Kochi (Kerala), Oct 3 (IANS) Bechu Rehman, the prime accused in the Sabarimala priest assault incident in July, surrendered before the police here Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 03, 2006 7:23:25 PM
Kolkata/Mysore/New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) The mood ranged from sadness to joy across India Monday as the mother goddess Durga was bid a warm farewell, even as firecrackers marked the celebration of Dussehra, symbolising the victory of good over evil.
Monday, October 02, 2006 8:51:44 PM
Jaipur, Oct 2 (IANS) A 74-year-old man from Rajasthan suffering from pneumonia and blood infection ended his life Monday after four days of Santhara, the Jain practice of fasting unto death, following in the footsteps of a woman who passed away last week.
Monday, October 02, 2006 7:58:03 PM
Mysore, Oct 2 (IANS) The 10-day Mysore Dussehra festival concluded here Monday on a high note as the famous jamboo savari, or elephant procession, passed through the decorated streets of Karnataka's cultural capital with pomp and pageantry.
Monday, October 02, 2006 7:57:39 PM
Sambalpur (Orissa) Oct 2 (IANS) Mahatma Gandhi was worshipped as god by hundreds of people at an Orissa temple Monday as they lighted incense sticks, offered flowers and sang devotional songs before his idol.
Monday, October 02, 2006 5:06:19 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 2 (IANS) Bechu Rehman, alleged to be involved in the attack this year on thantri Kantaru Mohanaru of the famous Sabarimala temple, Monday said the entire episode was a drama enacted by the head priest himself.
Monday, October 02, 2006 4:34:04 PM
Kolkata, Oct 2 (IANS) A tinge of sadness filled the air in West Bengal as the four-day Durga Puja celebrations came to an end with the immersion of the splendid images of goddess Durga and her pantheon in the river Ganga and other water bodies across the state.
Monday, October 02, 2006 4:18:21 PM
Bhopal, Oct 2 (IANS) Strange are the myths in Hindu religion. While most people belonging to the community prefer burning the effigy of Ravana as a mark of `victory of good over evil', the 10-headed demon king is worshipped in two Madhya Pradesh districts.
Monday, October 02, 2006 4:17:21 PM
Lucknow, Oct 2 (IANS) Durga Puja and Dussehra may be Hindu festivals, but here the celebrations would be incomplete without Muslim participation.
Monday, October 02, 2006 10:14:19 AM
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday greeted people on the occasion of Dussehra.
Sunday, October 01, 2006 4:21:59 PM
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