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UP minister calls for renaming of Allahabad to Prayag

A decision in this regard could be taken before next year's Kumbh Mela in the holy city.

09 Jul 2018 6:44 PM

Niti Aayog mulls use of AI to manage crowd during Kumbh

Niti Aayog has said that it resulted in achieving 85 per cent accuracy in high crowd activity, crowd size estimation and object detection.

02 Jul 2018 12:16 AM

No doubt, Ayodhya temple will be built when lord Rama wishes: Yogi Adityanath

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath urged Hindu seers to show patience on issue of construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya.

25 Jun 2018 8:52 PM

UP govt plans film fest at Kumbh Mela

Uttar Pradesh state government expects around 10 crore visitors at the 2019 Kumbh Mela including the international tourists.

17 Jun 2018 6:53 AM

Allahabad's name likely to be changed to Prayagraj

According to some media reports, the banners for upcoming Kumbh Mela in 2019 mention the name of the city as Prayagraj instead of Allahabad.

24 May 2018 1:46 PM


Dates for Kumbh Mela bath announced

The chief minister, who was in Allahabad on Saturday, also reviewed the preparations for the Kumbh Mela.

21 May 2018 12:47 AM

Amitabh Bachchan to be Kumbh Mela ambassador

The campaign will be run on TV, radio and the social media in a big way.

06 May 2018 4:16 AM

Will fulfil wishes of saints and seers: CM Yogi Adityanath

Earlier, the chief minister offered prayers at the Bade Hanuman temple that has the statue of the God in a reclining position.

20 Jan 2018 2:23 AM

Magh Mela: Laser show to tell stories of Ram, Ganga

The ten-day laser show will begin on Friday and a rehearsal of the same was held on Thursday night.

20 Jan 2018 2:22 AM

Gangasagar should be at par with Kumbh, says CM Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee today said that development work in the area has changed it altogether.

28 Dec 2017 1:57 AM


Kumbh Mela intangible cultural heritage of humanity: Unesco

This inscription is the third in two years following the inscriptions of Yoga and Nouroz on December 1, 2016,” the MEA said on Thursday.

08 Dec 2017 12:40 AM

Kumbh Mela recognised as humanity's intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO

The inscription of the Kumbh Mela was recommended by the expert body which examines the nominations submitted by member states.

07 Dec 2017 8:20 PM

Tech that: Size up a crowd the neural way

Just how do you count crowds, stand by with an emergency evacuation plan to prevent a catastrophe triggered by a stampede, and all in a few seconds?

03 Sep 2017 2:28 AM

Dalits can now be Naga sadhus

BJP denies decision by apex body of seers has any political overtones.

15 Jul 2017 1:56 AM