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Abolish practice of burning of Ravana's effigy: Shankaracharya to President Ram Nath Kovind

He said burning of effigies in large-scale also cases pollution.

Oct 21, 2018, 17:36 PM IST

Taimur Ali Khan and Inaaya Naumi Kemmu look adorable in traditional during Dussehra celebrations—Pic

Actor Tushar Kapoor's adorable son, Laksshya is also in the frame.

Oct 20, 2018, 19:21 PM IST

Clashes in Jharkhand over idol immersion route, 1 killed

Prohibitory order under Section 144 Crpc were imposed in Chando village and its vicinity in Jharkhand's Palamu district

Oct 20, 2018, 17:02 PM IST

At least 60 dead as train mows down people gathered for Dussehra celebrations

As scores of Dussehra revellers watching the burning of Ravana effigy were mowed down by a passing train near Amritsar.

Oct 20, 2018, 08:36 AM IST

Watch: Prime Minister Narendra Modi burns Ravana effigy in Delhi

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday took part in Dussehra celebrations at the Luv-Kush Ramlila in Lal Quila Maidan.

Oct 19, 2018, 19:04 PM IST

Delhi Traffic Police issues advisory on Dussehra: Know routes to avoid

According to the advisory traffic, restrictions will be effective in Mandir Marg, Panchkuian Road, Connaught Place outer circle, Minto Road, Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg and Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg from 1 pm to 5 pm. 

Oct 19, 2018, 10:32 AM IST

Security beefed up nationwide, restricted movement of vehicles in Delhi on Dussehra

On the occassion of Dussehra celebrations, the security nationwide has been beefed up and special traffic arrangements and restrictions imposed in the national capital.

Oct 19, 2018, 06:59 AM IST

Dussehra 2018: Know the significance of Ramlila

On the day of Dussehra, the final episode of the epic is enacted in which Lord Rama kills Ravana.

Oct 18, 2018, 13:18 PM IST

High Court asks Delhi government to frame policy on ''Ravana Dahan'', firecrackers

The spotlight is back on Delhi's infamous air quality levels during pre-winter and winter months.

Oct 16, 2018, 22:59 PM IST

How to fight post-festive woes

Festival time is when everybody gets busy shopping, eating the best of sweets and dancing till the wee hours. But dealing with the hangover of good times can be tricky, say experts who have suggested some quick ways to handle it.


Oct 16, 2018, 11:45 AM IST

Rajnath to celebrate Dussehra along India-Pak border, perform 'shastra puja'

Singh will also perform the 'shastra puja' at the Border Out Post located at the forward areas.

Oct 14, 2018, 11:59 AM IST

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray to visit Ayodhya after Dussehra: Sanjay Raut

Raut said that the chief of Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas came and met Thackeray, adding "he was of the belief that its only Shiv Sena's effort and nothing else which can help build the Ram Temple". 

Oct 04, 2018, 14:49 PM IST

Neil Nitin Mukesh to play encounter specialist in 'Dassehra'

"Dassehra" is a political thriller based on a true story of crime and politics. 


Sep 25, 2018, 13:55 PM IST

Kullu Dussehra ends as assembled deities start returning

The weeklong Kullu Dussehra festivities, unique to this Himachal Pradesh town, ended on Friday as over 225 assembled deities started their journey back to their temples in beautifully decorated palanquins amid sounds of trumpets and drums.

Oct 06, 2017, 18:36 PM IST

When PM Modi kept used tissue in his pocket after Dussehra celebrations - Watch video

Swachh Bharat mission is close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's heart. 

Oct 03, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

12-year-old dies in road accident on Dussehra, 8 injured

In Indirapuram area of Ghaziabad, a 12-year-old boy died after collision with a car on Dussehra, September 30. This road accident also injured 8 people.

Oct 01, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Festivals like Dussehra not just for entertainment, must serve a purpose: PM Modi

Vijayadashami, also known as Dussehra, is a festival celebrated on the 10th day of Navratri every year.

Sep 30, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Festivals should inspire us to do something for society, nation: PM Narendra Modi

Festivals like Dussehra should not be a mere source of entertainment but also inspire us and give us the resolve to do something for society and the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Saturday.

Sep 30, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

Vijayadashami 2017: We tell you why visiting Mysore during Dussehra is a great idea

Vijaya Dashami or Vijaya Dasami or Dusshera is one of the most significant festivals celebrated across India. But Mysore Dasara is an event one can certainly not afford to miss in a lifetime.

Sep 30, 2017, 15:12 PM IST