Fireworks

  • Ahead of LS polls, DMs asked to check stock of ammunition, fireworks 27-03-2014 09:34 PM

    In view of the forthcoming Lok Sabhaelections, directives were on Thursday issued to all districtmagistrates to check stock of ammunition, fireworks andexplosives to prevent their misuse during elections. "If stock of ammunition, fireworks and explosives oflicence holders was found more than the prescribed quantity,or any person making illegal stock of...
  • Dubai celebrates New Year with record setting display of fireworks 01-01-2014 08:03 PM

    Dubai has ushered in 2014 with more than half a million fireworks spectacle, breaking the world record for the largest such display ever, Guinness World records said. Ten months in planning, over 500,000 fireworks were used during the display on the New Year's Eve which lasted around six minutes, with...
  • Watch: Fireworks at the Statue of Liberty as US celebrates Independence Day 05-07-2013 11:39 AM

    The Statue of Liberty reopened on July 4, eight months after Superstorm Sandy shuttered the national symbol of freedom, as Americans around the country celebrated with fireworks and parades its Independence Day. ...
  • Fireworks, parades, hot dogs: US celebrates 4th 05-07-2011 12:32 PM

    New York: The nation's most extravagant display of July 4 fireworks Monday was a triumphant celebration that turned sober briefly to commemorate the 10-year mark since the Sept. 11 attacks. Tens of thousands of people from around the world streamed to Manhattan's West Side to see the pyrotechnics show over...
  • Kerala gears up to celebrate Thrissur Pooram 11-04-2008 11:52 AM

    The inquest must begin. This was India's seventh consecutive overseas defeat in Test cricket, their third in that period by an innings, and their worst series since the 3-0 whitewash in Australia in 1999-00. In the process, MS Dhoni became the first Indian to lead India to six innings defeat....
  • World breaks into song and dance to ring in 2008 31-12-2007 09:00 PM

    Kolkata: With a tinge of grass on the Eden Gardens strip, expect some lateral movements from the seamers even as the curator here promises the pitch to be a typical Indian batting wicket. Having lost out on the India vs England match after the ICC ruled out the ground on...
  • Fireworks over festival in Kerala 02-04-2007 08:58 PM

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  • Mumbai fireworks set to crack a record 19-10-2006 05:36 PM

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