RELIGIOUS AWAAZ

Amarnath Yatra crosses last year’s mark of 2.85 lakh in 22 days

WEB DESK The ongoing annual Shri Amarnath Yatra has crossed the last year’s mark of 2 lakh 85 thousand in the last 22 days. On the 22nd day of the Yatra yesterday, over 13 thousand 3 hundred devotees paid obeisance at the Holy Cave Shrine. Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) officials said that cumulatively since … Continue reading Amarnath Yatra crosses last year’s mark of 2.85 lakh in 22 days

3 found dead in temple premises in Andhra Pradesh, human sacrifice suspected

WEB DESK / AGENCIES In an apparent case of human sacrifice, three persons were found dead at premises of a temple in Korthikota of Tanakal in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh. While the dead bodies were found right outside the temple, blood was found splattered over the Shivalingam inside the temple, police sources said. The … Continue reading 3 found dead in temple premises in Andhra Pradesh, human sacrifice suspected

1,10000 Yatris pay obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine

AMN /SRINAGAR Nearly one lakh ten thousand yatris have paid obeisance at the holy cave shrine of Amarnath during the first eight days of annual pilgrimage in Jammu and Kashmir. The Yatra reflects diversity and age old traditions of communal harmony. Yatra base camp both at Nonwan at Pahalgam and Baltal in Sonmarg replicates the … Continue reading 1,10000 Yatris pay obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine

Jagannath Rath Yatra begins

WEB DESK The famous Jagannath Rath Yatra began today at Puri in Odisha. Lakhs of people are gathering in Puri to witness Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra riding three giant wooden chariots which will be pulled by devotees as they travel to Gundicha temple. Jagannath Rath Yatra, also called Chariot Festival, marks the … Continue reading Jagannath Rath Yatra begins

Governor Malik pays obeisance at Amarnath shrine, prays for peace in J&K

AGENCIES / WEB DESK The annual Yatra to the Holy Cave Shrine of Shri Amarnathji in the Kashmir Himalayas commenced today, from both the Pahalgam and the Baltal routes, with Governor Satya Pal Malik, Chairman of the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board,today paid obeisance at the Sanctum Sanctorum and participated in the Pratham Pooja ceremony. He … Continue reading Governor Malik pays obeisance at Amarnath shrine, prays for peace in J&K

Amarnath Yatra begins amid tight security

AMN / JAMMU / SRINAGAR The annual Amarnath Yatra was flagged off from both Baltal and Pahalgam routes in Jammu & Kashmir today. The first batch of around 1200 yatris were flagged off from Nunwan Pahalgam base camp by Deputy Commissioner Anantnag Khalid Jehangir. He said all requisite arrangements are in place to ensure smooth … Continue reading Amarnath Yatra begins amid tight security

Swami Satyamitranand Giri Maharaj passes away

WEB DESKRenowned seer, Swami Satyamitranand Giri Maharaj passed away at Dehradun in Uttarakhand Tuesday after a prolonged illness. The 87-year-old head of Bharat Mata Janhit Trust was undergoing treatment for some time at a hospital. Swami Avadeshanand Giri Maharaj said, the Samadhi will be at Haridwar-based Raghav Kutir tomorrow. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President … Continue reading Swami Satyamitranand Giri Maharaj passes away

First batch of pilgrims for Amarnath Yatra to be flagged off on June 30

AMN / JAMMU The first batch of pilgrims for annual Amarnath Yatra will be flagged off on June 30 from Bhagwati Nagar base camp in Jammu. Holy Amarnath Yatra is commencing from Srinagar on July 01. In Jammu and Kashmir, the security in and around the Jammu Railway Station has been strengthened. Senior Superintendent of … Continue reading First batch of pilgrims for Amarnath Yatra to be flagged off on June 30

Act against blasphemy, Islamophobia, says Imran Khan at OIC

Agencies / MAKKAH Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday while terming the phenomena of blasphemy and Islamophobia the OIC’s failure, urged the Muslim world body to play an effective role in safeguarding the rights of Muslims and their religious sentiments. Addressing the 14th Islamic Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) held in Makkah, … Continue reading Act against blasphemy, Islamophobia, says Imran Khan at OIC

Kailash Manasarovar Yatra to begin from 8th June

  By Onkar Singh The annual Kailash Manasarovar Yatra will be held from 8th June to 8th of September. There will be 18 batches consisting of 60 Yatris via the Lipulekh route, and 10 batches consisting of 50 Yatris via the Nathu La route which is fully motorable, and involves very little trekking. This year … Continue reading Kailash Manasarovar Yatra to begin from 8th June

SPORTS

Golf: Rookie Lal grabs the first-round lead, Gulfam shines with two eagles

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Sai Praneeth storms into second round of Japan Open

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TT: India makes clean sweep of all seven gold medals at stake

Cuttack Indian paddlers clinched all the seven medals at the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championshi ...

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MARQUEE

Bill for Transgender Persons introduced in Lok Sabha

Staff Reporter / New Delhi The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019, was introduced in Lok ...

UP Mangoes to hit fruits market in Italy

First Shipment of North Indian Mangoes from Lucknow to Italy dispatched Our Special correspondent / L ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Indian entries bag six awards at SAARC Film Festival

WEB DESK SAARC-film-festival Indian entries bagged six awards including the Best Feature Film for the movie ...

Dangal’ girl Zaira Wasim quits Film World, citing religion

Zaira Wasim WEB DESK National Award-winning actor Zaira Wasim who played an important role in film D ...

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ART & CULTURE

International Urdu Day Awards announced

  Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI The annual International Urdu Day Awards have been announced. ...

Noted English writer Amitav Ghosh conferred Jnanpith award

    AMN Renowned English writer Amitav Ghosh was conferred the 54th Jnanpith award for the ...