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indian festivals

Amid COVID-19 siblings refrain from visiting each other, rakhi sales see massive drop

Pepaa, a recycled paper product company, would normally get 15,000 orders but thi his year, the number came down to less than 5,000

31 Jul 2020 2:02 PM

India celebrates Chhath Puja with local fervour

Chhath celebrated with fervour, devotees offer morning prayers.

03 Nov 2019 12:58 PM

Earthern lamps light up potters’ lives this season

WB: Spike in demand of earthen lamps keeping Siliguri potters busy this Diwali.

21 Oct 2019 5:00 PM

Navratri for all: Visually impaired girls perform Garba

Visually challenged girls perform garba on Durgashtami in MP.

07 Oct 2019 12:37 PM

Go eco-friendly this Janmashtami

Here's how people celebrate an eco-friendly Janmashtami.

24 Aug 2019 12:07 PM


Safety takes priority in Mumbai’s Dahi Handi celebrations

As Mumbai gears for Dahi Handi, safety also a concern for organisers, participants.

24 Aug 2019 11:12 AM

Not only the lonely this season

Singles are a lonely lot during the festive season, and we explore ways to tackle this need for company... and what not to do.

07 Dec 2018 12:28 AM

Delhi: Widows, students from Vrindavan tie Modi hand-made rakhis

Anjali, a student who tied the Prime Minister rakhi asserted that she was very happy to meet Narendra Modi for the first time.

07 Aug 2017 3:30 PM