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Friday, December 04, 2020



Ravana effigy explodes in Batala during Dussehra event, video goes viral

October 27, 2020 11:02 am

The video of the function showed a group of people walking towards the effigy to ignite it, and as soon as they light up the idol near its leg, the firecrackers packed into the idols blasted into flames.

Flipkart Dusshera Specials sale: Here are the best deals on smartphones

October 23, 2020 10:23 am

Under Dusshera Special sales, Flipkart is all set to bring new deals with discounts on mobile phones from various brands.

Shiv Sena may hold virtual annual Dussehra rally

October 19, 2020 7:27 am

So far, the Sena’s annual Dussehra rally has not taken place only on two occasions. The first time was in 2006 when Mumbai witnessed heavy rainfall and then in 2009 when model code of conduct was in place due to the upcoming Assembly elections.

Mysore Dasara: Special buses, trains announced to ease travel for lakhs of passengers

October 02, 2019 4:27 pm

The special services offered by South Western Railway (SWR) and Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) is expected to aid lakhs of people who travel during the festive season.

Ravana effect: The man behind making the effigy

October 15, 2018 2:02 am

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

September 30, 2014 3:15 am

Religious committees want to invite as many VIPs as possible.

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

October 07, 2013 1:00 am

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

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

October 23, 2012 3:37 am

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

October 07, 2011 11:32 am

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

Price doesn’t steal gold’s glitter

October 05, 2011 2:27 am

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.