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Stampede during <strong>Chhath</strong> <strong>Puja</strong> <strong>celebration</strong> in Patna, 18 dead

Stampede during Chhath Puja celebration in Patna, 18 dead

19 Nov 2012

At least 18 people, including children and women, mostly devotees, were killed and several others were injured in a stampede during Chhath festival celebrations in Patna on Monday evening, police said.

Stampede at Chath Puja,   Chath ghat,   Chath Puja,   Adalat Ganj,   Chath Puja celebration,   River Ganga,   Chath Puja in Patna,   Chath ghat in Patna,   bamboo bridge,   Lalu Prasad Yadav,   Ram Kripal Yadav,  
Devotees blame poor arrangement at <strong>Chhath</strong> ghat for stampede

Devotees blame poor arrangement at Chhath ghat for stampede

20 Nov 2012

Chhath devotees, who are still under a shock following the stampede at Adalat Ganj ghat on the bank of the Ganges in Patna which caused 17 deaths on Monday evening, blamed the district administration for "poor arrangement" which caused the incident.

Stampede at Chhath Puja,   Chhath ghat,   Chhath Puja,   Adalat Ganj,   Chhath Puja celebration,   Chhath Puja in Patna,   Patna devotees,  
<strong>Chhath</strong> <strong>Puja</strong> begins in Bihar

Chhath Puja begins in Bihar

27 Oct 2014

Patna: Thousands of devotees Monday took a dip in rivers, ponds and makeshift water bodies, offering prayers to the Sun and with this the-four day Chhath Puja started in Bihar.

Chhath Puja,   Bihar,   Prayers to Sun,   Argya,  
Nitish Kumar questions NDA's <strong>celebration</strong> of one year in office

Nitish Kumar questions NDA's celebration of one year in office

28 May 2015

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government is celebrating its one year in office only on the basis of promises made to the people without allocating funds.

Nitish Kumar,   NDA government,   Bihar Chief Minister,   Bihar,   Narendra Modi,   PM Modi,   Modi government,   latest states news,  
Inter Milan midfielder Hernanes explains defiant <strong>celebration</strong>

Inter Milan midfielder Hernanes explains defiant celebration

11 May 2015

MILAN: Inter Milan midfielder Hernanes said he could not resist a provocative celebration aimed at Lazio's president after he scored both goals in a 2-1 win away to his former club.

Inter Milan FC,   Madrid,   Hernanes,   Lazio president Claudio Lotito,   latest sports news,  
 Madhuri Dixit birthday <strong>celebration</strong> with 'save girl child' message

Madhuri Dixit birthday celebration with 'save girl child' message

16 May 2015

Jamshedpur: A 45-year-old 'chat' shop owner, who is an ardent followers of actor Madhuri Dixit, celebrated her 48th birthday here on Friday by spreading the message: "Save the girl child".

Madhuri Dixit birthday,   Madhuri Dixit,   Jamshedpur,   Save the girl child message,   Latest entertainment news,  
Sridevi performs <strong>puja</strong> for daughter at Kalahasti temple

Sridevi performs puja for daughter at Kalahasti temple

02 May 2015

Kalahasti (Andhra): Veteran actress Sridevi has performed special prayers for her elder daughter Jhanvi Kapoor at the Sri Kalahasti temple here.

Sridevi,   Sridevi daughter,   Jhanvi Kapoor,   Veteran actress,   Sri Kalahasti temple,   Kalahasti,   latest entertainment news,  
A musical <strong>celebration</strong> of Karnataka

A musical celebration of Karnataka

09 Apr 2015

New Delhi: Glimpses of palaces, forts and dargahs of the Bahmani Sultans of Bijapur, Bidar and Gulbarga through visuals, poetry, music and songs by famed court singer of the Nizam of Hyderabad, Pandit Vithal Rao was the highlight of a musical evening here.

Karnataka,   musical celebration,   Sufi kalam,   cultural heritage,   ghazal maestro,  
Sonagachi sex workers denied bigger Durga <strong>puja</strong> <strong>celebration</strong>

Sonagachi sex workers denied bigger Durga puja celebration

15 Sep 2014

Kolkata: Sex workers in West Bengal's Sonagachi area, said to be the largest red light area in Asia, are a disappointed lot on being denied permission to scale up their Durga Puja festivities this year, a spokesperson of Durbar Mahila Samanwaya Samiti (DMSS) said on Monday.

Sonagachi,   sex workers,   Durga Puja,   brothels,   prostitutes,   red light area,  
Bihar: <strong>Chhath</strong> begins as millions take a holy dip

Bihar: Chhath begins as millions take a holy dip

06 Nov 2013

Patna: Millions of devotees, particularly women, took a holy dip in rivers, ponds and other water bodies in Bihar on Wednesday as the four-day Chhath festival began amidst tight security.

Chhath,   nahai-khai,   Chhath celebration,   Chhath rituals,   Bihar Chief Minister,   Nitish Kumar,   Chhath puja,  

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