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Why elections mean NOTHING to these Vrindavan widows

Most of them have been abandoned by their families but the over 10,000 widows in this city of Lord Krishna have also been abandoned by the country's electoral process as they do not have voting......

In PHOTOS: Vrindavan widows' 'Rang Barse' moment

Shunning the shackles of social stigma, about 1,000 widows, played Holi with colours and gulal at Meera Sahabhagini Ashram in Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh.  It was for the first time that the......

This is how they play Holi in Vrindavan

They say if you really need to get a feel of vibrant India, head to Vrindavan during Holi. In Vrindavan -- the seat of the much-revered Krishna Leela and the cradle of the sonorous, secular cult of......

A ray of Vrindavan sun lights up Kolkata's rainy Pujo

Once, their presence at an auspicious ceremony was unimaginable as they were believed to bring bad luck to the festivities. Today, thanks to an NGO and some Durga Puja organisers in Kolkata, widows......

Colours of freedom! It's a Holi for widows in Vrindavan

Breaking the shackles of tradition, hundreds of widows played Holi with gulal and flowers in the land of Lord Krishna. Around 800 widows participated in the festivities in ashrams of Vrindavan in......

This Janmashtami, hi-tech flute for Lord Krishna

The lyrical sound of the flute, often associated with Vrindavan, Lord Krishna and his numerous gopis, can also fill up auditoriums and big music halls without distorting its charming musical......

Euro-IV petrol, diesel in 50 more cities by March 2015

The government will extend supply of Euro-IV grade petrol and diesel to 50 more cities by March next year in an attempt to cut vehicular pollution in major towns.    Presently,......

Holi weekend splash for travel companies

An extended weekend is on the cards this week owing to Holi and that has given the leading travel portals and tour operators a lot to cheer about. To make the most of this opportunity, travel......

'Ajit Singh wants airport near his village'

Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh has written a letter to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav asking him to send a team of experts to Muthura to set up an international airport there, as......

Government ready for talks with Air India pilots

Ajit Singh, Minister for Civil Aviation has asked the striking pilots of Air India to restore the conditions before going on illegal strike in order to press for their demands.He told rediff.com......

Scuffle between journos and Oprah's guards at Vrindavan

On her maiden trip to India, American talk show queen Oprah Winfrey's visit to the holy town of Vrindavan in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, on January 19was marred when her bodyguards were involved in a......

Bollywood cinematographer shoots Steve Jobs biopic

In what must rank as a rare honour for Bollywood’s well-known (DOP) Director Of Photography, Aseem Bajaj -- who has worked in movies like Chameli, Gol Maal Fun Unlimited and Son Of......

Special: Excerpts from Mohammed Rafi's life

Iconic singer Mohammed Rafi would have been 88 today, had he been alive. On his birth anniversary on December 24, we present excerpts from the book written by his daughter-in-law Yasmin K......

'I'll wear a sari to the Oscars'

Unrecognisable in stiff short hair, a western pant-shirt-overshirt ensemble, Seema Biswas looks nothing like audiences are used to seeing her. She tells Sonia Chopraabout her award-winning......

Gautam Ghosh-Scapgnini tie-up

Bengali director Gautam Ghosh will soon direct the first Indo-Italian co-production based on the first novel of a well-known Italian producer Sergio Scapagnini. The film Story Of Lala will go on......
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Damodar Biswal
Q. Between Vrindaban n Dwaraka........... which is more favoured destination for Sri Krishna Devotees ?
Damodar Biswal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/between-vrindaban-n-dwaraka...........-which-is-more-favoure/27311826/answers/

Pooja Donawat
Q. Bhagvan Shri Krishna ka....Gokul, Brij , Mathura, BaraSana and Vrindavan se kya nata hai........??
Pooja Donawat:  A. Vrindavan more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/bhagvan-shri-krishna-ka....gokul-brij--mathura-barasana-and-/27216300/answers/27311831

Shubham Dwivedi
Q. from where Dandiya and Garba have been originated?
Shubham Dwivedi:  A. First can I change this question to " Gokul, Brij, Mathura, Barsana and Vrindavan ka Bhagwan Shri Krishna se kya nata hai? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/from-where-dandiya-and-garba-have-been-originated/26531497/answers/27216337

tanuja
Q. What is Brindavan and why the name was used?
Tanuja:  A. vrindavan more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-brindavan-and-why-the-name-was-used/26302782/answers/26531527

propertyplaza
Q. what is price in 2 BHK Omaxe eternity Vrindavan ?
Propertyplaza:  A. It is derived from Vrindavan. Vrind is group and Van is Forest. Brindavan or Vrindavan is the site of an ancient forest which is the region where,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-price-in-2-bhk-omaxe-eternity-vrindavan-/26015321/answers/26302792

  Web results for Vrindavan
Engineer's body found

The body of a civil engineer was found on Tuesday near his house at Vrindavan Colony under Phulwarisharif police station area. ...

http://timesofindia.feedsportal.com/c/33039/f/533986/s/3cc22b13/sc/8/l/0Ltimesofindia0Bindiatimes0N0Ccity0Cpatna0CEngineers0Ebody0Efound0Carticleshow0C388825630Bcms/story01.htm
Politics of life and death

Strange are the ways of the State. It has vested itself with the right to take away a life but refuses its citizens the autonomy to die. Call it... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/column-politics-of-life-and-death-2004449
Cong

The Congress today suggested some innovative ideas to the government for improving services of the Railways and its battered coffers.... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/politics/railways-could-generate-funds-through-ads-on-exterior-of-coaches-cong-114072100917_1.html
Blackstone's economic net income soars 89% in Q2, AUM rises to $... Info Edge eyes up to $125M via QIP, may buy firms to boost property... Nikesh Arora quits Google to join SoftBank

World's largest alternative assets management firm Blackstone recorded its best ever second quarter and first half performance in terms of economic... ...

http://www.vccircle.com/news/alternative-investment/2014/07/18/blackstones-economic-net-income-soars-89-q2-aum-rises-279b
IITM atmosphere vitiated, but Union ministry decides to wait

Chabbi Bardhan had last week moved an anticipatory bail plea in the court of special judge DM Deshmukh. Despite a CBI raid at the Indian Institute... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/pune/iitm-atmosphere-vitiated-but-union-ministry-decides-to-wait/

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