's rule in Rajasthan, claims Ashok Gehlot poached BSP MLAs in past

Mayawati demands President's rule in Rajasthan, claims Ashok Gehlot poached BSP MLAs in past

The demand to impose President's rule in Rajasthan by Mayawati came after BJP demanded a CBI probe into audiotapes controversy which Congess claimed was a conspiracy to topple the Gehlot government

Jul 18, 2020, 15:16 PM IST
Lucknow self-immolation incident: Police book AIMIM, Congress leaders for instigation

Lucknow self-immolation incident: Police book AIMIM, Congress leaders for instigation

UP Police on Saturday arrested AIMIM leader Kadir and one other accused in connection with the case.

Jul 18, 2020, 13:24 PM IST
Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust meet in Ayodhya today, Bhoomi Pujan date to be finalised

Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust meet in Ayodhya today, Bhoomi Pujan date to be finalised

Nripendra Mishra, who was the Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will attend the proposed Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Tirtha Kshetra Trust meeting in Ayodhya on Saturday (July 18). 

Jul 18, 2020, 07:17 AM IST
Mini lockdown in Uttar Pradesh from July 17 to July 20: Check guidelines

Mini lockdown in Uttar Pradesh from July 17 to July 20: Check guidelines

Here is the list which is very important for you to know:

Jul 17, 2020, 23:21 PM IST
Ramjanmbhoomi Trust meeting at Ayodhya on July 18 to decide Bhoomi Poojan date for Ram temple

Ramjanmbhoomi Trust meeting at Ayodhya on July 18 to decide Bhoomi Poojan date for Ram temple

Shri Ramjanmbhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust will hold its meeting at Circuit House in Ayodhya on Saturday under the chairmanship of Mahant Nrityagopas Das.

Jul 17, 2020, 22:56 PM IST
Nepalese man tonsured in Varanasi; Nepal Envoy complaints to CM Yogi Adityanath, one arrested

Nepalese man tonsured in Varanasi; Nepal Envoy complaints to CM Yogi Adityanath, one arrested

The incident is purportedly in reaction to Nepalese Prime Minister KPS Oli's claim earlier this week that the ‘real’ Ayodhya was located in his country.

Jul 17, 2020, 19:00 PM IST
Vikas Dubey encounter as per guidelines, bullets fired in self-defence: UP police to Supreme Court

Vikas Dubey encounter as per guidelines, bullets fired in self-defence: UP police to Supreme Court

In Vikas Dubey's encounter case the UP police told the SC that all the guidelines of the apex court have been followed and it fired in self-defence as the fleeing criminal had snatched the police

Jul 17, 2020, 15:47 PM IST
Gangster Vikas Dubey, aides deleted all data from mobile phones before getting arrested by police

Gangster Vikas Dubey, aides deleted all data from mobile phones before getting arrested by police

Vikas Dubey, who was on the run for almost a week after the Bikru village ambush, in which eight police personnel lost their lives, was killed by Uttar Pradesh STF during an encounter on July 10

Jul 17, 2020, 15:41 PM IST
Vikas Dubey, suspended cop KK Sharma at henchman Amar Dubey's wedding — Viral video

Vikas Dubey, suspended cop KK Sharma at henchman Amar Dubey's wedding — Viral video

According to reports, the video is believed to have taken at Vikas Dubey's henchman Amar Dubey's wedding. Amar was killed during a police encounter on July 5.

Jul 17, 2020, 14:18 PM IST
Rahul Tiwari, the man who filed case against Vikas Dubey breaks silence, recalls gangster's terror

Rahul Tiwari, the man who filed case against Vikas Dubey breaks silence, recalls gangster's terror

Rahul Tiwari, the man who showed courage to stood up against notorious gangster Vikas Dubey, who was killed in an encounter by Uttar Pradesh police on July 10, returned home on Wednesday (July 15).

Jul 16, 2020, 10:55 AM IST
Vikas Dubey ordered us to kill policemen, admits Uttar Pradesh gangster's close aide Shashikant Pandey

Vikas Dubey ordered us to kill policemen, admits Uttar Pradesh gangster's close aide Shashikant Pandey

Shashikant Pandey, a close aide of slained Uttar Pradesh gangster Vikas Dubey, on Tuesday (July 14) confessed that he opener fire at the policemen on July 3 at Bikru village in Kanpur under the

Jul 15, 2020, 09:12 AM IST
UP government to file status report Vikas Dubey encounter; SC may consider appointing panel

UP government to file status report Vikas Dubey encounter; SC may consider appointing panel

The apex court said it would hear on July 20 the pleas seeking court-monitored probe into the encounters. The bench, also comprising Justices R S Reddy and A S Bopanna, observed that monitoring of

Jul 15, 2020, 02:01 AM IST
Gangster Vikas Dubey's close aide Shashikant, carrying Rs 50,000 reward on his head, arrested

Gangster Vikas Dubey's close aide Shashikant, carrying Rs 50,000 reward on his head, arrested

The Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday arrested another close aide of slain gangster Vikas Dubey from the Mela Tiraha area in Kanpur. He has been identified as Shashikant alias Sonu and was carrying a

Jul 14, 2020, 11:07 AM IST
Post-mortem report of 8 policemen killed by notorious Uttar Pradesh gangster Vikas Dubey reveals shocking details

Post-mortem report of 8 policemen killed by notorious Uttar Pradesh gangster Vikas Dubey reveals shocking details

The post-mortem report of eight policemen who were killed by slain gangster Vikas Dubey and his gang members in Kanpur's Bikaru village on the intervening night of July 2-July 3 has revealed that the

Jul 14, 2020, 07:24 AM IST