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Ill-health keeps Lata away from 85th birthday <strong>celebration</strong>

Ill-health keeps Lata away from 85th birthday celebration

29 Sep 2014

Mumbai: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, who turned 85 Sunday, skipped her birthday celebrations as she was not well.

Lata Mangeshkar,   Sachin Tendulkar,   Usha Mangeshkar,   Hridaynath Mangeshkar,   birthday celebrations,  
Durga <strong>Puja</strong> tourists welcomed with 'Respect Women' messages

Durga Puja tourists welcomed with 'Respect Women' messages

27 Sep 2014

Kolkata: In a bid to make women travelers feel at ease, tourists landing at the Kolkata airport during the Durga Puja festival are being welcomed with the message of 'Respect Women'.

Durga Puja,   Respect women,   Kolkata,   World Tourism Day,   TAFI,   ,  
Massive cancellation of Kashmir bookings during <strong>puja</strong> holidays

Massive cancellation of Kashmir bookings during puja holidays

27 Sep 2014

Kolkata: There has been a massive cancellation of packaged tours for Kashmir, which are usually in great demand  in West Bengal in the festive season, in the wake of the devastating floods in the Valley.

Kashmir floods,   J&K floods,   Kashmir tourism,   Kashmir package cancellation,   South India,  
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,  
I visit Kolkata during Durga <strong>Puja</strong>: Vidya

I visit Kolkata during Durga Puja: Vidya

26 Sep 2014

Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan, who considers Kolkata as her second home, said she makes it to the city every Durga Puja.

Durga Puja,   Vidya Balan,   Kahaani,   Parineeta,   The Dirty Picture,   Mahalaya,  
100-year-old Durga <strong>Puja</strong> songs to be digitised

100-year-old Durga Puja songs to be digitised

25 Sep 2014

Kolkata: Breaking away from the trend of Bollywood numbers and rock hits playing during the festive season, enthusiasts here are trying to preserve age-old devotional songs reminiscent of occasions like Durga Puja by digitising century-old recordings, a process spanning next three to four months.

100-year-old Durga Puja,   Durga Puja,   100-year-old Durga Puja Songs,   digitize 100-year-old Durga Puja,  
Unique '3D' Durga <strong>Puja</strong> in Kolkata pandal

Unique '3D' Durga Puja in Kolkata pandal

24 Sep 2014

Kolkata: Art and technology have mingled in this year's Durga Puja festival to present a unique 3D digital image of Goddess Durga at a pandal in the city. The 'unique' image measuring 6x14 ft will be hosted in the Jodhpur Park puja pandal which is known for its innovation.

Durga Puja,   Durja Pandal,   Navratra,   Kolkata,   3D pandal,   Goddess Durga,  
Kakodkar rues low-key <strong>celebration</strong> of Bhaskaracharya's work

Kakodkar rues low-key celebration of Bhaskaracharya's work

19 Sep 2014

Thane: Noted nuclear scientist Anil Kakodkar on Thursday said the 900th birth anniversary of renowned mathematician and astronomer Bhaskaracharya should have been celebrated on a grand scale at the national level.

Kakodkar,   low-key celebration,   Bhaskaracharya's work,   scientists,   Anil Kakodkar,  
Movie Review: 'Daawat-e-Ishq' <strong>celebration</strong> of love and food

Movie Review: 'Daawat-e-Ishq' celebration of love and food

18 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Gastronomic love stories are a rarity in Bollywood and ‘Daawat-e Ishq’ is one of those rare films on the subject. Starring Parineeti Chopra and Aditya Roy Kapoor ‘Daawat-e Ishq’ serve a tempting recipe of love, crush, and romance. Donning the director’s hat Habib Faisal has seasoned the film with ingredients of love and has served to its audience a romantic saga revolving around food.

Movie Review Daawat-e-Ishq,   Daawat-e-Ishq,   Aditya Roy Kapur,   Parineeti Chopra,   Anupam Kher,   Karan Wahi,   Sumit Gaddi,  
Al-Qaeda trying to enter Assam: Tarun Gogoi

Al-Qaeda trying to enter Assam: Tarun Gogoi

20 Sep 2014

Guwahati: Days after al-Qaeda issued a video threatening to carry out its campaign in India, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday said the terror group is trying to set up base in the state and had "tacit understanding" with ULFA.

Guwahati,   Al-Qaeda,   Al-Qaeda India,   Assam Chief Minister,   Tarun Gogoi,   ULFA,   Durga puja,   Intelligence agencies,  

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