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Mountaineer denied entry into Mahakal temple for not following dress code: Shrine official

December 26, 2017 11:55 pm

Sinha, a former national-level volleyball player, had on Monday said she felt "greater pain" while visiting the temple than climbing Mount Everest, the world's highest peak at 8,844 metres.

Only RO purified water can be offered to Shivling at Ujjain's Mahakal temple

October 27, 2017 5:15 pm

Earlier, after a petition was filed by petitioner Sarika Guru of Ujjain, the Supreme Court had sent teams from the Geological Survey of India (GSI) and Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to investigate the erosion.

Experts: Limit offerings to save Mahakaleshwar temple Shivling in Ujjain

September 28, 2017 4:22 am

The committee, comprising officials of Archaeological Survey of India and Geological Survey of India, visited the temple on September 7 at the Supreme Court’s direction to look into whether the Shivling has shrunk.

RSS leader Kundan Chandrawat's hate speech: No arrest; shows our complacency as a people

March 05, 2017 9:16 am

Chandrawat: "We sent 2000 to the graveyard". It's been over 24 hours since the RSS leader made the disconcerting claim regarding the Muslim deaths in the Godhra riots. Chandrawat however, hasn't been arrested, yet.

Sant detained with black buck near Ujjain

May 25, 2016 1:34 am

"At the moment, we have arrested the driver and seized the black buck. We are also questioning the sant,'' said SDO (Badwaha) M S Dabar.

Simhastha Kumbh Mela begins in Ujjain today

April 22, 2016 11:49 am

Ujjain is fully geared up to host the mela, during which over five crore people, including seers, are expected to visit the city, with Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan saying it will be a "Green Simhastha".

3000 artists to perform in National Cultural Festival at Kumbh

April 22, 2016 11:24 am

Classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj will perform on the inaugural day on Saturday at the festival which will witness classical and light music, folk dances, kavi sammelan, plays, rangoli, art workshops, among other events.

No takers for ID check rule in Ujjain on first day of Navratri

September 26, 2014 2:15 am

Several durga idols were still being installed late into the night.

17 die in fire at cracker factory in MP; owner arrested

May 04, 2014 7:46 pm

The death toll at Ujjain's cracker factory has reached 17.

It's all out poster war in Ujjain

April 24, 2014 6:20 am

Huge hoardings, some of them bordering on defamatory, dominate the skyline of this temple town.


Simhastha Kumbh Mela: Over 5 crore people expected in Ujjain

April 22, 2016 5:04 pm

Devotees took holy dip in River Shipra a day before beginning of Kumbh Mela in Ujjain.