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31 December, 2018 2:42 AM Narendra Modi honouring India's real heroes: Amit Shah

The Ross Island was renamed as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Dweep, the Neil Island as Shaheed Dweep and the Havelock Island as Swaraj Dweep, Modi said during a speech amidst a thunderous applause from the audience in Port Blair, the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. BJP president Amit Shah took an apparent dig at the Congress on Sunday after 87

30 December, 2018 12:46 PM PM Modi, On Visit To The Andamans, Renames 3 Islands

Ross Island, Neil Island and Havelock Island have been renamed as a tribute to Independence movement leader Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced the renaming of three islands of Andaman and Nicobar to mark the 75th anniversary of the raising of the Indian national flag by freedom movement icon Netaji Subhas Chandra 92

25 December, 2018 8:29 AM ''Yogi Adityanath For PM'' Hoardings Pop Up In Agra, Removed

Controversial hoardings portraying Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath as the next prime minister and a "Kalyug ka Avtaar" (reincarnation in Kali Yuga) were removed from many public places in Agra after the municipal corporation noticed them, an official said. The hoardings put up by the Uttar Pradesh Navnirman Sena were placed under the "Yogi 96

25 December, 2018 7:34 AM Havelock Island, two others in Andaman and Nicobar to be renamed

Apart from Havelock, Ross Island and Neil Island will also get new names. New Delhi: Three islands in Andaman and Nicobar - Ross Island, Neil Island and Havelock Island- will be renamed as Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Island, Shaheed Dweep and Swaraj Dweep, respectively, by the Narendra Modi-led central government. The renaming of the islands will reportedly 98

6 November, 2018 3:03 PM Yogi Adityanath's Ayodhya Deepotsav 2018 enters Guinness Book of World Records

Lucknow: Ayodhya Deepostav 2018, an event organised to mark Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya town - has entered Guinness Book of World Records on Tuesday. The record is for lighting 3,01,152 earthen lamps on the bank of River Sarayu. The event also witnessed some important announcements. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that Faizabad district 130

6 November, 2018 6:54 AM UP CM Yogi Adityanath inaugurates cricket stadium renamed after former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

The stadium was renamed after AB Vajpayee a day ahead of the first-ever international cricket match in Lucknow. LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday inaugurated the Ekana International Cricket Stadium which was renamed as "Bharat Ratan Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium". The UP government had on Monday issued 71

4 November, 2018 9:40 PM "Why Isn't Your Name Raavan?": Yogi Adityanath Defends Allahabad Renaming

Yogi Adityanath said that most names in India are related to "Ram" and is widely used by scheduled castes. He also said that the name Ram "connects us with our glorious tradition." Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday defended renaming the city of Allahabad to Prayagraj by alluding to mythological villains. After a backlash over the name change 124

19 October, 2018 9:21 AM VHP demand renaming of Faizabad to Sri Ayodhya

The VHP on Friday hailed the Uttar Pradesh government's decision to adopt a proposal to rename Allahabad as Prayagraj and demanded that the name of Faizabad be changed to "Sri Ayodhya". VHP spokesman Sharad Sharma said the renaming of Allahabad aimed to free the mindset of slavery and added all sections of people had hailed this step of the state government 128

14 September, 2018 2:00 AM Delhi Metro stations renamed: Know new names of City Park, Bus Stand, NCB Colony

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced the renaming of metro station falling in Haryana segment on Bahadurgarh to Mundka Metro line and on the Mujesar (YMCA Chowk) to Ballabhgarh Metro Corridor. Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday announced the renaming of metro station falling in Haryana segment on Bahadurgarh 65

7 September, 2018 4:34 AM India drug regulator CDSCO to get a new name and logo

'The present nomenclature is not reflecting its role and responsibilities,' the government said Indian drug regulator Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) is all set to get a new name and logo in line with its current role. The government said the present name was given, keeping its role in view when it was created, but over the years 95