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Hindus celebrate Mahashivratri with religious fervour

People across India and Nepal on Monday celebrated Mahashivratri with devotion and religious fervour. Mahashivratri, celebrated annually in reverence of Lord Shiva, is also believed to be a......

IN PICTURES: The great night of Lord Shiva

Mahashivratri, one of the major Hindu festivals, is dedicated to Lord Shiva. On this day, devotees stay awake throughout the night offering prayers to the Lord. Click NEXT to see MORE...

10 temple stampedes India won't forget

A stampede at the Bhavnath Temple's annual Mahashivratri fair in Junagadh left six pilgrims dead and over 40 injured on Sunday night.   Stampedes at temples and other religious places in......

Six killed in Bhavnath temple stampede in Gujarat

Six people were killed and 12 others injured in a stampede that broke out on Sunday at Bhavnath temple's annual Mahashivratri fair in the foothills of Mount Girnar in Gujarat's Junagadh district.......

Devotees seek Lord Shiva's blessings on his day

The world is under the spell of Lord Shiva as his day, the MahaShivratri, is being celebrated across the globe by his devotees. Mahashivratri falls on the 13th night and the 14th day of the......

Markets closed on account of Mahashivratri

Indian equity, forex, money and commodity markets will remain closed today on account of Mahashivratri. Last week, benchmark share indices logged their best weekly gains in seven years in absolute......

Markets log best weekly gain in seven years on FII buying

Rate sensitive sectors rallied the most led by banks while metals surged on rebound in commodity prices Benchmark share indices logged their best weekly gains in seven years in absolute terms and......

Things other than the new metro that Chennaiites take pride in

Image: A metro train runs on the tracks after Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa flagged off Chennai Metro Rail Limited’s passenger services between Alandur and Koyambedu, in Chennai......

Sensex ends at one-month high on February F&O expiry

Benchmark indices increased for the fourth consecutive day amidst volatile trading and expiry of the February Futures & Options derivative contracts. Gains of 2% in index heavyweight ITC also......

Volatile markets end in the positive

Markets ended a volatile session of trade in the positive territory ahead of February derivative contracts expiry tomorrow. This was the third consecutive session of gains. The expiry is scheduled......

Bollywood stars celebrate Mahashivratri

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. On the occasion of Mahashivratri, several Bollywood stars turned to Twitter to wish their fans: Sridevi: 'Wishing all of you a very......

Hrithik celebrates Mahashivratri with family

Hrithik Roshan and his family visited a Shiv temple in Panvel, which is 22 km from Mumbai, to conduct a pooja on the ocassion of Mahashivratri on Wednesday. The actor has been making this annual......

Sangram Singh: Payal touched my heart

Wrestler and former Bigg Boss contestant Sangram Singh got engaged to girlfriend Payal Rohatgi on February 27 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. "Payal and I have been together for three years," he says.......

PIX: Hrithik Roshan, family celebrate Maha Shivratri

Hrithik Roshan, who was recently roped in by Karan Johar to play Lord Shiva in Shuddhi, the cinematic retelling of bestselling author Amish Tripathi's Immortals Of Meluha, joined his family to......

Bollywood celebrates Maha Shivaratri

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Stars wishes their fans on the occasion of Maha Shivaratri, a celebration observed in honour of Lord Shiva.Priyanka......

Images: Exhausted Watson goes aerial for record

Fatigue in hot and humid conditions persuaded Shane Watson to take the aerial route and hit as many balls over the boundary rope as he could during his world record breaking one-day innings of 185......

Video: Strauss critical of his bowlers' performance

England captain Andrew Strauss was critical of his bowlers' performance after the six-wicket win over the Netherlands in Tuesday's World Cup match in Nagpur. - Scorecard......

Chris Martin keen to end wickets drought in new season

After an unimpressive last season, lanky New Zealand fast bowler Chris Martin wants to make a positive start to the new season by doing well at the upcoming Test series against India, a country he......

Lively Danny delivers for Portugal, Spain thrash Poland

Portugal winger Danny took full advantage of the opportunity presented by an injury to Nani on Tuesday with a goal and an assist in his team's 3-0 win over Mozambique in their final friendly before......

Now, Bollywood enters the ice-skating rink

Meryl Davis and Charlie White have been ice-skating together since they were nine. The 2009 US National Champions in figure skating are now eyeing the February Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Last......
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The Long Weekends In 2017 Revealed - Here's Where You Should Head To Best Enjoy Them

There's nothing better than having plenty of time to do the things you like. For instance, planning an entire year's travel ahead of time so all... ...

http://www.indiatimes.com/culture/travel/the-long-weekends-in-2017-revealed-here-s-where-you-should-head-to-best-enjoy-them-266418.html
Angelina Jolie makes first public appearance post split from Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie recently appeared in a recorded a video for the 'International Criminal Court' marking the first time she is back to the public eye... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/english/hollywood/news/Angelina-Jolie-makes-first-public-appearance-post-split-from-Brad-Pitt/articleshow/55508601.cms
Mela to have more green toilets this year

ALLAHABAD: Apart from banning plastic and thermocol, the Magh Mela administration has decided to , pilgrims and visitors. The mela administration... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/allahabad/Mela-to-have-more-green-toilets-this-year/articleshow/55491056.cms
Brad Pitt back in China after reported ban over Tibet film

Hollywood star Brad Pitt made his first promotional appearance for a movie in China since reportedly being banned over a film about Tibet almost 20... ...

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ASI-protected ancient Jageshwar temples facing gross neglect, allege locals, tourists

Almora: The world-famous Jageshwar temples, a cluster of 124 shrines dedicated to Lord Shiva which are currently under the protection of the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/dehradun/ASI-protected-ancient-Jageshwar-temples-facing-gross-neglect-allege-locals-tourists/articleshow/55404226.cms

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