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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:42:48 GMT

Amarnath yatra a factor in Kashmir deluge, says Swami Agnivesh
New Delhi, Oct 25: Social activist and Hindu religious scholar Swami Agnivesh today said that the prolonged Amarnath yatra had a role in the unprecedented flood that recently hit the Valley. He said the yatra had adversely impacted the fragile ...
Amarnath Yatra played role in Kashmir flood: swami AgniveshKashmir Media Service
Swami Agnivesh Relates Devastating Floods With Amarnath YatraKashmir Life
Amarnath pilgrimage responsible for Kashmir floods, says Hindu scholarKashmir Dispatch

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:06:16 GMT

Don't worry about Kashmir, BJP snubs Hindu scholar over Amarnath claim
Kashmir Dispatch
He doesn't know that floods hit the Valley after Jehlum breached its embankments and it neither flows through Pahalgam nor Baltal (base camps of Amarnath Yatra) and flooding has got nothing to do with the areas from where Amarnath Yatra is conducted,” ...

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:21:04 GMT

Guv distributes over Rs 28 lakh compensation to pony owners
Rising Kashmir
The Governor, who is the Chairman of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB), gave away cheques valuing Rs.28.65 lakh to ponywallahs for the loss of their horses/ponies in accidental deaths during the Amarnath Yatra 2014, an official statement said, adding ...

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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:02:27 GMT

Ahead of polls, Nitish plans 'sampark yatra'
The Hindu
Ahead of the Assembly elections due next year, the former Bihar Chief Minister and ruling party Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar has planned to embark on a 17-day “sampark [contact] yatra” from November 12 to apprise people of how the BJP ...

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:30:29 GMT

Rs.28 lakh paid as compensation to pony owners
Srinagar, Oct 22: Twenty-eight lakh rupees were Wednesday paid to owners of ponies/horses who were “involved in accidental deaths” during the Amarnath Yatra earlier this year, Raj Bhavan said in a statement. “The Governor, who is the Chairman of ...

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:48:41 GMT

Calls on Governor
... educational institutions in J&K. The Governor, who is the Chairman of Shri AmarnathShrine Board, discussed with Dr. Singh the urgent need for installation of highly dependable weather forecast systems for the safe conduct of the annual Amarnath ...
Guv seeks weather forecast system for 'safe yatra'Kashmir Reader

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 13:12:58 GMT


Narendra Modi is not Afzal Khan, Uddhav is no Shivaji
There is this famous incident when Islamic terrorists had threatened to disrupt the Amarnath Yatra. Bal Thackeray had issued a counter-threat saying that the Shiv Sena won't allow the Haj pilgrims to use any port in Mumbai (the ports are an integral ...
Saamana casts doubts on Narendra Modi's mass appealThe Asian Age
Modi is busy addressing rallies in Maha after leaving work in Delhi: Shiv SenaFirstpost

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:52:16 GMT

Pilgrimage sop for disabled
Calcutta Telegraph
The two largest existing pilgrimages funded and monitored by the Centre — Haj and the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra — bar the physically or mentally challenged. The new ... The places listed are: Badrinath, Kedarnath, Puri (Jagannath temple), Dwarka ...

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 00:47:39 GMT

The New Indian Express

Found: Rare Pics from Another Era
The New Indian Express
Prominent among his work were pictures of people on the Amarnath yatra. During his world tour, he took several photographs and mailed the negatives and the prints to his home in Delhi in 1963. On returning, Roy kept waiting for them but they never ...

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 08:15:09 GMT

Maps of important installations recovered from youth
Economic Times
Pal said three bags containing maps of important buildings in India and abroad, passport, ipad, fuse used in making bombs, 11 ATM cards, CDs of Vaishno Devi and Amarnath yatra, pictures of Wagha Border, visiting cards of travel agencies, and two badges ...

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