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16 February, 2018 2:12 AM Undertrials, guard fall ill after consuming bhang in Goa prison

FIR registered against fellow inmate Two undertrials and a jail guard at Modern Central Jail at Colvale in North Goa were admitted to Hospicio Hospital on Wednesday after they fell ill on consuming bhang (cannabis) mixed with milk on Tuesday night. Inspector General of Prisons Rajendra Mirajkar said Anil Bhue, an undertrial, allegedly served milk laced 1

13 February, 2018 5:31 AM Happy Mahashivratri 2018: 5 Foods You Can Have While Observing Mahashivratri Vrat (Fast)

Mahashivratri 2018: While prayers and vigils go on throughout the night of Maha Sivaratri, what also makes the festival special is its characteristic fasting or the Maha Shivaratri Vrat There are several who opt for the 'nirjala' vrat, i.e where people consume no water or food through the day. However, not many can pull off this tough form of fasting 47

13 February, 2018 5:07 AM Mahashivratri 2018: What Makes Makhana Kheer A Favourite Shivratari Prasad

Hindus are celebrating Mahashivratri today and the festive spirit is hard to miss. Mahashivratri or the 'Great night of Lord Shiva', is one of the most auspicious and widely celebrated Hindu festivals. According to Hindu belief, there is a Shivaratri in every luni-solar month of the Hindu calendar, but Mahashivratri is celebrated only once a year, in the month 49

12 February, 2018 12:45 PM Drama around Shivratri and Thakur’s birthday in Jagat Janani Maa Sarada

Kolkata: Along with a lot of drama revolving around Shivaratri, a shocking sequence is in store for the audience of Aakash Aath’s period drama Jagat Janani Maa Sarada. Loyal viewers of the show would be aware of the fact that Girish Ghosh (Sanjib Sarkar), Balaram Bose and Mahendra Gupta, the comparatively balanced disciples in terms of temperament, are worried 42

9 February, 2018 6:01 AM Mahashivratri 2018: Importance Of Panchamrit And How To Make It At Home

On 13th February 2018, Hindus across the world will be celebrating Mahashivratri, the festival that falls in the month of phaguna. Apart from this, panchamrit is also offered to the God and later served as prasad to the devotees. Panchamrit makes for an important prasad in most Hindu pujas and is considered auspicious and highly-pleasing to the deities 70

26 February, 2017 7:11 AM Digital payments will help fight corruption: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed several issues of popular interest on his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ broadcast today. Spring is arriving, there is greenery all around, Palash flowers show the arrival of Holi. Poet Amir Khusro has described this season of Basant Panchami, Mahashivratri and Holi. It brings colour and positivity. I thank people for the overwhelming 55

25 February, 2017 2:02 PM 'Rangoon' box-office collection Day 1

Rangoon box-office collection: According to reports from Box Office India, the film collected just Rs.4.75-5 crore on its first day. One of the most awaited films of 2017, 'Rangoon' has finally hit the screens. The film which released on the Mahashivratri weekend opened to a lukewarm response at the box office despite it being a holiday in many parts 71

25 February, 2017 7:39 AM Chidambaram's 'anti national' remark on Kashmir will embolden Pakistan: Venkaiah Naidu

Lashing out at former finance minister and Congress leader P. Chidambaram for saying that Kashmir was 'nearly lost' thanks to the government's policies, the Centre on Friday branded his remark as 'anti-national', adding that his statement was tantamount to promoting separatism and encouraging terrorism. "The utterances of former home minister P. Chidambaram 137

25 February, 2017 12:19 AM UP Elections 2017: En route to Phase 5, PM Modi dumps vikas, picks up patriotism

Gonda, Uttar Pradesh: Intensifying the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) campaign in eastern Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday invoked patriotism and hostile neighbours in his speech at Gonda, which is close to Nepal border. For the first time, the PM also hinted at Pakistan's role behind the November 21, 2017, Indore-Patna train derailment 186

25 February, 2017 12:17 AM Usher in a new yuga of harmony through yoga: PM

COIMBATORE: Unveiling the 112 ft-tall bust of Adiyogi, 'the first yoga guru', consecrated by Isha Yoga Centre founder Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev in the foothills of the Velliangiri mountains in Coimbatore district on Friday, Modi said yoga could be the panacea for lifestyle diseases, stress and addiction. "Lifestyle-related ailments and stress-related diseases 198