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26 July, 2017 4:27 AM 473 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

Jammu: The smallest batch of 473 pilgrims left here on Wednesday for the Amarnath cave, an official said. As the 40-day long ongoing yatra to the Himalayan cave in the Kashmir Valley entered its 28th day, the number of pilgrims shrunk further than in the last few days, the official said. The group left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in an escorted convoy 21

24 July, 2017 3:03 PM Amarnath yatra crosses 2016 mark; 2.40 lakh pay obeisance

Jammu: The number of pilgrims who offered prayers at the cave-shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir hills this year has surpassed the number of devotees who had undertaken the annual pilgrimage in 2016, even as there are two more weeks before the yatra concludes. According to a senior official, 2,40,249 pilgrims had 'darshan' at the cave shrine till last evening 42

23 July, 2017 3:45 PM Batch of 1002 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

Jammu: A batch of 1,002 pilgrims left Jammu for the 3,888-metre-high Amarnath cave shrine of Lord Shiva in south Kashmir Himalayas on Sunday where over two lakh devotees have paid obeisance this year. According to an official, 1,002 is the lowest number of pilgrims in a single batch, so far, this year. "A batch of 1,002 pilgrims today left Jammu in a convoy 34

19 July, 2017 12:11 AM Did you attack Mohammed Shami, fanboys ask dads

KOLKATA: Ever since Jayanta Sarkar and his brother Swarup were arrested on Monday, their family members are having a tough time handling the kids in the household. They are fumbling for words to answer one question raised by them: "Did the two really threaten Md Shami?" Shami has a huge fan-following in the Sarkar household. All four kids follow him closely 33

16 July, 2017 5:33 AM Over 3,600 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

Jammu: A fresh batch of 3,603 pilgrims left Jammu for the Kashmir Valley on Sunday to perform the annual Amarnath Yatra. "A fresh batch of 3,603 pilgrims left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in an escorted convoy of 153 vehicles at 3.25 am," officials said here. Nearly 9,000 pilgrims reached the shrine located at 3,888 metres above sea-level on Saturday 39

15 July, 2017 5:35 PM 16th batch of 3,398 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra from Jammu

Amarnath Yatra: The sixteenth batch of 3,398 pilgrims today left Jammu for the 3,888-metre Amarnath cave shrine of Lord Shiva in the south Kashmir Himalayas. Amid tight security, the sixteenth batch of 3,398 pilgrims today left Jammu for the 3,888-metre Amarnath cave shrine of Lord Shiva in the south Kashmir Himalayas. Escorted by the CRPF and police 41

15 July, 2017 5:04 AM Ninnu Kori 1 week box office collection: Nani's film ends 7-day business on a high note

Nani and Niveda Thomas-starrer Ninnu Kori collected Rs 38.50 crore in its 7-day first week at the box office. Giving the break-up of collections, trade tracker Andhra Box Office stated that Ninnu Kori minted Rs 12.50 crore from the Nizam territory, Rs 11.50 crore in Andhra and Rs 3.20 crore from Ceded to take its total tally to Rs 27.20 crore from the Telugu-speaking 38

14 July, 2017 7:28 AM Teej Festival 2017: How This Auspicious Festival is Usually Celebrated

According to Hindu legend, Teej celebrates Lord Shiva's acceptance of Devi Parvati as his wife after her dedication towards him. Legend has it that she prayed continuously and took 108 rebirths, finally to be wedded to the mighty Shiva. The festival therefore stands for the union of Lord Shiva and Devi Parvati. Married women keep a day long nirjala (no-food-no-water) 124 1

13 July, 2017 1:06 AM India, Pakistan LoCked in a battle of bullets

Two soldiers were martyred when the Pakistan Army opened unprovoked fire in north Kashmir's Kupwara on the Line of Control (LoC) on Wednesday, prompting an "appropriate" response from the Indian side. The two soldiers — Lance Naik Ranjit Singh and Rifleman Satish Bhagat — were from Jammu. Singh hailed from Burn village in Bhalwal tehsil and is survived 147

11 July, 2017 4:30 AM Terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims: Top 10 developments

1. Seven Amarnath pilgrims from Gujarat were killed and 14 others injured when terrorists opened fire on a bus near Batengoo in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district on Monday. 2. This is not the first-time Amarnath pilgrims have been attacked. In July 2001, a militant hurled two grenades at a camp and later opened fire near the Amarnath shrine killing 47