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Indian woman pilgrim accepts Islam, marries in Pak: Reports

Kiran Bala, who went to Pakistan to attend the Baisakhi festival, changed her name to Amna Bibi.  An Indian Sikh woman, who went to Pakistan to attend the Baisakhi festival, has sought......

PHOTOS: A riot of colours as India plays Holi

Holi, the festival of colours, was on Friday celebrated across India with traditional fanfare and gaiety. Revellers thronged thoroughfares smearing faces with coloured powder and children hurled......

IIT Madras students hold beef fest to protest ban on cattle slaughter

A group of students at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras conducted a beef festival, showing their agitation against the Centre recent order against selling cattle thus imposing an indirect......

The world's 10 weirdest festivals

India is known as the land of festivals. We have Holi, festival of colours, we have Diwali, the festival of lights, we have Eid Al-Fitr. What we don’t have, however, is the festival of baby......

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......

Achche Din ahead for India's real estate market?

Developers are likely to start announcing their festive season offers soon, reports Sanjay Kumar Singh. Real estate prices, which have been stagnant for the past two-three years, are showing signs......

Ganpati, Durga, Lakshmi to the rescue of India Inc!

Brands in India are finding newer, more innovative ways to engage with a wider audience during festivals. But they still have a long way to go before they match global campaigns. T E Narasimhan and......

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......

PIX: Shahid, Sridevi, Shah Rukh at IFFI

Scenes from IFFI... IFFI is in full swing. Bollywood dominated the International Film Festival of India's opening ceremony at the Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee stadium in Bambolim near Panaji, Goa.......

Priyanka Chopra's secret 'passion project'

Besides the five Indian films that are playing at the Toronto International Film Festival this year -- a rather large collection at an international film festival, says Aseem Chhabra -- there are......

The women who won Cannes

And other top moments from the closing of the 70th Cannes Film Festival. India's real Cannes star: Nawazuddin Siddiqui IMAGE: Director Sofia Coppola at the photo call for The Beguiled.In 2003,......

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......

Sports Shorts: Harikrishna finishes third; Klitschko announces retirement

Harikrishna finishes third at Biel Chess Festival IMAGE: Pentala Harikrishna. Photograph: Saimedia/Twitter Indian Grand Master Pentala Harikrishna's unbeaten run came to an end as he lost out......

India hope to shift spotlight on medals at humdrum CWG

P V Sindhu, Jitu Rai, Saina Nehwal, M C Mary Kom, Sushil Kumar and Vinesh Phogat are being considered medal certainties IMAGE: Boxers Pinki Rani, MC Mary Kom, Sarita Devi and Lovlina Borgohain.......

WATCH: Virat Kohli's 'April Fool' prank

IMAGE: IMAGE: Virat Kohli. Photograph: Hitesh Harisinghani/Rediff.com Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli knows how to engage his fans. He was rightly awarded the ‘Most Engaged......

Sports Shorts: Tendulkar against fake helmet makers

IMAGE: Sachin Tendulkar urges transport minister Nitin Gadkari to act against fake helmet makers. Photograph: Sachin Tendulkar/Twitter Cricket icon and Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar has sought......

'Ladies First': Story of Deepika's journey from Ranchi to Rio

'It's a story of a fightback and believing in yourself. You should never give up.' IMAGE: Deepika Kumar in action during the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters The......
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Thrissur Pooram today

Thrissur: Thrissur, the cultural capital of Kerala will celebrate the magnificent Thrissur Pooram on Wednesday. Thousands of Pooram lovers thronged... ...

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Shirui Lily Festival kicks off amid razzmatazz brDeliverance of assurances priority of BJP led Govt Biren

Chief Minister N Biren Singh opened the 2nd State Level Shirui Lily Festival, 2018 at a glittering function attended by hordes of dignitaries and... ...

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Education department to launch enrollment drive in Rajasthan

The department of education is going to start a two-phase programme Praveshotsav in the government schools. During this time, children deprived of... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/jaipur/report-education-department-to-launch-enrollment-drive-in-rajasthan-2608420
Xiaomi becomes India's Apple, logs record 31% market share in Q1

New Delhi: Xiaomi has once again topped the Indian smartphone market, with two global market research firms on Tuesday reporting an over 31 per... ...

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Ed Sheeran's 'Songwriter' documentary sold to Apple

The worldwide screen rights of Songwriter , a documentary on Ed Sheeran, has been purchased by tech giant Apple. The going price is yet to be... ...

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