Lok Sabha election: In battleground UP, Priyanka Gandhi to set sail on Ganga to feel people’s pulse

Priyanka, 47, who was recently appointed Congress general secretary incharge of eastern UP, will cover a distance of about 110 to 112 km touching Prayagraj, Bhadohi, Mirzapur and Varanasi. (PTI) After making a political buzz through a successful roadshow in the state capital last month, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra appears all set to […]

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Kumbh Mela 2019: After Sadhu’s Shahi Snan on day 1, lakhs of pilgrims throng Prayagraj for the holy dip

Kumbh Mela 2019: One also witnessed a decent number number of people visiting the Kalpavasis side of the mela, which is established on the other side of the main Triveni Sangam this time. (PTI) If day one was for ascetics from akharas and those who braved the surging crowds, day two of the Kumbh Mela […]

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Uttar Pradesh Government issues notification renaming Allahabad to Prayagraj

Adityanath had dismissed the Opposition’s criticism. (PTI) The Uttar Pradesh government has issued a notification directing its departments to use Prayagraj instead of Allahabad for all official purposes, district magistrate Suhas L Y said on Saturday. Governor Ram Naik approved the name change on Friday and the order comes into force with immediate effect, he […]

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After UP government changes Allahabad to Prayagraj, VHP demand renaming of Faizabad 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. (PTI) The VHP Friday hailed the Uttar Pradesh government’s decision to adopt a proposal to rename Allahabad as Prayagraj and demanded that the name of […]

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