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Maha 'Dahi handi' celebrations remain low-key

As many as 51 'Govindas' were injured in Mumbai on Saturday during Dahi Handi celebrations, marking the birth of Lord Krishna, which remained subdued in the wake of floods in western......

'Urdu writers don't want to get into trouble'

'They will talk about secularism, but communalism -- they just won't say there exists such a beast.''It's harmful for society to brush it under the carpet.''If we talk about secularism, we must......

Why Mayawati is wary of 'Ravan'

Mayawati has accused 'Ravan' of being a BJP agent who is dividing the scheduled castes.Ritwik Sharma reports from Saharanpur.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com The home of Chandrashekhar Azad......

1 dead, 150 injured in dahi handi celebrations in Mumbai

Even as dahi handi festival was celebrated with gaiety on Monday, one Govinda (reveller) died and 150 others injured in separate incidents in Mumbai and suburbs, the police said. IMAGE: Youngsters......

Pomp, 'dahi handi' and devotion: Nation celebrates Lord Krishna's birth

From Mumbai to Patna, the birth of Lord Krishna was rung in with religious fervour and gaiety across the country on Monday. President Ramnath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter......

GST is here! Please don't ask for gifts

As freebies/gift vouchers attract GST, retailers are opting for straight discounts this festive season, report Raghavendra Kamath and Arnab Dutta. Call it the goods and services tax effect. The......

This Ford has more on his mind than cars

'My great grandfather Henry Ford would have been very happy with the lifestyle I am leading and the things I believe in.' He's a servant of god. A temple builder. Manu Shah meets the Ford who......

How Arun Jain built his fortune with Polaris

After selling Polaris to Virtusa, Jain will focus on Intellect Design, play the role of mentor and angel investor, and pursue his interests in healthcare and education. Early this month, the Indian......

Gold surges to fresh high of Rs 28,540

Gold surged to a fresh all-time high of Rs 28,540 per 10 grams in the bullion market on Monday on sustained buying by stockists and investment-driven purchases fuelled by the bullish trend in......

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......

What was Shah Rukh doing at Bandra station?

Wherever the stars go, the cameras follow. Film promotions, events... film folk get snapped everywhere. So what were they doing this weekend? Let's find out.   Imagine bumping into Shah Rukh......

PIX: Shah Rukh celebrates Janmashtami

It's festivity time in the Khan home! Shah Rukh Khan celebrated Janmashtami at home this year. The superstar participated in the dahi handi ritual at Mannat, his seaside villa in Bandra, with his......

Farah, Sid Malhotra's adorable Janmashtami pix

Celebrating Janmashtami, Bollywood style. On Janmashtami, Bollywood gave us two adorable throwback pictures that really made our Monday.   Photograph: Kind courtesy Farah Khan/Instagram Farah......

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's son becomes Krishna

Little Yaani is cuteness overload! Nawazuddin Siddiqui couldn't hold back himself when he saw his two-year-old son dressed as Krishna on Janmashtami. For a school play, Yaani was dressed as Lord......

Watch: Hema Malini sings for special Janmashtami album

The Dream Girl has a beautiful voice as well! We have seen Hema Malini dance and fallen in love with her grace. Now, the veteran actress has launched a special devotional album for Janmashtami......

Spotted: Viswanathan Anand in Zurich

Reader Ujjaval Shelat sent us this photograph from Zurich. 'I met Viswanathan Anand at a chess event in Zurich. He accepted to pose for a picture,' writes Ujjaval. Thank you, Ujjaval, for......

Spotted: Ishant and Gambhir at Nottingham

Reader Shivanand B Patil sent us this picture from Nottingham. 'Can you beleive, me, my wife and kids crossing a traffic lights in Nottingham City (UK) and see two of our cricket stars coming......
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