India News | Written by Manish Kumar | Tuesday December 1, 2015
The theft of an ancient Jain idol from a village in Bihar has been handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday December 1, 2015
Israeli security forces shot dead a suspected Palestinian assailant who tried to stab a man at a busy intersection near a West Bank settlement today, police said, a location that has seen several incidents during two months of violence.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 30, 2015
Taking serious view of demolition of a about 400-year-old temple, the Madras High Court has directed the consultant Archaeologist/Conservationist K T Narasimhan to appear in person before the Court.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 30, 2015
President Pranab Mukherjee today inaugurated Amul's state-of-the-art feed manufacturing plant in Kapadwanj in Gujarat's Kheda district.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 30, 2015
Nine small steps taken by a woman to enter and offer prayers at a famous Shani shrine at a village in Ahmednagar district in 'breach' of the age-old practice of prohibiting entry of women has prompted the temple committee to suspend seven security men and the villagers to form purification rituals.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 29, 2015
A precious 2,600-year-old idol of Lord Mahavir was stolen from a Jain temple in Jamui in Bihar following which Home Minister Rajnath Singh called up Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to enquire about the progress of the investigation.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 26, 2015
Asked if she also prayed for co-star Ranbir Kapoor, she said, "Yes I did. Ranbir is a talented actor and nobody can take away that from him. "The ups and downs in life are very common and can happen to anybody. I am not worried for him at all. I saw the movie last night and he is outstanding," she said
Indians Abroad | Thursday November 26, 2015
Sri Durga Temple, Australia's biggest Hindu temple, is ready for its grand opening on November 30, a media report said in Sydney today.
Andhra Pradesh News | Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday November 26, 2015
For days, it rained doubts, concerns and rumours about the safety of the Venkateshwara temple in Tirumala. But, things are getting back to normal.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 25, 2015
Coinciding with the start of the annual pilgrimage to the Sabarimala temple, PMK today urged the Tamil Nadu government to take over the five acre land offered by Kerala near the hill shrine and provide amenities for the pilgrims from the State.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 25, 2015
Holiest of Sikh shrines 'Harmandar Sahib', popularly known as Golden Temple, in Amritsar and other gurdwaras elsewhere across Punjab and Haryana saw religious fervour as 'Gurpurab', the birth anniversary of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev was celebrated today.
Andhra Pradesh News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday November 25, 2015
The temple town of Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh that has been lashed by rain for the last two weeks, finally saw the Sun on Tuesday, bringing relief both to local residents and visitors.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 24, 2015
A military court in Thailand today charged two ethnic Uighur Chinese men with carrying out a bombing at the hugely popular Erawan Brahma temple in Bangkok that left 20 people dead and more than 120 injured.
India News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday November 24, 2015
A comment by an official of the Sabarimala temple - the famous shrine of south India to Ayyappa - has created outrage on Twitter, with hundreds of women standing up to say they were proud of their bodies.
Thiruvananthapuram News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 21, 2015
The Sabarimala temple authorities said on Saturday they plan to move the Kerala High Court against its ban on pilgrims throwing their clothes into the Pamba river.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
A historic Chola-era idol of Shiva and Parvati, stolen from a temple in India and sumggled into the United States by notorious Indian art dealer Subhash Kapoor, has been recovered from a university in Indiana.
Blog | Rahul Shrivastava | Friday November 20, 2015
Ashok Singhal will be remembered as one of the most divisive figures in Indian politics without ever being in active politics.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
A museum in Indiana has surrendered to authorities a 1,000-year-old bronze idol looted from a temple in south India and smuggled to the US by America-based disgraced Indian art dealer Subhash Kapoor.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 13, 2015
Over 20,000 people have signed an online petition on the White House website seeking help of US President Barack Obama for the release of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh Hawara. Sikh hardliners claim to have parallely declared him as head priest or Jathedar of the Akal Takht, the supreme temporal seat of Sikhism in ...
Others News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 12, 2015
Akal Takht head Gurbachan Singh's customary address on the occasion of Diwali drowned in the din on Wednesday amid slogan shouting by Sikh hardliners, even as parallely "appointed" jathedar of Akal Takht also managed to address the gathering but was arrested soon after.
Bhubaneshwar News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 9, 2015
Hindu holy city of Varanasi and temple town of Bhubaneswar are now connected by air with the long-awaited Air India flight between the two cities starting on Sunday.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Devotees visiting Sri Ramanathaswamy Temple in Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram say they are facing hard time these days.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Monday November 2, 2015
Thousands of fires blaze over Northwest India, covering a vast swathe in smoke and haze, a picture taken by a NASA satellite has shown, revealing a disturbing reason behind the country's deteriorating air quality.
World News | Annie Gowen, The Washington Post | Sunday November 1, 2015
The young American arrived at Kainchi Dham ashram in the hills of northern India wearing a T-shirt and a pair of ripped jeans, carrying little. Nobody at the spiritual retreat knew who he was.