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PM, Prez greet nation on Lohri, Makar Sankranti

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, has greeted the nation on the occasion of Lohri, Makar Sankranti and Pongal. In his message, Dr Singh said that these festivals mark the joy and hope that a new......

Supreme Court declines to stay Jallikattu

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay Tamil Nadu's traditional bullfight Jallikattu for the upcoming festival of Pongal starting next month.A bench comprising justices K S Radhakrishnan and......

Idli, dosa cheaper on Karunanidhi's 85th birthday

If you love eating idli, dosa, vada and pongal -- then you have a reason to smile. These food items will be cheaper by 10 to 15 per cent from Tuesday in Tamil Nadu. This is Chief Minister M......

For Tamils, Pongal will now be New Year too

The Tamil Nadu government has decided to declare the first day of the Tamil month Thai as the Tamil New Year Day, Governor S S Barnala announced in the state assembly on Wednesday.Delivering his......

SC order on Jallikattu lifts Pongal spirits in TN

Pongal was celebrated with renewed vigour in the southern districts of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday as people welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to grant conditional permission to Jallikattu, the......

Brand Amma's throwaway pricing

In 2001, J Jayalalitha, now in her third term as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu, had expressed a wish to act as a mother to all Tamils. Known as amma, which is Tamil for mother, amongst her......

Gold demand in India firm as jewellers stock up

Gold demand in India, the world's biggest buyer of the metal, remained strong on Thursday as jewellers were restocking for a key festival, though retail demand was weak.The actively traded gold......

15 holidays for central govt staff in 2012

The government on Thursday released the list of 17 holidays for its staff in Delhi for 2012.However, three of these holidays fall on Sundays and one on a Saturday and hence the effective number of......

The inspiring story of Medak's women farmers

Twenty bullock carts decorated with paintings, colourful festoons, flowers, spikes of various crops and painted pots full of seeds of many varieties, moved along the streets of Pastapur, a small......

Telangana row hits Surat's textile industry

Political instability and violence following the demand to carve a separate state out of Andhra Pradesh has dented the Rs 40,000-crore (Rs 400 billion) Surat-based synthetic textile industry. The......

PIX: Sanjay Dutt celebrates Pongal

Sanjay Dutt, who will be next seen in the film Police Giri -- a remake of Vikram's hit Tamil film Saamy -- celebrated Pongal in Chennai recently with actor-director K S Ravikumar and actor......

Bollywood celebrates Pongal and Makar Sankranti!

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Bollywood stars turned to Twitter and tweeted their wishes for Pongal and Makar Sankranti. Here's what they said:......

Sameera Reddy gifts a sari to Oprah

Sameera Reddy is on a high. Her Pongal release Vettai is a hit and her village belle act in the film was widely appreciated.But that's not all. The actress, an Oprah......

Sameera Reddy gifts a sari to Oprah

Sameera Reddy is on a high. Her Pongal release Vettai is a hit and her village belle act in the film was widely appreciated.But that's not all. The actress, an Oprah Winfrey fan,got to meet the......

Sameera Reddy: Vettai is typical Lingusamy

This Pongal is special for Sameera Reddy; her film Vettai directed by Lingusamy, will release on January 14.  Lingusamy is one of the most successful commercial directors in Tamil......
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  People speak for pongal

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bhumika
Q. do you all like to eat rice
Bhumika:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-all-like-to-eat-rice/27287455/answers/

PSA
Q. ARE U LIKE SOUTH INDIAN FOODS?
PSA:  A. yes in many forms., such as sweet pongal or hot, pulihor, bislibaat, curd rice, biryani, fried rice etc etc ! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/are-u-like-south-indian-foods/27234579/answers/27287475

Manju Sikri
Q. Any body know details about Araku velly? How is this place ?
Manju Sikri:  A. Question should be Do you like South Indian Foods? :PAre you like ....gives it different meaning. I do not resemble Idli or Vada. LolzYes, I like...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/any-body-know-details-about-araku-velly-how-is-this-place-/27091143/answers/27234623

narayan nani
Q. What is that today's don't miss festival of gujarat ?
Narayan Nani:  A. Araku is one of the most important tourist destinations in Andhra Pradesh. A pleasant hill station famous for its scenic gardens with lush green...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-that-todays-dont-miss-festival-of-gujarat-/26983029/answers/27091155

  Web results for Pongal
Top caterers ITC, Haldiram now to feed MPs in Parliament canteen

In the wake of the unsavory row created by Shiv Sena MPs in Maharashtra Sadan and thereafter the furore over bad quality food being served in... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/shiv-sena-effect-top-caterers-itc-haldiram-now-to-feed-mps-in-parliament-canteen/1275451/
Warp meets weft

We buy our clothes from stores, but where do they come from? Take a look at India's fine textile tradition. You celebrate your birthday, special... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/kids/warp-meets-weft/article6267910.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Gopala Gopala to release for 2015 Pongal

The makers of Pawan Kalyan and Venkatesh starrer Gopala Gopala are planning to release the movie for Pongal 2015. The film has recently started its... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/telugu/movies/news/Gopala-Gopala-to-release-for-2015-Pongal/articleshow/38808438.cms
Ajith Plays Dad to Little Girl in Gautham Menon Film

A still from the location of new Ajith Gautham Menon film Gautham Menon official twitter page Ajith, who is currently working in Gautham Menon's... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/thala-55-ajith-plays-dad-little-girl-gautham-menon-film-604942
Making electricity accessible

BANGALORE: For the most part of their lives, a family living in Ejipura did not have access to electricity, making it hard for them to work... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/Making-electricity-accessible/2014/07/21/article2340446.ece

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