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dna
Scotland Yard warns Indian community to stand guard against gold theft during Diwalifinancial year. It warned Londoners to guard against gangs of thieves targetin
dna / Posted 8 minutes ago
financial year. It warned Londoners to guard against gangs of thieves targeting gold and jewellery particularly during the Diwali celebrations starting tomorrow. "The festival period tends to see a spike in this type of crime largely due to more... Read more
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dna
Treta Yuga Diwali recreated in Ayodhya, Adityanath says Ram Rajya will be established soonTreta Yuga Diwali was recreated in Kal Yuga at Ayodhya, the birthplace of Lord
dna / Posted 8 minutes ago
Treta Yuga Diwali was recreated in Kal Yuga at Ayodhya, the birthplace of Lord Rama, by the Yogi Adityanah government on the eve of the festival of lights with a magnificent record-breaking lighting of 1.71 lakh earthen diyas (lights) at the Saryu... Read more
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Aljazeera
S Chandrasekhar: Why Google honours himas a "child prodigy" and hailed as the first astrophysicist to win a Nobel Priz
Aljazeera / Posted 22 minutes ago
as a "child prodigy" and hailed as the first astrophysicist to win a Nobel Prize for his theory on the evolution of stars, Diwali on Thursday would have been Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar's 107th birthday. In his honour, Google is changing its logo... Read more
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The Hindu
Jio’s hikes 84-day plan tariff to ₹459website. However, subscribers of ₹149 plan will get 4GB of data for each billin
The Hindu / Posted 34 minutes ago
website. However, subscribers of ₹149 plan will get 4GB of data for each billing cycle of 28 days under the new scheme “Diwali Dhamaka” compared to 2GB being offered at present. Jio has also reduced recharge tariff for lower denomination and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Happy Diwali!Jacob Zuma has sent good wishes to all the Hindu, Tamil, Gujerati and other com
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Jacob Zuma has sent good wishes to all the Hindu, Tamil, Gujerati and other communities in South Africa who celebrate Diwali today. "We wish all Hindu, Tamil and Gujerati communities a peaceful and a happy Diwali. May the divine light bless... Read more
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International Business Times
Happy Diwali! Colourful images of the 2017 Hindu festival of lights Hindus around the world are celebrating Diwali, the festival of lights. Also kn
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
Hindus around the world are celebrating Diwali, the festival of lights. Also known as Deepavali and Tihar, Diwali is one of Hinduism's most important festivals, marking the homecoming of the god Lord Ram after vanquishing the demon king Ravana. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Adityanath more concerned on celebrating Diwali, not checking medical care: Lalu - newkerala news #281474Adityanath's visit to Ayodhya to celebrate Dilwali stating that Adityanath more
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Adityanath's visit to Ayodhya to celebrate Dilwali stating that Adityanath more concerned on going to Ayodhya to celebrate Diwali than looking into medical care and development in his state. Speaking to media here, Lalu said, "Rather than looking... Read more
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New Kerala
This Diwali, Pay through MobiKwik QR Code and Win Gold - newkerala news #281565New Delhi : This Diwali, users of Indian mobile wallet major, MobiKwik can win
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
New Delhi : This Diwali, users of Indian mobile wallet major, MobiKwik can win gold worth Rs 1lakh on QR Code transactions. MobiKwik powers digital transactions for over 20 lakh merchants pan-India, and the offer is also valid on the purchase of... Read more
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Summerland Review
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Summerland Review / Posted 2 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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Daily Echo
Happy Diwali! What you need to know about the festival of light, and where you can see the fireworksof people across Hampshire are set to head to Hindu and Sikh temples tomorrow t
Daily Echo / Posted 2 hours ago
of people across Hampshire are set to head to Hindu and Sikh temples tomorrow to celebrate the Festival of Light. Knows as Diwali, the event will see fireworks blasting off across Southampton when communities come together to celebrate one of the... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Revelstoke Review / Posted 2 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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Gulf News
Modi government working towards establishing ‘Ram Rajya’: AdityanathUttar Pradesh Chief minister says Ayodhya will be developed as a hub of tourism
Gulf News / Posted 2 hours ago
Uttar Pradesh Chief minister says Ayodhya will be developed as a hub of tourism Ayodhya: Hosting grand Diwali festivities at Ayodhya, said to be the birthplace of Hindu deity Ram, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said the... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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Similkameen Spotlight
