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  • Union ministers greet nation on occasion of Holi

    New Delhi:  As the whole country is celebrating the festival of colours Holi, string of leaders greeted the nation on the occasion. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Dharmendra Pradhan celebrated the festival at their Delhi residence.

  • Soldiers celebrate Holi in Jammu & Kashmir and Baddowal

    Ludhiana (Punjab): The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel on Friday celebrated the festival of Holi with great zest here in Baddowal. Members of the force were seen applying colours on each other and tapping their feet to the rhythm of music as they welcomed the festival of colours.

  • Odisha government approves 7th Pay commission recommendations for PSU employees

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha government has announced it will implement recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission for PSU employees in the state with effect from January 1, 2016. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik yesterday directed the concerned department for revision of salary of state PSUs, as per recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission.

  • Azerbaijan: At least 30 dead at drug rehab centre, claims media reports

    Baku: At least 30 people died as a fire tore through a drug rehabilitation clinic in the Azerbaijani capital Baku early today, the local APA news agency reported. Firefighters and rescuers of Azerbaijan’s emergencies ministry had extinguished the blaze and were investigating its causes, the news agency added.

  • A Century is not Enough: Why Sourav Ganguly is still obsessed and paranoid about Greg Chappell?

    India is a country where cricket is treated like a religion and it supersedes everything when India is in action. Indian’s are generally very emotional and sometimes tend to get carried away. There is never a dull moment when cricket is going on and now former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has come up with his autobiography ‘A Century is not Enough’ and it touches upon various aspects of his life and cricketing

  • Watch Video: Man protesting Holi hooliganism, stabbed 50 times to death by gang of bikers in Delhi

    A street fight erupted in Delhi’s Khanpur over personal animosity on Thursday. A group of bike-borne assailants was captured in the CCTV footage with iron rods. A man in his mid-twenties was beaten up and stabbed at least 50 times, allegedly for saving a boy from being thrashed for throwing water balloons at two of them, NDTV reported. The young who was beaten up has been identified as Ashish.

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    Vidya Balan says, I’m very particular about my hair

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Vidya Balan, known for her luscious hair, says she takes extra care — especially on festivals like Holi — of her mane. Of her beauty rituals, childhood memories and more on Holi, Vidya said in a statement:

  • 12 Maoists killed in gunfight with police in Telangana

    Hyderabad: At least 12 Maoists and a police constable were killed in a gunfight with police in Telangana’s Jayashankar Bhupalapally district on Friday, police said. Three personnel of elite Greyhounds anti-Maoist force were also injured. The exchange of fire occurred in the forests near Venkatapuram village on Telangana-Chhattisgarh border in the early hours of the day.

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi extends Holi greetings to nation

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended Holi greetings to the nation. The Prime Minister took to his Twitter handle to wish the countrymen. “Wishing everyone a Happy Holi!” tweeted the Prime Minister.

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    Holi 2018: 5 Holi twists in Bollywood films that surprised everyone

    Holi has always been one of the favourite festivals for all people in India. On this festival, people scrubs colours on each other’s face and expresses their joy and happiness. The festival Holi is considered as the most popular festivals of Bollywood filmmakers. After all, if you see Bollywood films, you will find that major twists have always been brought on the Holi scenes or sequences.

  • Dalai Lama free to carry out religious activities in India: Indian government spokesperson

    New Delhi: An official government spokesperson on Friday clarified that Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has been “accorded all freedom to carry out his religious activities in India.” The clarification comes in the wake of reports that appeared in a certain section of the media stating that the Centre had allegedly asked to skip Dalai Lama events, in a bid to mend fences with Beijing.

  • Chhattisgarh: Security forces kill 10 naxals in Bijapur

    Hyderabad/Raipur: At least ten Maoists were killed in an encounter with police in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district this morning, a senior official of the Telangana Police said. The Naxals were killed in a joint operation by the Telangana and Chhattisgarh Police. A jawan was also injured in the gunfight which took place in the Pujari Kanker forests under Pamed police station area, around 500 km from Raipur, Bijapur SP Mohit Garg said.

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    Holi 2018: B-town celebrities wish their fans with colourful Holi messages

    Today, the entire world is celebrating the festival of colours Holi. On the occasion of Holi, people scrubs colours on each other’s face to express their happiness and joy towards each other. Notably, Holi is one of those festivals in India, which introduces colourful Indian culture to the world with emotions, joy, happiness and tradition.