Articles about Alok Kumar

President Kovind donates Rs. 5L for Ayodhya Ram Mandir construction

15 Jan 2021

India
President Kovind donates Rs. 5L for Ayodhya Ram Mandir construction

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday donated an amount of Rs. 5,00,100 in his personal capacity toward the construction of the grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.

VHP to start fund-raising drive in Karnataka for Ram temple

22 Dec 2020

India
VHP to start fund-raising drive in Karnataka for Ram temple

The Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) will rope in over five lakh volunteers to start a door-to-door fundraising drive in Karnataka from January 15 to February 27, 2021, to build a grand Sri Ram Temple in Ayodhya, the outfit's international working president Alok Kumar said on Tuesday.

How were Delhi riots planned? Police explains alleged conspirators' role

22 Sep 2020

India
How were Delhi riots planned? Police explains alleged conspirators' role

In its charge-sheet related to Delhi riots, that broke out in February 2020, the Delhi Police claimed that seeds for the violence were sowed after the results of the 2019 general elections were declared and that the conspirators wanted to topple an elected government.

LK Advani, MM Joshi to attend Ayodhya ceremony via videoconferencing

02 Aug 2020

India
LK Advani, MM Joshi to attend Ayodhya ceremony via videoconferencing

Ahead of the August 5 ground-breaking ceremony for a temple at the once-disputed site in Ayodhya, two veteran leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are reportedly going to skip the in-person event.

Delhi: Bullets fired at journalist, eggs thrown at car

23 Jun 2019

India
Delhi: Bullets fired at journalist, eggs thrown at car

In yet another incident which shows crimes in Delhi have increased rapidly, a journalist was attacked by gunmen late on Saturday night.

#RoadSafetyWeek2019: Delhi traffic cop shows mirror to helmet-less drivers

11 Feb 2019

Delhi
#RoadSafetyWeek2019: Delhi traffic cop shows mirror to helmet-less drivers

National Road Safety Week was observed countrywide last week from February 4-10.

DND flyover shut due to farmers' protest, Delhi-Noida traffic suffers

01 Feb 2019

Delhi
DND flyover shut due to farmers' protest, Delhi-Noida traffic suffers

The DND flyover which connects Delhi and Noida was shut on Friday after a group of farmers came out on streets to protest, claimed multiple reports.

Get real-time traffic updates from Delhi Police's Facebook Live feed

24 Jan 2019

Delhi
Get real-time traffic updates from Delhi Police's Facebook Live feed

The next worse thing after Delhi's pollution is the traffic congestion, which makes commuting really difficult.

Another push for Ram Mandir: VHP organizes mega-rally in Delhi

09 Dec 2018

India
Another push for Ram Mandir: VHP organizes mega-rally in Delhi

In what qualifies as yet another push for early construction of Ram Mandir at the disputed site of Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Sunday organized a rally in New Delhi.

Delhi traffic-police creates green corridors to help 2 critically-ill patients

30 Nov 2018

India
Delhi traffic-police creates green corridors to help 2 critically-ill patients

The Delhi Traffic Police provided special 'green corridors' to shift two critically-ill elderly patients to hospitals from the airport, police said yesterday.

#AtalJiForever: 5L to attend his funeral, last rites' details here

17 Aug 2018

Politics
#AtalJiForever: 5L to attend his funeral, last rites' details here

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on Thursday at 5 PM after getting treatment at AIIMS for around nine weeks.

Burari: Final autopsy rules out foul play,confirms death by hanging

13 Jul 2018

India
Burari: Final autopsy rules out foul play,confirms death by hanging

More than 10 days after the Burari deaths, police confirmed yesterday that all 11 people died by hanging.

Delhi: 2 arrested for involvement in over 200 ATM fraud-cases

11 Jul 2018

India
Delhi: 2 arrested for involvement in over 200 ATM fraud-cases

Two men, allegedly involved in more than 200 ATM fraud cases, have been arrested, police said. With their arrest, the police claimed to have solved 15 ATM fraud cases in Delhi.

Fraudsters, led by former-air-hostess, dupe youths of lakhs promising railway-jobs

01 Jul 2018

India
Fraudsters, led by former-air-hostess, dupe youths of lakhs promising railway-jobs

A team of youths thought they had jobs at the Indian Railways, but when they visited the office to get their confirmation letters, all hell broke loose.

VHP targets Salman's 'Loveratri', says it distorts Navratri's name

23 May 2018

Entertainment
VHP targets Salman's 'Loveratri', says it distorts Navratri's name

'Loveratri', which marks the Bollywood debut of Salman Khan's brother-in-law Aayush Sharma and Warina Hussain, has landed in trouble, months before its scheduled release date.

'Stop drama of eating with Dalits': Mohan Bhagwat tells BJP-leaders

04 May 2018

Politics
'Stop drama of eating with Dalits': Mohan Bhagwat tells BJP-leaders

RSS supremo Mohan Bhagwat advised BJP leaders to stop doing 'drama' of eating meals at Dalits' homes, and instead invite them to their houses, reported TOI.

Pravin Togadia quits VHP; VS Kokje elected new party president

15 Apr 2018

Politics
Pravin Togadia quits VHP; VS Kokje elected new party president

Vishwa Hindu Parishad veteran Pravin Togadia quit the outfit on Saturday after his nominee Raghav Reddy lost the party's presidential election, held for the first time since it was founded in 1964.

Delhi: Three men carrying 160 kg cannabis arrested

04 Apr 2018

India
Delhi: Three men carrying 160 kg cannabis arrested

Delhi Police has arrested three men from Anand Vihar ISBT, who were carrying 160 kg of cannabis to supply it to drug peddlers in the national capital.

New York: BJANA celebrates Bihar Diwas at Indian Consulate

23 Mar 2018

India
New York: BJANA celebrates Bihar Diwas at Indian Consulate

The Bihar Jharkhand Association of North America (BJANA) commemorated "Bihar Diwas" at the Indian Consulate in New York last week to mark the 106th anniversary of the formation of the Indian state.

UIDAI lodges FIR against The Tribune for Aadhaar report

07 Jan 2018

India
UIDAI lodges FIR against The Tribune for Aadhaar report

According to an Indian Express report, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has lodged an FIR against The Tribune newspaper and one of its journalists over a report which alleges that Aadhaar numbers are anonymously sold over WhatsApp.

UP newlyweds will now get condoms from government as 'shagun'

06 Jul 2017

India
UP newlyweds will now get condoms from government as 'shagun'

In a unique move, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to gift condoms as 'shagun' to newlyweds in the state.