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Diwali buzz grips India

The buzz in the markets in predictable. From lights to fireworks to sweets to flowers, people across the country are gearing up for Diwali. Here are some glimpses of Diwali preparations across the......

Celebrate Diwali with Modi bombs, Priyanka sparklers

Modi rocket, Modi bomb, Priyanka sparklers. This Diwali, politicians are the rage when it comes to firecrackers. Fireworks with the prime minister’s face and name are selling like hot cakes......

Diwali of gunfire as Pakistani troops violate ceasefire again

After a brief lull of three days, Pakistan on Wednesday again resorted to firing from across the International Border in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir in yet another act of ceasefire......

Let there be light: Vrindavan widows celebrate Diwali

  In an attempt to lift their spirits, the widows of Vrindavan began their Diwali celebrations on Wednesday at the banks of Yamuna.   The widows, who have continued to defy the age-old......

This Diwali let us light up a smile not a cracker

Behind every celebration there are million tears and countless labour that makes the celebration possible, says environmentalist G SundarrajanWhy do we need eco-friendly Diwali? Festival of lights......

Gold, silver fall on eve of Diwali

After two days of gains, gold prices fell by Rs 75 to Rs 27,850 per ten grams on the eve of Diwali in the national capital today owing to slackened demand from jewellers and retailers at existing......

Dull Diwali awaits realtors as buyers remain cautious

  Ganesh Iyer, a bank employee, was planning to buy an apartment at a recent property exhibition in Mumbai. But he could not zero in on any property, as the prices were high. “Prices......

Jet, SpiceJet start another fare war

Jet Airways and SpiceJet on Tuesday  launched yet another fare war in the domestic market ahead of Diwali, announcing limited-period one-way all-inclusive economy fares starting Rs 899. Both......

Govt to re-look at gold import curbs after Diwali: Jaitley

Faced with 5-fold rise in gold imports that is pushing up the current account deficit, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the government would look at re-imposing curbs on gold imports......

NSE to conduct 75-minute 'Muhurat Trading' on Diwali

Leading bourse National Stock Exchange will conduct a special session for 'Muhurat Trading' on account of Diwali on Thursday, October 23. Trading would be conducted between 1815 hours and 1930......

10 Ways To Celebrate Diwali, Bollywood Style

Celebrate Diwali, filmi style. Lights, cheer, colours, Diwali is among one of India’s most vibrant festivals. And its shining grandeur finds a year-round reflection in Bollywood’s......

Like Shah Rukh in blue and gold or in a pink tutu? VOTE!

Which Happy New Year look do YOU like? Farah Khan's Diwali release Happy New Year will see its lead actors -- Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Vivaan Shah and......

'Diwali wishes to you and your family'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Several celebrities took to Twitter to wish their fans on Diwali and share their plans. Raveena Tandon asked her fans to do......

Happy New Year: The WIDEST release for a Bollywood film

Guess how many screens Happy New Year will be shown in! This Diwali, teams from Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies Entertainment and Yash Raj Films will gear up for the widest Bollywood release so far.......

'Wish you all a very Happy Dhanteras!'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Diwali is just around the corner and Bollywood stars are busy getting ready for the festival. Some of them tweeted their wishes......

I did what I've been doing all my life, nothing different: Moritz

It was early Diwali celebration for the Mumbai City FC team as they blanked FC Pune City 5-0 at the noisy DY Patil stadium in Navi Mumbai on Saturday night. The hosts had a perfect day with perfect......

Dhoni will miss celebrating Diwali with Tendulkar

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni paid rich tribute to the retiring Sachin Tendulkar, saying the way he has handled pressure and expectation over the last 25 years is exemplary. "Yes, there are......
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Ashok Sawlani
Q. Start d day celebration diwali nx month a very special new year is coming
Ashok Sawlani:  A.  more

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Manoj Joshi
Q. how is JAIN religion different than HINDU religion ... ???
Manoj Joshi:  A. Great more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-is-jain-religion-different-than-hindu-religion-...-/27291399/answers/27311895

uttar
Q. Mysore is famous for its (A) Holi festival (B) Kite festival (C) Diwali celebration (D) Dussehra celebration
Uttar:  A. there are some changes in religious practiceslike vegetarianismeating between dawn and duskhaving different religious guruscommon is they celebrate...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mysore-is-famous-for-its-a-holi-festival-b-kite-festival-c-d/27277282/answers/27291428

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Bollywood celebrities reveal their Diwali plans

This Diwali...This is how we do it!B-Towners on their plans this festive season. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-bollywood-celebrities-reveal-their-diwali-plans-2028434
Obama greets people on Diwali

US President Barack Obama greeted Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and Buddhists across the world on the occasion of Diwali, saying it was a chance to remember... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/obama-greets-people-on-diwali-114102300070_1.html
People greeted on occasion of Diwali

On the occasion of Diwali, the Governor of Manipur, the state Chief Minister, the Deputy Chief Minister and the IGAR South with all ranks of Assam... ...

http://e-pao.net/ge.asp?heading=7&src=231014
Students endorse no sound, light only Diwali

Students hold up posters dissuading bursting of crackers on Wednesday Take to street plays, flash mobs to encourage cracker-free festival Students... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/students-endorse-no-sound-light-only-diwali-125
BSF organizes Diwali at international border with Pakistan

BSF jawans guarding the borders of the country and hundreds of kilometers away from their homes are too celebrating the Diwali festival with pomp... ...

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