Hyderabad, Jan 13 (IANS) The three-day Makar Sankranti, the Telugu harvest festival, began Sunday with people setting bonfires on the streets with agricultural and household waste to mark 'Bhogi'.
Sunday, January 13, 2013 1:40:02 PM
Shimla, Jan 13 (IANS) Tens of thousands of Hindus Sunday took a holy dip in rivers in Himachal Pradesh on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.
Sunday, January 13, 2013 12:50:10 PM
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Few know about Indira Niwas, a ramshackle two-storeyed chawl almost a century old, precariously standing on a busy main road in the Kurla suburb of northeast Mumbai.
Sunday, January 13, 2013 10:04:02 AM
Bangalore, Jan 12 (IANS) Academics from India and five other countries Saturday stressed on link between science, spirituality and mental health to help mankind cope with increasing pressures of modern life.
Saturday, January 12, 2013 10:50:01 PM
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Nearly five lakh devotees participated in the Lord Jagannath rath (chariot) yatra in south Mumbai, the ISKCON Girgaum Chowpatty that orgganised the event said here Saturday.
Saturday, January 12, 2013 5:38:05 PM
Hyderabad, Jan 11 (IANS) The world needs another "spring of Islam" to bring it out of the darkness and remove the ills plaguing it in all spheres of life, said Jamaat-e-Islami Hind president Moulana Jalaluddin Umri.
Friday, January 11, 2013 6:00:03 PM
Lucknow, Jan 7 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama is likely to attend the Kumbh Mela starting in the Sangam city of Allahabad Jan 14, officials said Monday.
Monday, January 07, 2013 3:46:02 PM
Patna, Jan 5 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama Saturday inaugurated a three-day international Buddhist convention at Buddha Smriti Park in the heart of the Bihar capital, officials said.
Saturday, January 05, 2013 2:00:41 PM
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Activists of animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)-India will Monday stage a protest in the capital against bull fights held in Tamil Nadu as part of Pongal celebrations.
Friday, January 04, 2013 6:22:15 PM
Lucknow, Jan 4 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh State Roadways Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) will mobilize around 6,000 additional buses to facilitate hassle-free travel of pilgrims to the Kumbh Mela that begins at Allahabad Jan 14, officials said Friday.
Friday, January 04, 2013 3:18:29 PM
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