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29 June, 2018 12:20 PM 15 Delicious Halwa Recipes To Treat Your Sweet Tooth!

Halwa Recipes You Can Prepare At Home Made with whole wheat flour, this delicious halwa is widely made during festivals like Navratri; it's not like you need an occasion for this sweet. A simple and quick recipe, this one's an amazing treat. Ground walnuts along with cucumber seeds roasted with sugar, cardamom and milk makes for a healthy dessert (read 57

18 June, 2018 8:02 AM India looking at another good year at Cannes Lions 2018, Piyush and Prasoon Pandey to be honoured

The Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity begins today and the world will see a new and improved ceremony that will last for five days, unlike nearly eight days in previous festivals. Not many were confident that the world’s most popular ad festival will take place this year due to publicized complaints from advertising holding companies on how expensive 68

16 June, 2018 5:06 PM ‘BSF, Pak. Rangers did not exchange sweets’

There was no exchange of sweets between the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Pakistan Rangers at Attari-Wagah border on the occasion of Id on Saturday, an official said. This comes in the wake of heightened tension between the two countries, especially after the repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistani forces in Jammu and Kashmir. In a departure 42

15 May, 2018 7:11 PM Warli artist Padmashree Jivya Soma Mashe dies

His paintings brought alive glimpses of tribal vision of nature Palghar: Noted artist Jivya Soma Mashe, who popularised the Warli tribal art form, died here after a prolonged illness, an official said on Tuesday. He was 84. Mashe died at his home in Dahanu taluka late last night, according to an official in the Palghar district administration. He was conferred 39

19 April, 2018 10:33 AM ‘Regional literature, a great source of inspiration for artistes’

Usha Rajeswari on her journey as a filmmaker and how she was influenced by the works of the celebrated writers in Tamil Usha Rajeswari is thrilled about her short film Veedu, based on writer Indira Parthasarathy’s short story, touching the one lakh viewership mark. “Writer Sivasankari complimented me. Many others who have watched the film have suggested 44

11 April, 2018 12:43 PM Bihu 2018: Date, Significance, History, Celebration And Feast!

The festival of Bohag Bihu marks the traditional Assamese New Year and is known to be one of the most important among all the three Bihus. It is celebrated on the first day of the Hindu solar calendar. It will observed on 15th April, 2018. Like any other harvest festivals in India, Bihu involves the farmer community thanking the almighty for the successful 72

17 March, 2018 4:36 PM Sordid tale of pain, death

Nine elephants were killed and 172 turned unruly in the last 76 days in the State. Three mahouts lost their lives in attacks by elephants while five were injured grievously during the period. “The rules regarding parading of elephants for festivals are flouted rampantly. The elephants are denied proper food, drinking water and rest. The unruly crowd 42

12 March, 2018 2:30 AM Legendary elephant Thiruvambadi Sivasundar dies

Thiruvambadi Sivasundar, fondly called by his fans as King of Beauty (Azhakinthe Thampuran), died here in the wee hours on Sunday. The elephant had been undergoing treatment for impaction for the last 66 days. Failing to respond to the treatment, it breathed its last around 3 a.m. The 46-year-old Thiruvambadi Sivasundar was an unavoidable presence of Thirssur 41

7 March, 2018 3:22 PM International Women's Day 2018: History, Theme, Celebration And Significance

New Delhi: International Women's Day is a global celebration of the social, cultural, economic and political achievements of women. It is celebrated annually on March 8. The past year saw unprecedented global movement for women's rights, equality and justice. Global marches and campaigns, including #MeToo and #TimesUp were taken up throughout the world 61

3 March, 2018 4:04 PM Akhilesh Yadav Shares Dais With Uncle Shivpal On Holi At Saifai

Etawah: Holi festivities in Saifai, the native village of Samajwadi Party (SP) patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, witnessed the warring uncle and nephew, Shivpal Singh Yadav and party president Akhilesh Yadav, share the dais after a long time. Both the leaders attended the Holi function yesterday, with Akhilesh also touching the feet of the former and taking 40