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Patna boat tragedy: Death toll rises to 24; PM Narendra Modi, Bihar CM Nitish announce ex-gratia

Patna boat tragedy: Death toll rises to 24; PM Narendra Modi, Bihar CM Nitish announce ex-gratia

The death toll in Patna boat tragedy rose to 24 on Sunday as Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh blamed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for the tragedy. 

Jan 15, 2017, 10:12 AM IST
International Kite Festival at Cha-Am Beach, Thailand

International Kite Festival at Cha-Am Beach, Thailand

A kite that is controlled by radio signals, delicious food and a range of handicraft booths. This festival in Thailand sounds promising, says Avril-Ann Braganza

Apr 01, 2015, 16:35 PM IST

Narendra Modi praises Salman Khan, says he is good at flying kites

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi celebrated the kite festival together.

Jan 14, 2014, 23:25 PM IST

Check credentials of leaders: Khurshid on Salman`s meeting Modi

In an oblique disapproval of Salman Khan`s meeting with Narendra Modi in Ahmedabad on Tuesday, Salman Khurshid has said the "past events" should not be forgotten.

Jan 14, 2014, 20:42 PM IST

Modi inaugurates International Kite Festival in Guj

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the three-day International Kite Festival (IKF) 2014 at the Sabarmati riverfront here.

Jan 12, 2014, 16:46 PM IST

Kolkata to host international kite festival Jan 5

Hundreds of giant fancy kites of myriad shapes and sizes, crafted by Indian and international kite-flyers will dot the city skyline Jan 5 at the Vokatta International Kite Festival 2014.

Jan 01, 2014, 17:45 PM IST

Kite festival along Indo-Pak border to send peace message

A group of students on Tuesday participated in a kite festival close to the Indo-Pak border to send a message of peace across the borders.

Aug 13, 2013, 23:30 PM IST

Children Kite Festival in Koraput

The winter clear blue sky of picturesque Koraput in Odisha became a colourful canvas when hundreds of children got together for the 6th Koraput Children Kite Festival.

Dec 18, 2012, 14:48 PM IST

Kite festival creates riot of colours in Kolkata sky

Ushering in the Durga Puja festivities on the occasion of Mahalaya, hundreds of kite flyers on Monday created a riot of colours in the sky during the second edition of the International Kite Festival here.

Oct 15, 2012, 20:58 PM IST

Colour parade: kite masters display their skill

22nd International Kite Festival AT Sabarmati riverfront, which saw
the participation of almost 300 kite enthusiasts from around
the world.

Jan 13, 2012, 16:46 PM IST

Gujarat Governor praises Modi for Kite festival

Gujarat Governor Dr Kamla on Wednesday hailed CM Narendra Modi for his efforts in popularising the Kite Festival.

Jan 11, 2012, 18:27 PM IST

Guj Guv praises Modi for nimpressive Kite festival

Gujarat Governor Dr Kamla
praised Chief Minister Narendra Modi for his efforts in
popularising the Kite Festival.

Jan 11, 2012, 15:27 PM IST

Kite festival takes off

It was a riot of colours as Kites of
different hues and shapes took to the skies at the Kerala Kite
festival which got off to a colourful start near here today.

Jan 22, 2010, 21:49 PM IST

Modi inaugurates International Kite festival

The 20th International Kite
Festival was today inaugurated by Gujarat Chief Minister
Narendra Modi at the Sabarmati riverfront here.

Jan 11, 2010, 17:38 PM IST