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Shashi Warrier | While partying in New India, silence is golden

Most of the time it’s best to keep your mouth shut!

09 Oct 2022 1:00 AM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Festivals need to celebrate inclusion, not just diversity

In a fractured and increasingly polarised society, festivals offer a fantastic opportunity to be inclusive in its broadest sense

07 Oct 2022 12:00 AM

Shobhaa De | As Dussehra, Diwali loom, muted euphoria in the air

A recent study claims that toddlers can recognise popular brands easily, but have trouble identifying common birds or animals!

02 Oct 2021 1:30 AM

Apple to open its first online store in India September 23 well in time for Diwali shopping

Shoppers will be able to get their AirPods, iPads and Apple Pencils engraved in English, Hindi and a range of other Indian languages.

18 Sep 2020 6:57 PM

Jewellers expect better Dhanteras

Customers have been keeping away from the market for the past four months as the prices were rising.

25 Oct 2019 1:45 AM


Living in toxicity

When the going gets tough, even the tough stay indoors.

23 Oct 2019 1:14 AM

Andhra: Residents of village in Kurnool fight to show love for deity on Dusshera

People living in the bordering area of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka also travel miles to get a glimpse of the warring festival.

09 Oct 2019 3:41 PM

Ravan is losing stature every year in this Bhopal locality

Last year, the height of the effigy was 58 feet, and it was reduced to 57 feet this year.

09 Oct 2019 10:31 AM

Dussehra 2019: Akshay Kumar to Taapsee Pannu, B-town celebs wish fans

Several B-town celebrities took to social media to extend wishes to their fans on the occasion.

08 Oct 2019 11:26 AM

It’s a green scene

Take a cue from these Delhi localities, which have completely stayed away from burning effigies this Dussehra.

08 Oct 2019 12:46 AM


Amritsar tragedy: Festive euphoria, firecrackers made people oblivious to train

Most people who were mowed down by the speeding train were migrant workers from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

21 Oct 2018 6:35 AM

How many tragedies before we wake up?

Trespassing is a criminal offence and the railways prosecuted nearly 1.75 lakh people for crossing the tracks in 2017.

21 Oct 2018 12:12 AM

Amritsar tragedy: 58 dead as train runs over revellers

Some said people could not hear the sound of the approaching train due to bursting of fire-crackers.

20 Oct 2018 5:31 AM

City sees heavy jams due to Dussehra fest

Processions heading towards the ghats thronged Pushta Road, Gandhi Nagar, Khajuri Pushta Road, Sonia Vihar and Mathura Road.

20 Oct 2018 1:52 AM

Dussehra messages to send to family and friends

Happy Dussehra!

18 Oct 2018 12:39 PM


Mystic Mantra: Slaying the asuras within us

The major difference between Ravana and Rama was the former’s ego of his penance.

18 Oct 2018 4:52 AM

Rajnath Singh plans to hold ‘shastra puja’ along Pak border

According to sources, the home minister will celebrate the Dussehra festival with jawans of the Border Security Force (BSF).

15 Oct 2018 1:23 AM

Rajnath Singh to celebrate Dussehra along Indo-Pak border in Rajasthan

Singh will perform 'shastra puja' or worship of weapons in Bikaner in Rajasthan along India's border with Pakistan.

14 Oct 2018 12:15 PM

India's September gold imports jump 31 percent amidst festivities

Much of the gain last month was simply due to the Indian holiday of Dussehra being celebrated on September 30.

10 Oct 2017 5:10 PM

Fight issues that are threat to nation: President Kovind on Dussehra

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that celebrating festivals is like a union of knowledge and learning in India.

30 Sep 2017 9:12 PM