Articles about Holi

Nanded gurdwara violence: 14 arrested for attacking policemen

30 Mar 2021

Nanded gurdwara violence: 14 arrested for attacking policemen

Police has arrested 14 people in connection with an attack on policemen by a mob of sword-wielding Sikhs in Nanded after they were denied permission to hold a public procession due to the COVID-19 pandemic, an official said on Tuesday.

Delhi: Special teams will detect, prosecute traffic violators on Holi

27 Mar 2021

Delhi: Special teams will detect, prosecute traffic violators on Holi

In view of Holi, the Delhi Traffic Police has made elaborate arrangements to ensure the safety of motorists and special checking teams will be deployed at major intersections to detect and prosecute traffic violators, officials said on Saturday.

From today, banks to remain closed for 7 days

27 Mar 2021

From today, banks to remain closed for 7 days

In case you are planning to visit your bank in the coming week, you may have to reschedule it as banks across the country will remain closed for seven days between March 27 and April 4.

Holi and Shab-e-Barat celebrations banned in Nagpur

26 Mar 2021

Holi and Shab-e-Barat celebrations banned in Nagpur

The civic body in Maharashtra's Nagpur city on Friday issued a notification banning Holi celebrations and Shab-e-Barat processions in public and private places amid the rise in COVID-19 cases.

40 mosques to be covered ahead of Holi in Shahjahanpur

25 Mar 2021

40 mosques to be covered ahead of Holi in Shahjahanpur

Around 40 mosques in Shahjahanpur are being covered with plastic sheets ahead of Holi to prevent miscreants from throwing color on the structures and disturb communal harmony, a senior official has said.

Remain alert, follow COVID-19 guidelines during Holi: Minister tells Delhiites

22 Mar 2021

Remain alert, follow COVID-19 guidelines during Holi: Minister tells Delhiites

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Monday underlined the need to remain alert amid a resurgence in coronavirus cases and appealed to people to take precautions during the Holi festival.

Odisha registers 100 plus new COVID-19 cases after 40 days

20 Mar 2021

Odisha registers 100 plus new COVID-19 cases after 40 days

With Odisha registering 100 plus new COVID-19 cases after 40 days, the state government on Friday banned Holi celebrations in public places this year, an official said.

What are coronavirus isolation wards like? Here are first-hand experiences

16 Mar 2020

What are coronavirus isolation wards like? Here are first-hand experiences

Quarantine, isolation wards, and coronavirus are perhaps the three most searched words in recent days. While the last one is the real monster, having killed more than 6,000 people globally, isolation wards aren't that nasty and neither is it bad to quarantine oneself.

Here are some amazing benefits of thandai

12 Mar 2020

Here are some amazing benefits of thandai

The summer is here, and obviously many of us are already craving for the good old summer drink- thandai.

Political crisis in Madhya Pradesh deepens; Congress, BJP guard leaders

11 Mar 2020

Political crisis in Madhya Pradesh deepens; Congress, BJP guard leaders

The Congress government in Madhya Pradesh is facing its biggest crisis after 22 legislators, including six ministers, tendered their resignations.

Holi 2020: Top five recipes you should try

05 Mar 2020

Holi 2020: Top five recipes you should try

The festival of colors is just around the corner!

Holi 2020: Stay protected with these essential skin care tips

04 Mar 2020

Holi 2020: Stay protected with these essential skin care tips

Holi hits our calendars this 10th.

Holi 2020: 6 handy tips to take off colors naturally

04 Mar 2020

Holi 2020: 6 handy tips to take off colors naturally

The long-awaited festival of colors has almost knocked our doors.

The Holi playlist for added fun, unlimited cheer

04 Mar 2020

The Holi playlist for added fun, unlimited cheer

Songs are as integral a part of Holi as colors, and Bollywood has made sure we never run out of them.

Here is the list of all long weekends of 2020

05 Jan 2020

Here is the list of all long weekends of 2020

2020 is the year you've been waiting for.

