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PHOTOS: India celebrates its winter harvest festivals

The nation on Saturday celebrated the series of winter harvest festivals starting with Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Lohri and Bihu with great zeal and fervour. Here are glimpses of some of the......

David Guetta's Bengaluru concert cancelled due to 'law and order situation'

It’s heartbreak for DJ David Guetta fans in Bengaluru as organisers of India’s electronic music festival, Sunburn, have been forced to cancel the concert on Thursday. French DJ David......

REWIND: India in the last 24 hours

Here's a recap of the events from the past 24 hours. Girls practice Garba dance ahead of the Navratri festival in Ahmedabad. All Photographs: PTI Photo Former Union minister P Chidambaram with......

REWIND: India in the last 48 hours

Here’s a recap of the events from the past 48 hours. Farmers decorate their bulls during Pola festival in Nagpur. Photographs: PTI Photo Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi meeting......

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......

Paytm is the new Indian unicorn on the block

Paytm e-commerce plans to add close to a billion products from across the globe to its platform before the festive season this year. Image: Vijay Shekhar Sharma, left, sees Alibaba's Jack Ma,......

Amazon's $1 billion loss to further take shine off India's e-commerce industry

Amazon's huge investment of $80 million a month didn't win it favour over customers during the festive season, with rival Flipkart selling more goods, reports Alnoor Peermohamed from Bengaluru.......

Amid boycott call, Xiaomi sells 1 million phones in 18 days

Chinese cellphone maker Xiaomi has sold a record one million smartphones in India in 18 days during the Diwali festive season, despite boycott calls of Chinese goods in the country, state media......

Note 7 backlash may affect Samsung festive sales in India

All but 500 who booked Note 7 phones have bought older devices instead of cancelling their orders but Samsung may still lose market share this festive season. Loyal Samsung customers in India......

Q2 results may not light up the markets this festive season

Nifty 50 firms’ net profit estimated to grow by a modest 3.1% in Q2, reports Krishna Kant. Corporate India may once again disappoint the bulls on the Street with a subdued earnings season for......

PIX: Sonakshi, Vidya at the Global Citizen Festival

Bollywood events usually *never* start on time but the Global Citizen India festival wasn't one, and so started right on schedule! Held at the MMRDA grounds in suburban Bandra......

Inside PIX: Shraddha, Sonam, SRK at Global Citizen Fest

The Global Citizen India Festival saw quite a few celebrities perform at the MMRDA grounds, in the suburban Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai on November 19. The actors spread awareness about basic......

PIX: Coldplay performs in Mumbai

British rock band Coldplay performed at the Global Citizen India festival in Mumbai and the crowds loved it! The band's frontman Chris Martin kept thanking the crowd by saying 'shukraan' and added......

Umrika comes to India!

Umrika, which won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015, finally releases in India. Aseem Chhabra spoke to its director Prashant......

Preity celebrates India in Atlanta

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Preity Zinta recently attended the 20th Festival of India in Atlanta, looking pretty as she nailed her desi......

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......

U-17 WC: Kolkata to host final; Mumbai, Guwahati get semis

IMAGE: View for the refurbished Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata. Photograph: AIFF Media. Kolkata will host the summit clash of the U-17 World Cup football on October 28 while Navi......

Kohli, Karmakar, Clarke greet fans on Holi!

IMAGE: Dipa Karmakar and coach Bisweshwar Nandi. Photograph: Dipa Karmakar/Twitter It was a day for revelry and as all of India got into the spirit of Holi, our sports stars too celebrated the......

'No Root and no De Villiers. It's only Virat Kohli' for Shane Warne

Australian spin legend Shane Warne considers Indian captain Virat Kohli the best batsmen in world cricket currently. IMAGE: Virat Kohli celebrates scoring a century. Photograph: BCCI Legendary......

Sehwag's prediction: 3-0 or 3-1 series win for India over Australia

Sehwag, however, warned the Indian team against the law of averages catching up IMAGE:  Virender Sehwag heaped praise on Indian captain Virat Kohli, terming him the best player in all three......
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The great ritual festival of Meiteis

Dr Budha Kamei Manipur, once an Asiatic country is located at the extreme eastern corner of India. With an area of 22, 327 sq. km, today of Manipur... ...

http://kanglaonline.com/2017/03/cheiraoba-the-great-ritual-festival-of-meiteis/
Need travel ideas for April?

From Srinagar to Goa, we'll tell you the places to head to in April. Read on... The temperature is soaring and it may look like the perfect time to... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/travel-april-kashmir-goa-kerala-mahabaleshwar/20170329.htm
Doyens of Hindustani music to welcome spring at music festival

Renowned classical singer Girjia Devi will open a four-day festival here to celebrate the spirit of spring. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-doyens-of-hindustani-music-to-welcome-spring-at-music-festival-2373356
Bringing back the food Indians have forgotten

Ever heard of 'gosht ka halwa' or 'dal ki dulhan'? Avantika Bhuyan profiles a battery of food enthusiasts who are out to make sure that you do... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/bringing-back-the-food-indians-have-forgotten/20170329.htm
ULFA(I) e-mails Dalai Lama, tells Tibetan leader to not criticise China during Assam trip

Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, who is scheduled to undertake a trip to Assam and Arunachal Pradesh from April 1. The ULFA (I) has... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/assam/ulfai-e-mails-dalai-lama-tells-tibetan-leader-to-not-criticise-china-during-assam-trip-1990870.html

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