November 27, 2019 8:36 am
Air quality on Diwali deteriorated significantly in Delhi, Lucknow, Agra, and Kolkata. While it deteriorated in Bengaluru too, the latter remained the least polluted among these cities.
October 30, 2019 1:15 pm
This Diwali, the air quality plummeted to ‘very poor’ category. The air quality was at its worst in the three years since 2017.
October 29, 2019 5:54 am
On October 26, Rs 31.16 lakh fine was recovered and 6226 passengers were challaned for travelling without ticket or improper tickets.
October 29, 2019 1:47 pm
The district police did not register a single case of burning firecrackers after the permissible time limit. However, the crackers were burst till early morning at several places.
October 29, 2019 5:32 am
In 2018, 301 challans were issued for 362 traffic offenses on the Diwali day. Out of this, 54 vehicles were challaned for wrong parking.
October 29, 2019 4:55 am
Police have arrested two people in this connection. According to police, both victims received injuries on their neck and face.
October 29, 2019 4:41 am
Beauty Kumari, who suffered an injury to her right eye, was brought to PGIMER on Sunday night, and was operated on at the department of ophthalmology (eye) on Monday.
October 29, 2019 4:40 am
Police said 10 out of 13 FIRs were registered against unknown persons because when police parties rushed to the spot, users of firecrackers had escaped.
October 29, 2019 4:41 am
Despite restrictions on the bursting the crackers and awareness campaigns not to use crackers, PM 2.5 and PM 10 level — particulate matter — was double than what it was last Diwali.
October 28, 2019 5:17 pm
Earlier this month, a High Court order had banned animal sacrifice in temples of the state.
November 08, 2019 12:14 pm
Dev Deepawali falls on the full moon of the Hindu month of Kartika and takes place 15 days after Diwali.
October 26, 2019 7:27 pm
Happy Diwali 2019 Wishes Images, Pics, Photos, Wallpapers, Quotes, Status: The countdown for the festival of lights has begun. Today is Choti Diwali, or ‘Naraka Chaturdashi’. As per Hindu beliefs, it is the day before Diwali, when a powerful demon named Narakasura was killed by Goddess Kali. On this joyous occasion, therefore, here’s a gallery of good vibes and wishes for you and your loved ones.
October 23, 2019 10:03 am
While the cost of making diyas has gone up, the demand for these earthen lamps spikes during Diwali when people prefer to light up their homes with diyas, candles and electric lights.
November 08, 2018 9:50 am
Diwali, the festival of lights, is one of the most celebrated occasions in India. Also known as Deepawali/Deepavali, it is observed across the country in the autumn season, and by Hindus world-wide. This year, Diwali falls on November 6 and 7
October 19, 2017 1:26 pm
Diwali celebration include lighting diyas, eating lots of sweets, doing pujas, wearing new clothes and more. The occasion is a great time to spread with your loved ones. However, if some of your friends and family are away, here’s a collection messages that you can send to wish them a very happy Deepavali!
October 20, 2017 12:20 pm
Diwali 2017: The most celebrated festival of India depicting lights as the embodiment of positivity and optimism falls in October this year. Here is how people are celebrating across India.
October 17, 2017 8:30 pm
Choti Diwali is celebrated the day before the main festival of Diwali. On this festive occasion, here's a collection photo greetings you could send across to your family and loved ones and wish them happiness on this day.
March 01, 2018 7:20 pm
Rangolis are made in homes across India and they add a pop of colour to all festivals, be it Holi or Diwali. Here are 30 rangoli designs to inspire you to get creative this festive season. Take a look.
October 15, 2017 2:59 pm
This Diwali and Bhai Dooj, Shilpa Shetty, Karisma Kapoor, Aditi Rao Hydari, Esha Gupta, et al, show us how to ace the fusion fashion look with these tries and tested outfits. See pictures to get keep your fashion game strong this festive season.
October 19, 2017 3:34 pm
Diwali Rangoli's are made in homes across India. Here are 15 designs to inspire you to get creative this Deepavali.
November 14, 2018 8:37 am
A look at the Air Quality Index during the week after Diwali in Delhi shows the amount of damage firecrackers have done with a little input from stubble burning in Punjab.
November 12, 2018 9:37 am
Two years on, The Indian Express learns that RBI did not approve of demonetisation and more about the week’s top stories in Express Eye for Detail episode 12.
October 23, 2018 3:20 pm
The Supreme Court has put a partial ban on firecrackers and asked central and state pollution boards to monitor air quality a week before and after Diwali. Here’s what the court said.