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Nashik Kumbh: Thousands take holy dip during first 'shahi snan'

Sadhus take a dip in the Godavari river during the first "Shahi Snan" (grand bath) at the "Kumbh Mela" in Nashik. All photographs: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters The first 'shahi snan' of the ongoing......

Devotees dunk in the holy waters at Kumbh Mela

The Simhastha Kumbh Mela, the largest congregation of any faith in the world held after every 12 years, began on Tuesday with the traditional hoisting of flags as tens of thousands of sadhus and......

Kumbh Mela begins in Nashik, thousands take holy dip

Simhastha Kumbh Mela, the largest congregation of faith in the world, began on Tuesday with the traditional ceremony of hoisting of flags and thousands of people taking a holy dip in Kushawart and......

CAG report blames railways for 2013 Kumbh Mela stampede

The lack of proper coordination and disaster management plan on the part of railways resulted in the stampede at Allahabad station during last year's Maha Kumbh Mela in which 37 persons were......

CAG exposes UP govt's false claims on Kumbh Mela success

The Uttar Pradesh government’s oft-repeated claims about the success of the 2013 Kumbh Mela have fallen flat, with the Comptroller and Auditor General pointing out various failures and......

Infosys' tryst with Kumbh Mela

Sikka promises to develop tech for event Image: Priests perform evening aarti on the banks of River Ganga during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. Photograph: Jitendra......

It's business unusual at Kumbh mela

The 'mahakumbh' is expected to generate a business of Rs 2,000 to Rs 3,000 crore (Rs 20-30 billion) with Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank claiming that at least four crore people had already......

Sikka meets Modi; dedicates $250 mn to innovate in India

Infosys chief executive officer Vishal Sikka on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and disclosed that his company will spend $250 million (over Rs 1,500 crore) to fund innovations in......

Kai Po Che actor Raj Kumar Yadav set to marry

After the career-defining success of Kai Po Che, actor Raj Kumar Yadav is on a new high.The actor left for the Kumbh Mela with his girlfriend Anwita, who he is set to marry soon.The actor reveals,......

PIX: Ekta Kapoor takes Ek Thi Daayan to Kumbh Mela

Ahead of her new film Ek Thi Daayan's April 18 release, Ekta Kapoor took off for the Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, with two of her film's stars: Emraan Hashmi and Huma Qureshi.......

Poonam Pandey takes a dip at the Kumbh Mela

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Starlet Poonam Pandey paid a visit to the ongoing Kumbh Mela, and took a dip in the holy Sangam water and sought......

Hollywood star feels India's pull

Hollywood actress Radha Mitchell (Silent Hill), who experiences a feeling of home in India, participated in recent Kumbh Mela, according to reports.Mitchell's next film project will reportedly......

Less than stars, more than actors

Saurabh Shukla, Piyush Mishra and Sanjay Mishra are not likely to be in the limelight when a film releases, but they are the ones who eventually light up the movie. These days Saurabh......
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Dalai Lama visits Kumbh, takes symbolic dip

Dalai Lama was in Trimbakeshwar to discuss world peace and harmony among religions. His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama arrives in Mumbai from... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-dalai-lama-visits-kumbh-takes-symbolic-dip-2120625
India is becoming world leader, says Dalai Lama

While speaking to reporters at an event in Nashik, the Dalai Lama has stated that India was becoming a world leader. The religious leader was... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/india-becoming-world-leader-says-dalai-lama-060
Fearing stampedes, No Selfie Zone is up at Nashik Kumbh

The board first came up in Nashik on August 29. On August29, pilgrims at the Kumbh Mela came across banners and boards near the ghats in Nashik... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/fearing-stampedes-no-selfie-zone-is-up-at-nashik-kumbh/
Ecommerce Companies To Lose Business Because Of Kumbh Mela

Maharashtra government has ordered shutdown of warehouses in Bhiwandi for 12 days . Bhiwandi houses facilities for companies such as Amazon,... ...

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Stunning PHOTOS of the week that was

Here's a glimpse of all that happened around the world last week, in 12 images. Giant panda cubs are seen inside baskets during their debut... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/pix-rewind-stunning-photos-of-the-week-that-was/20150831.htm

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