With most people opting for private aggregators over government buses, the fares have risen drastically. Most aggregators are charging over Rs 1500 as minimum fare, exclusive of taxes, for a one-way ticket.
A Place on the table: Even as we welcome the gods and make our peace with fasting and feasting during Karva Chauth, Dusshera, and Diwali, all the way till Guru Purab, Christmas, and Lohri, there’s an unmatched celebration of colour, food and festivity.
“Ideally, the officials here are not supposed to accept such gifts during any festivals. But sometimes, such activities do take place so this was just to give a reminder to the public and the officials that it is not acceptable to accept gifts from people,” Arora said.
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
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.
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!
Rangoli designs: Rangoli is a very popular folk art that has several religious connotations across the expanse of India. Diwali is one such occasion when families across the country deck up their homes with various rangoli designs. Here are 10 to start you off.
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.
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.
A 2007 study, ‘Recreational Atmospheric Pollution Episodes: Inhalable Metalliferous Particles from Firework Displays’, published in Atmospheric Environment, had found that children are particular susceptible to pollution caused by firecrackers.
Diwali spells love, laughter and happiness. But another thing that's synonymous with this festival are spruced-up, beautiful homes? If you have always been at a loss on how to do up your place then, take inspiration from these DIY tricks. You won't be disappointed.