Dusshera News

Ravana effect: The man behind making the effigy

The ‘tallest’ Dussehra effigy took five months to construct and cost its maker a bomb. It will go up in smoke in less than 15 minutes. So what does the man behind it get out of this extravaganza? HINA ROHTAKI finds out

Show of political clout at Ramlila

Religious committees want to invite as many VIPs as possible.


Bagga family’s three generations have played ‘lead role’ in Ramlilas

The members of the Bagga family known for playing Rama in the Ramlilas.

Despite being less profitable,effigy makers consider it a stress-buster

Squinting their eyes to shield the sun,the expert are hard at work to give final touches to their creations.

Teenager falls to death while watching Ramlila

Boy climbed on water tank,where he came in contact with an electric wire and fell down.

Price doesn’t steal gold’s glitter

The yellow metal may have had to grapple with price fluctuations over the past fortnight,but with Dusshera round the corner,the city stores are fast filling up with eager buyers.


Making of the Super Warriors

Pradeep Kumar Sharma,a moneylender by profession,has an enormous moustache glued on to his face.

Ramayana - The Epic picks a Dusshera release

Chetan Desai's Ramayana - The Epic has a stellar cast of Manoj Bajpai,Juhi Chawla and Ashutosh Rana.