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18 October, 2017 1:20 PM LIVE: Saryu river lights up with diyas as Adityanath celebrates biggest deepotsav in Ayodhya

School and college children light diyas at the banks of Saryu river in Ayodhya 6:00 pm: "Ayodhya is the land of humanity. We taught the world about humanity through the legend of Ram rajya," said the Chief Minister. 5:40 pm: "Those opposed to Lord Ram cannot stop us from developing Ayodhya," says UP Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya. 5:30 pm: Artists dressed 22

18 October, 2017 12:57 AM Yogi snubs Som & Co, says Taj is India's pride

GORAKHPUR/LUCKNOW: A day after BJP MLA Sangeet Som waded into the ongoing controversy over the Taj Mahal by questioning its place in history , UP CM Yogi Aditya Nath said on Tuesday that he would pay a visit, his first ever, to the historic monument on October 26. The UP government has drawn up a Rs 370 crore plan to provide quality service to visitors 37

17 October, 2017 7:30 PM A symbol of Naraka Chaturdasi goes missing!

The idol, in ‘ardhanareeshwara’ form, is considered a rarity On Naraka Chaturdasi, the day that marks the slaying of demon Narakasura by Krishna’s spouse Satyabhama, the theft of their rare statue ‘Satya Venugopala’ points to official and civilian apathy. Consecrated at Salakamcheruvu of Singanamala mandal in Anantapuram district, the statue in ‘ardhan-areeshwara’ 27

17 October, 2017 1:31 PM The Daily 202: Hawks worry about the lack of American resolve to confront North Korea

PALO ALTO, Calif. — President Trump’s bellicose rhetoric toward North Korea is making it harder to marshal domestic support for potential United States intervention. This is a widespread concern among fellows at the Hoover Institution, a right-leaning think tank on the campus of Stanford University. Trump has tweeted that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson 12

17 October, 2017 11:51 AM Time for health revolution under the aegis of Ayurveda: Modi

Govt working towards Ayurveda hospital in each district, says the Prime Minister. The government is working towards setting up an Ayurveda hospital in each district of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 and asserted that time had come for a “health revolution” under the aegis of the traditional medicine system 22

17 October, 2017 9:58 AM Adityanath to visit Agra, says it doesn’t matter who built Taj

Regardless of who built it, the Taj Mahal was a historical monument and its protection was the responsibility of the Uttar Pradesh government, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said today and announced that he would be visiting Agra next week to review tourism schemes. The chief minister’s comments come a day after his colleague, BJP MLA Sangeet Som, questioned 26

17 October, 2017 1:11 AM MLA spews venom at Taj Mahal

Controversial BJP MLA Sangeet Som ignited a firestorm of controversy by saying the Taj Mahal was built by a "traitor who wanted to wipe out Hindus", and that the Unesco World Heritage Site was a "blot on the Indian culture". The Uttar Pradesh government quickly distanced itself from the remarks, but stopped short of condemning them, while the Opposition 38

16 October, 2017 10:41 PM On Row Over Taj, Mamata Banerjee's Response: 'What Of British Heritage?'

Dubbed the eighth wonder of the world, the Taj Mahal had been dragged into a huge political row. Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee may be accused of minority appeasement once again, but the Bengal Chief Minister could not let this occasion pass. Asked to comment on BJP lawmaker Sangeet Som's comment that the Taj Mahal was built by "traitors", Ms Banerjee said, "I am ashamed 30

16 October, 2017 4:57 PM BJP MLA questions Taj Mahal’s place in history, says government will remove ‘blots’

Days after the state government left out Taj Mahal from a tourism department booklet, BJP MLA Sangeet Som on Sunday questioned Taj Mahal’s place in history, distorting historical facts to say that it was built by an emperor who imprisoned his father and targeted Hindus. In fact, Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, who built the Taj Mahal in memory of his wife Mumtaz 17

16 October, 2017 2:37 PM Will Modi stop hoisting flag at Red Fort, asks Asaduddin Owaisi

Flaying BJP leader Sangeet Som's remark that Taj Mahal was built by traitors, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday wondered if Prime Minister Narendra Modi would stop hoisting the national flag on Red Fort. The Hyderabad MP said it was very unfortunate and shameful that a legislator who had taken oath on the constitution was speaking out of arrogance 27