Chhath Puja

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Braving sub-zero temperature, Indian-Americans celebrate Chhath Puja in US

15 Nov 2018

Braving sub-zero temperature, Indian-Americans celebrate Chhath Puja in US

Hundreds of Indian-Americans, mainly those tracing their roots from Bihar, Jharkhand and eastern UP celebrated Chhath Puja in the US yesterday.

Dassault CEO's statement slap on Rahul Gandhi's face: Manoj Tiwari

15 Nov 2018

Dassault CEO's statement slap on Rahul Gandhi's face: Manoj Tiwari

Terming Dassault CEO Eric Trappier's recent statement on the Rafale deal as a "slap on the face of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi", Delhi BJP unit chief, Manoj Tiwari, said speaking a lie again and again doesn't turn it into truth.

Mumbai BJP urges Maharashtra government to ensure smooth Chhath festivities

10 Nov 2018

Mumbai BJP urges Maharashtra government to ensure smooth Chhath festivities

BJP's Mumbai unit has requested the Maharashtra government to make arrangements for smooth conduct of the 'Chhath Puja', a popular festival celebrated by people of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.

Indian Railways introduces 78 special trains for festive-season: Details here

02 Nov 2018

Indian Railways introduces 78 special trains for festive-season: Details here

With Diwali and Chhath just a few days away, Northern Railways has introduced 78 special trains, in order to manage extra rush during the festive season.

Indian Railways announces Diwali, Chhath Puja special trains: Details here

17 Oct 2018

Indian Railways announces Diwali, Chhath Puja special trains: Details here

With Diwali and Chhath Puja just a couple of weeks away, the Indian Railways has announced special trains on certain routes, especially in Bihar and Jharkhand.

Elderly, students might soon get discounted Delhi Metro fares

18 Mar 2018

Elderly, students might soon get discounted Delhi Metro fares

In a bid to offset the burden of Delhi Metro's fare hike on students and senior citizens, Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri has asked the body to evolve a mechanism to offer special tariffs to them.

What happened in and around India's capital on 5th Nov?

05 Nov 2016

What happened in and around India's capital on 5th Nov?

Primary municipal schools have been ordered shut on Saturday due to extreme pollution in the city.