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India2, Oct 2020, 6:49 PM
From floating post office to world's highest rail bridge; 14 interesting facts about India you didn't know
India, as you must have also come across, possesses names such as the land of spices, land of monuments and land of diversity, but did you know that India is also the land of mysteries. India used to be an island more than 100 million years ago. About 50 million years ago, it collided with the Asian continent, thus uplifting the Himalayas. With a population of over a billion people from all kinds of religions and ethnicities, India is not just the second most populated country, but it also has some mind-blowing facts and achievements under its belt.
India18, Feb 2020, 8:03 PM
From India becoming 5th largest economy to Sachin receiving Laureus award, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Varanasi rickshaw puller Mangal Kevat met PM Modi while he was in Varanasi. A four-page letter asking Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa to retire from active politics, and instead take up a gubernatorial role has surfaced on social media.
India18, Feb 2020, 2:50 PM
Varanasi rickshaw puller Mangal Kevat realises his dreams as he meets PM Narendra Modi
Rickshaw puller Mangal Kevat could not believe his eyes as he met PM Narendra Modi in Varanasi while he was there to inaugurate a slew of projects
Village Ki Chhori17, Feb 2020, 7:26 PM
PM Narendra Modi Unveils 63-ft tall Statue of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Memorial in Varanasi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the statue of Deendayal Upadhyay and dedicated to the nation the Deendayal Upadhyay Memorial in Varanasi. He also flagged off the third private train of India “ Kashi Mahakal Express” which links three Jyotirlinga - Omkareshwar, Mahakaleshwar, and Kashi Vishwanath.
India17, Feb 2020, 3:01 PM
Seat No. 64 in B5 Coach Of Kashi Mahakal Express Reserved For Lord Shiva!
For the first time, the Indian Railways has reserved a seat for a deity on a train. The national transporter, which launched its third IRCTC operated train named Kashi Mahakal Express from Varanasi to Indore, has reserved a seat for Lord Mahakal (Lord Shiva) on board. Northern Railway spokesperson Deepak Kumar said: "It is for the first time that a seat has been left reserved for a deity. One seat in Kashi Mahakal Express (seat number 64 in B5 coach) has been left reserved for Lord Shiva.” He added, “Even a temple has been drawn on the seat to make people aware that the seat is reserved for Lord Mahakal.”
India14, Feb 2020, 1:39 PM
From Narendra Modi, with love: PM sends his best wishes to rickshaw puller on his daughter’s wedding
PM Modi has sent out a letter, sending his best wishes to a rickshaw puller on his daughter’s wedding from Varanasi. He had sent an invitation to the PM earlier
India9, Feb 2020, 4:18 PM
Sri Lankan PM visits Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa visited the famous Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi and offered prayers and obeisance to the Dhamekh Stupa.
India25, Dec 2019, 4:12 PM
Uttar Pradesh Police issues anti-CAA rioters posters in Varanasi
Uttar Pradesh Police placed the posters of protestors in Bazardiha area of Varanasi. Police said several rioters have been identified through videos and CCTV footage
Culture22, Nov 2019, 4:11 PM
The Significance Of The Spiritually Uplifting Ganga Aarti Ritual
Every evening, as dusk descends, the Ganga Aarti is performed at the three holy cities of Haridwar, Rishikesh, and Varanasi in India. It's a very powerful and uplifting spiritual ritual. But how many of you’ll know the meaning and importance of the Ganga Aarti?
India19, Nov 2019, 3:14 PM
Varanasi man develops 'Iron Man' suit prototype to help Indian Army soldiers
Shyam Chaurasia, who works at the Ashoka Institute of Technology and Management, said that the ‘Iron Man’ suit would act as a deterrent to the enemies of the nation, and at the same time embolden the soldiers even further by reducing the risk to their lives.
India22, Oct 2019, 9:40 AM
PM Modi all set to interact with party workers in Varanasi today
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Tuesday (October 22) took to Twitter and announced that he would interact with the party workers in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi today. His interaction with the BJP workers comes ahead of state chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s participation during Deepotsav celebrations in Ayodhya.
India13, Oct 2019, 12:37 PM
Simplicity thy name Modi: When PM adjusted mike, picked up flowers
PM Modi has shown exemplary behaviour while helping others. Be it cleaning up the beach or setting the mic right or picking up flowers, he hasn’t hesitated to render help when required.
India5, Oct 2019, 12:07 PM
Varanasi: Durga Puja pandal with a ‘Chandrayaan-2’ touch
A Durga Puja pandal in Orderly Bazar of Varanasi is all set to mesmerise the visitors with its ‘Chandrayaan-2’ theme. The pandal, which is around 100-feet in height, was made in two months.
Travel News18, Sep 2019, 3:55 PM
Travelling for the first time? Here are 6 must-visit places in India
Are you planning for a trip and are you a first time traveller? Don't worry, just pack your things and get ready. Here we list down six must-visit places in India. Our country is one of the fastest growing tourism destinations in the world. India is also known for culture, rivers, mountains and waterfalls.