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State govt moves to scale up infrastructure in Braj region

August 27, 2022 3:23 am

A plan for development of 84 kosi parikrama marga in the Braj has been approved by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) at an estimated cost of Rs 9,000 crore, A 12.8-km long rail line connecting Mathura to Vrindavan has also been proposed.

Bank manager arrested for raping Russian woman in Vrindavan

November 03, 2017 11:45 pm

"The manager of UCO Bank's Vrindavan branch, Mahendra Prasad Singh, has been arrested based on a complaint filed by the woman today," Deputy Superintendent of Police Vijay Shanker Mishra said. The woman has been sent for medical examination.

After 70-year gap, Vrindavan widow found by family

September 28, 2014 1:45 am

Kanaklata was 11 when she was married and widowed six years later. She left for Vrindavan soon after.

A Vrindavan widow replies to Hema: ‘send me to Govinda’

September 27, 2014 10:05 am

Team of 50 widows arrive in Kolkata to celebrate Durga Puja

Letter to the Editor: Tasteless remark

September 27, 2014 12:22 am

Hema Malini, a trained classical dancer, a talented actor, a well-known face of the ruling party, should not have made such tasteless remarks.

The outsiders

September 19, 2014 1:01 am

Hema Malini’s comments on Vrindavan’s widows belie her own journey.

Widows from other states shouldn’t crowd Mathura, says local MP Hema Malini

September 18, 2014 8:15 am

She said there are already 40,000 widows in Vrindavan and there was no room to accommodate more.

State leaders’ déjà vu: BJP concludes two-day meet sans Shah, Rajnath

August 25, 2014 1:09 am

The state executive committee meeting was held after 16 months and for the first time since Shah was appointed the party’s president.

Regression in Vrindavan

August 25, 2014 12:00 am

BJP’s UP talk belies its assertions in Delhi, indicates formalisation of religious polarisation strategy.

Akhilesh lays foundation stone for world’s tallest temple

March 17, 2014 2:09 am

The temple premises will also have a theme park for visitors. Around the temple, the twelve forests of Braj will be recreated.


In Vrindavan, widows too are proud voters

April 24, 2014 4:49 pm

Hundreds of widows residing in Vrindavan exercised their vote in the temple town during the sixth phase of Lok Sabha polls on Thursday.


Shah offers prayers at Banke Bihari Temple

February 08, 2016 2:32 pm

Vrindavan (UP), Feb 08 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Monday offered prayers at Banke Bihari Temple in Vrindavan. Shah paid visit to the city to inaugurate a temple in the holy city of Vrindavan. After the inauguration, he will interact with the BJP party workers.