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'Aastha' to drive a tenth of India to Maha Kumbh Mela

Maha Kumbh Mela, that began at Sangam in Allahabad on the Makar Sankranti day on Monday, is expected to attract nearly 11 crore people, setting a new record for world's largest gathering. Sharat......

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......

PHOTOS: Devotees throng Gangasagar on Makar Sankranti

Over eight lakh devotees from all over the country have so far taken the holy dip in the Ganges on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti on Sunday, officials said. The devotees, including......

A festival of thanksgiving

One of the cheerier dates of the long, cold winter months is the Hindu festival of Sankranti -- or Makar Sankranti. Celebrated on January 14, itfalls somewhere between the two very popular......

Paswan all set to align with BJP again

Coming full circle, Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party, which left the National Democratic Alliance in 2002, is all set to align with in Bihar for Lok Sabha polls, giving a jolt to Congress'......

Air Deccan to release Rs 7 tickets

Air Deccan, as part of 'Makar Sankranti' bonanza, has announced the release of300,000 tickets at Rs 7 (plus taxes) available for travel in February and March 2007 across all sectors. The booking......

Nearly 500 US cos keen to participate in Vibrant Gujarat 2015

As many as eight nations are participating in Gujarat government's flagship biennial event With US participating for the first time in Gujarat government's flagship investment event, around 500......

How social networking is becoming real-time feedback tool

In a world where reaching out for help either means a recorded message stating how important the consumer is followed by a list of numerical choices or a webpage where "help" diverts to an index......

Gujarat is growing fast, and for a good reason

Gujarat has been in the news for three reasons this month. The first is, of course, the Vibrant Gujarat investment festival coinciding with the Makar Sankranti season in the state. With the......

From tech whizkids to top restaurateurs

Gaurav Jain and Pallavi Gupta were techies working in Bengaluru before they turned entrepreneurs. Mast Kalandar, the chain of restaurants they started in 2005, now has 18 outlets and they plan to......

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:......

Watch out for these Kannada Sankranti releases

There were no Kannada film releases on the first Friday in the New Year 2013. Film producers and distributors of big films have postponed their releases, thus leaving small and medium budget films......

Two Telugu films to release this Sankranti

Filmmakers find Sankranthi a good time to release films as there are holidays on account of the festival. Two Telugu films, Naayak and Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu, release on January 9 and......

Watch out for Mahesh Babu this Sankranti

After the super-successful Pokiri in 2006, director Puri Jagannadh teams up yet again with the dashing Mahesh Babu in The Businessman (which comes with the tagline: 'Guns Don't Need Agreements').......

Darshan is the Boss!

Shruti Indira Lakshminarayana reviews the Kannada movie, Boss. Post YOUR reviews here!This Sankranti, it's double dhamaka for Darshan fans. The actor plays a double role in Boss, a pakka masala......

Sania-Vesnina win Indian Wells doubles

Sania Mirza and Elena Vesnina of Russia clinched their first title in just their third WTA event as a team, lifting the BNP Paribas Open women's doubles trophy after upstaging Bethanie Mattek-Sands......

Images: Robben steals the show at Old Trafford

Arjen Robben ripped up Wayne Rooney's script, when the Dutchman's sublime late volley swept Bayern Munich into the Champions League semi-finals and Manchester United to European oblivion. Rooney,......
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Q. Where was Swami Vivekananda born?
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Q. What is that day called when sun transits from one rashi to another?
Sanjay:  A. Swami Vivekananda was born in an aristocratic Kayastha family of Calcutta in one thousand, eight hundred and sixty-three ', Swami Vivekananda was...... more

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Q. Gudi Padwa, Ram Navami, Hanuman Jayanti, Narali Pournima, Mangala Gaur, Janmashtami, Ganeshotsav, Kojagiri, Diwali, Khandoba Festival (Champa Shashthi), Makar Sankranti, Shivaratri and Holi, of these which festivql you like most ?
Jameel Ahmed:  A. Sankranti more

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Orders removal of statues, flexis from public spaces

HYDERABAD: Stating that sycophants are having a field day everywhere by erecting statues, massive cut-outs, flexis and banners of political leaders... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/hyderabad/HC-fumes-at-sycophants-Orders-removal-of-statues-flexis-from-public-spaces/articleshow/45655914.cms
B Tech student K Parameswara Rao was coming home in January

Parameswara Rao's relatives mourn in K. Kotapadu of Vizag district on Friday. — DC Visakhapatnam: Parents and relatives of 20 year old Kaki... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141227/nation-education/article/b-tech-student-k-parameswara-rao-was-coming-home-january
Specials to Bangalore, Chennai needed

Comment · print · T T T+· T- There is no originating train from Visakhapatnam to Bangalore and the East Coast Railway (ECoR)... ...

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APSRTC unveils Sankranti special services to different parts

Comments December 25, 2014 - Hyderabad With a view to meet the people's demand for travelling during Sankranti, APSRTC has been introducing 5,560... ...

http://www.andhranews.net/State/2014/APSRTC-1884.htm
Astrologers see good omen in kharmaas

Ranchi: A section of the state BJP leadership is worried over government formation in the month of Pausha, considered 'kharmaas' (inauspicious) by... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ranchi/Astrologers-see-good-omen-in-kharmaas/articleshow/45643553.cms

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