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  • Shirdi Saibaba temple gets over Rs 4.10 crore donation in 3 days October 5, 2014

    Shirdi: Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust has received donations worth over Rs 4.10 crore, including cash and jewellery in the last three days, officer bearers of the Trust said. "As many as 1.70 lakh devotees from different parts of the country visited the shrine to take 'darshan' of Saibaba in the...
  • Hearing against Shankaracharya for remarks against Saibaba in Bihar court July 9, 2014

    Muzaffarpur: Hearing against Dwarka seer Shankaracharya Swaroopananda Saraswati for his remarks against Saibaba is scheduled to come up in a Bihar court on Wednesday. After Shankaracharya Swaroopanand Saraswati had said that Hindus should not worship Shirdi Sai Baba along with other Hindu gods, the Sai temple in Lucknow filed a...
  • Suspended DU professor GN Saibaba's family will not be evicted: DU July 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi University (DU) on Saturday assured a court here that family members of its suspended professor G N Saibaba, arrested for his alleged Maoist links, will not be evicted from their residence provided by DU. "He (DU's counsel) is assuring orally that he will inform the authorities about the...
  • Saibaba devotee moves court against Dwarka Peeth seer June 24, 2014

    A complaint was on Tuesday filed in a local court against the Shankaracharya of Dwaraka Peeth Swaroopananda Saraswati for his alleged remarks against Saibaba of Shirdi. The complaint was filed by a law student, Abhishek Bhargava (23) before the judicial magistrate first class (JMFC), Dilip Gupta. "The court has posted the matter...
  • Naxals planning retaliatory action against arrest of DU professor, Home Ministry alerts Maoisthit states May 15, 2014

    The top leadership of the Naxals have directed the cadres to carry out attacks on security forces as a retaliatory action against the arrest of Delhi University professor GN Saibaba for his alleged Maoist links, the Home Ministry has said. In an advisory to nine Naxalaffected states, the Home Ministry said...
  • Chhattisgarh Police to question DU professor arrested for Naxal links May 10, 2014

    Chhattisgarh police will also interrogate the Delhi University professor G N Saibaba, arrested by the Gadchiroli police of Maharashtra on the charge of having links with the Naxals, a senior official said today. Deputy Inspector General of Police Deepanshu Kabra told PTI that a team would be sent to Gadchiroli soon...
  • DU professor arrested on charges of working for banned Naxal organisation May 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi University professor G Saibaba was arrested by the antiNaxal squad of Maharashtra Police on charges of working covertly for banned Naxal organisations. The move sparked protests against the arrest of the differentlyabled professor of the prestigious varsity. The driver of the professor recounts the arrest. Deepak said, "They...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 9, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Kejriwal's show of strength takes to the streets of Varanasi May 9, 2014

    After BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's grand roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday, it is his competitor Arvind Kejriwal who is all set to hit the streets of the temple town on Friday. Kejriwal's roadshow is likely to begin around 3 pm from the main gate of Benaras Hindu University. ...
  • DU professor arrested by Maharashtra Police for alleged links with Naxals May 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Maharashtra antiNaxal unit on Friday arrested the disabled Delhi University professor GN Saibaba for his alleged links with Naxals. The operation was carried out by the special cell of the Maharashtra Police. AntiNaxal operations, DIG, Ravindra Kadam said, "We are trying to bring professor Saibaba to Gadchiroli as soon as...
  • Candidates in Shirdi invoke Saibaba's name to woo voters April 16, 2014

    The candidates in this constituency, known as home of Shirdi Sai Baba, are wooing the voters in the name of the popular guru, assuring better infrastructure and top class facilities for devotees ahead of his death centenary in 2018. Saibaba, who lived and preached in Shirdi and surrounding areas during the...
  • Binny to fast if AAP does not fulfill assurances to people January 19, 2014

    Disgruntled AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny on Sunday met antigraft activist Anna Hazare at Ralegan Siddhi and discussed about the style of functioning of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and the party. "I visited Anna today and apprised him of the situation and the party's changing stance (on promises made by...
  • Former SP leader Jaya Prada slams Akhilesh government over Saifai festival January 10, 2014

