BCCI planning to reserve October-January window for home series
BCCI planning to reserve October-January window for home series

Aiming to cash in on the festive season in India, the BCCI is planning to reserve the October-January slot only for its big-ticket home series from 2015, a plan which will also help the busy cricketers avoid taxing international tours.

Patna stampede: Bihar govt seeks report on defective lights
Patna stampede: Bihar govt seeks report on defective lights

Bihar government has sought a report from the Patna Municipal Corporation on defective high mast lights suspected to be one of the reasons behind the stampede here that claimed 33 lives on Dusshera day.

Stampede: Bihar BJP seeks President's intervention

A BJP delegation led by senior leaders on Sunday met Bihar governor DY Patil and handed over a memorandum addressed to President Pranab Mukherjee seeking "justice" in the stampede on Dusshera day in which 33 persons, mostly women and children, were killed and several others were injured.

Patna stampede: Bihar govt removes four senior officials including DM
Patna stampede: Bihar govt removes four senior officials including DM

The Bihar government on Sunday removed Patna District Magistrate Manish Kumar Verma, Senior Superintendent of Police Manu Maharaj along with the Divisional Commissioner and DIG of Central range as a fallout of the stampede at Gandhi Maidan which claimed 33 lives and left 29 others injured.​

BJP blames 'administrative lapses' for Patna stampede

BJP on Saturday blamed administrative "lapse" of the Bihar government for the stampede near the historic Gandhi Maidan here on Dusshera festival which claimed 33 lives and left 29 persons injured.

Week-long Kullu Dusshera starts with Lord Raghunath's rath yatra

The week-long Dusshera festival got off to a spectacular start here with the traditional rath yatra of principal deity Lord Raghunathji from Sultanpur Temple to Dhalpur Maidan, even as Dusshera and Navratras festivities concluded in rest of the state.

PM Narendra Modi to attend Dussehra celebrations

PM Narendra Modi will attend Dussehra celebrations at Subhash Ground in New Delhi.

PM extends Dusshera greetings

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended his greetings to the nation on Dusshera.

Shailesh Lodha to do cameo in 'Ajab Gajab...'
Shailesh Lodha to do cameo in 'Ajab Gajab...'

 Shailesh Lodha of 'Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltaa Chashmaah' fame will be seen doing a special cameo in 'Ajab Gajab Ghar Jama'.

Significance of Vijayadashami in East India

The last day of the 10-day-long Durga Puja festival culminates with the immersion of the Durga murti, following a grand procession.

President Pranab Mukherjee greets nation on Dusshera

President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Dusshera festival.

Demons meet fiery end as good triumphs over evil

Towering effigies of 10-headed demon king Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Kumbhakaran marking the triumph of good over evil.

Delhi soaked in festive mood on Dussehra

Delhiites were.soaked in festive mood as they enthusiastically celebrated Dusshera by setting afire `Ravan`.

Delhi`s Durga marquees remain true to green pledge

Green is still the colour of spirituality this year in almost all the 761 Durga-Utsav marquees across Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR).

Ravana to wear pants, shoes this Dusshera

Ten-headed demon king Ravana is set to appear in contemporary attire this year to be burnt down among crackling fireworks on Dusshera later this month in the city.

Orissa CM cancels Dusshera celebrations for floods

Orissa CM Naveen Patnaik sanctioned Rs 150 crore
for construction of cemented concrete roads in 3,000 inundated
villages, official sources said.

Dusshera in Cuttack to be low-key affair

Dusshera in Cuttack city this
year would be a low-key affair with devastating floods ravaging many parts of Orissa.

Bollywood stars wishes fans happy Dusshera

Bollywood stars have wished their fans `Happy Dusshera` on micro-blogging website Twitter.