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Similkameen Spotlight / Posted 2 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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asianage
Ram Rajya means home for all, no poverty, discrimination: Adityanathcylinders for every household Speaking at the glittering 'Deepotsav' organised
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
cylinders for every household Speaking at the glittering 'Deepotsav' organised on the bank of river Sarayu in Ayodhya on Diwali eve, Adityanath hit out at critics claiming that there were some who opposed and questioned his actions regardless of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Armed, paramilitary forces will be charged Re 1/min for satellite phone calls from tomorrowcall rate for most of such connections was Rs 5 per minute, although some subsi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
call rate for most of such connections was Rs 5 per minute, although some subsidised ones paid Re 1. “On the eve of Diwali, we are announcing that Armed forces and paramilitary forces stationed in remote areas and tough terrains on borders... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Real meaning of ‘Ram Rajya’ is home, electricity, cooking gas for everyone: Yogi Adityanath in Ayodhyawhere there is no poverty or discrimination. Speaking at the glittering Deepot
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
where there is no poverty or discrimination. Speaking at the glittering Deepotsav organised on the bank of river Sarayu on Diwali eve, Adityanath hit out at critics claiming that there were some who opposed and questioned his actions regardless of... Read more
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Harrow Times
Police issue Diwali warning as gold theft figures released3,500 offences were committed against Asian families and officers have warned p
Harrow Times / Posted 3 hours ago
3,500 offences were committed against Asian families and officers have warned people to be particularly vigilant during Diwali. Intelligence continues to show organised criminal networks are increasingly involved in lucrative 'family gold... Read more
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Reuters
Blaze in firecracker workshop kills six in eastern Indiaat least six people, police said. The fire broke out as workers were making cr
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
at least six people, police said. The fire broke out as workers were making crackers for Thursday’s celebrations of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, district police chief Niti Shekhar told Reuters. The blaze injured seven others,... Read more
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dna
Real meaning of Ram Rajya is no poverty or discrimination: Yogi Adityanath in Ayodhyathere is no poverty or discrimination. Speaking at the glittering 'Deepotsav'
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
there is no poverty or discrimination. Speaking at the glittering 'Deepotsav' organised on the bank of river Sarayu on Diwali eve here, Adityanath hit out at critics claiming that there were some who opposed and questioned his actions... Read more
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dna
Celebrate Diwali in 'pollution free manner': Prez Kovind urges citizensPresident Ram Nath Kovind and Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu greeted people on
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu greeted people on the eve of Diwali, stressing the need for celebrating the festival in a "pollution-free manner". In his message, the president said the festival celebrates the victory... Read more
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dna
Diwali gift: Satellite phone calls at Re 1/min for security forces, says Telecom Minister Manoj Sinhacall rate for most of such connections was Rs 5 per minute, although some subsi
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
call rate for most of such connections was Rs 5 per minute, although some subsidised ones paid Re 1. "On the eve of Diwali, we are announcing that Armed forces and para-military forces stationed in remote areas and tough terrains on borders... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 3 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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Penticton Western News
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Penticton Western News / Posted 3 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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Keremeos Review
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Keremeos Review / Posted 3 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
B.C. premier celebrates DiwaliPremier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thu
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
Premier John Horgan is marking Diwali, the Festival of Lights, which begins Thursday. “We join members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Buddhist communities in B.C., across Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali, Deepavali and Bandi Chhor... Read more
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The Hindu
Ghana in quarter-final after easy win over Nigernations lined up for the respective national anthems before an almost empty sta
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
nations lined up for the respective national anthems before an almost empty stadium, which filled up in the second half. Diwali festivities kept locals busy at home. That the match day was a working day did not make it easy for working game... Read more
