The Supreme Court Thursday quashed the sedition case registered against veteran journalist Vinod Dua in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. "Every journalist will be entitled to the protection under Kedar Nath Singh (sedition) judgment," the Court ordered.
#VinodDua #Sedition #SupremeCourt
'Queen of Hills' Shimla received fresh snow on Apr 23. The fresh spell of snowfall covered Mandhol village in the district and the region looked mesmerizing. The temperature got dipped due to snowfall in the area.
Wrapped up among the busy lanes of Srinagar city lies the Dargah of Sheikh Dawood Sahib. Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims throng this Dargah every day to bring forth the spirit of humanity and brotherhood among them. Recently, the Urs or death anniversary of the Sufi Saint was commemorated which was attended by devotees of all faiths who offered their prayers to the Sufi saint. Enlightening the atmosphere of Dargah during the Urs, prayers and hymns were sung in praise of Allah. As the saint used to serve food to the needy as his contribution to the society, devotees especially those living near to the shrine cook vegetables, eggs, sweets and other dishes on the day of Urs and invite their relatives for a feast. This feasting atmosphere can also be witnessed outside the shrine, where a number of people could be seen selling various eatables. The Dargah of Sheikh Dawood Sahib holds great significance as it welcomes people of all faiths to seek oneness with God and has been acting as a symbol of communal harmony for ages.
A BJP leader on Tuesday filed a complaint against Instagram for allegedly portraying Lord Shiva in a bad taste. BJP leader Manish Singh filed the complaint and has demanded an apology. He has alleged that Instagram has hurt Hindu sentiments.
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‘Akshaya Tritiya’ is being observed in the country on May 14. Several devotees arrived at a ghat in Varanasi despite COVID restrictions and took a holy dip in river Ganga. Devotees and priests also performed ‘puja’ and other rituals there. ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ is an annual Hindu and Jain festival that signifies prosperity.
#AkshayaTritiya #Covid19 #Ganga
For the first time ever, a Hindu woman in Pakistan, Sana Ramachand has passed the country's Central Superior Services examination. She is now selected for the esteemed Pakistan Administrative Services.
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Tribal tea garden workers in West Tripura organised a Hindu wedding ceremony for two frogs, this tradition is called 'Banger Biye.' This uncanny custom is carried out as the workers believed that it would appease the Hindu rain God, Lord Indra and thus bring rainfall, which would save them from the drought-stricken condition of their tea garden. In the marriage, 2 toads were married performing all the rituals from bath in pond or river to new dresses, exchange of garlands, and applying of vermilion.
A video has surfaced online where a road in Himachal Pradesh is seen jammed with hundreds of cars. The Himachal Pradesh government eased Covid-19 restrictions last week.
#HimachalPradesh #TrafficJam #Parwanoo
The Monsoon arrives in Mumbai. The city received heavy rainfall in the last 24 hours. Mumbai,Thane, Belapur, Raigad, Ratnagiri and a few other districts will get heavy rain today. As the heat wave is soon gripping the country, Maximum temperatures are likely to be above 40°C in some places of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat.
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Considered as one of the most popular Muslim pilgrimage centres, the dargah of Ajmer Sharif houses the tomb of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, a holy saint who dedicated his entire life to the service of the..