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17 January, 2018 7:36 PM Hubballi set to host international kite festival

40 kite-flying enthusiasts of national and international repute to participate in it Kite flying enthusiasts from across the country and from 12 other countries will be in Hubballi on Friday to participate in the international kite festival. Pralhad Joshi, MP, has organised the event in association with former MLA for Belagavi Abhay Patil, and Mangal 34

13 January, 2018 6:40 AM Information and broadcasting ministry plans to merge film units

The information and broadcasting (I&B) ministry plans to merge its various film units, a move aimed at realigning its resources to enhance efficiency, an official said. The initiative is seen as part of ongoing restructuring process at the ministry. Last month, the ministry had integrated its three departments -- Directorate of Field Publicity (DFP) 31

12 January, 2018 11:52 AM Pongal 2018: 5 Traditional Pongal Recipes That Are A Must Try This Festive Season

Pongal is right round the corner and almost all of South India is gearing to ring in the festival with much fervour and enthusiasm. Pongal is a harvest festival celebrated to mark sun's transition towards north (Uttarayan). Celebrated in the auspicious month of Thai (10th month of Tamil calendar), Pongal is a three day festival. Thai Pongal which would 98

10 January, 2018 7:12 AM Makar Sankranti 2018: Date, Significance, Celebration And Feast!

New Year is here and celebrations and festivities shouldnt end, especially when it is Makar Sankranti on 14th January, 2018. Check here Makar Sankranti History, Importance, Celebration and food item to prepare for this holy festival. New Year is here and celebrations and festivities shouldn't end, especially when it is Makar Sankranti on 14th January 54

8 January, 2018 3:00 AM Calendar of Adivasi festivals

State assigned the task of developing the calendar State Tribal Welfare Department is set to document Adivasi festivals of 12 states in the country. Collecting photographs of 12 such fests the department has made a calendar which will soon be published by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs. The Ministry asked the department to compile details and photographs 11

7 January, 2018 2:30 PM India's increasing 'dominance' in world because PM Modi's personality: Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj was speaking at ASEAN-India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Singapore Singapore: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday attributed India's fast-growing 'reputation' and 'dominance' across the world to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “The increasing dominance and reputation of India in the world is because of the personality of Prime Minister 46

1 January, 2018 12:41 PM Happy New Year 2018: Indian New Years You Must Know About

New Delhi: New Year is celebrated all across the world on January 1. This, however, is in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. It's the harvesting season which is mostly synonymous with the new year celebrations in India. Being a diverse nation, new year in India is celebrated in various regions at various times of the year depending on solar or lunar 61

23 December, 2017 5:57 PM Manaveeyam reaches Malappuram too

Street named Manaveeyam Vedi will be opened today Manaveeyam Veedhi in the State capital, the hub of cultural activities every Sunday for nearly two decades, is literally going places with a similarly named street coming up at Kondotty in Malappuram and a festival of fraternity taking place here on Sunday. Former Culture Minister M.A. Baby would inaugurate 20

16 December, 2017 11:47 AM Listen Up Meat Lovers, Here Are Some Kashmiri Meat Dishes You'll Regret If You Don't Try !

Kashmir's culinary heritage runs far and deep, having evolved over hundreds of years, Kashmiri food is amongst our finest. The Kashmir valley, aptly considered heaven on earth because of its beautiful landscape, is home to a wide range of extravagant delicacies. Owing to the cold climate, dishes here are typically warming in nature and are the perfect 59

12 December, 2017 7:11 PM Devendra Fadnavis' Wife Trolled For Promoting Christmas-Themed Charitable Event

Trouble began when Amruta Fadnavis put out this tweet, promoting a Christmas event organised by a FM radio channel. Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta found herself at the receiving end of online trolling on Tuesday for promoting a Christmas-themed charitable event in Mumbai. Right-wing supporters targeted both the Chief 40