India observes Janata curfew, millions stay indoors All markets and establishments except those dealing in essential goods and services are closed for the day.

Millions of people across the country stayed indoors, streets wore a deserted look and bare number…

Saudi halts prayers in mosques over coronavirus Saudi Arabia has reported 171 coronavirus cases, but no deaths so far.

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday suspended prayers inside all but the holiest two mosques in Islam as…

Taj Mahal closed, annual Shah Jahan Urs not to be held Agra mayor Navin Jain had asked for closure of the monuments, in a letter to the union tourism minister, a fortnight ago.

The annual three day Urs of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, builder of the iconic Taj Mahal,…

Dogri & Kashmiri showcases at the International Mother Language Day at UK House of Commons

Kashmiri and Dogri made a twin impact at the recently held UN International Mother Language Day 2020…

Devotees celebrate ‘Hola Mohalla’ at Golden Temple in Amritsar

ON the special occasion of ‘Hola Mohalla’ or Warrior Holi today, thousands of devotees thronged to seek…

Air India flight brings back 119 Indians, 5 foreigners from coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan

An Air India flight on Thursday brought back to the national capital 119 Indians and 5 foreigners…

Trump , Melania pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania on Tuesday paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi at the…

Taj Mahal gets a facelift ahead of Trump visit

Authoirities at the Archaeological Survey of India had “advanced the dates” for mud-pack treatment for the…

Tibetans in exile pray, celebrate New Year

Hundreds of Tibetans and their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, who have been living in exile at…

Verve missing as Mumbai nightlife policy kicks in

The much-touted Mumbai nightlife experiment received a tepid response on the first night of its implementation on…