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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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History of state's sugarcane ...

The protagonist in the 1974 Marathi film Saamna , a sugar baron, tells a minister , "You fix the prices from there. I'll take care of the rest... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/marathwadas-drought-history-of-states-sugarcane-addiction-long-precedes-water-crisis-2739574.html
What is Mahavir Jayanti?

Here's everything you need to know about the widely celebrated Jain festival. Lord Mahavir Mahavir Janma Kalyanak or Mahavir Jayanti is the... ...

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Driven to despair after repeated crop failures, they killed themselves

On Mahashivratri early this month (March 7), Manoj Shamrao Ghadge ,31, took his son Shambhu , 5, to the village temple and asked the priest to... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/mumbai/driven-to-despair-after-repeated-crop-failures-they-killed-themselves/story-cB5jovdCDOQ3sXyGkmHgII.html
Shanta Nand Vaatika

Dr Narinder Paul is a fascinating place with settings closest to the nature situated at village Karyara of tehsil Hiranagar at about 1 km distance... ...

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