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Holi 2019 Date: When is Holi in 2019?

Holi 2019 Date in India Calendar: A symbol of triumph of good over evil, Holi marks the onset of spring. This year, the festival of colours will be celebrated on March 20 and March 21.

‘80 per cent more women likely to travel this Diwali weekend’

Most women travellers are opting to visit domestic destinations like Delhi, Secunderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Allahabad, Patna, Mumbai and Nagpur among other cities.


Holi 2018! Highlights of celebrations from across India and world

Happy Holi 2018! This festival of colours, here's what happened in India and around the world as people came together to celebrate one of the country's iconic festivals.

In Mumbai, 11,000 traffic violation cases on day of Holi

According to figures released by the Mumbai Police, 4,417 motorists were held for riding two-wheelers without helmets, while challans were issued to 2,403 people violating speeding restrictions.

7 killed in accidents, 16 hurt in clashes on Holi in UP

Senior Superintendent of Police Joginder Kumar said stones were hurled on people participating in a Holi procession in Rampura-Kamanpur village. A police official and 10 others participating in the procession were injured.

WATCH: This video of Holi celebrations in Utah's ISKCON Temple is going viral – AGAIN!

Holi is one of the most cherished festivities in the world and now, a video of one such crazy celebration in the US is going viral. The stunning drone video shows hundreds of foreigners singing and dancing, sprinkling colours in the air and enjoying Holi in Utah.


Happy Holi 2018: Photos, Images, Wishes, Quotes, Messages, Greetings, SMS, Whatsapp And Facebook Status

Happy Holi! This festival of colours, while you will definitely be enjoying with family and friends, drinking, eating lots of gujiyas and halwa, gorging on puri subzi and listening to the latest in Holi Bollywood songs, why not kick things off early with these Holi images, photos, greetings and messages to send your loved ones.

Holi 2018: This Mumbai Chawl burnt Nirav Modi's effigy for Holika Dahan

"Nirav Modi should be brought back to India and all the money should be recovered from him. This is the only message that we wanted to give on Chhoti Holi in this Holika Dahan," Pratik Kale, who made the effigy of Nirav Modi in Mumbai said.

Happy Holi 2018: UP Police's stand against hooliganism with this Lathmar Holi reference is on point

As a series of shameful incidents on hooliganism faced by women during Holi has come to light, the powerful campaign #HolinotHooliganism launched by Uttar Pradesh's Police force has set a gentle reminder to steer clear of trouble.

Happy Holi: Priyanka Chopra, Akshay Kumar, Alia Bhatt wish their fans a colour-filled day

Bollywood celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Akshay Kumar, and Alia Bhatt took to social media site Twitter to wish their admirers a fun-filled Holi on the special day.

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Holi 2018: Stunning photos of how India celebrated the festival of colours

Holi revolves around smearing colours on each others’ faces, splashing people with coloured water, heartily indulging in sweet delicacies and making merry. Here are some photos of Holi celebrations from across India, Nepal and Pakistan.

Holi 2018: Rabindra Bharati University students usher in the festival with colour

Holi, a festival of colours, is celebrated every year with much fervour and gusto. In schools and colleges, students celebrate this day by smearing colours on each other, drinking thandai and dancing to songs. A similar picture was noticed in the Rabindra Bharati University campus, Kolkata, days ahead of Holi, which falls on March 2.


30+ easy and amazing rangoli designs for today

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.

Top Frames: Brussels suicide attacks; Vrindavan widows celebrate Holi

Injured people are seen at the scene of explosions at Zaventem airport near Brussels; Widows daubed in colours dance as they take part in the Holi celebrations organised at a temple at Vrindavan in Uttar Pradesh.

Abhishek, Aishwarya, Priyanka, Arjun, Varun celebrate Holi

Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Priyanka Chopra, Arjun Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Sangeeta Bijlani celebrated Holi with their family and friends/ All the celebs were smeared in colours, danced to the beats of desi dhol, enjoyed delicious sweets.

Pakistan smeared in the colours of Holi

Holi marks the beginning of spring and the triumph of good over evil.


Here is how Sanjay Dutt's kids, Govinda's family and Esha Deol celebrated Holi

Sanjay Dutt's twins Shahraan and Iqra played Holi with each other, meanwhile, Govinda celebrated the festival of colours with his wife Sunita Ahuja, daughter Tina and son Yashvardhan. They were also joined by Esha Deol and her husband Bharat Takhtani. Here is a look at their Holi pictures.

With colours and flower petals, Vrindavan widows break taboo and play Holi

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav gave "holi gift" to Vridavan widows by announcing a number of facilities for them including RO water purifying system and solar power plant.

Holi hai! Across party lines, politicians celebrate festival of colours

See how leaders and politicians across India celebrated Holi.

Happy Holi 2016: How India is celebrating the festival of colours

The common thread in all this is — colours, happiness and a joyous welcome of Spring.

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Celebrity Chef Ranveer Brar Meets Up for Sweet-Tooth Conversations

Chef Ranveer Brar takes you through his journey of discovering the Thandai Badam, Kesar Pista Badam and Rose Badam flavors, why these flavors are so relatable to Indians and what emotions/ memories do they evoke.