HC dismisses petitions seeking permission to hold Jallikattu

The Madras High Court today dismissed a batch of petitions seeking permission to hold Jallikaattu or taming the bull sport during temple festivals.

Five injured

Five persons were today injured when devotees set off crackers during a local temple festival.

King Gyanendra attends Temple festival in Kathmandu

Nepal`s ex-King Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah attended a centuries-old festival at Shwetkali Temple here as Chief Guest.