UTSAV

  • Mumbai: Last day of Ganesh utsav, security tightened September 29, 2012

    Security has been tightened and 25,000 policemen have been deployed across Mumbai. The BSF and SRPF have also stepped in. ...
  • Bollywood welcomes Ganpati, celebrates Ganesh Utsav September 20, 2012

    Maharasthra's biggest festival is on and like every year, this year too Btown ushered Lord Ganesh in style. ...
  • Ganesh Chaturthi special: How to make 'modak' September 19, 2012

    CNNIBN visits sweet shops in Mumbai to know how to make the best 'modak' this Ganesh Chaturthi. ...
  • Make your own ecofriendly Ganesha this year September 18, 2012

    Watch how you can make an ecofriendly Ganesha for the Ganesha Utsav that begins on Tuesday. ...
  • Ranbir performs Ganesh puja at RK Studios September 12, 2011

    Ranbir Kapoor was spotted seeking divine grace ahead of his release 'Rockstar', directed by Imtiaz Ali with music by AR Rahman. ...
  • Delhi blast victim still waiting for compensation October 29, 2010

    It's been five years since the devastating 2005 serial blasts ripped through Delhi and Sarojini Nagar was the epicentre of the blasts. ...
  • Politics finds its way into Bengal Durga Pujo October 16, 2010

    With elections round the corner, take a look at all the symbolism attached to pujo pandals. ...
  • Watch: Pongala fest starts in Chennai today February 28, 2010

    Its perhaps the largest congrgation of women in the world. The annual pongala at the attukal temple in Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday, is expected to attract over 25 lakh women devotees. ...
  • Watch: Celebrate Holi with recipes of colour February 28, 2010

    Holi means many things to many people. ...
  • Watch: Uttarkhand govt tightens security for Kumbh Mela January 12, 2010

    Following intelligence reports of a possible threat to the Mahakumbh mela this time, the state government has beefed up security in and around Haridwar. Approximately, 16, 000 security personnel have been deployed to secure the 130 sq km wide Kumbh Mela area. ...
  • Watch: Ahmedabad gears up for Kite fest January 12, 2010

    Gujarat: The 20th International Kite festival is on in Ahmedabad. The festival concludes on Makar Sankranti, which sees the participation of hundreds of kite flying enthusiasts. ...
  • Secret kitchen: Christmas special: Plum cake for all December 25, 2009

    Delicious Christmas recipes are ready to ooze people with the festive spirit. ...
  • On Christmas Day, go green to save earth December 25, 2009

    Red may be the color of the season but this year the trend is all about going green! ...
  • Celebrate Christmas with funfilled cookies at home December 25, 2009

    Christmas cookies can now also be used as jewelry or tree ornaments. ...
  • Watch: Check out the best fruit cake for Xmas Day December 25, 2009

    Celebrate Christmas with special fruit cake and keep worries aside and rejoice. ...
  • 10yrold cancer patient organises toy drive for kids December 25, 2009

    New Yprk: The real spirit of Christmas was showed by a 10yearold brain cancer patient who played Santa Claus, showing the community just how big his heart is by organising a toy drive. ...
  • Watch: Eid delicacies from Jama Masjid November 28, 2009

    If you are in Delhi and you want to see Eid festivities at their best, then Jama Masjid is definitely the place to be. There is a wide spread of all kind of delicacies ranging from biryani to various kinds of sweet meats. ...
  • Stuffed with sweets? Time to detoxify October 19, 2009

    Diwali celebrations are over and people went on overdrive with sweets. So, for all those who are now getting guilty pangs here are some detoxifying tips. ...
  • Utsav special: Celebrating joy this Diwali October 19, 2009

    Cyrus and Karan tickle your funny bone and bring you stories about some extraordinary people this Diwali. ...
  • CJ finds out how cracker ban is flouted in Delhi October 18, 2009

    Supreme Court has banned the use of firecrackers from 2100 hrs IST to 0600 hrs IST. But this rule is openly flouted in most parts of the countries. Citizen Journalist Devashish Bhattacharya takes a look at how people in the Capital are busy busting crackers post 2100 hrs IST. ...
  • Diwali gadget: A USB drive which can help cut fruits October 17, 2009

    Every Diwali you get the same gifts sweets, chocolates and diyas. So, this Diwali you can try out some new innovative gifts. A rolling clock, a pendrive cum swiss knife or a Tshirt which produces light. ...
  • Watch: Jaipur celebrates Diwali with Obama, Cinderella October 17, 2009

    The traders and jewellers are cashing in on the festive season. ...
  • Women BSF officers celebrate Diwali near IndoPak border October 17, 2009

    Bhikiwind: Diwali is just not being celebrated in the cities but on the border as well. For the first time ever, the BSF has deployed women officers on the IndoPak border and they are celebrating their first Diwali in uniform. ...
  • Security chinks in Delhi markets ahead of Diwali October 17, 2009

    Its been almost a year since serial blasts rocked the capital killing 25 people. But it seems that the city's police force has not learnt its lesson yet. A visit to some of the prominent market places in the Capital just a day before Diwali brought to light several chinks...
  • Divine delight: Kali puja delicacy October 16, 2009

    CNNIBN's Bikramjit Ray says Bengalis, food and worship make a formidable combination. After Durga Puja, it is time to pay homage to Goddess Kali. Discover the divine recipe with him. ...
  • Double whammy for Gujaratis: Diwali and New year October 16, 2009

    In Gujarat, it's a double celebration this weekend. Along with Diwali, it's the New Year. ...
  • Watch: Diwali celebrations at work places October 16, 2009

    Its chhoti Diwali today. The big one's tomorrow and the excitement's evident across India. But while most of us will be celebrating it at home, some would still be at work. CNNIBN went out to find such people and tried to make their Diwali special. ...
  • Watch: Oz artist spreads love, lights this Diwali October 15, 2009

    Diwali is synonymous with diyas but how about bringing in some psychedelic lights. Bringing that change to tradition is Australian light artist Roger Foley who is in India to celebrate Diwali. ...
  • Adulterated sweets: Watch what you eat this Diwali October 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Watch what you eat this festive season for your Diwali sweets could be adulterated. Several raids across the country have led to recoveries of adulterated foods. ...
  • Watch: Delhi's most popular Diwali mela October 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi's Blind Relief Association's candle and diya stall continues to attract thousands to the Capital's most popular Diwali mela. ...