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.
31 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Nandish Sandhu, who was last seen in the daily soap ‘Uttaran’, is reported to have become more than just friends with ‘Mickey Virus’ actress Puja Gupta. The duo will be seen in the second season of Welcome- Baazi Mehman Nawaazi Ki.
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.
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.
07 Nov 2013
Patna: Airports, railway stations and bus terminuses have been packed with milling crowds as hundreds of thousands of migrants from Bihar, who work all over the country and abroad, have returned to their homes in Bihar to celebrate and infuse "new life" to the four-day Chhath festival, the state's biggest community celebration.
24 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Several stars including Hrithik Roshan, Sushmita Sen and Amitabh Bachchan marked their prescense at producer Vashu Bhagnani's silver jubilee celebration party, which was organised to celebrate his 25 films in Bollywood.
08 Apr 2014
New Delhi: BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted nation on the auspicious occasion of Rama Navmi.
07 Apr 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Monday greeted the citizens of India on the auspicious occasion of Rama Navmi.
07 Nov 2013
New Delhi/Patna: Bihar-bound trains from Delhi are witnessing a huge rush with passengers jostling for space to reach home for the state's biggest festival Chhath, even as special trains are being run to ease the burden.
05 Nov 2013
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar supervised arrangements for Chhath festival and directed officials to ensure safety and cleanliness of ghats for the devotees. Chhath festivities were marred last year by the stampede at Adalat ghat in Patna, in which around 60 people were killed.