Preparations begin for 'Ardh Kumbh' in Haridwar

Preparations have commenced for the 'Ardha Kumbh' set to begin here in January 2016.

BJP to play tapes of Nitish Kumar's barbs on Lalu Prasad during Bihar poll campaign

Opposition BJP on Thursday said it would play audio tapes of former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's barbs on RJD President Lalu Prasad during campaign for Bihar polls as tit-for-tat to Kumar's use of tapes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 'black money' in his campaigns.

Gujarat communal clash: Police register five FIRs

A day after two persons were killed and at least ten others were injured in clashes between two communities in and around Hansot town of Bharuch district, police on Thursday registered five separate FIRs for murder and rioting but no arrests have been made .

Andhra, Telangana celebrate Sankranti with pomp, gaiety

Makar Sankranti, the colourful harvest festival, was celebrated Thursday with pomp and gaiety across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Devotees take holy dip in River Ganges on Makar Sankranti

Devotees thronged the banks of river Ganga here on Thursday to take a holy dip and offer prayers on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti.

PM Modi greets Karnataka on Makar Sankranti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the people of Karnataka on the occasion of Makar Sankranti, saying the festival may bring "abundant happiness and prosperity in everyone's lives".

Rain, hailstorm intensify cold wave in Agra

Rain and hailstorm in Uttar Pradesh's Agra city led to a drop in temperatures, forcing authorities to shut down schools till January 18, officials said on Thursday.

Thousands converge at Allahabad sangam on 'Makar Sankranti'

 Thousands of devotees today converged at the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical river Saraswati here for a holy dip on the auspicious occasion of 'Makar Sankranti' - the Hindu festival which marks the Sun god's transition into the Capricorn zodiac sign.

Big B flies kite with 'Shamitabh' co-stars on Makar Sankranti

Amitabh Bachchan flew kites with the co-stars of his coming film Shamitabh on the occasion of Makar Sankranti on Wednesday in Ahmedabad.

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Rahul, Preeti celebrate Makar Sankranti with NGO kids

 Actors Rahul Sharma and Preeti Chaudhary, who play the lead couple in the popular show “Ek Rishta Aisa Bhi”, celebrated Makar Sankranti with children from Save The Children India NGO at a hotel here.

Leaders make a beeline at Lalu Yadav's Makar Sankranti feast

With his role considered important in the unified Janata Parivar ahead of the crucial Bihar Assembly elections, leaders from partner parties made a beeline at the feast hosted by RJD president Lalu Prasad on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.

Daddy Akshay Kumar flies kite with daughter on Makar Sankranti
Daddy Akshay Kumar flies kite with daughter on Makar Sankranti

Everybody is in the festive mood on Makar Sankranti, including our celebs from the Tinsel Town.

Five lakh devotees take dip in GangaSagar on Makar Sankranti

About five lakh devotees on Wednesday took holy dip in the confluence of the river Ganga and the Bay of Bengal on the auspicious occasion of 'Makar Sankranti'.

All about Makar Sankranti

Makar Sankranti is one of the important festivals of the Hindu calendar which celebrates the sun's journey into the northern hemisphere, a period which is considered to be highly auspicious.

Modi visits Paswan's residence to celebrate Makar Sankranti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many of his cabinet colleagues today attended an event organised by LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan to celebrate 'Makar Sankranti' festival.

Clarified butter idol in Himachal temple big draw

Kangra: A clarified butter idol at a temple in Himachal's Kangra district has turned out to be a major draw for thousands of devotees on the occasion of Makar Sankranti festival.

PM Modi attends 'Chuda Dahi Bhoj' at Paswan's residence

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attended a 'Chuda Dahi Bhoj' at the residence of Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan here on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.

PM Modi attends 'Chuda Dahi Bhoj' at Paswan's residence on Makar Sankranti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attended a 'Chuda Dahi Bhoj' at the residence of Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan here on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.

Big B flies kites in Ahmedabad on Makar Sankranti

None other than superstar Amitabh Bachchan was in the city to celebrate and participate in the traditional kite flying ceremony in the city. Promoting his upcoming movie 'Shamitabh', Big B was on the roofs, flying kites along with co-actor Dhanush, who also plays a major role in the movie.