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Nov 18, 2018
Ayodhya dispute: National Commission for Minorities chief asks Muslims to be 'big-hearted', makes pitch for mediationNational Commission for Minorities chairperson Ghayorul Hasan Rizvi on Sunday made a strong pitch for mediation in the Ayodhya issue.
Sep 18, 2018
Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Close on the heels of LS polls, PM announces projects worth Rs 550 cr in his constituencyAll in all, Modi inaugurated projects worth Rs 55o crores in Varanasi on Tuesday, signalling a desire to strengthen his position in his home turf before the general elections. Whereas, on Monday, on the occasion of his 68th birthday, Modi had interacted with schoolchildren and students of Kashi Vidyapeeth.
Aug 26, 2018
Upon Varanasi's ghats: Magical realism in a city that lives in the pastVaranasi is a strange city; one foot in the past, one in the present. The word ‘future’ feels out of place here, things just have been and continue to be
Jun 23, 2018
Kashi Labh: Rajat Nayyar's film draws a compelling portrait of those who breathe their last in VaranasiRajat Nayyar spent years documenting the dying, and their families, in Kashi. A film based on his research and experiences, Kashi Labh, is an ethnographic study of death and its process.
Oct 08, 2017
Visiting his birth place, PM Narendra Modi remembers 'venom' faced between 2001 and 2014On his first visit to his birthplace since taking office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited his school and said the town had taught him to "drink poison"
Feb 20, 2017
UP Election 2017: BJP has all grounds covered as RSS soothes dissatisfaction, campaigns at grassroots levelThe Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is the lifeline of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and is already playing a crucial role in the ongoing Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election as a grassroots level campaigner and organiser while soothing dissatisfied party workers
Jan 22, 2016
PM Modi thanks Shinzo Abe for recalling experience of Kashi visit in JapanPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday thanked his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe for sharing with the people of Japan the experiences he had had during their joint visit to Kashi.
Dec 19, 2015
Bajirao Mastani review: There's more to love than lament in this beautifully brave filmDespite its shortcomings then, Bajirao Mastani is a brave and beautiful film - beautiful to look at, beautiful in its position on religion, brave in its take on history, brave in its unwillingness to paint religious groups or its primary characters as black or white.
Oct 06, 2015
Violence erupts in Varanasi during protest over idol immersion, curfew imposed in four areasViolence erupted in the temple town of Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of prime minister Narendra Modi, on Monday when saints and Hindu religious groups taking out a 'Pratikar Yatra' to protest against a lathicharge and ban on immersion of idols in Ganga, turned violent.
Nov 08, 2014
Celebrate the birth of your daughter, PM Modi tells adopted village Jayapur"I have not adopted Jayapur. I have come with a request for you to adopt me," said Modi in Varanasi.