With 12 new cases of coronavirus being reported on Tuesday, the district authorities in Varanasi have announced a complete lockdown in the city on Wednesday.
With 12 new coronavirus cases reported on Tuesday, Varanasi has now recorded 49 infections
Seven police personnel have tested positive for coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi who have been deployed near Sigra police station. Out of the 7 cops who have been infected with COVID-19, 1 is a sub-inspector, 3 are head constables and 3 are constables.
The Congress leader has been fined for riding a two-wheeler without helmet and booked under the Disaster Management Act
Coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh: The tests of a 55-year-old resident of Varanasi, who had died on April 3 have tested positive for coronavirus. The patient had died at the Sir Sundar Lal hospital in BHU due to lung infection.
'O Corona Kal Aana' posters are inspired by 2018 film Stree starring Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha Kapoor.
Sara Ali Khan was in Varanasi on Monday where she attended the famous Ganga Arti and took a boat ride along the ghats in the city.
Pet dogs in Varanasi will be issued unique ID tags, giving information on the animal's name, breed, age and owners name and address. This initiative will help the local body to identify strays in the city and thus prevent dog-bite cases.
PM Modi, who was on a day visit to his Lok Sabha constituency on Sunday, Feb 16, met Mangal Kewat, a rickshaw puller who had invited the Prime Minister to his daughter's wedding. Kewat lives in the village which has been adopted by PM Modi.
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has tweeted a photo of Preamble of the Constitution tagging Prime Ministers' Office (PMO) after reports surfaced that a seat (berth) in newly launched India's 3rd private train Kashi Mahakal Express has been dedicated to Lord Shiva.
IRCTC's third private train Kashi Mahakal express was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. The train will run between Varanasi and Indore thrice a week.
PM Modi flagged off Kashi-Mahakal Express, IRCTC's third private fully air-conditioned superfast train today. The train will connect three places -- Jyotirlinga - Omkareshwar and Mahakaleshwar and Kashi Vishwanath, other places.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a two-day visit to Varanasi today during which he will inaugurate over 30 projects, including a 430-bed super-specialty government hospital.
PM Modi will dedicate to the nation the Deendayal Upadhyaya memorial centre and will inaugurate his statue, the tallest statue of the Hindutva icon in the country. The statue has been built by over two hundred artisans who worked day and night for the structure.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sent a letter to a rickshaw puller, who is from Varanasi. Mangal Kevat is a staunch devotee of Ganga River and spends a part of his earnings in offering prayers to the river
PM Narendra Modi who has been invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Delhi-CM designate Arvind Kejriwal at the capital's Ramlila Maidan on Sunday. However, as per reports, the Prime Minister will not be in Delhi, as he has to attend events in his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi.
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday said 14th century saint Ravidas dreamt of a society where there is no discrimination on the basis of caste and religion, and that everyone should work towards fulfilling it.
A lawyer committed suicide on Thursday by jumping off the ninth floor of an under-construction building in the district court premises.
A senior AI official said the flight could not take off with the rat since it could have nibbled away at some wire, causing technical snag during the flight. Engineers were later called in from Delhi and renewed efforts were made to find the rat.
Those wearing pants, shirts and jeans at Varanasi's Kashi Vishwanath temple will only be able to worship the deity from a distance. They will not be allowed to enter the sanctum.