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Facebook post ended up burning a town and landed two boys in jail in Jharkhand

Two boys are under arrest for allegedly hurting religious sentiments, a non-bailable and non-compoundable offence, besides being charged under the Information Technology Act.

Bookings and orders galore for city’s bhajan singers

It’s that time of the year when devotees of Goddess Durga involve themselves in soulful bhajans and kirtans. Professional kirtankars and bhajan singers are packed with orders of back-to-back performances for Mata Ki Chowki that are being organised in various parts of the city by individuals and groups. Jai Mata Di Jagran Mandal not only […]


Bhajans to Dhating Naach

Singer Neha Kakkar,who has set many a foot tapping with peppy numbers,will perform in the city over the weekend.

Food for the Soul

Durga Puja brings authentic flavours of Bengal to various pandals across the city.

Riots in Faizabad,curfew imposed

Curfew was imposed in parts of Faizabad town Thursday morning after about 15 shops and some vehicles were burnt in rioting which broke out during a procession carrying idol

One festival,many hues

Women apply vermilion on each other during sindoor khela,observed on the last day of Durga Puja.


Prayers offered to Goddess Durga during Navratri festival

A large number of devotees thronged the Saptshrungi Devigarh at Nanduri.

Toeing the Line

Danseuse Veena Murthy Vijay is reviving figure dancing performed in ancient temples of south India

Festive season: Animal sacrifice on rise in Assam

While 32 buffaloes were sacrificed and their severed heads placed at the altar of the goddess of shakti,two animals were let off after the ceremonial puja.

Planned work ensures cleaner immersion

In a pleasant break from the past,the immersion of Goddess Durga in the Hoogly River has turned out to be a well-managed affair.