Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 15:19
Braving subzero temperatures, scores of Indian Americans, some even driving a few hundred miles, gathered on the banks of the historic Potomac river in the suburb of the US capital.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 23:28
At least seven persons, including two youngsters, drowned in different rivers during morning arghya (offering) on the occasion of Chhath on Saturday in Bihar, police said.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 12:17
The four-day-long Chhath festival came to an end with devotees offering `arghya` before sunrise at the bank of Ganga and other places amid tight security.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 15:19
Politicians in Bihar, including Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and former union minister Ram Vilas Paswan, are busy invoking the sun god in their homes as they celebrate Chhath puja.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 14:52
Haryana has released 300 cusecs of water to Delhi for the Chhath festival being celebrated in the capital by over 30 lakh migrants from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, authorities said.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 13:41
Former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad will not observe Chhath puja in jail, officials said.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 13:26
Airports, railway stations and bus terminuses have been packed with milling crowds as hundreds of thousands of migrants from Bihar.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 00:55
Delhi BJP on Wednesday announced that if voted to power, it will organise a `Poorvanchal Mahotsav` to coincide with `Chhath Puja` here.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 00:09
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday supervised arrangements for Chhath festival and directed officials to ensure safety and cleanliness of ghats for the devotees.
Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 20:27
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.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 17:24
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.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 20:03
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.
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