Haryana government to take over two temples

Chandigarh , Nov 22

The Haryana government on Wednesday decided to take over the management of the ancient historical Shri Mata Chandi Devi Temple, Chandi Mandir, Panchkula.

Two Art of Living members held in Meghalaya

Shillong , Nov 22

Two members of the Art of Living foundation were arrested in Meghalaya on charge of trying to meet outlawed Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council's (HNLC) leader in Bangladesh, police said.

IFFI Director refuses to comment on 'S Durga'

Panaji , Nov 21

International Film Festival of India (IFFI) Director Sunit Tandon on Tuesday refused to comment on the Kerala High Court's direction to screen Malayalam film "S Durga" at the ongoing 48th IFFI, saying it would not be appropriate for him to do so.

Dalai Lama gets 'KISS Humanitarian Award'

Bhubaneswar , Nov 21

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama was honoured with the 10th KISS Humanitarian Award at the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) here on Tuesday.

88 women have applied for Haj without 'mehram': Minister

New Delhi , Nov 21

In less than a week after procedure for Haj 2018 started, 88 women have applied to go on the pilgrimage without a "mehram" or male guardian, Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said on Tuesday.

Delhi court suggests removing Hanuman statue

New Delhi , Nov 21

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday made a suggestion to authorities to consider lifting an 108-foot Lord Hanuman statue in central Delhi to remove encroachment around it.

50 killed in Nigeria suicide bombing

Abuja , Nov 21

At least 50 people were killed when a teenage suicide bomber blew up his vest packed with explosives in a crowded mosque in Nigeria's Mubi town, police said.