Jagannath Yatra begins in Nepal

Kathmandu : The annual festival of Jagannath Yatra commenced in Nepali capital, Kathmandu on Saturday with hundreds of devotees singing and dancing on the main roads.
The annual chariot procession organised by the ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness), Nepal has now proved to connect Kathmandu and New Delhi.
"This has helped in promoting the cultural reconciliation and at this point of time these two nations, India and Nepal are interlinked with each other over culture and emotion. It has played the role in further strengthening the relationship between the two nations," Dr Sanjeev, Vice- Chairperson of the ISKCON.
The chariot procession which started from Lainchaur area of Kathmandu toured the inner circle of the capital city with estimated over 5000 devotees.It is the 35th series of Jagannath Yatra that commenced in Nepal. 

Pak to receive USD 2.1 loan from China by March 25

Cash-strapped Pakistan will receive over USD 2 billion loan from its "all-weather" ally China by Monday to provide a boost to its ailing economy, the ...

Ghana: 60 killed in bus collision at Tamale-Kintampo Highway

More than 60 passengers on board died instantly when two public transport buses collided head on in the early hours of Friday March 22, 2019 on the Ta...

Indian man gets eight-year jail in Canada for causing bus crash that killed 16 people

A 30-year-old Indian truck driver in Canada was sentenced to eight years in prison on Friday for causing a bus crash that killed 16 people, mostly mem...

IS caliphate eliminated, says Syrian Democratic Force

Damascus: In a latest development, the Islamic State 'caliphate' was completely eliminated from their last stronghold in eastern Syria, a report said ...