Security in Kolkata is on high alert after a number of low-intensity blasts in Pune. Paramilitary servicemen were in evidence at Howrah rail station taking a close look at passengers passing through the area.
BJP workers exploded crackers as Ajmal Kasab, a Pakistani terrorist involved in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was secretly hanged at a high security prison in Pune. Some felt elated as the law dealt with terrorism with an iron fist.
Noted social reformer Savitribai Phule's 182nd birth anniversary was celebrated in New Delhi as 'Indian Teacher's Day'. Phule set up the first school for girls in the Western Indian city of Pune in 1848 at a time when education was taboo for women.
America’s top sport and one of the world's most powerful economic forces in professional sports, American football, is all set to change the sporting landscape in India with the launch of the Elite Football League of India. 5th August 2011
Lakhs of warkaris (pilgrims) from Alandi walk the annual pilgrimage to the holy town of Pandharpur, reaching there on Aashadhaa Ekadashi after covering a distance of 250 kms on foot in 15 days. This tradition started in the 13th century.
Swiss Bank UBS on Wednesday said that it does not have any business relationship with Hasan Ali Khan, the man accused in the multi-billion-dollar money laundering and tax evasion case. London, UK. 16/02/2011
The 65th Annual Nirankari Sant Samagam, organised by Sant Nirankari Mission begins at the Samagam grounds along Burari Road in New Delhi. People across the country and from abroad attend the samagam with their families and children.
Ganpati Festival is a colorful festival, very popular mostly amongst Maharashtrians. Wherever Maharashtrians go on this planet they celebrate this festival religiously & enthusiastically; be it USA, Europe, Australia, Africa or the Middle East.
After the massive success of ‘The Legacy of Bhikhari Thakur’, Bhojpuri queen Kalpana Patowary, the singer from Assam, is now ready to hit the music stores with her subsequent album ‘Fagunahat’, featuring traditional 'Holi' songs.
The RajAyuCon 2013, an International Conference on Ayurveda and Complementary Systems of medicines is scheduled to be held at Rajkot, Gujarat on 23 & 24 February 2013 to propagate Ayurveda and ComplementarySystems of medicines all over the world.
The Ganapati Festival ends with the immersion (Visarjan) of the idol on Ananta Chaturdasi day. All the Ganesh idols brought into homes and communities are immersed in the sea or nearby lakes and rivers Mumbai, India.
The Statesman Vintage and Classic Car Rally, India's most sought-after heritage car rally, has been held annually since 1946. It features some of the oldest, rarest and the most expensive cars in the world.