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SHOCKING PHOTOS: The FILTHY Maha Kumbh 'after party'

On the eve of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's lecture on the so-called success of the Maha Kumbh Mela to a gathering at Harvard, Avikal Somvanshi visits the Sangam at Allahabad to......

Harvard invites Akhilesh to share Maha Kumbh management

After Uttar Pradesh played host to world's largest religious congregation during Mahakumbh in Allahabad, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Minister Mohammad Azam Khan have been invited by the......

Dip of faith: 'You become part of a very large humanity'

'Suddenly you become part of a very large humanity.' Bathing in the Ganga at the Maha Kumbh Mela left a lasting impression on Harvard investigators, finds Arthur J Pais. Tarun Khanna, the Jorge......

Inside the ultimate pop-up mega city

Every 12 years comes a mystical, mind-boggling phenomenon. It is the Maha Kumbh Mela. Harvard experts map the exotic and the mundane at the spectacle. Arthur J Pais reports With high-powered......

Devotees take holy dip at Maha Kumbh on 'Magh Purnima'

Thousands of devotees on Monday plunged into the river Ganges at the ongoing Kumbh Mela, on the occasion of ' Magh Purnima'. During this day, elated Hindu monks and pilgrims take holy dip in Ganges......

Religion meets business at Kumbh

With nearly 120 million devotees expected to visit Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh over next two months for a holy dip at the Sangam, the Maha Kumbh mela is being billed as the largest congregation on......

Ganga Dham: The world's first spiritual theme park

The tree-lined streets of Bombay suburb Juhu is Bollywood country, home to many of India's cultural glitterati. Big homes are the norm. Shiv Sagar, the grandson of a fabled Indian film producer and......

Poonam Pandey takes a dip at the Kumbh Mela

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Starlet Poonam Pandey paid a visit to the ongoing Kumbh Mela, and took a dip in the holy Sangam water and sought......

Bollywood celebrates Pongal and Makar Sankranti!

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Bollywood stars turned to Twitter and tweeted their wishes for Pongal and Makar Sankranti. Here's what they said:......

'Haasil' is not for everybody

There are a few questions you need to ask yourself before watching Tigmanshu Dhulia's Haasil. Are you prepared to watch three hours of dirty politics? Can you stomach a series of what seem like......
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Dulhey RAJA
Q. What is NASIK famous for?
Dulhey RAJA:  A.  more

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Q. how many of you attended maha kumbh mela
Santonu Borpuzari:  A. it's angoor, angoori wines and press...iske alawa Maha Kumbh ka mela..... more

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Q. Another tragedy has happened at the Maha Kumbh mela, when will our government learn from their mistakes?
Dharamender Nebhnani:  A. i cudnt..........:-( more

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anil garg
Q. so we can be clear of the fact :The Maha Kumbh Mela is held every three years in each of four different locations, returning to each of four places every twelve years. An Ardh (half) Mela (festival) takes place six years after the Maha Kumbh in each location.
Anil Garg:  A. it is not Govt.fault.They can not inspect each and every tent.But yes laws should be strong enough to punish the guilty more

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manasi bhadouria
Q. Why is Maha Kumbh held after 12 year ?
Manasi Bhadouria:  A. Thanks for the information dear more

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  Web results for Maha Kumbh Mela
Probe blames railways for stampede

The stampede at the Allahabad railway station during the Maha Kumbh Mela last year was apparently a result of poor crowd management by the railway... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/probe-blames-railways-stampede-514
And remind me again why Independence Day is a dry day?

I know. I know. To celebrate 15th August, you don't need to tipple. In fact, as my grandmum, a non-Gandhian teetotaler, would point out quite... ...

http://blogs.economictimes.indiatimes.com/Undertheinfluence/entry/and-remind-me-again-why-independence-day-is-a-dry-day
UPSRTC schemes to attract tourists a flop

Allahabad: 'Tourist Pass' and 'Tourist Bus' -- the two ambitious schemes initiated by the (UPSRTC) about four years ago to attract foreign and... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/allahabad/UPSRTC-schemes-to-attract-tourists-a-flop/articleshow/39961802.cms
Ukhand calamity hits Agra tourism

Summary The number of foreign tourists dipped from 13.43 lakh in 2012 to 12.35 lakh in 2013 Last year's catastrophic flashfloods in... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/lucknow/ukhand-calamity-hits-agra-tourism/
Govt to expedite citizenship pleas of Hindu, Sindhi refugees

Summary Government is working on plans to grant citizenship status to around 500 Hindus from Sindh region. The government is planning to... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/govt-to-expedite-citizenship-pleas-of-hindu-sindhi-refugees/

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