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11 January, 2018 1:59 AM CM must hold talks with unions to end strike: Vijayakanth

Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami should hold talks with the striking trade unions to end the transport corporation workers’ strike immediately, founder of Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) Vijayakanth said here on Wednesday. The workers were fighting for their rights and the failure of the Chief Minister to end the strike through talks should 59

6 January, 2018 7:22 PM Cochin Carnival: Pappanji burns, New Year dawns

At the stroke of midnight on December 31, fireworks lit up the sky over Fort Kochi as elsewhere. But, unique to the coastal heritage town, the celebrations travelled back in time. A dapper, elderly fictional character, fondly called Pappanji, was burnt in effigy in a custom that traces its roots to the Portuguese legacy of the town. The burning of Pappanji 27

1 January, 2018 5:23 AM In Today's Google Doodle, Cute Penguin Friends Ring In The New Year

On New Year's Day 2018, an adorable Google Doodle greets the users on Google's home page with two penguin friends welcoming the new year's sunrise. In a holiday season series, Google has been releasing doodles of the penguin friends. On December 31, the penguin friends were seen ringing the new year with sparklers in their hand. "Our feathery friends 28

31 December, 2017 1:38 PM Australia welcomes 2018 with spectacular fireworks in Sydney

Samoa, Tonga and Christmas Island/Kiribati became the first places in the world on Sunday to welcome in 2018.  New Delhi: Australia welcomed the New Year with a spectacular firework display over the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House. Lazer lights were used from on top of the bridge to light up the scene. The Australian fireworks came two hours 124

31 December, 2017 9:00 AM New Year's Eve: How The World Is Preparing To Ring In 2018. See Pics

New Year's Eve 2017: Preparations are on in full swing for the New Year parties across the globe With only a few hours to go for 2018, preparations are on at all full swing across the world for New Year's Eve celebrations and parties. In many cities, revelers take to the streets to celebrate the arrival of the New Year with the community while some prefer 56

21 December, 2017 10:43 AM The music came thick and fast

The rapid-fire concert found Sanjay at his best Kallu Sakkare is popular in Karnataka — it even figured in a Kannada movie called ‘Kantheradu Nodu’— but rarely heard in the Chennai concert halls. Hence Sanjay Subrahmanyan’s choice of this Purandara Dasar’s Kalyani creation as the central element of his concert was a knock-out surprise. ‘Kallu Sakkare’ 38

16 December, 2017 6:43 AM "Can't Speak": Fireworks Force Sonia Gandhi To Pause Farewell Speech

As Sonia Gandhi began her emotional speech, loud crackers burst by Congress workers almost drowned out her voice. Annoyed, she paused for several moments and refused to speak After Rahul Gandhi officially took charge as Congress president today, his mother Sonia Gandhi, who led the party for 19 years, made an emotional farewell speech. "Today I am addressing 30

16 December, 2017 5:45 AM Fireworks explosion kills 4, injures 5 in Mexico State

Friday morning blast in the town of San Lorenzo Octeyuco damages four of six buildings on a property where crackers are made and stored A fireworks explosion in Mexico killed four people and sent five more to the hospital days after the country’s holiday season kicked off in earnest. The State of Mexico said in a statement that the Friday morning blast 21

1 November, 2017 1:13 PM Live: Chahal strikes first blow early, removes Guptill

Earlier, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan both just missed a ton each, before Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni sprung the fireworks at the end Aside from exacting vengeance for the lost ODI series, India will be looking to win this T20 series opener to give veteran pace-bowler Ashish Nehra a fitting farewell in his final international appearance. Here's the match 34

29 October, 2017 1:54 AM 'Independent' Catalonia Braces for Pro-unity Rally

Barcelona: Pro-unity protesters will gather in Catalonia's capital Barcelona Sunday, two days after lawmakers voted to split the wealthy region from Spain, plunging the country into an unprecedented political crisis. As Madrid moved to quash the independence bid, secessionist leader Carles Puigdemont was defiant on Saturday, calling for "democratic opposition" 41