Utsav

  • First edition of Banaras Utsav begins 24-10-2013 11:35 PM

    Varanasi:Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar on Thursday inaugurated the first edition of the Banaras Utsav - a four-day cultural and art festival. Accompanied by singing exponents Rajan and Sajan Mishra, the inaugural session was followed by one on the mysticism of Lord Shiva in literature by author Amish Tripathi along...
  • International dance festival in Gwalior from Wednesday 22-10-2013 05:34 PM

    An international dance festival featuring teams from various countries, including India, will be held in Gwalior from Wednesday. The festival 'Green Wood Udbhav Utsav', to be held between October 23 and 27, has been jointly organised by the Udbhav Krida Avam Sanskritik Sanstahn and Green Wood Public School. "Through this...
  • Four electrocuted to death during Ganpati visarjan in Belgaum 19-09-2013 08:13 AM

    Bangalore: The Ganpati visarjan marked the end of the Ganesh festival on Wednesday. But amidst the celebrations, some accidents turned fatal during the visarjan procession in some parts of the country. In Karnataka's Belgaum, four people were electrocuted to death and six were injured during the immersions. Meanwhile, in Delhi,...
  • Hyderabad: 15,000 policemen to guard Ganesh immersion festivities 17-09-2013 03:14 PM

    Over 15,000 security personnel have been deployed for the smooth conduct of Ganesh idol immersion processions in Hyderabad on Wednesday, a top police official said. "All arrangements have been completed for tomorrow's annual procession of Ganesh idol immersion in the city. Over 15,000 security personnel from state police, including 13...
  • Amit Saigal of Rock Street Journal drowns in Goa 05-01-2012 03:24 PM

    New Delhi: Amit Saigal, founder and editor of music magazine the Rock Street Journal, drowned while swimming off a Goa beach on Thursday, officials said. Saigal was swimming with his friends near their anchored sail boat off Bogmalo beach, 35 km from Panaji in Goa. "Saigal's friends who were present...
  • Ganesh Visarjan: Balcony collapses in Mumbai 11-09-2011 01:11 PM

    Mumbai: A tragedy occurred during the Ganesh Visarjan in Mumbai on Sunday. One person died and several others were injured after a balcony collapsed when people were watching the Lalbaugcha Raja procession. There were at least 20 to 30 people on the crowded balcony according to reports. The balcony was...
  • Security tightened for 'Ganesh Visarjan' 11-09-2011 09:02 AM

    New Delhi: The 10-day Ganesh Utsav comes to an end on Sunday with the Ganpati Visarjan. Lakhs are expected to take part in the Ganesh idol immersions, especially across Maharashtra and Gujarat. Coming in the backdrop of the Delhi blast, security has been tightened in major cities with more CCTVs...
  • Man who attacked Talwar lauded on FB, Twitter 30-01-2011 09:54 AM

    New Delhi: Utsav Sharma, who had attacked people allegedly linked with high-profile cases, has astoundingly drawn support from netizens who have dubbed him as 'krantikari', 'social activist' and 'boondock saint of India'. The 30-year-old bipolar disorder patient has sparked a debate on social networking site Facebook and microblogging site Twitter...
  • Rathore's attacker targets Aarushi's father 25-01-2011 08:25 PM

    New Delhi: Aarushi Talwar's father Dr Rajesh Talwar was attacked by a 29-year-old student of National Institute of Design Utsav Sharma outside the Ghaziabad court on Tuesday. Former Haryana DGP SPS Rathore was also attacked by Utsav in February last year. Utsav, then said that he wanted to teach Rathore...
  • Rathore's attacker angry, depressed 08-02-2010 08:14 PM

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  • Watch: Sweet treats of Ganesh Chaturthi 23-08-2009 03:09 AM

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