India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Over the last year, a major transformation in Varanasi, the Prime Minister's constituency, has been gathered in the approach of Pranjal Yadav, the District Magistrate.
India News | Saturday May 23, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated students from his adopted village in Uttar Pradesh, Jayapur for top scoring in Class X exams on Friday.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Saturday May 9, 2015
An American student of Indian origin, who was doing her PHD from Varanasi's Benaras Hindu University, has alleged she was molested by five men on campus on the evening of April 22.
Others News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 8, 2015
Varanasi will soon get a drinking water plant at the historic Assighat, after which the people would be able to buy drinking water at 50 paise per litre.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava; edited by Mala Das | Tuesday May 5, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi may lead a nationwide mass contact programme on May 26, when his government completes a year in office, and could spend the day either in Varanasi, his Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh, or in a remote part of the c...
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Friday April 24, 2015
An alleged Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami operative was today sentenced to life imprisonment after a district court in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, convicted him for his role in the November 2007 serial blasts that had rocked the court premises of Varanasi, ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 24, 2015
Renowned Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
A charge sheet for possessing illegal arms was on Monday filed in court against an accused in connection with the Vicky Tyagi murder case in Muzaffarnagar, police said today.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 6, 2015
The government today launched a new air quality index on, under intense pressure to act after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared New Delhi the world's most polluted capital.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 4, 2015
The two young women who received praise from Prime Minister Narendra Modi over their cleanliness initiative at 'Prabhu ghat' in Varanasi, on Saturday pitched for better sanitation facilities at the ghat.
Offbeat | Thursday April 2, 2015
Two young women from Varanasi, Temsutula Imsong and Darshika Shah -decided to take up the task of cleaning Prabhu Ghat.
Others News | Reuters | Thursday April 2, 2015
As India launches an $18 billion or Rs 1.12 lakh crore plan to spread the information revolution to its provinces, some of the problems it faces are a holdover from the past - electricity shortages, badly planned, jam-packed cities, and monkeys.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Wednesday March 25, 2015
On Thursday, Mr Modi will meet at his residence in Delhi with the Chief Ministers of five states to review the measures taken by them to further his ambitious initiative to clean the Ganga.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 19, 2015
The Solar Impulse 2 had arrived in Varanasi on Wednesday from the city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat state for an overnight stopover.
World News | Thursday March 19, 2015
Solar Impulse-2, the world's only 'no-fuel' solar-powered aircraft, is now on its way to Myanmar from Varanasi where it landed on Wednesday evening after a week's stopover in Ahmedabad. It took little over 13 hours to reach Varanasi. This was the onl...
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen and Niha Masih; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday March 19, 2015
The world's only 'no-fuel' solar-powered aircraft 'Solar Impulse-2' today took off for Varanasi from Ahmedabad after a week's stopover in the city and a two-hour delay this morning. It will take approximately 12 hours and 30 minutes to reach Varanasi...
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday March 18, 2015
After several delays, as the world's first solar plane finally took off from Ahmedabad for Varanasi - the only stretch in India it will fly - the team that was to receive it in the temple town was still stuck in Ahmedabad.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The Solar Impulse 2 took off from Ahmedabad on Wednesday, and is expected to touch down in Varanasi at around 9pm IST.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The world's only solar-powered aircraft 'Solar Impulse-2' today took off for Varanasi from Ahmedabad after a week's stopover in the city as part of its round-the-world trip.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The world's only solar-powered aircraft 'Solar Impulse-2' is all set to fly to Varanasi tomorrow after a week's stop over in the city as part of its round-the-world trip.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 16, 2015
"A provision of Rs 19 crore has been included for feasibility study of Mumbai Ahmedabad High Speed Railwa Corridors in the Railway Budget 2015-16," he said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Solar Impulse 2 landed in India late on Tuesday, completing the first major sea leg of its epic bid to become the first solar-powered plane to fly around the world.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 9, 2015
The aircraft is also likely to hover above the Ganges in Varanasi to spread the message of cleanliness and clean energy.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 6, 2015
Nepal and India today launched a direct bus service between Kathmandu and Varanasi from here, linking the two prominent cities - home to Pashupatinath and Kashi Vishwanath temples.