RELIGIOUS AWAAZ

Sufi Singer arrested for hurting religious feelings in Bangladesh

WEB DESK A prominent Sufi folk singer was arrested in Bangladesh on Saturday after protests erupted against him for allegedly making anti-Islam comments during a performance. According to reports the Sufi folk singer Shariat Sarker was arrested in Mirzapur town under the controversial Digital Security Act for hurting the religious sentiments of Muslims during a … Continue reading Sufi Singer arrested for hurting religious feelings in Bangladesh

2nd Largest Muslim Congregation, Bishwa Ijtema begins in Bangladesh

WEB DESK The first phase of the world’s second largest Muslim congregation after Haj began on the outskirts of Dhaka Friday. Thousands of devotees from Bangladesh and abroad are thronging the bank of river Turag at Tongi near Dhaka to participate in the congregation called Bishwa Ijtema. Noted scholars give religious sermon to the devotees … Continue reading 2nd Largest Muslim Congregation, Bishwa Ijtema begins in Bangladesh

Mamata Banrjee Govt provides insurance coverage of Rs 5 lakh to GangaSagar pilgrims

Our Correspondent The West Bengal Government has decided to provide insurance coverage of five lakh rupees each to the Ganga Sagar pilgrims. State Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that the administration has done necessary arrangements for drinking water supply and accommodation facilities for the devotees. Ms. Banerjee reviewed the preparedness of Ganga Sagar Mela at … Continue reading Mamata Banrjee Govt provides insurance coverage of Rs 5 lakh to GangaSagar pilgrims

Nine-judge SC bench to hear Sabrimala case from January 13

AMN Nine-judge Constitution Bench of Supreme Court will hear from 13th of January, the issue of allowing women and girls of all ages to enter Kerala’s Sabarimala temple along with other contentious issues of alleged discrimination against Muslim and Parsi women. The top court today issued a notice informing listing of a petition filed by … Continue reading Nine-judge SC bench to hear Sabrimala case from January 13

West Bengal Govt to provide holy water of Ganga Sagar through App

AMN West Bengal Government has decided to provide holy water of Ganga Sagar on the occasion of Makar Sankranti. The District Magistrate of South 24 Paraganas and Mela officer P Ulganathan told media persons today that people who desire to have holy water may apply through the designated app of the Mela. He said that … Continue reading West Bengal Govt to provide holy water of Ganga Sagar through App

HOW TO REACH GANGASAGAR

AMN Gangasagar Mela or Gangasagar Fair is the second biggest congregation of Hindu pilgrims after the Kumbha Mela. The Gangasagar Mela is observed annually and only on Sagardwip (Sagar Island). Every year during Makar Sankranti pilgrims from all over the country come to take a holy dip at the confluence of the river Ganges and … Continue reading HOW TO REACH GANGASAGAR

Pejwar math head Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji is dead

WEB DESK Sri Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji of Pejawar Math in Udupi in Karnataka died on Sunday after a brief illness, math sources said. One of prominent religious leaders of South India, the 88-year old swamiji was admitted to a hospital at Manipal a few days ago for breathing difficulty and his end came on Sunday … Continue reading Pejwar math head Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji is dead

Pope Francis in Japan to deliver anti-nuclear message of peace

AMN Pope Francis arrived in Japan today, where he is expected to deliver a robust anti-nuclear message of peace in the only country to have suffered an atomic bomb attack. The 82-year-old Argentine is fulfilling a long-cherished ambition to preach in Japan, where years ago he hoped to be a missionary. His four-day trip will … Continue reading Pope Francis in Japan to deliver anti-nuclear message of peace

Sikh pilgrims visit Pak to celebrate Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary at Nankana Sahib

WEB DESK A large number of Sikh pilgrims from various parts of the world including India, Canada, US, and UK gathered at Gurdwara Janamasthan Nankana Sahib, the birthplace of Guru Nanak Devji in Punjab province of Pakistan today to mark his 550th birth anniversary. A palanquin was carried out from the revered shrine and moved … Continue reading Sikh pilgrims visit Pak to celebrate Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary at Nankana Sahib

PARKASH PARAV,the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev being celebrated

AMN The 550th birth anniversary of the first Sikh guru and founder of Sikhism Guru Nanak Dev is being celebrated as Prakash Parv on Tuesday. Guru Nanak Dev was born on the full moon day of Kartik month or Kartik Poornima in 1469. Devotees organise langar at various places on this occasion. Dev Deepawali is … Continue reading PARKASH PARAV,the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev being celebrated

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SPORTS

Delhi Badminton League (DBL) from Jan 25 in Thyagraj Stadium

Harpal Singh Bedi/ New Delhi Delhi Badminton League (DBL), an initiative of RDG Global Sports to promote sp ...

With 256 medals, Maharashtra prove superiority at Khelo India Youth Games

HSB / Guwahati Maharashtra retained supremacy in the Khelo India Youth Games 2020 with a rich collection o ...

Khelo India Youth Games: MP’s Amit battles illness, top seed to claim badminton gold

HSB / Guwahati Madhya Pradesh’s Amit Rathore was up against not just the favourite or the No. 1 seed, whe ...

ART & CULTURE

Difference between World Hindi Day and Hindi Divas

WEB DESK There is some confusion over World Hindi Day and Hindi Divas. We must know the difference between ...

New Delhi World Book Fair-2020 begins

This Book Fair is Asia’s biggest book fair and I am hopeful that this fair would soon become the world’s b ...

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MARQUEE

IRCTC to operate Golden Chariot luxury train from March 2020

AMN The Indian Railway Catering And Tourism Corporation, IRCTC, will operate and manage luxury train, Golden ...

Qutub Minar glitters amid LED illumination

  QUTUB MINAR Staff Reporter / New Delhi The historic Qutb Minar came alive ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

FILMI TIDBITS-2; ‘Chhapaak’, a story of acid attack survivors

ENTERTAINMENT DESK Deepika Padukone’s ‘Chhapaak’; a story of acid attack survivors Deepika Pad ...

FILMI TIDBITS -Salman was thrown out of school in 4th grade

Salman Khan was thrown out of school in 4th grade Salman Khan by his own admission was “very difficult” ...

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