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Modi's appeal to voters in Varanasi

Modi’s appeal to voters in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made an emotional appeal to the people of Varanasi in a video posted on his website, calling himself a ‘Kashi vaasi and outlining his personal and emotional association with Kashi and its people. “It is often said that whosoever come to Kashi even once becomes a part of the

PM Modi visits Varanasi

PM visits Varanasi

PM Modi visits Varanasi: NEW DELHI: PM ends his speech with “Har Har Mahadev”. He also thanked locals and CM Yogi Adityanath for making the corridor a reality. PM Narendra Modi laided a foundation stone of the Kashi Vishwanath corridor in Varanasi. He will also inspect the project site. PM said this Mahashivratri celebrations were

PM Modi French President Yogi Adityanath Varanasi

PM Modi, French President visit Deendayal Hastkala Sankul in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron visited the Deendayal Hastkala Sankul, a trade facilitation center for handicrafts at Bada Lalpur area here on Monday. The two leaders interacted with artisans and viewed a live demonstration of their crafts. President Macron also signed the visitor’s book at the trade facilitation center.  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was also present

Girija Devi

Girija Devi was Queen of Thumri, jewel of Hindustani classical music

Girija Devi: Gifted with a resonating magical voice that captivated the refined listeners of Hindustani classical music for generations, Girija Devi played a key part in popularising and raising the profile of Thumri, that gave her the appellation Thumri Queen.Born on May 8, 1929, in Varanasi, to a zamindar, Ramdeo Rai, Girija Devi began taking

BHU molestation case: Police use lathicharge against protesting students

BHU molestation case: Police use lathicharge against protesting students

The protest of BHU student turned violent when Uttar Pradesh Police on Saturday lathi charged the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) students, who were protesting since three days against alleged molestation of a varsity girl in the campus. It has been reported that the protesting students tried to enter the residence of University Vice Chancellor and

PM lays foundation stone for toilets- Daily Post India

PM lays foundation stone for toilets

PM Narendra Modi laid foundation stone for toilets under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in Shahanshahpur, Uttar Pardesh. He is on two-day visit in Varanasi. Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Minister of State for Rural Development Mahendra Singh and BJP State Unit President Mahendra Nath Pandey were also present during the function. The Prime Minister, who

PM Modi to Host Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Gandhi Nagar

PM Modi to Host Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Gandhi Nagar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Gandhi Nagar next week, reports say. Shinzo Abe will be the second world leader to be visited  the city after Chinese President Xi Jinping. Abe had visited Delhi last in 2015. Since the leader had been to Delhi a number of times, Modi took

PM ‘Missing’ Poster removed by Police overnight: Varanasi

‘PM Missing’ Posters removed by Police overnight: Varanasi

Posters of the PM are being displayed at Varanasi with an urge to find him. PM Modi’s posters show his disappearance at Varanasi. It has not been clear yet that who has pasted the posters on the walls of Varanasi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pictures are seen at every corner across the country. But Posters that

Yuvraj Singh brand YWC to have its first store in Varanasi

Yuvraj Singh brand YWC to have its first store in Varanasi

YWC, the premium sports lifestyle brand by cricketer Yuvraj Singh, has announced the launch of its first brick and mortar standalone store in Varanasi.YWC will also be available through other multi brand outlets in Varanasi, via a shop-in-shop format, the company said. In the online space, the brand is available on Myntra and Jabong besides

Shiv Sena Breathes Fire At Manoj Tiwari For ‘Street-Level’ Performance

Shiv Sena Breathes Fire At Manoj Tiwari For ‘Street-Level’ Performance

The Shiv Sena on Saturday trained its guns on ally BJP’s New Delhi chief Manoj Tiwari for his recent ‘street-level’ performance in Varanasi and gyrating to “an awful Bhojpuri number”. “It was shocking to see Tiwari voluntarily getting down on his knees, singing and gyrating to the crude song ‘Kamariya Kare Lapalap, Lollilop Laagelu’, in

PM Narendra Modi upset with Varanasi adminstration

PM Narendra Modi upset with Varanasi adminstration

For all the Latest news download Daily Post app:- For AndroidFor IOS  Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems to be unhappy with the potholed roads, power outages, waterlogging and various other civic problems that plague Varanasi, his parliamentary constituency.The Prime Minister’s Office on July 12 emailed the district administration and gave it 24 hours to send

65-Year Old French NGO Worker Raped in Varanasi Security Guard Arrested

A security guard of resort in Varanasi has been taken into custody on Thursday for allegedly raping a 65-year-old French national the previous night. According to police, the survivor, trained in classical music, worked for an NGO here that served the needs of differently-abled children and those from the marginalised sections of society.The accused, Omprakash


Varanasi: 70-year-old French woman allegedly raped by guard

A 70-year-old French woman was allegedly raped in Varanasi on Wednesday night by a security guard. The woman had been staying at a lodge near Shooltankehswar ghat along the Ganges for the last 11 months, and had been associated with an NGO in raising awareness among rural women about importance of education and also taught

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PM Narendra Modi in Sri Lanka to attend ‘Vesak Day’ celebrations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took part in a traditional lamp-lighting ceremony at the famous Seema Malaka Temple in Sri Lanka’s Colombo on the eve of the Buddhists’ Vesak Day celebrations. PM Modi said he is grateful to the President, Prime Minister and people of Sri Lanka for extending him the honour to be Chief Guest

Five officials suspended for gross negligence among Varanasi stampede

Five Senior Officials including two Superintendents of Police(SP) suspended by Uttar Pradesh Government on Sunday for the negligence of Varanasi stampede which led 24 lives to death and other 50 injured on Saturday. According to the information, The incident occurred on overcrowded Rajghat bridge near Varanasi border and Chandauli districts when followers of a religious

President condoles stampede deaths in Varanasi

  New Delhi:  President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday expressed grief over the deaths in a stampede in Varanasi. At least 24 persons died and 60 others were injured in a stampede during a religious procession in Varanasi on Saturday. “I am sad to learn about the stampede in Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh in which a

Varanasi stampede: PM expresses grief, announces ex-gratia

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed grief at the loss of lives in a stampede in Varanasi, his Lok Sabha constituency, and announced an ex- gratia of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of those killed. He also directed officials to ensure all possible help is extended to those affected. “Deeply saddened

24 killed, hundreds injured in Varanasi stampede

Varanasi: 24 persons, including women, were killed and hundreds injured in a stampede at a religious gathering in Varanasi on Saturday, police said. The stampede occurred at around 1.30 p.m. at the Rajghat bridge where thousands of people had turned up at a religious congregation organised by disciples of the late spiritual leader Jai Gurudev.

Varanasi, Amritsar, Ajmer figure in 27 smart city list

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi along with holy cities of Amritsar and Ajmer has made it to the list of 27 smart cities announced today. Under the Smart City Mission, the government aims to have 100 smart cities by 2022. Sixty have been chosen so far, including 20 in January

IndiGo announces daily flights from Hyderabad to Port Blair, Varanasi

Hyderabad: IndiGo, the country’s largest and fastest growing carrier, on Sunday announced that it will be introducing new daily flights from Hyderabad to Port Blair and Varanasi from September 30. The daily flight to Port Blair will be via Chennai while it will be a daily non-stop service to Varanasi. Additionally, IndiGo will operate its