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NIA conducts raids in TN over suspected links with Sri Lanka church attackers

Raids were conducted by a team of NIA sleuths at seven places in Coimbatore.

Jun 12, 2019, 13:41 PM IST

DNA analysis on Sri Lanka Blast

A ninth explosion went off in Sri Lankan capital of Colombo on Monday, just a day after 290 people were killed in a deadly terror attack. The explosion occurred near the Colombo church that was bombed on Easter Sunday while a police squad was trying to diffuse a bomb.

Apr 22, 2019, 22:50 PM IST

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas celebrate first Easter as couple

While Priyanka captioned the image: "Happy Easter from ours to yours."

Apr 22, 2019, 19:10 PM IST

Indian actress has narrow escape in Colombo

Noted Indian Tamil actress Radikaa Sarathkumar had a narrow escape when she left one of the three hotels in the Sri Lankan capital just before it was bombed on Sunday.

Apr 22, 2019, 05:41 AM IST

5W1H: 162 people killed in Sri Lanka Blast

162 people killed in six near-simultaneous and coordinated explosions that rocked three churches and three luxury hotels frequented by tourists in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, in one of the deadliest blasts in the country's history.

Apr 21, 2019, 16:32 PM IST

Breaking News: Over 160 people killed in Sri Lanka Blast

160 people killed in six near-simultaneous and coordinated explosions that rocked three churches and three luxury hotels frequented by tourists in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, in one of the deadliest blasts in the country's history.

Apr 21, 2019, 16:10 PM IST

Justin Bieber's message for fans: Easter is not about a bunny

The 'Believe' hitmaker, however, shared a funny picture which showed him holding up a stuffed rabbit and wearing rabbit-eared glasses.

Apr 02, 2018, 14:26 PM IST

Coimbatore: Dyed chicks sold on streets raises eyebrows

Easter is known for coloured eggs, but the saga of coloured chicks takes it to a different ball game altogether.

Apr 02, 2018, 08:38 AM IST

World celebrates Easter with devotion and fervour - In Pics

The world on Sunday celebrated Easter with devotion and fervour. Easter is the occasion of celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, described in the New Testament of the Bible.

Apr 01, 2018, 22:25 PM IST

Goa a hot destination for Indians on Easter weekend

There has been an almost 200 per cent increase in travel searches for the upcoming Easter weekend compared to last year, with much of this trend driven by beach destination Goa, read a statement.

 

Mar 26, 2018, 08:04 AM IST

Alia Bhatt and Shilpa Shetty enjoy their 'binge time'!

Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty, who is also a fitness freak often keeps her social media handles update with regular videos inspiring people to eat healthy and practice yoga daily. 

Apr 17, 2017, 09:57 AM IST

Happy Easter! Know why it is called the Resurrection Sunday

The resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead is described in the New Testament and the festival marked for the day is called Easter.

Apr 16, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

Vice President Hamid Ansari greets nation on Easter

Vice President Hamid Ansari has extended his greetings to the people on the auspicious occasion of Easter and hoped the festival brings peace and harmony the country.

Apr 16, 2017, 09:38 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi extends greeting on Easter, hopes for harmonious society

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended his greetings to everyone on the occasion of Easter and wished for harmony in the society.

Apr 16, 2017, 09:24 AM IST

Taliban faction taunts Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif after Easter Day bombing

The Pakistani militants who bombed a Lahore park on Easter Sunday, killing 70 people, taunted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday, declaring their war had come to his doorstep.

Mar 29, 2016, 12:29 PM IST

Pakistani pastor buries six victims of Easter blast in one day

Shakeel Anjum spent Easter Monday burying six victims of the butchery in Pakistan`s city of Lahore and says he is in pain, his head is aching. He wonders: How much further will this go? How many more bodies will he lay to rest?

Mar 29, 2016, 01:16 AM IST

Nawaz Sharif vows to eradicate terrorism from Pakistan

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday vowed to eliminate terrorism from his country.

Mar 28, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

Pak launches military operation in Punjab after Lahore blast

Pakistan on Monday launched a massive military operation in Punjab province in the wake of the deadly Taliban suicide bombing in Lahore, conducting raids and making several arrests.

Mar 28, 2016, 18:04 PM IST

Pakistanis hunt for militants behind blast that killed at least 65

Pakistan has been plagued by militant violence for the last 15 years, since it joined a US-led campaign against Islamist militancy after the September 11, 2001.

Mar 28, 2016, 08:51 AM IST

Suicide blast rocks Gulshan-i-Iqbal park in Lahore, at least 70 killed, over 300 hurt; PM Modi calls up Nawaz Sharif

Death toll from blast in Pakistan's Lahore rises to 70.

Mar 27, 2016, 20:39 PM IST