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HOLI HAI! India celebrates festival of colours

The joyous Indian festival of colours Holi is being celebrated in different parts of the country on Thursday and revellers were seen on the streets from morning itself smearing colours on each......

Is Art of Living damaging the Yamuna floodplains?

IMAGE: Indian Army soldiers build a pontoon bridge over the Yamuna for the Art Of Living World Culture Festival. Photograph: Kind courtesy Santhosh Kottayi/@kottayimavoor/Twitter 'Does the......

Of gullaks, bansuris and vanishing memories

India is celebrating one of its biggest festivals commemorating the victory of good over evil. In Bihar, which is in the middle of its biggest election campaign in recent times, poll hysteria has......

How India is celebrating Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan, the festival marking the brother-sister bond, was on Saturday celebrated with traditional fervour and gaiety with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and some other leaders also......

Exam festivals aren't the answer

If the prime minister wants the tension of examinations to ease up, he may have to look at some more serious reform of India's education system than holding festivals, says Anjuli Bhargava.Prime......

Indian gold demand seen falling to 8-year low in festive quarter

India's gold buying in the key December quarter is likely to fall to the lowest level in eight years, hurt by poor investment demand and back-to-back droughts that have slashed earnings for the......

Maruti, Hyundai, Ford cheer bumper sales ahead of Diwali

Honda Cars India, Mahindra & Mahindra and Tata Motors also saw sales rise during the month.   Riding high on festive demand, car sales grew at a brisk pace with the market leader Maruti......

Indian festive demand for gold sluggish, discounts widen

Festive demand for gold in India got off to a tepid start, with local prices still at a heavy discount to the global benchmark, a bad sign for a period when buying is typically strong. Though sales......

E-retailers festive season sales flouting FDI norms

The CAIT has complained to the Commerce Ministry to take action against these companies. The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has alleged e-commerce firms such as Amazon, Flipkart and......

Drought dents India gold demand; prices still appealing

Anantha Padmanabhan is offering deep discounts and giving freebies to attract customers to his gold bangle festival in southern India, but he is still struggling to sell in a region where monsoon......

PIX: Arshad Warsi, Maria Goretti watch Angry Indian Goddesses

This week's release Angry Indian Goddesses has traveled to various film festivals and garnered rave reviews. Starring Sandhya Mridul, Anushka Manchanda, Sarah-Jane Dias, Rajshri Deshpande, Pavleen......

Ash, Katrina, Sonam: YOUR fave Cannes turn? VOTE!

Yay or nay?The recently concluded 68th Cannes International Film Festival was full of red carpet highs and lows. The Indian contingent did not disappoint either.Take a look at our glamour girls and......

Holi Special: 10 Different Shades of Emotions

The vibrant Indian festival of Holi finds a place of pride in many of Bollywood’s iconic images and dialogues. Remember when Gabbar Singh famously inquired, “Holi kab hai? Kab hai......

'I wish there's a society where is no need of censorship for films'

Snippets from the eighth Jaipur Literature Festival. Even as the Censor Board of India is mired in controversy, writer-lyricist Prasoon Joshi offered his point of view at the festival. ......

Happy Ending goes to New York

Indian and Pakistani movies, now in New York theatres!   New York's ongoing South Asian Film Festival has got quite a good taste of India.   It all started with the film X, made by 10......

Meet Bhajji and his bride on Karva Chauth

  Karva Chauth is one of the most significant festivals for the married women in India. It was celebrated with joy and fervour, on Friday. Married women observe rigorous fast from sunrise......

BCCI eyes October-January window for home matches

Aiming to cash in on the festive season in India, the Board of Control for Cricket in India is planning to reserve the October-January slot only for its big-ticket home series from 2015, a plan......

Powerful BCCI demands $42 million for abandoned Windies tour

‘The consequences of cancellation of a committed home Tour during the biggest festival season Diwali in India is a monumental disaster for the BCCI’ WICB confirmed they had received a......

Hawke's Bay Cup: Indian eves beat Canada to earn first win

IMAGE: Indian women's hockey team. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images . The Indian women's hockey team ended its winless streak by notching up a close 1-0 triumph over Canada in a......

PHOTOS: Team India, Australia's Maxwell celebrate Holi

IMAGE: India's Virat Kohli celebrates Holi with Harbhajan Singh and Rohit Sharma. Photograph: Twitter. Team India took to social networking site to wish their fans a Happy Holi, the festival......
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Socialism tomarketism

This year's Economic Survey evocatively described the last 60 years of the Indian economy as reflecting a slow movement from socialism with limited... ...

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Sindhu Mahotsav

The fifth edition of Sindhu Mahotsav is a three-day dance festival that commences today International Dance Day. The event is an initiative of the... ...

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Hanumantha vahanam donated

A gold-coated Hanumantha vahanam has been donated to Srirangam Sri Ranganathaswamy temple by devotees for use during the temple festival... ...

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Curtains come down on ‘Remembering Veenapani’ fest

This festival, which began on April 9 to commemorate acclaimed theatre personality Veenapani Chawla on her birth anniversary that fell on April 5,... ...

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Small can be beautiful

Whenever there is any judicial conference, the topic that invariably comes up for discussion is pendency of cases and delayed justice. And every... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/opinion/op-ed/290416/t-s-thakur.html

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