PARVATI

  • BJP's Madhuri Misal is Maharashtra's first winner in assembly elections 3 days ago

    Pune: BJP's Madhuri Misal won from Parvatti constituency in Pune, becoming the first winner in the Maharashtra legislative assembly elections. Misal's victory was greeted with bursting of firecrackers outside the local BJP office, distributing of sweets, playing of drums and lot of singing and dancing by party activists. She defeated her two...
  • Why did Mohit Raina skip special Holi party? March 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Mohit Raina, the star of Life OK's flagship show 'Devon Ke Dev Mahadev', skipped a special Holi celebration party organised by the channel recently. His absence from the event raised many questions. If a source is to be believed, the reason could lie in the fact that his off-screen lady...
  • Mahashivratri celebrated across India, lakhs take bath in Ganga February 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The festival of Mahashivratri is being celebrated across the country. Temples are full of devotees on the occassion of Mahashivratri since early Thursday. On this auspicious occasion, devotees from different part of the country gather at Allahabad and Varanasi to take bath in the Ganga as they believe that...
  • IAF chopper rescues five floodhit people July 29, 2013

    An IAF Mi17 chopper on Monday rescued five people stranded in flash floods for the last two days in a village near Kota in Rajasthan. The IAF chopper took off from its home base in Jodhpur and rescued the five villagers from Pipalda village near Kota and dropped them safely to...
  • Army roped in to rescue stranded people on island July 29, 2013

    Army has been roped in to rescue five persons stuck on a small island in Parvati river in Ayana village of Kota, police said on Monday. The village is situated some 100 kilometres from Kota town. Lakhan (22), Khemraj (21), Bhima (9) Dhiraj (12) and Rakesh (14) had gone to the...
  • Heavy rains trigger flash floods, five people reported trapped July 28, 2013

    Five persons were on Sunday stuck on the banks of Parvati river in Ayana area of Kota following flash floods after heavy rains. The area is situated some 100 kilometres from Kota town. SP (Rural) Vikas Pathak said all out efforts are being made to rescue the five persons. In another incident,...
  • Bangalore: Art academy forced to remove 3 nude paintings February 5, 2013

    Bangalore: An Art academy in Bangalore has been forced to remove three paintings from their exhibit following protests by groups saying that they are offensive. Artist Anirudh Sainath says he was forced to remove the exhibits. Art academy Chitrakala Parishath claims it had received several threat calls over the three paintings...
  • Parvati Melton to marry Mumbai based businessman December 6, 2012

    Actress Parvati Melton, who made her debut in 'Vennela' and played in films like 'Madhumasam' and 'Jalsa' is getting married to Shamsu Lalani, a real estate businessman in Mumbai. In fact, they are friends for the past some time and their friendship turned into love later and they are going...
  • Telugu Review: 'Srimannarayana' makes no sense September 1, 2012

    If you go to watch 'Srimannarayana' expecting an intellectual side, you will be in disappointment. As the story moves forward, you will realise that the gutsy young chap (Balakrishna) fights impossibly, murders miserably, talks funnily, dances at the drop of a hat in the presence of one or both the...
  • Saakshi Tanwar talks of life beyond Parvati and soaps March 27, 2009

    The actress with whom every Indian woman identified, thanks to her character Parvati in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, is back. This time Saakshi Tanwar is doing a film called Coffee House. We decided to meet her and ask her what more has she been up to. Excerpts from an interview... Network...
  • TV serials to now get a comic book avtaar May 16, 2008

    Mumbai: All you couch potatoes now have a new reason to stay addicted to television soaps and sitcoms. You can now stay tuned to your favourite show even if the telly is switched off, because the best of television will now find itself in a comic book format. So all...
  • Monsoon wedding for Orissa Gods June 25, 2007

    Sambhalpur: Rains are a cause of worry for people in many parts of India, but in Sambhalpur in Orissa it is the time of the year when Gods come down to the earth to tie the knot amidst fireworks, music and lots of dancing. The fiveday long festival Shital Shasthi...
  • Sniffing danger on charas trail February 14, 2007

    Kullu valley: Over 3,000 acre of fertile land is being used to cultivate cannabis in the upper reaches of the Parvati Valley in Himachal Pradesh. A CNNIBN special investigation team went undercover to the valley and found that villages which dont even exist on the map are controlled, to...
  • Himachal's illegal Charas farms February 14, 2007

    Kullu valley: CNNIBN's Special Investigation Team brings you this first ever look at over 3,000 acres of Charas (Cannabis) fields that make Himachal Pradesh a key supplier of the drug to the world drug mafia. Local drug dealers say that entire villages are employed in producing Charas villages that...