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PICS: Amartya Sen's 7 wishes for a better India

The seventh edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival, a mega annual gathering of litterateurs kicked off in Jaipur on Friday with a keynote speech by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen. He was the......

Vice President Ansari opens Festival of India in Cuba

People of Cuba were offered a glimpse of India's diverse culture when visiting Vice President Hamid Ansari inaugurated a Festival of India in Havana to bring the two countries closer. Ansari, soon......

PHOTOS: Temple stampedes India won't forget

At least 115 people were killed and over 100 injured in a stampede during Navratri festivities near a temple in Madhya Pradesh's Datia district. Stampedes at temples and other religious places in......

India CAPTURED: Hanuman lends a hand to Raavan

The season of festivals is well and truly on in full vigour in India. Our roving photographer, Sahil Salvi, captured this artist dressed up as Hanuman, ardent devotee of Hindu god Lord Ram, helping......

Eid Mubarak, India!

Festive spirit has gripped Muslims across India, as they celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr marking the end of fasting month of Ramzan. Muslims celebrate the auspicious day by offering prayers, giving alms to......

Auspicious days to buy gold in India

The biggest gold buying festivals are Akshaya Tritiya and Dhanteras. An inauspicious phase -- Shradh -- a period for paying homage to ancestors, is from September 9 to 24.    ......

India's real estate sector rebound is on shaky ground

Houses have traditionally sold well during the festive season, normally peaking around Diwali. Buffeted by rising cost of land and construction in an economy that was lethargic at best, the......

Indian gold demand eases further after festival week

Gold buying in India, the world's biggest buyer of the metal, tapered off further after the festival week, even as domestic users started getting small import lots, weighing on premiums. India......

Not much of a festival season for Indians as gold runs dry

At India's largest bullion dealer turnover has dropped to 20-30 kg a day from about 300 kg. In India's biggest bullion market, Mumbai's Zaveri Bazaar, gold dealers are busy -- not filling orders......

You may have to shell out more for gold despite the price drop

Gold premiums in India, the world's biggest buyer of the metal, jumped sharply this week as the festive season began, driving up demand, and supply remained tight on a lack of imports. Premiums to......

PIX: The Lunchbox team at Dubai film festival

The Lunchbox may have received the royal snub for India's Oscar entry but that hasn't dampened director Ritesh Batra's spirit.The team is currently attending the 10th edition of Dubai......

Goa IFFI: Bureaucracy on the Beach

Aseem Chhabra encounters an Indian dinosaur at the Goa film festival. Wishes do come true. In the late 1970s as a college student in Delhi, I promised myself that one day I will make a career out......

Salman Khan supports children's film festival

The 18th International Children’s Film Festival India (ICFFI) -- popularly known as The Golden Elephant and organised by the Children’s Film Society India (CFSI) -- has found a strong......

Terrific films at the Toronto Film Festival

Gems from Toronto: Gender conflict in India, revisiting American slavery, and the fount of the Arab spring. A freed slave, who is also a gifted violinist living in a New York city with his wife and......

Indian Lunchbox wows west, and other gems from Telluride

India scored at the recently-concluded Telluride Film Festival, reports Aseem Chhabra. Something amazing happened at Telluride to a little film from India. Debutant filmmaker Ritesh......
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Q. Festival Smile : Can we celebrate election result day as most important festival of India ?
Prakash Chandra:  A.  more

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Q. How many people knows....that Holi is first day of year?
Shrikant Dubey:  A. yea with fire works of different kinds :P more

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Q. Mr. Rahul ji mai ek bar hampi mandir jake adi ke pass bata tha swiss bank me employee tha ho bolu rha tha bellary leafers still 1000corers money hai mining money this using bjp leaders in election hampi ka carnival festival foriegn all country visit hampi temple its famous temple sacha hai ride sepical security duty alert collect information weak point diffinately block money gets at time cover all bjp party leaders friend house sriramulu gali house somusshekar reddy house others house cover at time ride special security please canncel that leaders candidates name nomination in india
RUKMINI:  A. It takes place well before the actual Holi in the town of Barsana near Mathura in the stateof Uttar Pradesh . The name means that Holi in which...... more

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Rajasthani folk music group Barmer Boys touring US

Washington, April 18 Keeping alive the centuries-old musical tradition of the Manganiyars, a hereditary caste of Muslim musicians in India's... ...

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Marquez, a household name in Kerala

Though living far away from Latin America, for Malayalis, Gabriel Garcia Marquez is a favourite a novelst as any great writer ever written in their... ...

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Transgender in fray against Rahul, Irani in Amethi

PTI Amethi,April 18, 2014| UPDATED18:49 IST Asserting that "hijras" can do a better job than others in Parliament, transgender Sonam Kinnar... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/sonam-kinnar-transgender-rahul-gandhi-smriti-irani-amethi/1/356469.html
Kanu Behl, Dibakar looking forward to Titli's Cannes debut

Director Kanu Behl is looking forward to present his debut film 'Titli' in the Un Certain Regard category, a parallel section, at the Cannes film... ...

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Titli makers excited about Cannes selection

The movie will be part of the Un Certain Regard section of the 67th Cannes film festival The makers of Titli - director Kanu Behl and... ...

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