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17 January, 2018 6:54 PM 5 Gored To Death At Jallikattu Events Held In Tamil Nadu

Pudukottai, Tamil Nadu: A 42-year-old man was gored to death during a bull-taming event organised as part of the Pongal festivities at Vadamalapur in the district today, taking the toll related to Jallikattu this season to five police said. The victim Jeeva, who had come to watch the sport was attacked by a bull, they said. Yesterday, three spectators 41

16 January, 2018 2:18 AM Temple and mutt jumbos join Pongal celebrations

Prayers, games mark occasion; animals served special food It was a happy Pongal for temple and mutt elephants too at Thekkampatti near Mettupalayam on Monday, where the animals are undergoing the annual rejuvenation at a camp. Officials from the Department of Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment (HR&CE), Forest Department, veterinarians, mahouts 33

15 January, 2018 9:56 AM Prevalent Force claims South India Derby stakes

Mr. Rienzie M. K. Edwards & Mrs. P.P.M. Edwards’s Prevalent Force (Srinath astride), claimed the South India Derby stakes, the stellar attractions of the races here on Sunday (Jan. 14). Darius trains the winner. 1. DR. M.A. CHIDAMBARAM GOLD CUP (1,200m), maiden 3-y-o only (Terms): MY OPINION (Akshay Kumar) 1, One O Eight (Hesnain) 2, Lady’s Secret (Umesh) 22

14 January, 2018 11:28 AM Pongal celebrated in India-Myanmar border town of Moreh

Tamil Sangam Moreh, an organisation of Tamil traders, said the three-day Pongal festival will conclude with a feast at the Kondong Lairembi temple near Moreh. Tamil Sangam Moreh, an organisation of the Tamil traders at the India-Myanmar border town of Moreh organised its 50th Pongal festival on January 14. It will continue for three days. People from other 38

14 January, 2018 7:23 AM With 3000 bulls and 1000 bull tamers, Jallikattu begins in Madurai

MADURAI: The three-day Jallikattu event – a bull-taming sport – began in several parts of Tamil Nadu, including Madurai. Nearly 1000 bull tamers and 3,000 bulls are expected to participate in Jallikattu this year. The annual Jallikattu game is held during the harvest festival of Pongal. Last week, the Madurai District administration made Aadhaar mandatory 27

14 January, 2018 3:00 AM Pongal 2018: Dates, History And Importance Of The Harvest Festival

New Delhi: Pongal, celebrated mainly in Tamil Nadu, is a popular harvest festival and marks the auspicious beginning of the sun's northward journey towards the equinox, known as Uttarayan. Pongal celebrates the first harvest of the year. The festival, which is celebrated over four days, coincides with Makar Sankranti and Lohri, which is celebrated in North 46

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

11 January, 2018 6:25 PM Ahead of Pongal, Tamil Nadu transport strike called off; bus services to resume on Friday

In a big relief to commuters, Tamil Nadu transporters union called-off their eight-day long strike 'temporarily' on late Thursday night.  Chennai: In a big relief to commuters, Tamil Nadu transporters union called-off their eight-day long strike 'temporarily' on late Thursday night. Announcing the withdrawal of strike, A Soundararajan of Centre of Indian 16

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

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