India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday March 16, 2015
A small plot of land in Haryana's Hisar district, a four-hour drive from Delhi, has turned into a precinct of deep tension after the church that was being built here was vandalised. A cross was removed and stolen, according to a police complaint, and an idol of Hanuman was installed inside over a week ago.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 16, 2015
An under-construction church has been vandalized in a Haryana village and a statue of Lord Hanuman placed in it, allegedly by locals, who object both to the building of the church on residential land and the conversions being conducted in the area. Chief Minister ML Khattar has assured that strict action will be taken in the case.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 8, 2011
A massive idol of Lord Hanuman perched atop a pole has been unveiled in Trinidad and Tobago.The idol was unveiled by Minister of Education Tim Gopeesingh at the Todds Road Hindu Temple in central Trinidad. Rudy Indarsingh, a minister, was present.The idol, 12 feet long and 24 feet high, in a flying position is perched on a pole.Abhedanand Persad Sh...
Cities | Gitesh Shelke, DNA | Thursday November 18, 2010
A six-foot idol of Lord Hanuman, believed to be over 250 years old, was discovered in the bed of the Mutha river near Sangam Bridge late on Wednesday evening.Workers engaged by the Pune Municipal Corporation to clean the river bed under its Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal (JNNURM) project chanced upon the idol. The width of the idol is 3.5 ...
Jeevan Prakash | Thursday November 4, 2010
Abhishek Bachchan, a self-confessed Hanuman 'bhakt' (devotee), unveiled the world's largest statue of the monkey god in Shimla.