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Sep 24, 2017
West Bengal government will foil attempts to divide people, says Mamata Banerjee as Durga puja beginsInaugurating a Durga puja in Kolkata, she said Bengal is not a place for conflicts.
Sep 24, 2017
If Hindus want to celebrate their religion, they would do well to open their places of worship to allIn India, mosques, churches and gurudwaras are open to all. I'd encourage Hindus to visit their local mosque. They will be welcomed and will find it rewarding, whether or not they are interested in Islam.
Aug 20, 2017
NSG to examine security arrangements at Puri's Jagannath Temple, will plan against terror threatsThe elite National Security Guard (NSG) is all set to examine the security arrangements at Sri Jagannath Temple in Puri for chalking out an action plan against any possible terror threat.
Apr 18, 2017
Mamata Banerjee in Odisha: Police detains Puri temple servitor for opposing West Bengal CM's visitA servitor of the Jagannath Temple was detained by the police on Tuesday for allegedly threatening to oppose West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's visit to the 12th-century shrine in Puri on Wednesday.
Jul 06, 2016
Jagannath Rath Yatra begins today, Narendra Modi calls for development of villagesThe annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings started in Puri on Wednesday.
May 20, 2016
Congress demands Odisha govt to publish white paper on Jagannath Temple conditionAhead of the scheduled visit of a central team which will inspect the condition of Sri Jagannath temple at Puri on Friday, opposition Congress demanded on Thursday that the state government release a a white paper on the state of the 12th century shrine.
May 03, 2016
Bring back Kohinoor and gift it to Jagannath Temple: BJD MP in Rajya SabhaA demand for getting back the Kohinoor diamond from Britain and giving it to the Jagannath Temple in Puri, as had been willed by Maharaja Ranjit Singh, was made in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
Dec 18, 2015
How unprepared Odisha is becoming a soft target for terroristsOdisha police must improve its intelligence network to counter the threat of terrorists who are increasingly making the state their safe haven
Sep 23, 2015
For the first time, Tirumala temple to have certificate course for Dalits to become priestsIn a major symbolic step towards removing caste-related prejudices, the Tirumala temple has decided to give training to non-Brahmins in temple rituals.
Jul 09, 2015
BSNL to invest Rs 830 cr in Odisha, brings Jagannath temple under wi-fi in PuriThe wi-fi facility has been created by BSNL with the optical fiber backbone which can provide backhaul broadband bandwidth of up to 100 MB per second.