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111 TN farmers to contest against PM Modi in Varanasi

Tamil Nadu farmers leader P Ayyakannu said on Saturday that 111 farmers from the State will contest against Modi from Varanasi.

23 Mar 2019 3:06 PM

PM Modi slams Oppn for ‘targeting, mocking’ Vande Bharat Express

He asked the people not to get 'demoralised by those surrounded by negativity'.

19 Feb 2019 3:33 PM

PM Modi launches first ever Diesel to Electric Converted Locomotive in Varanasi

Accompanied by UP Governor Ram Naik and CM Yogi Adityanath, the Prime Minister also paid obeisance at the Ravidas temple here.

19 Feb 2019 12:44 PM

Kashi must be amalgam of nature, adventure: PM Narendra Modi

Modi was on his 15th visit to Varanasi, and he gifted projects worth Rs 2,413 crore to his constituency.

13 Nov 2018 2:51 AM

PM Modi inaugurates first multi-modal terminal in Varanasi on River Ganga

PM Modi received the country's first container cargo transported on inland waterways from Kolkata.

12 Nov 2018 6:50 PM


Man kills two, injures two others after being denied discount in Varanasi mall

The incident occurred inside a clothing store where an argument broke out between the accused and a salesperson over the rate of discount.

01 Nov 2018 9:04 AM

Here are some must visit spiritual destinations in India

The peaceful environment of sacred religious sites helps people to discover their spiritual self.

22 Sep 2018 6:15 PM

PM Modi launches Rs 550 crore projects in Varanasi, gives report card

City is being developed as gateway to East India, says Modi.

19 Sep 2018 1:04 AM

You are my 'maalik': PM Modi launches projects worth over Rs 550 cr in Varanasi

As a Varanasi MP, it is my responsibility to give you an account of every rupee spent and work done by me as Lok Sabha member, Modi said.

18 Sep 2018 6:14 PM

Varanasi to get English-speaking priests next year

The first batch of 13 English speaking priests will be out next year.

26 Aug 2018 12:58 AM


Students get a slice of ‘home’ in North Campus

He added, "We close at midnight keeping in mind the uncertain nature of students’ timings.

23 Jun 2018 6:58 AM

Spiritual tourism on rise in India, Varanasi, Puri preferred spots

Spiritual tourism is one of the biggest untapped markets for domestic travel.

18 May 2018 9:27 AM

Kaleidoscope of life

Temples, churches, tea shops, paddy fields, festivals, schools, post offices, river banks — photographer Syam Sathyan finds his subjects everywhere.

22 Apr 2018 12:14 AM

Under united oppn, Modi may even lose Varanasi in 2019: Rahul Gandhi

Hitting out at Modi and the BJP, the Congress president said they have lost track of running the country.

08 Apr 2018 7:28 PM

Central Railway to run 452 special trains to reduce rush

The CR will also run two teachers’ special trains between LTT and Varanasi and all the summer special trains will have special fares.

01 Feb 2018 7:28 AM


Hrithik Roshan to shoot for Super 30 in Varanasi

The actor is also set to meet Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, who is close to mathematics whiz Anand Kumar, the subject of the biopic.

20 Jan 2018 12:06 AM

Japanese drugged, looted in Varanasi

Mr Tanaka told the police that the guide offered him a soft drink and he lost consciousness after drinking it.

16 Dec 2017 12:29 AM

Noida boy used bat, pizza cutter to kill mother and sister

He took some cash and his mother’s mobile from the house before taking a cab for the railway station.

10 Dec 2017 5:41 AM

Modi’s constituency gets rice research institute

It will be the first such international centre in eastern India and will play a major role in sustaining rice production in the region.

13 Jul 2017 1:23 AM

Security guard rapes 70-yr-old French woman in Varanasi; nabbed

The victim alleged that the guard barged into her room at night, injured her, following which he raped her.

29 Jun 2017 4:55 PM