diwali 2018

A series of unfortunate incidents: Importance of bursting crackers

A series of unfortunate incidents: Importance of bursting crackers

Diwali, they say, is the festival of lights and this year it proved to be that for me. The festival helped throw light on and guide me in...Read More

Donald Trump celebrates Diwali; forgets to wish Hindu community

Donald Trump celebrates Diwali; forgets to wish Hindu community

Washington D.C.: United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday made a resounding error while tweeting about the Diwali celebrations at ...Read More

Mumbai: Fire brigade receive 50 calls of mishaps due to bursting of crackers during Diwali

Mumbai: Fire brigade receive 50 calls of mishaps due to bursting of crackers during Diwali

Mumbai: The Mumbai fire brigade got 50 calls of mishaps due to bursting of firecrackers in five days during the Diwali festival last week...Read More

Chhath Puja: Seeking blessings of Sun, nature for healthy living

Chhath Puja: Seeking blessings of Sun, nature for healthy living

Bhopal: Keeping 36 hours of fast without a drop of water is an arduous task, but people do that with the blessings of Chhath Maiyya, said...Read More

Short Diwali vacation so assessing papers hit: Tutors

Short Diwali vacation so assessing papers hit: Tutors

Mumbai: Teachers of various state-run schools have raised issue of lack of time for paper correction due to shortened Diwali vacation. Te...Read More

Breathless in Indore

Breathless in Indore

Indore: The festival of lights is over. The DHAMAKA is over. Now, it’s time remain breathless in Indore. In the report released by Madhya...Read More

This Diwali, rescue home lights smiles of joy

This Diwali, rescue home lights smiles of joy

Mumbai: The Rescue Foundation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) for victims of sex trafficking, held a weeklong Diwali celebration t...Read More

Mumbai: Fewer animals injured this Diwali; birds continue to take a hit though

Mumbai: Fewer animals injured this Diwali; birds continue to take a hit though

Mumbai: Currently, 15-20 pigeons, crows, owls and sparrows, along with two cats and four dogs are under treatment at the Bombay Society f...Read More

Diwali: Singapore court charges 4 NRIs

Diwali: Singapore court charges 4 NRIs

Singapore: Four Indian-origin men were charged by a Singapore court on Saturday for lighting fireworks on Diwali. Lighting of fireworks h...Read More

Gory Tradition: Despite ban bullfighting continues unabated

Gory Tradition: Despite ban bullfighting continues unabated

Ujjain: Despite the government’s bans on bullfighting, the event was organised at Narsingh ghat, near Harsiddhi temple on Thursday. Tradi...Read More

Bhopal: Cops come across only 18 people flouting Supreme Court norm

Bhopal: Cops come across only 18 people flouting Supreme Court norm

Even as hundreds of Bhopalites celebrated festival of lights bursting firecrackers beyond the two-hour time limit prescribed by the Supre...Read More

Ujjain: Rise in noise pollution, air quality moderate on Diwali night

Ujjain: Rise in noise pollution, air quality moderate on Diwali night

Diwali celebrations in the city pushed the noise level and air quality index to moderate level in several parts of Ujjain with fireworks ...Read More

Bhopal: Diwali sales proves to be a mixed bag for different products, sellers

Bhopal: Diwali sales proves to be a mixed bag for different products, sellers

This Diwali the market showed a mixed response in terms of sale. The sale of automobiles, sweets and clothes increased this year whereas ...Read More

Indore: A fun day that flies into long lasting memory

Indore: A fun day that flies into long lasting memory

Offering sweets, money or clothes to sister on Bhai Dooj is passé. Brothers are devising new ways to ‘please’ their sisters on this auspi...Read More

Admin invites rural voters to booths, sends ‘yellow rice’

Admin invites rural voters to booths, sends ‘yellow rice’

Dahi: May be it’s call of duty or Nimari custom, scores of school teachers from Dahi village under Kukshi assembly constituency in Dhar d...Read More

Mumbai: 40 cases of burn injuries reported due to firecrackers

Mumbai: 40 cases of burn injuries reported due to firecrackers

Mumbai: Mumbaikars played a safe Diwali this time as only 40 burn injury cases were reported in the major hospitals of the city. However,...Read More

Bigg Boss 12: Romil Chaudhary makes huge sacrifice for Somi Khan; wins housemates’ hearts

Bigg Boss 12: Romil Chaudhary makes huge sacrifice for Somi Khan; wins housemates’ hearts

Day 53 of Bigg Boss 12, not surprisingly, kicked off with everyone in the Diwali mood. Everyone woke up to the Diwali song and even dress...Read More

Delhi: Free ride to women in DTC buses on Bhai Dooj

Delhi: Free ride to women in DTC buses on Bhai Dooj

New Delhi: The Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) is offering free rides to women in its buses plying in Delhi-NCR on Bhai Dooj on Friday,...Read More

Hyderabad police register 71 cases for bursting crackers after 10 pm on Diwali

Hyderabad police register 71 cases for bursting crackers after 10 pm on Diwali

Hyderabad (Telangana): The Hyderabad Police on Thursday said that they have registered 71 cases on persons in various places of the city ...Read More

Mumbai: City witness noisy Diwali, 7 arrested for bursting firecrackers beyond deadline

Mumbai: City witness noisy Diwali, 7 arrested for bursting firecrackers beyond deadline

Mumbai: Mumbai witnessed a noisy Diwali this year despite the Supreme Court putting restrictions on bursting of firecrackers. Some reside...Read More

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