Friday, Jan 27, 2023

old city


Rare overlap of holy days shows Jerusalem’s promise and problems

April 18, 2022 3:15 pm

For the first time since 1991, Passover, Easter and Ramadan were about to occur all at once — intensifying the religious synergies and tensions that have defined Jerusalem for millenniums.

Woman found ‘murdered’ in Ahmedabad Old City area, probe begins

September 02, 2021 1:40 am

Police said Hasumati Solanki was found dead in her house on Tuesday night with head injuries and burns on her body from a chemical/acid attack.

Lucknow trader, worker shot in shop outside police outpost

October 31, 2014 4:45 am

The protest was called off after traders were assured that the culprits would be arrested in the next 48 hours.

60mm rain brings city to a standstill

August 07, 2013 12:06 am

Only 60mm rainfall,and residents of Ludhiana were seen battling against waterlogged roads,power failure,problematic landline connections and uprooted trees throughout the day in various parts of the city on Tuesday

43 held for sectarian clashes in Old City

August 04, 2013 2:54 am

Forty-three people were arrested in connection with the incidents of firing,stone-pelting and arson in the old city area during a clash between two sects of a community that started Wednesday morning

Sectarian clashes continue in old city

August 03, 2013 4:09 am

Despite deployment of a heavy police force,about a dozen persons were injured in clashes that took place in the old city area between two sects of a community after Friday prayers.


May 03, 2010 2:02 am

The walk down the memory lane expression couldn’t hold truer than the experience of the motley that gathered at Tile Wali Masjid in Old City for Lucknow Heritage Walk that was inaugurated on Sunday by Tourism Minister Vinod Singh.

Saffron and green flags,some politics in between

March 31, 2010 12:05 am

Saffron is suddenly a dominant colour in Hyderabad. Over the past week,much of the city has been adorned with flags of the colour in the run up to Hanuman Jayanthi festivities as the BJP....