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Chhath Puja comes to an end with holy dips, prayers to the sun

 The four-day long Chhath festival ended on Thursday with millions, braving the chill and taking a dip in the river to offer prayers to the rising sun.  In Bihar, where the festival is......

Six kids drown while setting platform for Chhath in Bihar

Six children drowned while trying to create a platform for Chhath festivities in a pond at Pulindabad village in Saharsa district of Bihar on Tuesday. While five boys lost their lives in the pond,......

Tight security as Chhath begins in Bihar

Millions of devotees, particularly married women, took a dip in the rivers, ponds and makeshift water bodies and offered prayers as the four-day-long Chhath began amidst tight security on......

Chhath stampede triggered due to rumours: Bihar govt

Ruling out administrative lapse behind the stampede during Chhath which claimed 18 lives, the Bihar government on Wednesday said it was triggered by rumours and hinted at a conspiracy. Minister......

Devotees ignore warnings, use Ganga water for Chhath

Sticking to an age-old tradition, thousands of people in Bihar drank water from the Ganga, which is unfit for human consumption, during the recently concluded Chhath festivities. Knowing fully......

15 holidays for central govt staff in 2012

The government on Thursday released the list of 17 holidays for its staff in Delhi for 2012.However, three of these holidays fall on Sundays and one on a Saturday and hence the effective number of......
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Q. Which festival is celebrated on the sixth day of the month of Kartika in the Hindu Calendar?
Dimple:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-festival-is-celebrated-on-the-sixth-day-of-the-month-o/26621876/answers/

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Q. In which festival is the Sun God worshipped?
Tanuja:  A. Chhath Puja more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-festival-is-the-sun-god-worshipped/24843500/answers/26621883

ankit shivam
Q. When did you last munch a sugarcane?
Ankit Shivam:  A. Makara Sankaranti, Chhath , Samba Dashami, Ratha Saptami , more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-did-you-last-munch-a-sugarcane/24710622/answers/24843580

ahmad x
Q. How many people died in bihar during chhath stampede? it was very tragic but media managed to put the incident on sideline.
Ahmad X:  A. Just last month at the time of Chhath Pooja more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-people-died-in-bihar-during-chhath-stampede-it-was-/24500816/answers/24710632

  Web results for Chhath
Watchtowers to keep eye on revellers

Watchtowers like this were used during Chhath and will be put up by the administration this time This festive season, police would keep an eye... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141224/jsp/bihar/story_4989.jsp
Bringing cleanliness in Indian Railways

The Chinese railway system is maintained by the management and is duly supported by the political class. In India though efforts have been made, it... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/bringing-cleanliness-in-indian-railways.html
Youth Congress organises candle light march

Delhi Youth Congress today took out a candle light march at Dwarka in memory of the 148 lives, mostly children, that were lost in the deadly... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/peshawar-attack-youth-congress-organises-candle-light-march-114122200964_1.html
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— By | Dec 18, 2014 01:11 am Nagpur: The permission given to Chhath Puja inside the Sanjay Gandhi National Park is completely legal and there... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/permission-for-chhath-at-sgnp-completely-legal-mungantiwar/
Dhanshika on the attack

84 kids among 104 killed in Pakistan school attack (Third Lead) | Sensex ends 538 points down; Bank stocks crash (Second Lead) | Sensex plunges 400... ...

http://chennaionline.com/movies/cine-buzz/20143716113735/Dhanshika-on-the-attack.col

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