Articles about Makar Sankranti
13 Jan 2022Lifestyle
Makar Sankranti is celebrated on the day the Sun transitions into Capricorn or makar rashi, hence the name Makar Sankranti.
15 Jan 2021India
President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday donated an amount of Rs. 5,00,100 in his personal capacity toward the construction of the grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.
14 Jan 2021India
Thousands of pilgrims took the holy dip on Makar Sankranti at the confluence of the Ganga and the Bay of Bengal and offered prayers at the Kapil Muni temple on Thursday.
14 Jan 2021Lifestyle
Makar Sankranti marks the end of the long winter months and celebrates the onset of spring.
11 Jan 2020Lifestyle
Makar Sankranti is a harvest festival that marks the end of the winter and the onset of the spring season.
24 Jan 2019Mumbai
When four minors, aged 13-17, were arrested last week in Mumbai for stealing mobile phones, their revelations were rather interesting.
19 Jan 2019India
At Kumbh 2019, which is underway in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj, a unique baba has hogged the limelight. He is not like other seers, but has plenty of Kumbh experience.
13 Jan 2019India
The Telangana government has waived toll tax for commuters on national highways on January 13 and 16 in view of the Makar Sankranti festival.
04 Jan 2019India
Kumbh Mela is considered one of the largest religious gatherings not only in India but also the world.
15 Jan 2018Politics
Rahul Gandhi is visiting his constituency Amethi for the first time as Congress president.
13 Jan 2018Politics
Many Indian politicians would be qualified for the "narcissistic" title. From Mayawati's statue obsession and Jayalalithaa's devi-like demeanor to NT Rama Rao's delusional theatrics, masses have witnessed interesting moments. However, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav takes the cake.
19 Aug 2017Politics
The Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal (United) passed a resolution during its National Executive Meeting accepting the BJP's invitation to join the NDA coalition.
12 Aug 2017Politics
It comes as no surprise that after supporting JD(U) to form a new government, now the Bihar CM Nitish Kumar has been invited by BJP president Amit Shah to join the ruling NDA.
12 Jul 2017India
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has banned 'manjha' (kite string) made from nylon or other non-biodegradable material considering the risks they pose to humans and animals as well as the environment.