Mukhyamantri Tirth Darshan Yojana: Madhya Pradesh launches free air service for elderly pilgrims

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan saw the first batch of pilgrims off at the Bhopal Airport.

published on : 21st May 2023

Unending queues, chaos mar darshan at Simhachalam in Andhra Pradesh

However, the festive atmosphere turned chaotic as devotees were made to stand in serpentine queue for hours without adequate amenities in place.

published on : 24th April 2023

10,331 Haj pilgrims from Kerala this year

The State Haj Committee has appointed 314 Haj Trainers to assist Haj pilgrims.

published on : 21st April 2023

Uphill way of the cross

The annual festival, ‘Malayattoor Perunnal’, falls on the first Sunday after Easter.

published on : 8th April 2023

Delhi High Court notice to Centre on plea to let Muslim staff help Haj pilgrims

The petition sought direction to amend the office memorandum to the extent of giving opportunities to all Muslim employees of Centre,

published on : 6th April 2023

Bus carrying 64 Sabarimala pilgrims from TN overturns; one person critical

Officials from the fire and rescue department, police, and local residents are leading the rescue operation. 

published on : 28th March 2023

Two pilgrims drown, five missing while crossing Chambal River in Madhya Pradesh

The river divides Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior-Chambal region with Rajasthan’s Braj region.

published on : 19th March 2023

Minimum fee for VIP darshan at Char Dham

The Uttrakahand government is focusing on making elaborate arrangements for the pilgrims for the Char Dham Yatra starting next month. 

published on : 6th March 2023

Taking a cue from Saudi, Uttarakhand eases norms for women Haj pilgrims

Uttarakhand Waqf Board Chairman Shadab Shams told this daily, “Now, women going on Haj have been exempted from the obligation of many rules. Women will be able to go on Haj without a male relative."

published on : 2nd March 2023

Eight killed, two injured as car carrying Sabarimala pilgrims from TN falls into gorge near Kumily

The deceased are residents of Andipatti in Tamil Nadu. The incident happened on Friday at 11 pm.

published on : 24th December 2022

Two Muslim brothers serve Amarnath pilgrims, send out message of communal harmony

As per the Seva Samiti sources, even the shrine board, having acknowledged their services, has issued the card of ‘Sevadaar’ to both the brothers.

published on : 11th July 2022

Jharkhand HC pulls up govt over report on Lalu's jail manual violation case

A PIL was filed in the High Court demanding to shift Yadav back to Birsa Munda Central Jail in Ranchi alleging that he violated the jail manual during his stay in RIMS director’s Bungalow.

published on : 22nd January 2021

44 Indian pilgrims arrive from coronavirus-hit Iran: S Jaishankar 

An Iran Air flight carrying Indian pilgrims stranded in coronavirus-hit Iran landed at the airport in Mumbai on Friday afternoon, an official said.

published on : 13th March 2020

Lalu Prasad Yadav shifted to paying ward in RIMS after complaining about mosquitoes and dog barks

The RJD supremo will have to pay Rs 1,000 per day at the present ward. Shrivastava said the change was done after permission was obtained from the jail superintendent.

published on : 6th September 2018

Former Bihar CM Lalu Prasad Yadav wants to get shifted to RIMS Paying Ward

According to Doctor Umesh Prasad, under whose supervision Lalu Prasad Yadav is being treated in RIMS, his prostate and sugar level are on the higher level.

published on : 4th September 2018

13 Amarnath pilgrims injured in accident

The pilgrims were part of a convoy carrying a fresh batch of 3,419 pilgrims including 680 women and 201 'sadhus' from the Bhagwati Nagar base camp.

published on : 12th July 2018

About 11,000 Amarnath pilgrims leave base camps for holy cave

A fresh batch of Amarnath pilgrims, including women and Sadhus, left Jammu early this morning for Baltal and Nunwan base camps in Kashmir.

published on : 10th July 2018

Two Amarnath pilgrims from Punjab killed in Jammu & Kashmir accident

The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle and it rolled down from the Jammu-Srinagar highway in Qazigund area.

published on : 9th July 2018

250 stranded Indian Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims evacuated from Hilsa

The Indian embassy has set up a hotline for pilgrims and their family members, which also comprises other language speaking staff for Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam speakers.

published on : 4th July 2018

Weather gods smile, stranded Kailash-Mansarovar pilgrims progress to safety

The ordeal seems to be over for some of the Kailash-Mansarovar pilgrims stranded in Simikot, Nepal.

published on : 4th July 2018
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