Places  /  Published 11.01.22

Kidderpore’s historic Bhukailash Temple: Hidden in plain sight

Although the temple is rarely visited by people from other parts of Kolkata, it attracts a lot of local residents. In the mornings and evenings, local kids play cricket and badminton in the complex. T...
By Rangan Datta

Opinion  /  Published 10.01.22

Letters to the Editor: How climate change has altered language

New meanings Sir — The internet has changed language. Although much has already been said about this, a new study from Lancaster University reveals the impact that technology has had on Britis...

India  /  Published 07.01.22

Attack rerun on Sabari crusader

A 45-year-old law college lecturer who was one of the two women who dared to enter the Sabarimala temple and became a target of the Sangh parivar has been physically assaulted yet again. Bindu Ammini...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 06.01.22

Puri temple land norm eased

The Odisha cabinet has approved amendments to the Shree Jagannath Temple Act, 1954 to simplify the procedure relating to the sale and transfer of land and immovable property belonging to Lord Jagannat...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 04.01.22

Ravidas: Channi to bear land cost

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said on Tuesday that his government is ready to bear the entire expenditure for acquiring land for the construction of Guru Ravidas Temple at Tughlakabad i...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh


World  /  Published 02.01.22

Indian Hindus at Pak temple

Over 200 Hindu pilgrims from India, the US and the Gulf region prayed at the 100-year-old renovated Maharaja Paramhans Ji mandir in northwest Pakistan on Saturday amidst tight security, one year after...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Peshawar

News  /  Published 30.12.21

Dakshineswar Temple shut for visitors on January 1

Besides Belur Math, the Ramakrishna Math at Cossipore (Udyanbati) will remain closed to devotees from January 1 to 3 for Kalpataru Utsav because of the Covid. Every year on January 1, lakhs of devote...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.21

Temple falls to river bank erosion

A 50-year-old Lakshmi temple at Shibpur in Murshidabad’s Samserganj collapsed in full view of hundreds on Wednesday morning, hours after nightlong erosion by the Ganga tributary forced several f...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

India  /  Published 29.12.21

‘Poetic justice’ for students

College students involved in a clash were made to write couplets of saint-poet Thiruvalluvar as punishment by police in Tamil Nadu. The incident happened on Sunday during a procession of elephants at...
By PTI in Coimbatore

India  /  Published 28.12.21

Closure of Jagannath temple to hit tourism

Tourist traffic in Puri is likely to be hit in the last week of December due to the rising number of omicron cases in the state. The city that is the land of Lord Jagannath and also boasts of one of ...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


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