Diwali: News | Page 6
18 Oct 2017Facebook
US President Donald Trump and daughter Ivanka celebrated their first Diwali at the White House.
18 Oct 2017Tripura
Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy, known for his frequent communal comments, is at it again.
18 Oct 2017Delhi
Turns out the SC ban on firecrackers in Delhi-NCR might not even have the intended results.
17 Oct 2017Mumbai
Demanding salary hikes, employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) will be on strike indefinitely from the midnight of October 16th.
17 Oct 2017Maharashtra
Employees of Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) launched an indefinite strike at midnight.
17 Oct 2017Delhi
With Delhi's air quality worsening and the winter closing in, the city's authorities are going to send alerts about the rising pollution levels to people through newspapers, TV, radio from 17 October, two days before Diwali.
16 Oct 2017Reliance Jio
Reports have emerged that Reliance Jio will resume bookings for its JioPhone right after Diwali. "Likely from October end or November first week," a Reliance Retail channel partner has said.
13 Oct 2017Mumbai
Ahead of Diwali, Indian Railways announced it is launching a new "Special Rajdhani Express" to offer convenient connectivity to passengers on the Delhi-Mumbai route from 16 October.
13 Oct 2017Shashi Tharoor
The SC has refused to modify its ban on firecrackers over allegations of communal targeting. It has urged people not to politicize the issue.
11 Oct 2017Delhi
Despite the ban on firecrackers in Delhi, you can still procure some legally. It won't be easy though: you will have to undertake a six-eight hour journey costing few thousands.
11 Oct 2017India
After the SC upheld the ban on selling firecrackers in Delhi-NCR region till November 1, Maharashtra's environment minister Ramdas Kadam hinted that he might talk to CM Devendra Fadnavis if a similar ban can be proposed in Maharashtra.
09 Oct 2017Delhi
Delhiites will have to settle for a silent Diwali this year. In a bid to check pollution, the SC has ruled that no firecrackers would be sold on the festival this time.
07 Oct 2017Narendra Modi
PM Modi, on a two-day visit to poll-bound Gujarat, while addressing the crowd at Dwarka referred to the GST Council meeting and claimed that "Diwali has come early for our citizens due to the decisions taken in the GST Council."
30 Sep 2017Bharti Airtel
Intensifying the ongoing war between telecom biggies, Airtel has decided to take on the JioPhone with an affordable smartphone.
30 Sep 2017Amul
Indian dairy giant Amul is set to launch frozen potato products like French Fries, potato wedges, hash browns, and aloo tikkis/burger patties next month, before Diwali.
28 Sep 2017India
A part of me is really curious about trying out a fidget spinner phone, no matter how ridiculous it sounds.
21 Sep 2017Xiaomi
Xiaomi has announced a range of offers on its products ahead of the festive season. Discounts and other offers will be available on all partner platforms and on Mi's online and retail stores.
20 Sep 2017India
Making travel plans easy for lakhs, the Railways is introducing 4,000 additional trains for this festival season. These special trains will run during October 15-30.
18 Sep 2017Mumbai
Post-graduation students at Mumbai University and its affiliated colleges are worried as the results mess has delayed PG admissions, the deadline for which has been pushed to 25 September.
14 Sep 2017India
The NGT has dismissed a plea by the Centre against its ban on diesel vehicles in Delhi-NCR. "One diesel vehicle causes pollution equal to 24 petrol vehicles and 40 CNG vehicles," it observed.
11 Sep 2017Bharti Airtel
According to sources, Airtel will launch its new 4G smartphone, priced Rs. 2,500-2,700, around Diwali.
22 Aug 2017Bharti Airtel
The launch of Reliance Jio has unleashed a raging battle in the telecom industry. The release of JioPhone further took it up a notch.
08 Aug 2017India
Amazon, after receiving the go ahead from the government, will make its Indian debut into online food retailing during the Diwali season.
01 Aug 2017Supreme Court Of India
The SC has banned five chemicals in fireworks- antimony, lithium, mercury, lead and arsenic -which increase air and noise pollution.
15 Jul 2017Bharti Airtel
With Airtel and ACT Fibernet providing ultra-fast fiber optic broadband services and Reliance Jio testing JioFiber, a FTTH (fiber to the home) broadband war has begun.
12 Jul 2017Reliance Jio
Reliance Jio will be launching its broadband service JioFiber around Diwali but its details have been divulged now on Jio's official website.
31 Mar 2017Haryana
Gurugram can finally breathe easy, thanks to a nine-year-old resident of Sector-67.
15 Nov 2016Pankaja Munde
Following a fresh complaint by a 12-year old girl from the Buldhana ashram, a new case has been registered against the prime accused Ittusingh Pawar.
06 Nov 2016Pankaja Munde
The Maharashtra-government has set up a Special Investigation Team which will question 105 students in Buldhana, where 12 girls were allegedly raped by school-authorities.