Kumbh mela

Shut since Kumbh, tanneries following NGT norms to reopen in UP

The Yogi government has decided to set up a separate 20 MLD waste treatment plant at Jajmau in Kanpur to ensure that the tannery waste is not released directly into the Ganga.

published on : 25th June 2019

PM Modi donated Rs 21 lakh to Kumbh Mela sanitation workers: PMO

The PM had felicitated sanitation workers who ensured cleanliness during the Kumbh recently by washing their feet.

published on : 6th March 2019

PM Modi congratulates people of UP on successful completion of Kumbh

The 49-day-long biggest religious congregation on earth formally concluded on Tuesday.

published on : 6th March 2019

 49-day Kumbh, a marquee of different shades of life, ends

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath honours Mela workforce with Kumbh Sewa Medal, announces one-month salary as bonus.

published on : 5th March 2019

Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor launch 'Brahmastra logo' at Kumbh Mela on Maha Shivratri

Brahmastra, a fantasy adventure trilogy, which was originally scheduled to hit the screens on August 15, will now hit the screens this Christmas.

published on : 5th March 2019

Notes show how British tried to keep Kumbh crowd at minimum: Deny train tickets, run few specials

The archival documents give an insight on various aspects of arrangements made by the Railways, Public Health Department, Police Department et al during Kumbh Melas.

published on : 4th March 2019

Mahashivratri: 80 lakh devotees take holy dip till late afternoon

A delegation from West Bengal kept all its members together by telling them to follow the large saffron-coloured flags.

published on : 4th March 2019

Security beefed up as around one crore people expected to visit Kumbh Mela on Maha Shivratri

Police have been deployed in plain clothes at various locations to keep a vigil and round the clock, CCTV monitoring is also being done.

published on : 4th March 2019

Devotees head to Prayagraj ahead of Kumbh's culmination on Mahashivratri

Mahashivratri symbolises the last holy bath of Kalpvasis who spend the month of Magh as Kalpvas, the period of austerity, living a minimalistic life.

published on : 4th March 2019

Kumbh Mela: A multi-sensorial encounter

During this 55-day-long spiritual fair held in the city of Prayagraj, the aforementioned scenario, in its various iterations, occurs millions of times on a daily basis.

published on : 4th March 2019

Kumbh Mela: UP police joins hands with actors, creates safety bulletins for social media

UP Police set up newsrooms to upload news bulletins on social media and also to interview foreign nationals and dignitaries.

published on : 3rd March 2019

Kumbh Mela: Sangam all set to witness last holy dip on Mahashivratri on March 4

The Kumbh draws lakhs of pilgrims over the course of approximately 55 auspicious days to bathe at the Sangam.

published on : 3rd March 2019

Express Kumbh Quiz witnesses exciting participation from students

As the battle lines were drawn - the competition has a four-round format - the participating teams were breathing down one another’s neck.

published on : 3rd March 2019

Bringing India’s culture to its Generation-next!

The New Indian Express in association with the Government of Uttar Pradesh, organised the Express Kumbh Quiz 2019 on Thursday.

published on : 1st March 2019

Question for sanitation workers is of 'stomach', not feet: Shiv Sena

'Modi should be congratulated for washing the feet of sanitation workers, but the question concerning them is not about their feet but their stomach,' the Sena said.

published on : 26th February 2019
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