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The Hindu
At least 6 killed in explosion at illegal firecracker factory in Odishaseriously injured in an explosion at an illegal firecracker factory in Odisha’s
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
seriously injured in an explosion at an illegal firecracker factory in Odisha’s Balasore district this evening, ahead of Diwali. It is apprehended that the number of casualties could go up as people are likely to be trapped under the debris of... Read more
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Goal.com
Ghana Under 17 v Niger Under 17 Match Report, , U17 World CupAmidst the festive mood of Diwali, the crowd in Navi Mumbai witnessed an all-Af
Goal.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Amidst the festive mood of Diwali, the crowd in Navi Mumbai witnessed an all-African battle as Ghana and Niger met for the Round of 16 face-off on Wednesday evening as the former reigned supreme by a 2-0 margin. A penalty-kick from skipper Eric... Read more
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Business Standard India
Corporates to slash Diwali gifts budget by 35-40%, says Assochamfestivities due to slowdown concerns and pressure on their balance sheets, corp
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
festivities due to slowdown concerns and pressure on their balance sheets, corporate India is going rather lukewarm in Diwali gifts this year, slashing the budget by at least 35-40 per cent under this head, says a survey by industry chamber... Read more
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Business Standard India
This is how Delhi is gearing up for less noisy, less toxic DiwaliIt is expected to be a less noisy and less toxic Diwali this year after the Sup
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
It is expected to be a less noisy and less toxic Diwali this year after the Supreme Court imposed a ban on sale of firecrackers in Delhi and the NCR. While some people claim to have found different ways to get firecrackers through door step... Read more
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Business Standard India
Diwali gift for soldiers: Centre cuts call charges from Rs 5 to Re 1call rate for most of such connections was Rs 5 per minute, although some subsi
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
call rate for most of such connections was Rs 5 per minute, although some subsidised ones paid Re 1. "On the eve of Diwali, we are announcing that Armed forces and para-military forces stationed in remote areas and tough terrains on borders... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jio's plan-84 price up 15% to Rs 459, data doubled to 4GB in Rs 149 offerwebsite. However, subscribers of Rs 149 plan will get 4GB of data for each bil
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
website. However, subscribers of Rs 149 plan will get 4GB of data for each billing cycle of 28 days under the new scheme "Diwali Dhamaka" compared to 2GB being offered at present. It has also reduced recharge tariff for lower denomination and... Read more
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metro
This 'dog worshipping day' is the most relatable festival in the worldFestival, in Kathmandu, Nepal, has got the right idea. As part of the Hindu fes
metro / Posted 3 hours ago
Festival, in Kathmandu, Nepal, has got the right idea. As part of the Hindu festival of lights (perhaps better known as Diwali), an entire day is donated to the worship of canines. Where do we sign up?(Photo: Skanda Gautam/ZUMA... Read more
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asianage
Power Ministry kicks off plan to push coal supplies to power plantsNew Delhi: Allaying fears of electricity outages on the eve of Diwali, the Powe
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
New Delhi: Allaying fears of electricity outages on the eve of Diwali, the Power Ministry said a detailed plan has been implemented from Wednesday to ensure sufficient supply of coal to power plants. There were fears of power outages in the festive... Read more
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asianage
Diwali bonanza for armed forces, govt cuts call rates to Re 1 per minutecall rate for most of such connections was Rs 5 per minute, although some subsi
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
call rate for most of such connections was Rs 5 per minute, although some subsidised ones paid Re 1. "On the eve of Diwali, we are announcing that Armed forces and para-military forces stationed in remote areas and tough terrains on borders... Read more
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asianage
With spike in hate crimes in US, Indian-Americans fear for their livespiqued with joy in the moments after Donald Trump came to power; and as the Ova
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
piqued with joy in the moments after Donald Trump came to power; and as the Oval Office lit up on Wednesday from Trump’s Diwali celebrations, Indians in America by and large continue to live in fear. Trump’s ‘America First’ policy has had more... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Demonetisation, GST-themed firecrackers a big hit this Diwali in UP’s marketsinto a cracker shop in Allahabad this week, all he wanted was for his fireworks
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 hours ago
