The Portals of Badrinath shrine in Uttarakhand was thrown open to devotees early this morning. The Shrine was closed for winters on 20th of November last year. The hallowed Portals of Badree Nath Dham situated in the foothills of Central Himalayas has been opened early morning today. Chief Priest of the Temple accompanied by … Continue reading Portals of Badrinath shrine thrown open for devotees
AMN / BEJING External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Beijing and discussed a host of bilateral issues and ways to step up the pace of high-level interactions to improve the relationship. She said Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through the Nathu La route will be resumed this year. She … Continue reading Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through Nathu La route to resume
AMN Easter, marking the resurrection of Jesus Christ, is being celebrated across the globe today. The resurrection was announced at the stroke of midnight at churches and special prayers were held to mark the day. Reports of celebrations have been received from different parts of the country including Goa, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Mizoram and Meghalaya. … Continue reading Easter being celebrated across the globe
AMN Good Friday, the day commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, is being observed across the world today. Prayers and masses have been organised in the Churches and Chapels. On this day, priests narrate the sufferings that Jesus Christ took upon himself for the sake of humanity. Christians across two Telugu states of Telangana and … Continue reading Good Friday Observed across India
AMN Amarnath Yatra will begin from 28th of June this year via both the Baltal and Pahalgam routes. The Yatra will conclude on 26th of August. The Registration of the Yatris commences from Thursday through the notified bank branches. Ex-Indian Pilgrims can also register for the Yatra. The Shrine Board has also issued advisory relating … Continue reading Amarnath Yatra to begin from June 28th; registration begins
AMN /Kanchipuram (TN) Kanchi Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi, the 69th pontiff of the Kanchi Mutt, passed away today in Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu. He was 82 and was admitted to a hospital after he complained of breathing problems. Born as Sri Subramaniyam on July 18, 1935, at Irul neeki in Tiruvarur, Jayendra Saraswathi was the head … Continue reading Kanchi Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswati passes away
Twenty-three of the highest religious authorities from Muslim and Christian institutions across the Arab region Monday pledged hands to work together to rebuild and protect their communities from the effects of violent extremist rhetoric and actions. AMN / VIENNA In a historic initiative, they launched the first interreligious platform to advocate for the rights and … Continue reading Muslim, Christian Religious Leaders pledge to end hatred, sectarianism
AMN / Vienna The secretary-general of the Muslim World League (MWL), Mohammed bin Abdul Karim Al-Issa has stressed the importance of respecting cultural and religious diversity to ensure peace in the world. The MWL chief said: “The religious and cultural conflict is due to a wrong thinking which does not believe, to start with, in … Continue reading Respecting diversity is key to world peace: Muslim World League chief
Kasganj (UP) The Uttar Pradesh Police on Wednesday morning succeeded in arresting the prime suspect Saleem in the killing of Abhishek Gupta alias Chandan, who died during Tiranga Yatra on the Republic Day. Polices sources said that Saleem, the shooter, was kept in the custody in Kasganj Kotwali, where police officials are interrogating him. However, … Continue reading Main accused in Chandan murder case of Kasganj nabbed
AMN / NEW DELHI The five day Ramayana festival with the ASEAN nations will kick off in Delhi today. Troupes from ASEAN countries will display the shared heritage also at Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Ayodhya and Kolkata. Cultural groups from the 10 member-nations of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will stage musicals and plays based … Continue reading Ramayana festival with ASEAN nations begins in Delhi
AMN / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court today criticised the Central Government and its authorities for their, wh ...
AMN / KATHMANDU India and Nepal have decided to promote tourism jointly. This was decided at the 2nd meeting ...