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This dahi handi, the law was invisible

When the high court delivered the stringent norms, which in no way eliminated the fun of the proceedings but made it safer, by requiring proper safety measures, there was an undercurrent of......

Under-12 kids banned from taking part in Dahi Handi, rules Supreme Court

No child below the age of 12 years will be permitted to participate in forming human pyramids during the popular Dahi Handi festival, the Supreme Court directed on Thursday while keeping on hold a......

Under-12 kids banned from taking part in 'Dahi Handi'

Children under 12 years of age will no longer be allowed to take part in formation of human pyramids during 'Dahi Handi' celebrations, which are integral part of Janmashtami festivities in......

PIX: Mumbai's Govindas reach stunning heights for dahi handis

The festival of 'dahi handi' was celebrated across the metropolis and neighbouring Thane district amid fervour that underscores indomitable spirit of an average Mumbaikar shrugging off the drudgery......

PHOTOS: Mumbai celebrates Janmashtami with vim and vigour

Amid chants of "Govinda ala re", thousands of Mumbaikars on Friday celebrated 'dahi handi' festival on the occasion of Janmashtami, the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna. As is the trend, this......

'Faster growth doesn't automatically ensure jobs'

Deep Joshi retired from the rural development NGO Professional Assistance for Development Action two years ago, but it took him nearly a month to find time for Lunch with BS.That wasn't because he......

PIX: Varun, Jacqueline, Parineeti celebrate Dahi Handi

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Bollywood stars celebrated the Janmashtami festival with their fans at various pandals across Mumbai. We take a look: Varun......

PIX: Rani, Rohit Shetty, Ajay Devgn at dahi handi celebrations

Check out the star presence at various city pandals during Janmashtami.Among several Bollywood stars gracing the festive occasion across the city, was Rani Mukerji in her fiery......

PIX: Arjun, Shah Rukh, Hrithik at dahi handi celebrations

Several Bollywood stars turned up at dahi handi pandals across Mumbai to celebrate with their fans.Satyagraha actor Arjun Rampal gets into the spirit of things at politician Sanjay Nirupam's dahi......

PHOTO: Shah Rukh Khan celebrates dahi handi

Shah Rukh Khan made his first ever appearance at a dahi handi celebrations in Ghatkopar, a central suburb of Mumbai, a few hours ago today.Excited about his visit, the Chennai Express actor......

PIX: When Hrithik, John, Salman celebrated dahi handi

With dahi handi celebrations set to kick off tomorrow, preparations in numerous city pandals are in full swing to outsmart each other and receive Bollywood stars at their celebrations. Here, we......
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urfi rizvi
Q. kal kis kis ne dahi handi phodi thi?
Urfi Rizvi:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kal-kis-kis-ne-dahi-handi-phodi-thi/27752144/answers/

Farhaan
Q. The Supreme Court's stay on the restrictions for Dahi Handi celebrations this year will not make much difference to Shree Sankalp Pratisthan festivities as it has always ensured the safety of the people participating in this event. Upholding the traditions of the Govindas as Govindas below the age of 12 years will not be allowed to be a part of the human pyramid...Is it justified??
Farhaan:  A. Not me.....hamare yaha nahi hota na :-( more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-supreme-courts-stay-on-the-restrictions-for-dahi-handi-c/27749063/answers/27752153

Robin Pandey
Q. janamashtmi kaise manatey hai apkey yaha?
Robin Pandey:  A. yes it is justified..yesterday one child fell in our locality..thank God he escaped unhurt more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/janamashtmi-kaise-manatey-hai-apkey-yaha/27748886/answers/27749074

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Q. Handi mein Dahi bharte hain ya Makhan?
Pathline Channel:  A. fast karke aur fsal fruit khakar ..saath mein miithai bhi..dahi handi ki dahi aur makhan khatein hain....phir raat mein pooja karte hain aur raas garba karte hain bhor tak more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/handi-mein-dahi-bharte-hain-ya-makhan/27747120/answers/27748890

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Will Sonia live a lie for her sisters sake?

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Week-long Janmashtami begins in Udupi from Thursday

UDUPI: It's time for the little ones to dress up like Krishna and gear up to witness the %Vitlapindi in Udupi. The temple town is decked out for... ...

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Work and play

A group of schoolchildren were in for a surprise last week when BJP's North-East constituency MP Kirit Somaiya was holding a programme outside... ...

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On the festive track

For ardent fans of television soaps, their favourite characters are almost like a family and thus when celebrating a certain festival, they also... ...

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