KUMBH MELA 2019: Devotees take a dip in the Sangam on Makar Sankranti
On the wee hours of Tuesday, thousands of faithful thronged the Kumbh Mela site and took the holy dip at the Sangam -- the confluence of Ganga and Yamuna rivers and the mystical Saraswati rivers.
Original name was Prayag, it was forcibly changed: Swamy on renaming of Allahabad
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday responded to the criticism his party is receiving for changing Allahabad's name to 'Prayagraj'.
Over 1.2 lakh toilets to be installed for Allahabad Kumbh Mela 2019: CM Yogi Adityanath
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that preparations for grand Allahabad Kumbh Mela have been satisfactory so far.
Indira marathon organised to mark 100th birth anniversary of former PM Indira Gandhi
The Allahabad city held the 33rd edition of the All-India (prize-money) Indira Marathon on Sunday.
Transgenders celebrate 3rd foundation day of ‘Kinnar Akhada’
A large number of members of the Transgender community flocked to Uttar Pradesh’s Allahabad and celebrated third foundation day of the ‘Kinnar Akhada’ by offering prayers.
Dawn-to-dusk bankers strike; A branch in Allahabad wears deserted look
Banking operations in Tamil Nadu were affected on Tuesday with around 55,000 bankers striking work pressing for their demands, said a top All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA) leader.
Moving car catches fire in Allahabad
A moving car caught fire in Allahabad's G T Road. The vehicle was coming from Ghumanganj area when it caught fire in middle of the road. Fire tender rushed to the spot and doused the fire.
Three killed after boat capsizes in Allahabad
The boat capsized in Yamuna River in Allahabad on Sunday evening. The boat which had nearly 20 people on-board lost its control after a storm hit it near Ghoorpur area.
SBI cash van's guard shot dead by bike-borne hooligan in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad
A State Bank of India cash van guard was shot dead by a bike-borne hooligan in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad on Wednesday broad daylight.
Umesh Pal kidnapping case: Gangster-neta Atiq Ahmed held guilty, his brother acquitted
Chardham Yatra: VIP pilgrims will have to pay Rs 300 for darshan at Kedarnath and Badrinath Dham.
Those involved in corruption coming on one platform: PM Modi attacks Opposition parties
Namibian cheetah’s death at Kuno National Park gets political colour in Madhya Pradesh
BSF shoots at three drones on Indo-Pak border, recovers 10 kg heroin