Railways announces 300 special trains to Bihar for Chhath

Railways on Monday said it will run 300 special trains from different parts of the country to Bihar for devotees who want to attend the 'Chhath festival' later this month.

Will organise Poorvanchali fest if voted to power: BJP

Delhi BJP on Wednesday announced that if voted to power, it will organise a `Poorvanchal Mahotsav` to coincide with `Chhath Puja` here.

BJP urges Lt Governor to ensure safety at water bodies for Chhath

BJP on Monday urged Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung to direct the city government to make necessary safety arrangements at water bodies and, especially, the ghats along Yamuna river for Chhath Puja to avoid a repeat of a tragedy as was witnessed for Ganesh Chaturthi immersions.

I bow before Bihar`s determination: Narendra Modi

Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday met the family members of Patna serial blast victims and thanked the people of Bihar for maintaining peace.

Maha says no to `chhath puja` at Juhu beach; HC to take call

Maharashtra government has informed the Bombay High Court that it had refused permission to a cultural organisation to use Juhu beach here for organising "chhath" celebrations.

Shotgun`s actress wife Poonam performs Chhath

With actor-politician husband Shatrughan Sinha still recuperating from a major heart surgery, his actress wife Poonam Sinha performed Chhath for the well being of the family and the people.

Chhath Puja: BJP, Cong leaders visit Chhat Ghats to woo Poorvanchalis

BJP and Congress leaders including CM Sheila Dikshit and her ministerial colleagues joined Chhath puja celebrations and visited various ghats in an effort to woo around 40 lakh Poorvanchali people.

At least 14 killed in stampede in Patna during Chhath puja

In a tragic incident, at least 14 people are reported to have died when a makeshift bridge collapsed during the Chhath festivities in Patna.

Manoj Bajpayee wishes Happy Chhath Puja to all!

As India celebrates the festival of Chhath today to mark the end of Diwali festivities, Bollywood too has joined the celebrations with much enthusiasm!

Nitish Kumar wishes people on Chhath

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has greeted people across India on the auspicious occasion of Chhath Puja, a major festival primarily celebrated in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh

Ghats spruced up for Chhath Puja in Bihar

The four-day Chhath festival began in Bihar yesterday with lakhs of devotees taking holy dip in ponds and rivers.

Four-day Chhath festival begins in Bihar

Chhath, celebrated five days after Diwali, is dedicated
to the Sun God and is one of the most popular festivals of

Politics simmers over Chhath Puja festival

Amidst the politics brewing over the festival of Chhath Puja, some miscreants have torn off the posters of Congress MP Sajay Nirupam in Kandiwali.

Chhat: NR special trains to make 74 trips

To clear extra rush of passengers travelling to Uttar Pradesh and Bihar for Chhath Pooja, the railways will run 74 special trains.

Lakhs of devotees observe Chhath puja in Bihar

Lakhs of devotees on Friday thronged
rivers, water reservoirs, canals and ponds across Bihar to
celebrate Chhath Puja.

Yamuna banks in Delhi ready for Chhath Puja

Nearly 50 lakh people from Bihar, eastern Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand prepare for the rituals of Chhath puja on Friday to worship the sun god.

Poorvanchalis in the city get ready to celebrate Chhath

Around 400 ghats are being
readied across the city for Saturday’s Chhath Puja, the
biggest festival of the 40-lakh-strong Poorvanchali population