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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,  
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,  
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,  
Heavy cancellation from Kolkata for Kashmir tours

Heavy cancellation from Kolkata for Kashmir tours

10 Sep 2014

Kolkata: Thousands of tourists who had planned their Durga Puja vacation in the Kashmir Valley next month are now rushing to cancel their trips due to the devastating floods in the state.

Kolkata tourist,   J&K flood,   Jammu flood,   Durga Puja vacation,   Tourist destination,   Kashmir valley ,  
'Daawat-e-Ishq' <strong>celebration</strong> of love and food: Parineeti Chopra

'Daawat-e-Ishq' celebration of love and food: Parineeti Chopra

05 Sep 2014

Mumbai: Gastronomic love stories are a rarity in Bollywood and ‘Daawat-e-Ishq’ is one of those rare films on the subject and the film's lead actress Parineeti Chopra says the movie is all about celebration of food and love.

Daawat-e-Ishq,   Parineeti Chopra,   Anupam Kher,   Aditya Roy Kapoor,   Habib Faisal,  
Kolkata: Kumartuli hit by labour shortage prior to Durga <strong>Puja</strong>

Kolkata: Kumartuli hit by labour shortage prior to Durga Puja

03 Sep 2014

Kolkata: With less than a month left for Bengal's greatest festival Durga Puja, artisans at Kumartuli in north Kolkata, the hub of idol-makers, are struggling to finish their assignments because of a labour shortage.

Kolkata,   Durga Puja,   Kumartuli artisans,   Idol-makers,   Kumartuli Mritshilpi Sanskritik Samiti,   Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act,   Viswakarma Puja,  
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,  
Durga <strong>Puja</strong> pandals to host Indian Idol Junior auditions

Durga Puja pandals to host Indian Idol Junior auditions

30 Aug 2014

Kolkata: Durga Puja pandals will turn into a stage to audition for the Indian Idol Junior television show as the Indian Idol Academy is tying up with Durga Puja committees in Kolkata.

Durga Puja,   Indian Idol Junior,   auditions,   television,   Indian Idol Academy,   Indian Idol,  
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,  
70,000 people attend Europe's biggest Janmashtami <strong>celebration</strong>

70,000 people attend Europe's biggest Janmashtami celebration

18 Aug 2014

London: An estimated 70,000 people from all over UK visited the Bhaktivedanta Manor Hare Krishna Temple in Watford for Europe's biggest and most spectacular Janmashtami festival, celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna.

Janmashtami celebration,   Lord Krishna,   Janmashtami,   Indian festival,   UK,  

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