Superstition and bad luck coincide: Friday the 13th has a full moon

Are you superstitious? If yes, then this piece of information might interest you. Skygazers will witness a full moon on June 13 i.e. Friday. Not only is it Friday the 13th, but it is also a Full Moon.

Amitabh Bachchan promoting superstitions, activist tells court

A social activist from Pune has accused megastar Amitabh Bachchan of promoting superstitious beliefs, and filed a complaint before a court seeking action against the Bollywood actor.

ISRO seeking Lord Balaji`s blessings is superstition: CNR Rao

Bharat Ratna-designate Prof. C N R Rao terms ISRO`s long-time practice of seeking the divine blessings in Tirupathi before its space missions an act of superstition he does not believe in.

Left to fight superstitions

Tripura`s ruling CPI-M will launch a campaign against superstitions among tribals that often lead to killings, a senior minister said.

Superstition spreading fast among CPC ranks: Report

China`s ruling Communist Party is battling growing trend of superstition among its rank, deviating from the principles of atheism which formed the core of party`s Marxist ideology.

Weird superstitions across the world

Whether we believe in superstitions on not, they exist across the world and it is fascinating to know the superstitions that people believe in, across different countries.

Karnataka to enact anti-superstition law

Bangalore: Karnataka government intends to enact a legislation to crack down on superstition and black magic on the lines of the one in Maharashtra, Law Minister TB Jayachandra said on Monday.

Assam government mulling anti-superstition law

With attacks against persons suspected to be practising witchcraft on rise, the Assam government is planning to bring in an anti-superstition bill in the next session of the state Assembly.

Scientists, educationists condemn Narendra Dabholkar`s killing

Narendra Dabholkar was shot dead by two unidentified assailants in Pune.

Narendra Dabholkar: The man who fought blind faith

Acclaimed thinker and reformer Narendra Dabholkar devoted his life to exempt people from the scourge of superstition.

Friday the 13th: Wish you good luck!

Conventionally, it is believed that Friday the 13th brings bad luck and the date bears evil connotations.

`Media promoting superstitions, backward ideas`

Press Council Chairman Justice Markandey Katju on Thursday alleged that the media houses are often looked upon by their owners as the means of making money.

Ishant Sharma seeks good karma from name change

Ishant Sharma has not been much of a handful for Australia`s batsmen but the superstitious Indian paceman will at least become a real mouthful after tweaking his name in a bid to change his bowling fortunes.

Cricketers and superstitions!

When it comes to sportsmen, just a long and hard training session is not enough as luck plays a crucial part.

Cricketers and superstitions!

When it comes to sportsmen, just a long and hard training session is not enough as luck plays a crucial part.

Bollywood badshah Shah Rukh Khan not superstitious

For all those who have seen Shah Rukh Khan sporting rings and beads, here comes the news, SRK is not superstitious and he is definitely not wearing them for good health or good luck for Kolkata Knight Riders! Talking to a daily, a source close to the Shah Rukh said, “He has never been a believer of these things. The problem occurs when he is gifted such things by friends and relatives.”

Role of superstitions in World Cup game of fate

Rival bowlers desperate to see the back of Indian opener Virender Sehwag early.