into a cracker shop in Allahabad this week, all he wanted was for his fireworks to stand out in his neighbourhood this Diwali. The 19-year-old walked out with a big box of “Notebandi anars”. “Bombs, rockets, ‘chakris’ and ‘anars’ with... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Priyank Sharma, Dhinchak Pooja to enter the showhe came out in support of friend Vikas Gupta and pushed another contestant Akas
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 hours ago
he came out in support of friend Vikas Gupta and pushed another contestant Akash Dadlani during a fight. On a special Diwali episode, the Splitsvilla fame Priyank will enter the Bigg Boss house as a wild card contestant alongwith Pooja Jain,... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Wild music!LONG (Piano)On 19 Oct 2017()Welcome to Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums’ 2017/18
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 4 hours ago
LONG (Piano)On 19 Oct 2017()Welcome to Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums’ 2017/18 season of Lunchbreak Concerts. Aberdeen Diwali Celebration 2017On 21 Oct 2017(Saturday Only)Sat 21st October 5pm onwards till late IANES invites you to join us for... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Diwali 2017: What is the Hindu festival of lights and when is it this year?As Hindu households light up with candles, oil lamps and fireworks, we find out
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 hours ago
As Hindu households light up with candles, oil lamps and fireworks, we find out what Diwali is about and how it all began. What is Diwali? Girls give finishing touches to a Rangoli in Ahmedabad, India (Ajit Solanki/AP) Diwali, more popularly known... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The best places in Britain to celebrate Diwali this weekenda range of different events for the famous festival all around the UK. Here's h
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
a range of different events for the famous festival all around the UK. Here's how each area is celebrating Diwali to help you decide which one suits you most.The celebration of light is coming up. How will you celebrate it? (Image:... Read more
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Business Standard India
Paddy bonus stirs Diwali market in ChhattisgarhChhattisgarh government’s decision to give bonus to the farmers against paddy p
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
Chhattisgarh government’s decision to give bonus to the farmers against paddy procurement has stimulated the Diwali market in Chhattisgarh. The Dhanteras market alone in the state transacted businesses worth about Rs 900 crore. According to... Read more
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New Kerala
Firecracker ban: Tripura Guv asks to prohibit Azaan broadcast - newkerala news #281373Agartala (Tripura) , Oct 17 : Expressing discontent over firecrackers ban in Di
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Agartala (Tripura) , Oct 17 : Expressing discontent over firecrackers ban in Diwali in the national capital, Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy on Tuesday questioned as to why there is no ban on the use of loudspeakers to broadcast Azaan to check noise... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre to reduce call rates for soldiers - newkerala news #28150118 : Union Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha on Wednesday said that the Centre will
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
18 : Union Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha on Wednesday said that the Centre will reduce call rates for soldiers in wake of Diwali. "Earlier soldiers had to pay monthly charge of Rs. 500 at the rate of Rs. five per call. Starting tomorrow, monthly... Read more
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New Kerala
Adityanath participates in Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya - newkerala news #281504Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh), October 18 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityan
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh), October 18 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday joined Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya. Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik was also present at the festivities. Adityanath reached Ayodhya earlier in the... Read more
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asianage
Guwahati NGO fights to make Diwali safer for animalsAssam NGO is working overtime to spread awareness on how excruciating a firecra
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
Assam NGO is working overtime to spread awareness on how excruciating a firecracker can be to a dog or a bird. "Diwali is a festival of twinkling lights, sweets, new clothes and plenty of fireworks for the humans. But on the contrary, it... Read more
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asianage
Gold sparkles on Diwali eve, prices surge to 3-week high of Rs 31,000New Delhi: Gold prices spurted by Rs 290 to 3-week high of Rs 31,000 per 10 gra
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
New Delhi: Gold prices spurted by Rs 290 to 3-week high of Rs 31,000 per 10 grams on the eve of Diwali at the bullion market on Wednesday on increased buying by local jewellers to meet festive demand. A weak trend overseas however capped the gains.... Read more
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