Amarnath Yatra resumes after remaining suspended due to bad weather


Srinagar, July 6 : Amarnath Yatra resumed on Wednesday morning after remaining suspended due to bad weather as another batch of 5,982 left from Jammu towards the Valley. Officials said the batch of 5,982 pilgrims left for the Valley in two escorted convoys from Bhagwati Nagar base camp in Jammu. "Of these 3,363 are going to Pahalgam base camp while 2,619 are going to Baltal base camp," officials said. After improvement in weather, the pilgrims were allowed to move towards the cave shrine from Baltal base camp in the day. Reports said the sky was cloudy all along the two Yatra routes although there are less chances of rainfall along the two routes on Wednesday. So far, over 65,000 pilgrims have performed this year's Amarnath Yatra, which started on June 30 and will end on August 11. /IANS


Telugu YouTuber's claim of entering Mecca sparks row
Hyderabad, Aug 3 : The claim by a Telugu YouTuber that he visited Islam's holiest site Mecca in Saudi Arabia has sparked a row with a section of netiz

Ayodhya saints want places to be named after temple movement heroes
Ayodhya, Aug 1 : The saints of Ayodhya have asked Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to develop and rename places in the city after prominen

Inter-faith meet adopts resolution to ban PFI
New Delhi, July 30 : A resolution seeking ban on PFI and other fronts -- which are "creating discord among citizens", was adopted unanimously during a