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AAP gears up to contest municipal e...

A meeting of Aam Aadmi Party of Andaman & Nicobar Islands will be held in the Daya Sagar Hall on the 22nd of January, 2015, at 4.30 p.m. All the members, well wishers, voters and supporters are requested to attend the meeting and give their valuable ... The Echo Of India, 1 week ago
AAP to contest in all Wards & Panchayats The Echo Of India, 3 days ago
Outlook Traveller

In pictures: The Gangasagar Mela

The Gangasagar Mela is one of the biggest religious festivals of the country where lakhs of pilgrims descend on Sagar island, a part of the Sunderbans archipelago. The Hindu's Kolkata Bureau visited the Sagar Island earlier this week to document the ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Gangasagar mela: pilgrims separated from families yet to be reunited  The Hindu1 week ago Gangasagar - The Pilgrimage within body !  Speaking Tree1 week ago In the spiritual depths of Gangasagar  Outlook Traveller2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Indian people gather at Gangasagar for holy dip

A sadhu smokes at Gangasagar of Sagar Island, about 150 km south of Calcutta, capital of eastern Indian state West Bengal, Jan. 15, 2015. Every year in mid-January, pilgrims from all over India gather at Gangasagar for a holy dip at the confluence ... week ago Over Five Lakh Devotees Take Holy Dip in Gangasagar  New Indian Express1 week ago Five lakh devotees take dip in GangaSagar on Makar Sankranti  ZeeNews.com1 week ago Five lakh devotees take holy dip in …  Yahoo! India1 week ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Moved by faith

Thousands take dip at Gangasagar on Makar Sankranti Statesman News Service Sagar Island, 15 January Braving the chilling cold, thousands of pilgrims from across India on Thursday took a holy dip at the confluence of Hooghly and the Bay of ...
 The Statesman1 week ago 100 bodies surface in Ganga  24Dunia1 week ago Gangasagar to get five new cottages  The Statesman1 week ago

Sanitary arrangements fall short, pilgrims forced to defecate in open

Bappaditya Paul bappaditya@the Sagar Island, 14 January Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for a clean India has come a cropper at Gangasagar Mela ~ the second largest congregation of pilgrims in the world. In the absence of ...
 The Statesman1 week ago Poor crowds at Gangasagar Mela  The Statesman1 week ago Gangasagar mela: thin crowd this year  The Statesman1 week ago

A festival adds to the woes of Sagar

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A sadhu blesses two women at Sagar island on Monday. Photo: Sushanta Patronobish TOPICS Devotees gathering for Makar Sankranti almost thrice the island's population In the next few days, lakhs of ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Focus on green cover to save Sagar, say experts

Is it possible to promote tourism without affecting the natural eco-system of Sagar Islands?
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Pilgrim dies on way to Gangasagar

Sagar Island (WB), Jan 12 (PTI) A 90-year-old pilgrim died of heart attack today on his way to Gangasagar where 60,000-odd people have arrived to take holy dip on the occasion of 'Makar Sankranti'. Prahlad Singh of Agra was waiting at the queue for ...
 Press Trust of India2 weeks ago 90-yr-old pilgrim dies on way to Gangasagar  ZeeNews.com2 weeks ago GANGASAGAR - Pilgrim dies on way to Gangasagar  Namibia Press Agency2 weeks ago

Kolkata Port Trust, West Bengal govt to sign JV for new port

File photo of a port in India. The Sagar Island port is estimated to cost Rs. 11,900 crore and will be the first port to be built by the Union government in 14 years. Photo: Bloomberg Bengaluru: Union government-owned Kolkata Port Trust will sign ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago India in $1.8bn Port Drive  Port Technology International1 month ago Proposed sagar island major port likely to be funded by jica  CAclubindia1 month ago India: A new major Port to come up at Sagar Island in West Bengal  Shipping Tribune1 month ago

Gadkari assures support for sea port at Sagar Islands

Comment · print · T T T+· T- PTI Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari with Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee during a function in Kolkata on Tuesday. File photo Centre to allocate adequate funds for it The Centre ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Home Ministry coordinating with Northeast on threat  The Hindu4 days ago
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