Festivals

I try to keep myself free during festivals: Amitabh Bachchan

I try to keep myself free during festivals: Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh, who hosts popular game show Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC), greeted soldiers at the Wagah Border in an episode of the show.

Oct 18, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat': As it happened on July 30, 2017

PM Modi on Sunday said that farmers were the primary flood victims and that his government was endeavouring to get them the compensation speedily in case of crop loss through insurance. 

Jul 30, 2017, 11:28 AM IST
Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bihu wishes throng Twitter; look who said what!

Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bihu wishes throng Twitter; look who said what!

On the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti, Pongal and Bihu—celebrities across the country took to Twitter and wished well for their fans. The country celebrates not one but three festivals hailing from respective states in full festive fervour.

Jan 14, 2017, 11:13 AM IST
Paryushan Parva: PM Narendra Modi calls for unity, harmony as Jain festival ends - Read his message

Paryushan Parva: PM Narendra Modi calls for unity, harmony as Jain festival ends - Read his message

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday wished the followers of Jain religion on the last day of 'Paryushan Parva'.

Sep 06, 2016, 13:25 PM IST
Genelia Deshmukh dazzles in gorgeous pastel attire for Eid - View pic

Genelia Deshmukh dazzles in gorgeous pastel attire for Eid - View pic

Check out Genelia's latest pic! 

Jul 08, 2016, 17:16 PM IST

PM Modi calls India a 'festival-driven economy' in 'Mann Ki Baat'

PM Modi starts his 'Mann Ki Baat' by talking over the diversity of religion in the country and the various festivals of all the religions. He also talks about keeping India clean.

Dec 27, 2015, 15:10 PM IST
Thanksgiving Day special: Here’s how it is celebrated

Thanksgiving Day special: Here’s how it is celebrated

Thanksgiving is a day when all the people thank the Almighty for the bounty and everything that he has provided us with.

Nov 26, 2015, 09:47 AM IST
Ekadashi: An auspicious day to fast and attain moksha - Know timing, Puja Vidhi

Ekadashi: An auspicious day to fast and attain moksha - Know timing, Puja Vidhi

Know why Ekadashi is an important day to keep fast. Also, the story behind Ekadashi.

Nov 06, 2015, 14:43 PM IST

Implement noise regulation rules & remove illegal pandals: Bombay HC

The court also asked the authorities to take action against noise pollution offenders during festivals.

Oct 12, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

Act against illegal pandals & noise pollution: HC tells govt

The Bombay High Court today asked civic bodies and government authorities in Maharashtra to take firm action against organisations which flout noise pollution rules and pull up the trusts and others that illegally put up pandals during the festivals.

Oct 09, 2015, 20:13 PM IST

Centre to reply on plea seeking designated place for crackers

 The National Green Tribunal today sought response from the government on a lawyer's plea seeking designated time and place for use of firecrackers during festivals like Diwali.

Sep 28, 2015, 18:02 PM IST

Lawyer moves NGT seeking designated place for fire-crackers

A lawyer Thursday moved the National Green Tribunal against the environmental hazard caused by use of fire-crackers during festivals like Diwali and sought the creation of designated time and places for bursting them.

Sep 24, 2015, 18:01 PM IST

Call to restrict use of peacock feather during festivals

A state-based animal rights campaigner has called for a strict regulation on the use of peacock feathers during festival celebrations as it is in the violation of Wildlife Protection Act 1972.

Aug 21, 2015, 13:18 PM IST

PM Modi greets nation on Hanuman Jayanti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti.

Apr 04, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

President greets nation on Ram Navami

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday greeted the nation on the eve of Ram Navami, the Hindu festival that marks the birth of Lord Ram.

Mar 27, 2015, 12:12 PM IST

Check out for adulterated sweets this Holi!

Watch out for adulterated sweets this Holi.

Mar 04, 2015, 11:01 AM IST

Watch: How many fasts and festivals fall in 2015!

With 2014 bidding us goodbye and new year knocking at the door, let's take a look at our calendar of 2015 for all the fasts and festivals. 

Dec 30, 2014, 12:31 PM IST

Fasts and festivals falling in the year 2015

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Dec 30, 2014, 10:51 AM IST

Bakri-Eid gets tech twist, now goats available online!

This Bakri-Eid, tech-savy Muslims can save both their time and money as goats are now being sold online on e-tailing websites such as OLX, Quiker.

Oct 02, 2014, 15:38 PM IST