festive mood

Jammu prisoners participate in kite flying festival


August 10th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 10 (IANS) The staff and prisoners of Kot Bhalwal Jail, on the outskirts of Jammu city, together celebrated the Janmashtami, birthday of Lord Krishna, by taking part in ... Read more...

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Apple in toffee syrup or marshmallows? Take your Easter pick


April 5th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Easter eggs stuffed with chocolate, marzipan, marshmallows, coconut and white chocolate cigar roll...eateries across Indian cities have decorated their Easter basket with mouthwatering goodies to ... Read more...

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Bonfires, celebrations mark Lohri across north India


January 14th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Bonfires on streets, house compounds, campuses of schools, colleges and universities and even at offices -- the festive mood of Lohri was felt across north ... Read more...

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B-town celebrates Christmas with family, friends


December 25th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities extended their best wishes on Christmas Sunday. Some even shared their plans for the day on Twitter - some would celebrate with ... Read more...

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Punjab parties welcome Jan 30 assembly poll announcement


December 24th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 24 (IANS) The main political parties in Punjab - the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) combine and the opposition Congress - Saturday welcomed the ... Read more...

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Prayers mark Eid in India, but clashes in Kashmir (Roundup)


November 7th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Thronging mosques, sacrificing goats, greeting friends and rustling up delicacies, millions of Indian Muslims celebrated Eid-ul-Zuha Monday. The day passed off peacefully, barring in Jammu ... Read more...

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Amid rain, Kashmiris hit shopping high for Eid


November 5th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 5 (IANS) Amid incessant rain and cold weather, days ahead of Eid-ul-Zuha Monday, Kashmiris, forgetting all their other problems, are thronging the markets to buy sacrificial animals, clothes, ... Read more...

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Naraka Chaturdashi celebrated in Andhra


October 25th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 25 (IANS) Hindus in Andhra Pradesh Tuesday celebrated with gaiety Naraka Chaturdashi, the first day of the two-day Diwali festival in the state.A festive mood prevailed in markets, ... Read more...

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Advance booking boost for ‘RA.One’


October 24th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) After extensive promotional activities and the alluring charm of Shah Rukh Khan, the five-day long weekend seems to be perfect setting to release "RA.One". ... Read more...

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Watch what you eat this Diwali!


October 22nd, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) For many, the festival of lights is an excuse to indulge in all-night parties, binge eating and mindless drinking, but the aftermath can result in ... Read more...

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Guns give way to Puja revelry in Maoist belt


October 4th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lalgarh (West Bengal), Oct 4 (IANS) The festivities of Durga Puja, in celebration of the goddess and her 'children' descending on earth, have begun across West Bengal -- including in ... Read more...

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Rain-battered Mumbai gets into festive mood


August 30th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Rain-battered Mumbai returned to normalcy Tuesday and people got into the festive mood ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr Wednesday and the 10-day Ganeshotsav starting Thursday. Though the mood was ... Read more...

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Historic day for Mahadalits in Bihar


August 14th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 14 (IANS) The Mahadalits of Bihar, who constitute an overwhelming number among the state's downtrodden, are in a festive mood like never before ahead of India's 65th Independence ... Read more...

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Devotees throng Shiva temples, celebrate ‘Shravan’


July 16th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 16 (IANS) Devotees thronged at Lord Shiva temples in Uttar Pradesh Saturday for offering prayers on the onset of the Hindu month of `Shravan' that heralds the coming ... Read more...

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Bengalis celebrate ‘Poila Baisakh’ with prayers and sweets


April 15th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) Devotees thronged the famous temples of goddess Kali at Kalighat and Dakshineshwar to offer prayers and people greeted each other with sweets Friday as West Bengal ... Read more...

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Celebrations begin at Jantar Mantar to mark Hazare’s victory


April 9th, 2011 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) It was a carnival like atmosphere at Jantar Mantar where hundreds of people early Saturday danced to drumbeats, shouted slogans and hugged each other to ... Read more...

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Fans blur battle lines between India and Pakistan


March 30th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Everyone at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium had a whale of a time during the World Cup semifinal here Wednesday and in that euphoria, ... Read more...

