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Prime Minister Narendra Modi(ANI)

Kashi vendor invites PM Modi to his momos cart

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2020 06:30 PM IST
Arvind Maurya, a beneficiary of PM SVANidhi scheme, told the PM that he offered a free momo each to those who followed preventive measure to keep Covid-19 at bay.
BJP workers perform 'Dudh Abhishek' on the bank of Ganga river to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 70th birthday, in Varanasi on Thursday.(PTI)
BJP workers perform 'Dudh Abhishek' on the bank of Ganga river to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 70th birthday, in Varanasi on Thursday.(PTI)

PM Modi birthday: Ganga puja, cleanliness drive mark occasion in Kashi

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2020 04:55 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh minister Neelkanth Tiwari, Bharatiya Janata Party’s Kashi region spokesman Navratan Rathi joined the party workers for a special Ganga puja at Dashashwamedh Ghat
Saints attending meeting of Akhada Parishad in Prayagraj on Monday.(HT PHOTO)
Saints attending meeting of Akhada Parishad in Prayagraj on Monday.(HT PHOTO)

Akhada Parishad calls for ‘liberation’ of Kashi and Mathura

Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 08, 2020 09:25 AM IST
The Akhada Parishad said it is prepared to move the Supreme Court ‘free Kashi and Mathura’ where two mosques stand next to two temples.
The old Kashi rejuvenation project is worth Rs 80 crore.(Rajesh Kumar / Hindustan Times)
The old Kashi rejuvenation project is worth Rs 80 crore.(Rajesh Kumar / Hindustan Times)

Varanasi, India’s spiritual capital to get smart makeover with retro look

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By Sudhir Kumar | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 09:37 AM IST
Lanes in six wards of the city will get a facelift with theme-based wall paintings; new underground water supply, sewerage lines to be laid.
Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj passed away at the age of 90 on Monday. He died of cardiac arrest at his house in New Jersey state of US.(HT photo)
Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj passed away at the age of 90 on Monday. He died of cardiac arrest at his house in New Jersey state of US.(HT photo)

‘Sangeet Martand’ Pt Jasraj shared decades-old bond with city of Kashi

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2020 10:30 AM IST
Pt Jasraj spread the magic of classical singing across the world. He visited and performed in a large number of countries.
Karnataka minister K S Eshwarappa speaking at an event in Shivamogga district.(ANI)
Karnataka minister K S Eshwarappa speaking at an event in Shivamogga district.(ANI)

To ‘liberate’ Kashi and Mathura, mosques should give way to mandirs, says Karnataka minister

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Venkatesha Babu | Edited by Sabir Hussain
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2020 05:25 PM IST
K S Eshwarappa said the ground breaking ceremony for the Ram temple in Ayodhya meant erasing a ”mark of slavery”.
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‘Mini PMO’ in Kashi starts helpline

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent, Varanasi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 27, 2020 08:04 PM IST
In the wake Covid-19 outbreak, local office of PM Narendra Modi’s parliamentary constituency, which is also known as ‘mini PMO’, on Friday started a helpline, issuing a landline number and a WhatsApp number, two email addresses for addressing the problems of local people during the ongoing 21-day lockdown.
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Corona times keep the dead away from Kashi’s holy cremation ghats

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent, Varanasi:
PUBLISHED ON MAR 27, 2020 07:17 PM IST
The spread of Covid-19 has led to an abrupt decline in the number of cremations.
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has said its next area of focus will be to seek policy intervention for the implementation of a two-child norm in the country.(ANI Photo)
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has said its next area of focus will be to seek policy intervention for the implementation of a two-child norm in the country.(ANI Photo)

‘RSS to shift focus to two-child policy’, says Mohan Bhagwat

Hindustan Times, Bareilly | By M Tariq Khan
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2020 10:41 PM IST
While the session was closed to the media, a member who attended said on condition of anonymity said the RSS chief spoke on a number of significant issues, including the new citizenship law and the abrogation of Article 370.
Kashi region of the BJP has roped in three UP ministers to ensure the success of Saturday’s rally in support of the CAA in Varanasi.(PTI)
Kashi region of the BJP has roped in three UP ministers to ensure the success of Saturday’s rally in support of the CAA in Varanasi.(PTI)

3 BJP ministers tasked to make CAA rally a success in Varanasi

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2020 04:40 AM IST
Union minister Smriti Irani will address the rally at Sampurnanand Sanskrit University (SSU) ground here on Saturday.
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) is all set to honour ‘kar sewaks’ who had played an active role in the demolition of Babri mosque(AP Photo)
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) is all set to honour ‘kar sewaks’ who had played an active role in the demolition of Babri mosque(AP Photo)

