Achuthanandan to observe fast at Mullaperiyar

CPI(M) stalwart VS Achuthanandan on Wednesday announced that he would observe a one day fast on December 7 at Mullaperiyar to mobilise public opinion.

Nov 30, 2011, 21:21 PM IST

Naxals to observe `black day` on Aug 15

Apprehending violence, the Home
Ministry has sounded an alert in eight Naxal-affected states
asking them to take maximum possible precautions and ensure
peace as the extremists were planning to observe `black day` on August 15.

Aug 12, 2011, 23:14 PM IST

World Anti-Tobacco Day observed in India

Anti-Tobacco Day was observed on Tuesday across the country.

Jun 01, 2011, 18:29 PM IST

World Anti-Tobacco Day observed in India

Anti-Tobacco Day was observed on Tuesday across the country.

Jun 01, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

AP government to observe functioning of Sai Trust

The Andhra Pradesh
government has reportedly decided to observe the functioning
of the Satya Sai Central Trust in the post-Baba era without
any intervention, at least for now.

Apr 27, 2011, 15:49 PM IST

New Year observed in West Bengal, Kerala, Assam

Visits to temples and exchange of
sweets on Friday marked the celebrations of the Bengali new year
`Poila Baisakh`, Kerala`s summer harvest festival `Vishu` and
`Rongali` Bihu heralding the Assamese New Year.

Apr 15, 2011, 18:36 PM IST

Lights off at Rashtrapati Bhavan to observe Earth Hour

In a rare event, the Rashtrapati
Bhavan today plunged into darkness to mark the Earth Hour and
joined millions of people across the globe who observed the
pro-environment initiative.

Mar 26, 2011, 23:41 PM IST

Delhi: Lawyers observe strike in district courts

Lawyers of district courts in the capital on Wednesday staged a day-long strike and decided to approach the Delhi HC seeking action against CBI officials to protest the arrest of Bar Council of India member Rajendra Singh Rana.

Dec 23, 2010, 00:01 AM IST

Lakhs of devotees observe Chhath puja in Bihar

Lakhs of devotees on Friday thronged
rivers, water reservoirs, canals and ponds across Bihar to
celebrate Chhath Puja.

Nov 12, 2010, 18:13 PM IST

Rosaiah thanks people for observing peace post-Ayodhya verdict

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K
Rosaiah on Friday thanked people of the state for maintaining
peace and harmony after the Ayodhya title suit verdict.

Oct 01, 2010, 21:25 PM IST

US to `observe` probe by Lanka commission into `war crimes`

The United States on Friday said it
will "observe" functioning of the reconciliation commission
set up by the Sri Lankan government, hoping that it will have
broad mandate to pursue allegations of wartime atrocities.

May 28, 2010, 23:57 PM IST

Gujarat BSF observes `Anti Terrorism Day`

The Frontier headquarters of
Border Security Force (BSF) in Gandhinagar observed Anti
Terrorism Day on Friday and took oath to fight the menace that is
troubling the entire world.

May 21, 2010, 23:36 PM IST