Brought back from Canada after 108 years, goddess Annapurna's idol installed at Varanasi temple

The idol of the goddess was taken to the temple in a silver palanquin, shouldered by Adityanath.

published on : 15th November 2021

From adversity to inspiration, the journey of Varanasi's Punam Rai 

A dowry victim, who was confined to bed for 17 years, not only managed to walk again but also became a role model for painters and Taekwondo players in Varanasi 

published on : 14th November 2021

Weaving a new tale of Varanasi

Filmmaker Ritesh Sharma’s debut feature explores the spiritual city beyond its holy motifs

published on : 14th November 2021

100 years after being smuggled out, Goddess Annapurna idol to reach Kashi Vishwanath Temple

The idol of Annapurna idol will be first taken to Aligarh on November 11 then Kannauj and reach Ayodhya on  November 14.

published on : 2nd November 2021

IRCTC opens executive lounge at Varanasi railway station

The side walls feature the rich heritage of Varanasi in the form of panel associating the names and handicrafts of the city with its wood etched craftsmanship.

published on : 24th October 2021

INTERVIEW | Miss India Manasa Varanasi on Miss World 2021 and Priyanka Chopra

Manasa Varanasi, a true-blue Hyderabadi, shares on how she's been preparing for the contest, what it would mean to win the title and the causes close to her heart.

published on : 13th October 2021

Priyanka Gandhi invokes Goddess Durga, urges people to chant 'Jai Mata Di' at Varanasi rally

The Congress general secretary recited two shlokas in Sanskrit and urged the people to chant 'Jai Mata Di' with her to which the audience reciprocated.

published on : 10th October 2021

Modi lauds Adityanath for developmental work in UP, ends speculations about leadership change

In his parliamentary constituency Varanasi after 8 months, PM unveils-lays foundation of projects worth Rs 1583 crore, including Rudraksha International Convention Centre

published on : 15th July 2021

Uttar Pradesh's efforts in combating COVID 'commendable': PM Narendra Modi

The prime minister inaugurated projects worth around Rs 744 crore and laid foundation stones of several projects and public works worth about Rs 839 crore.

published on : 15th July 2021

PM Narendra Modi lands in Varanasi, received by Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel

The prime minister will inaugurate public projects and works, including a 100-bed MCH wing in BHU, multi-level parking at Godauliya and a three-lane flyover bridge.

published on : 15th July 2021

PM Narendra Modi likely to visit Varanasi on July 15 to inaugurate convention centre

The Convention Centre, which was built with the help of Japan, will be inaugurated by the Prime Minister along with the Ambassador of Japan to India.

published on : 11th July 2021

In a first, mangoes, black rice, bottle gourd from Varanasi make it to global markets despite COVID-19

The officials said the exports were made possible as they connected the Fresh Vegetables and Fruits Exporters Association in Mumbai with the farmer groups in Varanasi.

published on : 6th July 2021

Varanasi district officials form panel to look into algae infestation of river Ganga

There is no river engineering expert, environmentalist or Phycology expert in the team constituted to look into the issue.

published on : 9th June 2021

Old building in Kashi Vishwanath Corridor collapses, 2 labourers killed

The injured have been admitted at Varanasi Divisional Hospital, where two of them are stated to be serious.

published on : 1st June 2021

This fighter coach in Varanasi is shaping champs for the future

A judo coach who moved to Varanasi after terror hit home, has trained dozens of champions from Uttar Pradesh’s rural areas.

published on : 23rd May 2021
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