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India's head housekeeper, by appointment

India's head housekeeper, by appointment

A century-old company -- that started as an infrastructure provider for large religious gatherings like the Kumbh Mela -- has expanded its role to keeping the premises of such gatherings litter-free.Sneha Bhattacharjee reports. IMAGE: From cleaning, lighting to all civil work related to the mega religious event, Lallooji & Sons was in charge at the Mahamastakabhisheka of the Gomateshwara statue in Shravanabelagola, Karnataka in February. Photograph: Abishek N Chinnappa/Reuters In India, ..., 1 week ago

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In biggest ever UP budget, Yogi Adityanath govt focuses on education, power; Kumbh Mela gets Rs 1,500 crore

Yogi Adityanath government today presented its Rs 4,28,384.52-crore budget for 2018-19, which is 11.4 per cent higher than the last fiscal.
 DNA4 weeks ago Yogi's 4.28 cr UP Budget 2018-19 is 11.4 percent higher than last fiscal  catchnews.com4 weeks ago

Over 2000 people play 'shankh' to create world record

Another world record was created on the second day of Rajim Kumbh Mela after over 2,100 saints and locals played conch shells 'shankh' together in Chhattisgarh's Gariaband.The feat was certified by the Golden Book of World Records.'Maha Aarti' was also ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Kumbh Mela logo before screening films in UP theatres to highlight religious importance

Lucknow : Soon, Uttar Pradesh cinema halls will be showing the logo of Kumbh Mela before the films start to make people understand the importance of the religious festival. Speaking to ANI, Uttar Pradesh Deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad Maurya said that ...
 Sify2 months ago UP CM Yogi Adityanath directs cinema halls to show Kumbh Mela 2019 logo before screening films  DNA2 months ago UP CM asks departments to complete Kumbh preparations in time  Business Standard2 months ago
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Rajim Kumbh Mela brightens with three lakh earthen lamps

Three lakh earthen lamps were lighted at Rajim Kumbh Mela in Chhattisgarh's Gariaband to mark a world record.The feat was certified by the Golden Book of World Records.The Rajim Kumbh Mela started on February 7, where special preparations were made on the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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JLF 2018: From 'Spotlight' to Bin Laden search, the unmissable sessions

In its 11th edition, the 'Kumbh Mela of literature' has a lot to offer to the fan of the printed word and will definitely offer something for anyone's insatiable appetite Aparna Banerjea | New Delhi Last Updated at January 25, 2018 10:30 IST Representative ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

80 per cent Ganga to be cleaned before Kumbh

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari assured all that the 'Namami Gange' projects will be completed soon."We are spending Rs 20,000 crore on the River Ganga especially for the upcoming Kumbh mela. We have also completed 47 out of the 189 projects and are also aiming to complete all the projects which have been started for cleaning the Rive Ganga," Gadkari said."Before the Kumbh Mela, Ganga will be cleaned up to 80 per cent. Apart from this, sewage treatment will prevent water from going to Ganga," he ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

The Hindi-speaking Aussie who loves India

Charles 'Biharilal' Thomson, is an Australian who speaks fluent Hindi learnt on the streets, trains and buses of India's hinterland.Biharilal tells's Archana Masih how India has bewitched him. IMAGE: Biharilal Thomson with a sadhu at a yoga institute in Madhya Pradesh while travelling with his mother to see the Kumbh Mela in Ujjain. Photograph: Kind courtesy Charles Thomson/Facebook Biharilal Thomson is a white Australian who speaks Hindi better than many Indians. The first time he ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago

Except 'peeth' chiefs, no other sadhu can use 'Shankaracharya' in their names: All India Akhara Parishad

After releasing list of fake sadhus and saints, the All-India Akahara Parishad has now tightened noose around self-styled Shankaracharays in the country by putting a ban on the use of the coveted title ‘Shankaracharya’ by them. The Akhara Parishad ...
 DNA6 days ago Akhara releases 2nd list of fake babas  DNA2 months ago Top body of sadhus releases 2nd list of 'fake babas'  catchnews.com2 months ago
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Traditional Indian medical system popular, effective: Naqvi

Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said the Central government sought to promote India's centuries-old medicinal practices which had become a "popular, credible and effective health hamper" for the world.The traditional systems, ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
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