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14 dead, 18 injured after bus drives off highway, crashes in Nepal

Maharjan said police were investigating the cause of the crash but the roads were slippery because of winter rain.

15 Dec 2019 12:34 PM

35 killed as bus carrying Asian, Arab nationals crashes in Saudi

The injured have been transferred to Al-Hamna Hospital, SPA added, and authorities have launched an investigation.

17 Oct 2019 8:25 AM

More than 30 dead in stampede at Iraqi Shiite shrine

It is Iraq’s deadliest mass stampede in recent history.

11 Sep 2019 10:04 AM

Pakistan was planning to execute lone-wolf attacks on Amarnath Yatra: Sources

They further said that the impact of an attack on the Yatra would not be not limited to the Kashmir Valley.

03 Aug 2019 2:24 PM

Tourists, pilgrims throng Srinagar airport after govt notification, locals stock up

Airlines such as Air India, IndiGo and Vistara announced zero cancellation, rescheduling charges temporarily for flights to and from J&K.

03 Aug 2019 1:34 PM


Amarnath yatra suspended from Jammu due to bad weather conditions

On July 13, it was again suspended in view of a separatists-sponsored strike in the Kashmir valley on Martyrs' Day.

26 Jul 2019 2:58 PM

Over 2,700 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath cave shrine

They are expected to reach the twin base camps of Pahalgam in Anantnag district and Baltal in Ganderbal district later in the day.

24 Jul 2019 1:11 PM

2,85,381 pilgrims visited Holy Cave during Amarnath Yatra so far

This was more than the number of visitors who had embarked on the visit during the last year's ’yatra’ of sixty days.

22 Jul 2019 8:45 PM

Pak fully committed, cooperative; Kartarpur Corridor talks concludes

One of the main points expected to be raised in discussion would be India's demand for construction of bridge by Pak in creek area.

14 Jul 2019 8:35 AM

Watch: Soldiers make human shield to protect Amarnath Yatris from falling stones

The cave is approached by the yatris via the Pahalgam route or Batlal route both of which involve an uphill trek.

06 Jul 2019 5:15 PM


25 Amarnath yatra pilgrims felt 'breathless', administered oxygen on time

The pilgrims were on the Baltal route of Amarnath Yatra.

04 Jul 2019 3:03 PM

Amarnath yatra: Food, shelter, medical aid for pilgrims

According to government officials, the rush at Amarnath Yatra has increased this year in comparison to the past couple of years.

02 Jul 2019 12:44 PM

Lt Gen Ranbir singh reviews Amarnath Yatra security arrangements

The 46-day-long annual Amarnath Yatra will begin on July 1 and conclude on August 15.

26 Jun 2019 4:26 PM

‘Holy stairs’ unveiled after three centuries

Rome's 'Holy Stairs' bared for first time in 300 years.

18 Apr 2019 11:21 AM

Over 2 million Muslims begin annual hajj pilgrimage

The five-day pilgrimage represents one of the five pillars of Islam and is required of all able-bodied Muslims once in their life.

19 Aug 2018 10:42 AM


Himachal Pradesh cops in Una barred from carrying over Rs 200

Move comes in wake of complaints about police officersdemanding bribes from pilgrims at various checkpoints.

12 Aug 2018 5:27 AM

Saudi hackathon seeks high-tech fixes to hajj calamities

Thousands of software professionals and students competed in the kingdom's first-ever hackathon.

05 Aug 2018 10:46 AM

9 killed, 22 injured as bus carrying pilgrims overturns near Udaipur

6 women and 3 men were killed in the accident, said the SP, adding that those injured were rushed to a government hospital in Udaipur.

22 Jul 2017 1:38 PM

Attack on pilgrims is a shock to Kashmiriyat

In August 2000, a camp of Amarnath yatris had been attacked. Militants lobbed hand grenades and went on a shooting spree, killing 17 persons.

12 Jul 2017 2:15 AM

The legacy of a solitary pilgrim

Krishnamurti did not address just the contemporary crisis: his prophetic vision warned us of coming events far ahead of his time.

12 May 2017 1:42 AM