VHP to honour ‘kar sewaks’ for making Ram temple dream come true

Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By Kenneth John
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2020 04:31 AM IST
VHP’s Kashi pranth — having around 25 UP districts, including Ayodhya under its purview —has also decided to felicitate kin of ‘kar sewaks’ who had ‘sacrificed’ their life in 1992 Babri mosque demolition.
Live darshan of Kashi Vishwanath, the presiding deity at the famous Varanasi temple, on a giant screen at Srinagar airport in Jammu and Kashmir will become a reality if the Kashi Vishwanath temple administration has its way.(HT File)
Live darshan of Kashi Vishwanath, the presiding deity at the famous Varanasi temple, on a giant screen at Srinagar airport in Jammu and Kashmir will become a reality if the Kashi Vishwanath temple administration has its way.(HT File)

Kashi Vishwanath live darshan planned at Srinagar airport

Varanasi | By Sudhir Kumar
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2019 01:35 AM IST
Besides the big screen, the temple administration has decided to set up a helpdesk at Srinagar airport to inform devotees about pujas, rudrabhishek and aarti that take place at the shrine in Kashi.
According to the police, the deceased were residents of Dharwad district in Karnataka.(HT photo)
According to the police, the deceased were residents of Dharwad district in Karnataka.(HT photo)

Six of family killed as jeep rams tree on Bengaluru-Mumbai highway

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shrinivas Deshpande
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2019 03:01 PM IST
A family of six and two others were killed on Wednesday morning in a road accident that occurred near Kashi village in Satara district of Maharashtra.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Virtual Experiential Museum during his visit to Varanasi on July 6, 2019.(HT Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Virtual Experiential Museum during his visit to Varanasi on July 6, 2019.(HT Photo)

Take a virtual tour of Kashi, experience its heritage in this museum

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By Sudhir Kumar
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2019 12:26 PM IST
The National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) developed the museum at the Man Mandir Mahal, a protected monument of the 17th century, under the supervision of Union ministry of culture.

PM Modi in Varanasi Highlights- Only ‘professional pessimists’ question $5 trillion economy goal: PM

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2019 04:33 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Varanasi on Saturday and inaugurated the nationwide membership drive of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He launched a membership drive helpline from Kashi. After landing in Varanasi, the Prime Minister unveiled the statue of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shashtri at Lal Bahadur Shashtri International Airport. He also launched a plantation drive from Anand Kanan Vatika in Varanasi. Catch all the major highlights here:

The membership drive is available on the Namo app and on a helpline.(ANI)
The membership drive is available on the Namo app and on a helpline.(ANI)

PM Modi launches BJP’s nationwide membership drive from Varanasi

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2019 12:16 PM IST
This is Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first trip to Varanasi since a thanksgiving visit on May 27 after the Lok Sabha election results.
Construction under way to develop Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyay Memorial Centre on Varanasi-Chandauli border.(HT Photo)
Construction under way to develop Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyay Memorial Centre on Varanasi-Chandauli border.(HT Photo)

Tallest statue of RSS thinker Deendayal Upadhyaya to be installed in Kashi

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By Sudhir Kumar, Varanasi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 28, 2019 01:20 PM IST
The statue of RSS ideologue Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyay is made of five metals and is crafted by artistes of a Jaipur-based firm.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with BJP President Amit Shah offers prayers at Kashi Vishwanath Temple, during a visit to his parliamentary constituency Varanasi(PTI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with BJP President Amit Shah offers prayers at Kashi Vishwanath Temple, during a visit to his parliamentary constituency Varanasi(PTI)

‘All became Narendra Modi and led the campaign’: PM in Varanasi

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2019 08:40 PM IST
The PM underlined that such large support from across the country was made possible because people had faith in the ‘Saaf Niyat, Sahi Vikas’ approach of the BJP government.
BJP workers plan to shower petals on Modi on the way to the Kashi Vishwanath temple.(HT Photo)
BJP workers plan to shower petals on Modi on the way to the Kashi Vishwanath temple.(HT Photo)

PM Narendra Modi’s thanksgiving visit to Varanasi on Monday

Hindustan Times, VARANASI | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 11:03 PM IST
Modi won the Varanasi parliamentary seat by a margin 4,79,505 votes, defeating his nearest rival Shalini Yadav of the Samajwadi Party.
(PTI FILE)
(PTI FILE)

On PM’s sked, mother’s blessings in Gujarat, thanksgiving in Varanasi

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 01:42 PM IST
On Monday, he will be in Varanasi, the LS seat he retained in the elections by a margin of 4.79 lakh votes.
The Prime Minister appealed for residents to vote in large numbers, indicating that he may not interact with them before polls.(PTI/File Photo)
The Prime Minister appealed for residents to vote in large numbers, indicating that he may not interact with them before polls.(PTI/File Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: PM Modi to not campaign in Varanasi, hopes voters will ‘handle everything’

New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2019 05:06 PM IST
Varanasi will be going to polls along with 58 other parliamentary constituencies of the country on May 19 and PM Modi said he has faith in his voters for ‘handling everything’ without campaigning.
Speaking to a group of intellectuals in the temple city after a mega roadshow, Modi said, “Terrorism is now limited to a small region of Jammu and Kashmir.”(PTI)
Speaking to a group of intellectuals in the temple city after a mega roadshow, Modi said, “Terrorism is now limited to a small region of Jammu and Kashmir.”(PTI)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: PM Modi focuses on security, terror in Varanasi

