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Varanasi (Benares)

SC refuses to stay Hindu prayers in Gyanvapi Masjid

The apex court also ordered status quo on the religious observances by both Hindus and Muslims inside the Gyanvapi complex

02 Apr 2024 1:43 AM

Order in Gyanvapi case expected Monday, security tightened in Varanasi

District Judge A K Vishvesh had last month reserved the order till September 12 in the communally sensitive matter

12 Sep 2022 11:38 AM

Gyanvapi mosque survey report not ready, Commission to seek more time from court

The court had earlier asked the commission to submit the report by Tuesday

17 May 2022 11:58 AM

'Shivling' found at Gyanvapi, claims petitioner; Court orders sealing of area

Arya, who accompanied the court commission for the mosque survey, said that they have found a 'conclusive evidence'

16 May 2022 12:31 PM

Survey underway at Gyanvapi Masjid complex for second day

The survey was stalled last week amid objections by the mosque committee

15 May 2022 10:37 AM


Videography survey resumes at Gyanvapi mosque

The mosque management committee has indicated that it will cooperate for now with the team assigned the task by a local court

14 May 2022 12:06 PM

Instead of illegal weapons, UP now makes missiles, says Shah

He was apparently referring to the defence industrial corridor coming up in the state

03 Mar 2022 4:48 AM

PM Modi sends 100 pairs of jute footwear for Kashi Vishwanath Dham workers

PM recently found out that most people working at Vishwanath Dham had to work barefoot because leather or rubber slippers are forbidden

10 Jan 2022 1:18 PM

Defying severe cold wave, devotees gather for holy dip in River Ganga at Varanasi

A devotee, Suresh Singh said that they have come in this severe winter to take dip only because of their devotion to river Ganga

02 Jan 2022 11:14 AM

BJP will win more assembly seats in western UP than last time: Anurag Thakur

Thakur, BJP's UP election co-incharge, expressed confidence that the party will return to power in the state with more than 300 seats

29 Dec 2021 12:09 PM


Uttar Pradesh polls: Opinions divided over Kashi Vishwanath corridor

While the new corridor project has been hailed by saints and seers, and local residents and visitors, many others are not enthused about it

15 Dec 2021 12:52 PM

11 BJP CMs and 3 deputy CMs to offer prayers at Ayodhya temple today

Some of the chief ministers will also be accompanied by their family members

15 Dec 2021 1:55 AM

PM Modi chairs meeting with CMs of BJP-ruled states in Varanasi

The Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers will visit Kashi Vishwanath Temple on Tuesday

14 Dec 2021 11:49 AM

For every Aurangzeb, India has always produced a Shivaji: PM Modi

Modi opens Kashi Project's first phase ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls

13 Dec 2021 3:29 PM

Varanasi decked up for inauguration of Kashi Vishwanath Corridor by PM Modi

Modi will dedicate to people the ambitious Kashi Vishwanath Corridor in the heart of Varanasi after offering prayers at the ancient temple

13 Dec 2021 11:09 AM


Rs 1 lakh cr special fund set up to modernise country's agri infrastructure: PM Modi

PM Modi lauded Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's efforts towards building a 'modern' Uttar Pradesh

15 Jul 2021 6:53 PM

India's youngest Basketball captain Vishesh Bhriguvanshi's biography to hit the stands soon

The book, titled 'Vishesh: Code To Win', narrates the journey of a basketball player in a cricket-dominated nation

02 Aug 2020 3:18 PM

A wish list from Varanasi’s craftsmen and artistes

The PM's relief package does not pay any special attention to the thousands of families dependent on local industries

26 May 2020 10:16 PM

Lakhs take holy dip in Ganga on Maghi Purnima

People take a holy bath in rivers on this day and offer prayers

09 Feb 2020 12:06 PM

51 BHU faculty members sign statement condemning CAA, NRC

Some BHU students were arrested a few days ago and sent to jail for protesting against the NRC and CAA.

26 Dec 2019 7:44 PM