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On the path of Buddha and his followers

November 28, 2021 7:40 am

🔴 Sifra Lentin writes: Buddhist pilgrimage centres can help India leverage its soft power

SP a party of ‘pariwarwad’ not ‘samajwad’: PM in Kushinagar

October 21, 2021 2:06 am

The Prime Minister said new road projects will provide easy access to sugar mills for farmers

Explained: Kushinagar, Buddhist pilgrimage town and site of big infra push

October 21, 2021 7:37 am

Among the most important of Buddhist pilgrimages, Kushinagar was where The Buddha attained Mahaparinirvana (ultimate salvation) in c. 483 BC.

Getting to know Kushinagar: Revered Buddhist pilgrimage, one of UP’s poorest districts

October 21, 2021 10:44 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday inaugurated an international airport at Kushinagar in Eastern Uttar Pradesh. Kushinagar is one of the poorest districts in the state in terms of income levels.

PM flags off Kushinagar airport, says will help region's economy

October 21, 2021 4:21 am

Stating that vaccination against Covid-19 will play a significant role in the tourism sector, Modi said fast and wide-scale vaccination in India would develop trust among global tourists and encourage them to visit the country.

PM Modi to inaugurate Kushinagar airport

October 20, 2021 5:00 am

Built at a cost of Rs 260 crore and spread over 3,600 sqm, the airport is crucial for religious tourism as Kushinagar, where Lord Budha attained ‘Mahaparinirvana’, is one of the four prominent Buddhist circuits. The airport will also serve nearby districts of Uttar Pradesh as well as Bihar.

Musahars now enjoying welfare schemes’ benefits: Uttar Pradesh Govt

April 10, 2021 6:26 am

The Yogi Adityanath government claimed previous administrations had ignored the 10,414 Musahar families living in the district’s 138 gram sabhas, causing the community to suffer hunger, malnutrition and various illnesses.

Uttar Pradesh to have 3 international airports with Kushinagar to take off soon

February 24, 2021 2:13 am

As per a statement issued by the state information department, the expansion of air connectivity and regional connectivity had been on the Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's wish list ever since he came to power in Uttar Pradesh.

All lines clear: ‘We thought gates will be built after the accident, but we only got two chains’

February 17, 2019 8:29 am

Nand Kishore, 30, who runs a grocery shop nearby, recalls how 15 days after the accident the chains were installed. “We thought gates will also be built, but that didn’t happen,” he says.

Kushinagar accident: Police say school was unrecognised, driver inexperienced

April 28, 2018 4:19 am

A team of officers from the district administration, basic education department, as well as police, began a detailed inquiry Friday.


PM Modi inaugurates Kushinagar airport, hails UP as land with 'pilgrimages at every step'

October 20, 2021 10:03 pm

The new airport, built at an estimated cost of Rs 260 crore, is part of the government's endeavour to connect Buddhist pilgrimage sites around the world.