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By Sudhir Kumar
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 07:47 AM IST
The prime minister, who files his nomination papers on Friday, raked up the issue of the recent terror attack in Sri Lanka, which killed at least 250 people, and said those who died had everything, but everything was taken away in one incident.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking re-nomination from Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency, will file his nomination papers on April 26.(ANI Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking re-nomination from Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency, will file his nomination papers on April 26.(ANI Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: PM Narendra Modi’s Kashi road show on April 25, to file nomination papers next day

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2019 09:10 AM IST
Voting in parliamentary seats in eastern UP is scheduled in the sixth and the seventh phase falling on May 12 and May 19 respectively.
Devotees and visitors, too, try their hand in adding to the musical ambience at the world’s largest religious congregation.(PTI)
Devotees and visitors, too, try their hand in adding to the musical ambience at the world’s largest religious congregation.(PTI)

Kumbh mela 2019: World’s largest religious congregation a blend of music, devotion

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Anupam Srivastava
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2019 07:24 AM IST
The 2019 Kumbh has also come as a boon for local artists, whose devotional music for the eight-week-long festival have become instant hits online.
The ancient holy city of Kashi has changed in the last four years to record new milestones of development under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath said on Tuesday.(ANI)
The ancient holy city of Kashi has changed in the last four years to record new milestones of development under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath said on Tuesday.(ANI)

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019: Kashi represents India’s tradition and modernity, says Yogi Adityanath

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2019 01:14 PM IST
Yogi Adityanath thanked PM Modi for giving his permission and guidance to hold the Indian diaspora conclave to be held in the temple town as he pointed out the importance of Varanasi
The Varanasi district administration has arranged for 450 Saraswati cottages, 120 Triveni cottages and 50 Kashi villas in the tent city for the guests. As many as 100 NRIs will stay in 50 Kashi villas. The cottages are equipped with all facilities.(Rajesh Kumar/HT Photo)
The Varanasi district administration has arranged for 450 Saraswati cottages, 120 Triveni cottages and 50 Kashi villas in the tent city for the guests. As many as 100 NRIs will stay in 50 Kashi villas. The cottages are equipped with all facilities.(Rajesh Kumar/HT Photo)

From Kashi with love: Banarasis to make NRI guests feel at home for Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By Sudhir Kumar
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2019 05:39 PM IST
The maximum number of 432 NRIs from Malaysia will attend the convention. Likewise, 375 NRIs will come from the UAE, 340 from Mauritius, 187 from the United States, 134 from Qatar and 109 guests from Oman.
Be it the ghats -- the steps that lead to the banks of the Ganga -- road dividers, streets or walls, red splotches left by paan eaters can be found in the entire city of how many people .(Shankar Narayan/HT File PHOTO)
Be it the ghats -- the steps that lead to the banks of the Ganga -- road dividers, streets or walls, red splotches left by paan eaters can be found in the entire city of how many people .(Shankar Narayan/HT File PHOTO)

In PM’s Kashi, paan-demic problem stains cleanliness mission

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By Sudhir Kumar
PUBLISHED ON JAN 16, 2019 07:20 AM IST
Varanasi district magistrate Surendra Singh has now made an appeal to paan lovers not to spit in the open and deface the city.
Gulls fly above River Ganga in Allahabad. Prime minister Narendra Modi, who his visiting his parliamentary constituency Varanasi, said under his government, steps to clean the river were showing results and pollutions level had declined in the river (File Photo)(PTI)
Gulls fly above River Ganga in Allahabad. Prime minister Narendra Modi, who his visiting his parliamentary constituency Varanasi, said under his government, steps to clean the river were showing results and pollutions level had declined in the river (File Photo)(PTI)

‘Clean intention needed’: PM Modi raps earlier governments for not cleaning Ganga

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 29, 2018 10:14 PM IST
Citing a recent report on pollution in the Ganga, PM Modi said that there has been a drop in pollution levels and aquatic animals including fish have started returning to the river.
A view of preparations ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to inaugurate the first multi-modal terminal on River Ganga on November 12, in Varanasi.(PTI)
A view of preparations ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to inaugurate the first multi-modal terminal on River Ganga on November 12, in Varanasi.(PTI)

PM Modi to launch 2 highway projects in Varanasi tomorrow

Varanasi | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON NOV 11, 2018 12:10 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said he will be visiting Varanasi on Monday to inaugurate development projects that will have a transformative impact on the city and Uttar Pradesh.
The UP Pravasi Divas will be held on the first day on January 21, the same day on which the youth component of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is slated to be organised.(HT File)
The UP Pravasi Divas will be held on the first day on January 21, the same day on which the youth component of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is slated to be organised.(HT File)

Adityanath govt hopes NRI convention in Kashi will help attract investment

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Umesh Raghuvanshi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 05, 2018 03:58 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh is the partner­state in the pbd convention that the ministry for external affairs is organising in Kashi.
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