सीवर के पानी से बदहाल वाराणसी
Aug 24, 2014
Ma Ganga: Killing her softly
Aug 15, 2014
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With inputs from agencies) | Monday September 1, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi began the second day of his four-day trip to Japan on Sunday with a visit to the famous Toji Temple in the historic city of Kyoto. As he went around the complex of the ancient Buddhist temple, his Japanese counterpart and...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today received a presentation from Kyoto Mayor Daisaka Kadokawa on how the ancient tradition of Japan's cultural capital has been preserved while building it into a modern city, a day after India signed a pact to develop ...
India | Vishnu Som | Saturday August 30, 2014
Not a minute to lose, that seems to be the priority of the Prime Minister as he began his four-day bilateral visit to Japan.
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 29, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today assess a plan to give 10 holy cities a massive facelift. These include Varanasi, the Uttar Pradesh town that voted him to Parliament in the national election.
India | Rohit Bhan | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Narendra Modi's move to Delhi as Prime Minister has created two huge openings in Gujarat- as chief minister, he was a member of the state assembly, and he then ran for Parliament from Vadodara in his home state, but chose to represent Varanasi, which...
Saturday August 23, 2014
Beverages giant Coca-Cola has shelved the plan to expand its bottling plant at Varanasi citing "inordinate delay" in receiving clearance for the project from the Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA).
Cities | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 20, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah today inaugurated the parliamentary office of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is the elected representative of people from this temple town.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 10, 2014
School children and Women from all walks of life today tied 'rakhi' on the wrist of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Around 18 of the 40 people went missing today after a boat carrying them capsized on the Ganga river at Betawar ghat near Shooltankeshwar area under Rohania police station in Varanasi, police said.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 28, 2014
On the lines of the maha aarti performed on the Ganga ghat in Varanasi, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) and the trustees of the Jagannath temple here have decided to conduct a similar ritual on the Sabarmati river bank once a month starting tom...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 14, 2014
Radio taxis equipped with GPS/GPRS facility begin service in Varanasi town of Uttar Pradesh on Monday, an official said.
Thursday July 10, 2014
An integrated programme for the conservation of river Ganga with an outlay of Rs 2,037 crores has been proposed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his maiden budget today.
Tuesday July 8, 2014
Railways proposes to introduce 58 new trains including five Jansadharan Trains, five Premium Trains, six AC Express trains, and 27 Express trains. This was announced by Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda while presenting the Railway Budget. He also pro...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
Parts of Uttar Pradesh received light to moderate showers while a minor girl was killed and 12 persons were injured in thunderstorm which hit Bhadohi district of the state.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Saturday June 21, 2014
The Narendra Modi government's decision to hike train fares by 14 per cent continues to face more criticism from political parties.
Friday June 20, 2014
Beverages giant Coca Cola will resume operations at its Varanasi plant in Uttar Pradesh following an order from the National Green Tribunal, which on Friday stayed UP Pollution Control Board's directive to close the facility.
Wednesday June 18, 2014
Beverages giant Coca-Cola's plant at Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh has been shut after the Uttar Pradesh pollution control board withdrew permission to operate over alleged violation of environmental norms.
India | Agencies | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Since he became India's youngest chief minister two years ago, Mr Yadav has struggled to shake off the impression that he is merely doing the bidding of his powerful father Mulayam Singh Yadav, who is chief of the Samajwadi Party.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 14, 2014
Light to moderate rains accompanied by thundershowers today brought respite from scorching heat in parts of Uttar Pradesh even as Orai in Jalaun district recorded the maximum day temperature at 45 degrees Celsius.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 14, 2014
A large cache of explosives was recovered in Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Saturday, police said.