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Away from upheavals, Kuwait celebrates 50th anniversary of independence (Lead)


February 26th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 26 (IANS) Homes decked in colours of its national flag, children cheering and waving, women clicking moments for memory - Kuwait was in a festive mood Saturday, ... Read more...

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Kuwait in celebratory mood for 50th anniversary of independence


February 26th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 26 (IANS) Homes decked in colours of its national flag, children cheering and waving, women clicking moments for memory - Kuwait was in a festive mood ... Read more...

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Festive mood as speculation swirls of Mubarak leaving (Fourth Lead)


February 11th, 2011 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) "Tonight, it is ending", the dramatic announcement by Egypt's top army general was met with loud cheering by the tens of thousands of expectant protesters in Tahrir ... Read more...

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Christmas Surprise For Dhanush!


December 27th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
on Christmas time.Dhanush was in Karaikudi shooting for the film but he did not miss to enjoy the festive mood. His wife Darshana and close friend Vijay Yesudas surprised him ... Read more...

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Barbara Cartland’s guide on to the perfect New Year’s Eve bash


December 27th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): New Year's Eve is the perfect time to throw a party -everyone is in a festive mood, looking to mark the end of the year and to kick-off ... Read more...

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“Million Dollar Money Drop” Steers TV Game Shows A Step Further


December 22nd, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Television these days are not offering too much excitement apart from the popular pre-existing soaps and a few good movies that are aired before the Christmas ... Read more...

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Planning to holiday in Kerala? It’s almost houseful!


December 7th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 7 (IANS) Tourists hoping to usher in the New Year amid Kerala's laidback charms would do well to have a plan B ready - if they haven't booked ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

“November Christmas” Touches The Emtional Chord Of Several Audience


November 29th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The CBS Channel is now making an extra effort to entertain the family, as the Christmas is round the corner. In order to create the perfect ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama Distributes Food At Charity Center With Family On Thanksgiving Eve


November 25th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On the occasion of Thanksgiving, Americans all over United States spend quality time with family and friends to enjoy the festive mood to the fullest. ... Read more...

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Cambodia Stampede Claims 345 Lives, Leaves Hundreds Injured


November 23rd, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Phnom Penh, Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) More than three hundred people are feared to have lost their lives in a stampede at a festival in the Cambodian capital of Phnom ... Read more...

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Black Friday 2010 Sales To Come Up A Day Before


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many reputed retailers will be offering their sales advertisements on the Thanksgiving Day itself. This is the latest buzz in the business market.According to a source, ... Read more...

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Raleigh Christmas Parade 2010 Pumps Up The Festive Mood


November 21st, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The largest Christmas Parade, namely Raleigh Christmas Parade 2010 was held on Saturday between Washington, D.C. and Atlanta. This 66th annual event was one of the ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4: Sara Khan And Ali Merchant Ties The Knot


November 12th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): GettingĀ married on television is no easy job. And that too, in a house where there are very few relatives and no privacy with hundreds of cameras ... Read more...

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Festive mood in Bihar as Chhath festival begins


November 10th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 10 (IANS) Millions of devotees offered early morning prayers at river banks across the state Wednesday as the four-day Chhath festival began amidst tight security.Chhath, celebrated six days after Diwali, ... Read more...

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Wear Indian outfits, more colours: Designers urge Michelle


November 7th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Rishabh P. Nair New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) She has repeatedly been on the list of the world's best dressed people and is known for her populist style, but First Lady ... Read more...

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Festive mood in Rajasthan village that spoke to Obama


November 7th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Anil Sharma Ajmer, Nov 7 (IANS) A Rajasthan village Sunday was in a festive spirit, with villagers dancing to drum beats, as they got to talk to US President Barack Obama ... Read more...

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Nitish hits poll trail on Diwali, rivals in festive spirit


November 5th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 5 (IANS) While his political rivals are in a festive mood, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is campaigning Friday for the ongoing state assembly polls instead of celebrating Diwali."Nitish ... Read more...

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Durga Pooja This Year Was Very Special For Rituparna Sengupta


October 22nd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 22, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): This year, Durga Pooja was very special for Rituparna Sengupta as she attended Durga Puja in Mumbai and Kolkata both. She was the brand ambassador ... Read more...

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