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Shah Predicts India Will Occupy Top Position Globally, 25 Years Hence

Shah Predicts India Will Occupy Top Position Globally, 25 Years Hence

It has gained respect internationally as a great power … when the country reaches 100th year of Independence, India will occupy the top position in the world," Shah predicted.

06 May 2022
How The Rivers Of India Descended From The Heavens: Yamuna

How The Rivers Of India Descended From The Heavens: Yamuna

The story of how the Ganga's longest tributary, Yamuna, came to be

30 April 2022

Tears Of The Hills: Uttarakhand's Disastrous Date With Modernisation

Besides sweeping away a simpler way of life in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, rapid changes have cast a long shadow on the fragile ecology

SC: Driving Military Truck After Drinking Is A Serious Breach Of Conduct

SC: Driving Military Truck After Drinking Is A Serious Breach Of Conduct

The apex court was hearing an appeal filed by a PAC driver (since deceased) challenging the order of dismissal passed by the Disciplinary Authority which had...

25 January 2022

Omicron Scare | Will Gangasagar Mela In Bengal Be A 'Kumbh' Deja Vu?

During the second wave, Kumbh Mela was called a 'super-spreader event'. Cut to 2022, will Gangasagar Mela be a mistake the country has been trying to evade?

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29 December 2021
Centre should declare Gangasagar Mela a natl fair: Mamata

Centre should declare Gangasagar Mela a natl fair: Mamata

The Gangasagar Mela is equally important as the Allahabad 'Kumbh Mela' but it is yet to get the national status, she said.


06 August 2021
Fake Covid Test During Kumbh: ED Conducts Raids, Files Money Laundering Case

Fake Covid Test During Kumbh: ED Conducts Raids, Files Money Laundering Case

The ED said it has seized 'incriminating documents, bogus bills, laptops, mobile phones and property documents and Rs 30.9 lakh cash' during the raids


17 June 2021
Private Firm Under Scanner For Fake Covid Tests During Kumbh

Private Firm Under Scanner For Fake Covid Tests During Kumbh

The probe found several irregularities in the test report


18 April 2021
Kumbh Mela 2021 | Returnees In These States Will Have To Stay In Quarantine; Check Full List

Kumbh Mela 2021 | Returnees In These States Will Have To Stay In Quarantine; Check Full List

The ongoing Kumbh Mela has been at the centre of controversy amid fears that it could be a super spreader event as the second wave of the coronavirus surges...


18 April 2021
Mandatory Covid-19 Tests, 14-Day Quarantine For Kumbh Mela Returnees In Odisha

Mandatory Covid-19 Tests, 14-Day Quarantine For Kumbh Mela Returnees In Odisha

ASHA and Anganwadi Workers will regularly visit the symptomatic returnees at home or in medical camps to monitor their health conditions, the order said.


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17 April 2021
Kumbh Mela: Joona Akhara Sect Announces End Of Participation; Plea Filed In SC To ‘Clear’ Gathering

Kumbh Mela: Joona Akhara Sect Announces End Of Participation; Plea Filed In SC To ‘Clear’ Gathering

The developments come just hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the organisers of the Kumbh Mela to make it a ‘symbolic’ event


17 April 2021
Kumbh Should Now Be Symbolic: PM Modi To Head Of Juna Akhara

Kumbh Should Now Be Symbolic: PM Modi To Head Of Juna Akhara

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal, Swami Avdheshanand urged people to not come to Kumbh for bathing in large numbers and follow rules.


16 April 2021
Ayodhya Admin Mulls Ban On Religious Gatherings On Ram Navami After Kumbh Mela

Ayodhya Admin Mulls Ban On Religious Gatherings On Ram Navami After Kumbh Mela

Anticipating the arrival of a large number of seers on Ram Navami from Kumbh, an official said a ban on religious gatherings cannot be ruled out to prevent a...


15 April 2021
More Than 1,700 Test Positive For Covid-19 In Kumbh Mela In 5 Days

More Than 1,700 Test Positive For Covid-19 In Kumbh Mela In 5 Days

A majority of the 48.51 lakh people who took part in the last two royal baths (Shahi Snan) were seen openly violating COVID norms like wearing of face masks...


14 April 2021
Amid Kumbh Mela Fervour, Haridwar Logs Over 1,000 Covid Cases in Two Days

Amid Kumbh Mela Fervour, Haridwar Logs Over 1,000 Covid Cases in Two Days

A sea of saffron-clad seers and ash-smeared Nagas converged at Har ki Pauri in Haridwar for a holy dip in the Ganga during the Shahi Snan of the Kumbh Mela...


12 April 2021
Thousands, Many Maskless, Gather For Kumbh Mela Amid India Covid Battle

Thousands, Many Maskless, Gather For Kumbh Mela Amid India Covid Battle

Thousands of saffron-clad seers and ash-smeared Nagas flouted Covid-19 norms and converged at Har Ki Pairi for a holy dip in the Ganga during the second royal...


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12 April 2021
Kumbh Mela 2021: A Glimpse At The Shahi Snan With Covid-19 Norms In Place

Kumbh Mela 2021: A Glimpse At The Shahi Snan With Covid-19 Norms In Place

Thousands of saffron-clad seers and ash-smeared Nagas flouted Covid-19 norms and converged at Har Ki Pairi for a holy dip in the Ganga during the second royal...


21 March 2021
Kumbh Mela: Centre Tells Uttarakhand Govt To Enhance Covid Testing, Follow SOPs

Kumbh Mela: Centre Tells Uttarakhand Govt To Enhance Covid Testing, Follow SOPs

The Centre warned against a potential upsurge in covid-19 cases in the local population after the auspicious Shahi Snan days during the Kumbh Mela.


21 March 2021
Kumbh Mela: DDMA Issues Advisory Urging Delhi Residents To Undergo Covid-19 Test On Return

Kumbh Mela: DDMA Issues Advisory Urging Delhi Residents To Undergo Covid-19 Test On Return

The Health Ministry SOP prescribes that all the visitors to Kumbh must produce a health certificate which is a mandatory requirement for entering the Kumbh...


12 March 2021
Haridwar Kumbh Mela 2021 - First Shahi Snan On Maha Shivratri: In Pictures

Haridwar Kumbh Mela 2021 - First Shahi Snan On Maha Shivratri: In Pictures

Sadhus and other pilgrims bathe in the river believing it cleanses them of their sins and ends their process of reincarnation.


25 November 2020
Even As Covid-19 Threat Looms, 2021 Kumbh Mela In Haridwar Will Be Held

Even As Covid-19 Threat Looms, 2021 Kumbh Mela In Haridwar Will Be Held

The Kumbh takes place in a cycle of approximately 12 years, at four river-bank pilgrimage sites



24 February 2019
PM Modi Washes Feet Of Sanitation Workers At Kumbh

PM Modi Washes Feet Of Sanitation Workers At Kumbh

"It's nothing less than a dream. Will share this proud moment with everyone. Modi deserves another chance as the country's head," said one of the sanitation...


21 February 2019
IIT Madras Develops System To Prevent Stampedes During Kumbh, Hajj

IIT Madras Develops System To Prevent Stampedes During Kumbh, Hajj

Using a computer simulation, researchers can intelligently plan where to place police personnel to quickly quell disturbances in a crowd that could otherwise...


28 February 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: Kinnar Akhada Participates For The First Time

Kumbh Mela 2019: Kinnar Akhada Participates For The First Time

The latest addition to the existing 13 Akharas in Kumbh 2019 is Kinnar Akhara. It has set up a camp in Sector 12, about 6-7 kms away from other Akharas, at...


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