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Ice lingam controversy rages despite clean chit
Jammu, Aug 29 (IANS) Controversy refuses to die down over whether the ice Shiv Lingam at the Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir this year was artificial or naturally formed.

Tuesday, August 29, 2006 2:55:12 PM

PM, Sonia worried over Muslim discontent
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Growing discontent among Indian Muslims with the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government over the official responses to the Mumbai train bombings is worrying both Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, say ruling party sources.

Tuesday, August 29, 2006 8:14:58 AM

Mattan priests angry with Amarnath Shrine Board
Jammu, Aug 27 (IANS) The priests of Mattan - a sacred place for Hindus - are angry with the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) and Justice (retd) K.K. Gupta who have accused them of tampering with the Shivalingam (an icon of Lord Shiva) at the cave shrine of Amarnath this year.

Sunday, August 27, 2006 7:50:10 PM

15-day procession in deity's honour from Oct 29
Agra, Aug 27 (IANS) The deity of Sri Navneet Priyaji from Nathdwara in Rajasthan is being brought to Mathura after 350 years.

Sunday, August 27, 2006 6:41:38 PM

Ganesh festival begins in Hyderabad amid security
Hyderabad, Aug 27 (IANS) The 11-day Ganesh festival began in Hyderabad Sunday with fanfare and religious fervour amid tight security arrangements.

Sunday, August 27, 2006 4:38:38 PM

There is nothing anti-Islamic in Vande Mataram (COMMENTARY)
While at Modern School, Barakhamba Road, witnessing the history of Vande Mataram in a ballet on the occasion of the 59th anniversary of India's independence, my body, mind and soul, all in unison vouched that this is the song of the soul of each Indian irrespective of religion, caste, colour, status or creed.

Sunday, August 27, 2006 9:21:37 AM

Ganesh Chaturthi: Monsoon makes artisans richer
Jaipur, Aug 27 (IANS) Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations here Sunday promises to bring a richer profit for artisans as they sell more idols of Lord Ganesh than last year, thanks to a better monsoon.

Sunday, August 27, 2006 8:23:02 AM

Court frames charges against Chandraswami
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday framed charges against self-styled god man Chandraswami in three separate cases registered under the now defunct Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA) in 1996-97.

Saturday, August 26, 2006 9:31:29 PM

Ganesha ushers in the festive season
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) With the 10-long celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi beginning Sunday, the country will usher in a festival season that ends with Dussehra in October.

Saturday, August 26, 2006 5:30:22 PM

'No tampering' in Amarnath Shiv Lingam: probe report
Jammu, Aug 26 (IANS) A probe panel report has found 'no tampering' of the naturally-formed ice Shiv Lingam at the holy Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir.

Saturday, August 26, 2006 3:12:11 PM

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