Aashka Goradia reveals shocking details about Juhi Parmar's near-death incident

08 Apr 2019

Aashka Goradia reveals shocking details about Juhi Parmar's near-death incident

A few days back popular TV actress Juhi Parmar wrote a heart-wrenching note sharing her near-death experience on Holi this year.

Gurugram: Muslim family, attacked by mob on Holi, threatens mass-suicide

02 Apr 2019

Gurugram: Muslim family, attacked by mob on Holi, threatens mass-suicide

A family, who was attacked by a mob in Gurugram, threatened of mass suicide yesterday, alleging that it was being pressured to withdraw the FIR and police were not taking action under "influence" of local politicians.

Gurugram attack: Six under probe, one arrested; family remains fearful

24 Mar 2019

Gurugram attack: Six under probe, one arrested; family remains fearful

In the shocking attack on a Muslim family in Gurugram, police identified at least six suspects on Saturday and have arrested one man, identified as Mahesh Kumar.

Swaraj seeks report into kidnapping of Hindu girls in Pakistan

24 Mar 2019

Swaraj seeks report into kidnapping of Hindu girls in Pakistan

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has sought details from the Indian envoy in Pakistan into the reported abduction of two Hindu teenaged girls and their forcible conversion to Islam on the eve of Holi in Sindh province.

Akshay's 'Kesari' creates new box office records on first day

23 Mar 2019

Akshay's 'Kesari' creates new box office records on first day

This Holi, the box office turned Kesari, courtesy Akshay Kumar's recent release.

Holi 2019: 6 handy tips to take off colors naturally

21 Mar 2019

Holi 2019: 6 handy tips to take off colors naturally

It's Holi! The long-awaited festival-of-colors has finally knocked our doors.

Holi 2019: Stay protected with these essential skin care tips

18 Mar 2019

Holi 2019: Stay protected with these essential skin care tips

Holi hits our calendars this 21st.

IndiGo airlines announces 3-day Holi sale. Know the discounted fares

05 Mar 2019

IndiGo airlines announces 3-day Holi sale. Know the discounted fares

The largest airline in India, IndiGo today announced a three-day special Holi sale across its domestic and international network, for travel between March 19 and September 28.

Bhopal: 12-hours-later, woman, held hostage by stalker, rescued

14 Jul 2018

Bhopal: 12-hours-later, woman, held hostage by stalker, rescued

A man identified as Rohit Singh and a woman, he claimed to be in love with, were taken out of a building in Bhopal's Misrod area on Friday, putting an end to the almost 12-hour-long drama.

The kickass Holi playlist for added fun, unlimited cheer

02 Mar 2018

The kickass Holi playlist for added fun, unlimited cheer

Songs are as integral a part of Holi as colors, and Bollywood has made sure we never run out of them.

Jats call off protests, Delhi still on alert

20 Mar 2017

Jats call off protests, Delhi still on alert

Despite the Jat agitation being called off by Jat leaders, people in Delhi may face traffic woes as security checking for cars is still applicable today.

Haryana: Jat protests called off

19 Mar 2017

Haryana: Jat protests called off

Jat protesters have called off their protest in NCR after leaders of the All-India Jat Aarakshan Sangarsh Samiti had a meeting with Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar.

Jat protests: Traffic restrictions in Delhi, Sec 144 in Haryana

19 Mar 2017

Jat protests: Traffic restrictions in Delhi, Sec 144 in Haryana

In light of the fresh agitations called for by Jat leaders, authorities have imposed traffic restrictions in Delhi and NCR, anticipating huge crowds and road blocks.

Jat protests: No metro services in NCR from Sunday

18 Mar 2017

Jat protests: No metro services in NCR from Sunday

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation will shut all services outside the capital from Sunday, in light of the Jat protests. They did so at the direction of Delhi police.

Jats threaten to cut Delhi's milk supply

03 Mar 2017

Jats threaten to cut Delhi's milk supply

Jat leaders have threatened to cut off the supply of milk to Delhi, if their demands are not met.

Jats to not celebrate Holi this year

27 Feb 2017

Jats to not celebrate Holi this year

The 'All India Jat Arakshan Sangharsh Samiti' (AIJASS) announced its decision to not celebrate Holi this year.