    Actressturnedpolitician Jaya Prada on Friday hit out at the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over the controversial Saifai Mahotsav. Speaking to reporters in Shirdi after visiting the Saibaba shrine, Jaya Prada, a former Samajwadi Party leader, said that while common people were suffering under the intense cold spell in the...
  • Delhi Univ Professor again questioned over alleged links with Maoists January 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Professor G Saibaba, an English professor with the Delhi University, is once again being questioned by the Maharashtra police. According to reports he is being questioned about his alleged links with the banned Maoists. This is not the first time he has been questione for his alleged links...
  • FTP: DU Prof Saibaba Raided: Are Left sympathisers being branded as Naxals? September 19, 2013

    Is GN Saibaba, the wheelchair-bound professor of English in one of the country's premier university, the new face of Naxalism? The Maharashtra Police raided the home of Delhi University professor Saibaba last week, alleging that he is an active member of the banned CPI-Maoist. ...
  • DU professor Saibaba is Maoist leader: Police September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Is GN Saibaba, the wheelchair-bound professor of English in one of the country's premier university, the new face of Naxalism? Last week, the Maharashtra Police raided the home of Delhi University professor GN Saibaba, alleging that he is an active member of the banned CPI-Maoist. Police officials claimed Saibaba...
  • House of disabled DU professor raided for 'storing stolen property' September 13, 2013

    A joint team of Maharashtra and Delhi police on Thursday raided the house of a disabled DU professor for allegedly using the residence to store stolen property, police said. The residence of Delhi University English professor G N Saibaba, teaching at Ram Lal Anand College, was raided by a team of...
  • Shirdi Saibaba temple earned Rs 1,441 cr in last 5 years May 15, 2013

    Shirdi: Saibaba Sansthan trust has recorded Rs 1,441 crore income in the last five years, with 22 per cent higher donations received every year, Sansthan's executive officer Kishor More said on Wednesday. The trust has spent Rs 828 crore on various beneficial works for devotees, including Rs 160 crore on...
  • Shirdi: Saibaba temple trust received donations worth Rs 305 cr April 27, 2013

    Shirdi: The Saibaba temple trust in Shirdi received Rs 305.39 crore in donations last fiscal, an increase of about Rs 30 crore over the previous year, a trust official said. The cash collection in the donation boxes in the temple was Rs 176 crore in 201213. Of the Rs 305.39 crore...
  • Shirdi temple earns Rs 3.9 cr during Ram Navami April 4, 2012

    Shirdi: The Shri Saibaba Samadhi temple has received Rs 3.9 crore in the form of cash donations during the Ram Navami festival that was celebrated last week, sources said in Shirdi. The devotees also donated 696 grams of gold and three kilograms of silver ornaments during the festival. The temple trust...
  • Shirdi trust: HC stays appointment of new board March 30, 2012

    Aurangabad: In an embarrassment for Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court on Friday ordered interim stay on appointment of members to the newlyconstituted board of Shri Saibaba Sansthan (trust), which governs the famous shrine of Saibaba at Shirdi. Hearing a petition which challenged the appointment of members of ruling parties ...
  • Shirdi Saibaba Trust board reconstituted March 28, 2012

    Shirdi: The Maharashtra government has reappointed former Congress MLA Jayant Sasane as the chairman of Shirdi Saibaba Trust, which was recently disbanded by the Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court. Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan last night released a list of 15 members in the wake of the HC's directives...
  • Bombay HC orders dismissal of Shirdi trust March 13, 2012

    Mumbai: The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court has ordered the dismissal of the Saibaba Sansthan Trust, Shirdi. The court while passing the order on Tuesday instructed Shirdi collector to overlook the formation of a new committee within 15 days. The court's decision came on a PIL filed by Bharatiya...
  • 'Sai Ratna' award for Sachin Tendulkar April 4, 2011

    Mumbai: Iconic batsman Sachin Tendulkar will be the first recipient of the 'Sai Ratna' award instituted by the famous Saibaba temple trust at Shirdi in Maharashtra. "Members of the Sai Sansthan met on Monday and it was unanimously decided to confer the Sai Ratna award on...