26 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar's autobiography 'Playing It My Way' saw its launch in the national capital as the event celebrated the book's crossing a record 200,000 copies.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday urged Home Minister Rajnath Singh to issue a directive to the Tamil Nadu government to ban the move to celebrate birth anniversary of slain chief of LTTE V Prabhakaran, who was responsible for killing of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
26 Aug 2013
Mumbai: The BJP on Sunday distributed masks and t-shirts with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's picture on them to members of 'dahi handi' festival teams.
31 Aug 2013
Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan, who was asked to stay away from crowded and noisy places since his brain surgery recently, could not stop himself from taking part in a Dahi Handi celebration in Mumbai, which supported a charitable cause for tribal girls.
18 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Millions of Mumbaikars trooped on to roads here Monday to celebrate the Dahi Handi festival. Amidst tight security, teams of 'Govindas' went around from one place to another, singing, dancing, throwing colour and building human pyramids for the prize hanging many meters above.
18 Aug 2014
Mumbai: At least 17 people were injured, including one seriously, while forming human pyramids during the 'Dahi Handi' celebrations in Mumbai on Monday, officials said.
20 Nov 2014
Washington: Diwali was celebrated here at the US Congress for the second consecutive year with lawmakers, cutting across party lines, pledging to strengthen India-US relationship and praising the role of Indian-Americans in enriching the socio-cultural milieu of their adopted country.
20 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Jacqueline Fernandez was scheduled to attend three Dahi Handi events in Pune on Monday but the actress could apparently attend only two as the crowd at both the events got out of control.
10 Aug 2012
Janmashtami celebrations in Maharashtra were on Friday marred by the death of two persons, part of the 'dahi handi' troupes called 'Govindas'.
14 Aug 2014
New Delhi: No child below the age of 12 years will be permitted to participate in forming human pyramids during the popular 'Dahi Handi' festival, the Supreme Court directed today while keeping on hold a Bombay High Court order which barred participation of children under 18.