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B-town tweets Happy Gudi Padwa, navratras


March 23rd, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Good luck, happiness, prosperity - Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit and Riteish Deshmukh have wished all this and more to their friends on ... Read more...

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Maharashtra celebrates Gudi Padwa


March 23rd, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) As a string of harvest festivals began in Maharashtra Friday, the weekend came a day earlier with people across the state celebrating Gudi Padwa (New Year's ... Read more...

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All party meet likely on Lokpal bill


March 21st, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Aiming to evolve consensus on the controversial Lokpal bill which could not be passed in the Rajya Sabha, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely ... Read more...

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South India heralds New Year, north ushers Navratri (Roundup)


April 4th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Chennai/Hyderabad/New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) With the joyful spirit of the World Cup win still lingering, it was time Monday to herald the New Year in Maharashtra with Gudi ... Read more...

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Happy Gudi Padwa, tweets Bollywood


April 4th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Bipasha Basu and Madhur Bhandarkar among others, have wished their friends and fans good luck and wishes on the ... Read more...

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Harvest festival adds to World Cup joy in Maharashtra


April 4th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) Celebrations for the World Cup victory blended with gaiety over the harvest festival of Gudi Padwa, which marked the Maharashtrian New Year and was observed across ... Read more...

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President, PM greet India on Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Chetti Chand, Chaitra Sukladi


April 4th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today greeted the nation on the occasion of Chaitra Sukladi, Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Chetti Chand, Navreh and Sajibu ... Read more...

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President greets people on Gudi Padwa, Navreh


April 3rd, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Sunday greeted the people of the country on the new year festivals of Chaitra Sukladi, Ugadi, Gudi Padwa, Chetti Chand, Navreh ... Read more...

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Hindus want 10 more festivals added to Los Angeles schools’ Calendar of Observances


February 11th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 11 (ANI): Hindus have urged Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) in USA to add 10 more Hindu festivals, including Durgapuja, to its "Calendar of Commemorative Dates and Observances" ... Read more...

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Maharashtra activist Anna Hazare ends hunger strike


March 20th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Ralegaon Siddhi (Maharashtra), Mar 20 (ANI): Noted social activist Anna Hazare on Saturday called off his five-day-old hunger strike after the Maharashtra Government assured to initiate action against corruption in cooperative credit ... Read more...

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Pune’s mother-daughter duo scale Australia’s highest peak


March 15th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, March 15 (IANS) Pune mountaineer Krushnaa Patil and her mother Ranjana scaled the Mount Kosciuszko, the highest peak in Australia Saturday, the family said Monday. Having summitted the highest mountains ... Read more...

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Ajay Devgan to spend his birthday with his family


April 1st, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Ajay Devgan is currently busy shooting for his home production film All the best at Lonawala. Tomorrow (2nd April) being Ajay's birthday, he won't be shooting and spending time with his ... Read more...

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Nine-day ‘Navratri’ festival begins


March 27th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Mumbai, Mar 27 (ANI): The nine-day 'Navratri' festival began across India with religious fervour on Friday.In New Delhi, devotees queued up outside the temples early in the morning to pay ... Read more...

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Poonam Mahajan meets Raj Thackeray, denies rift with BJP


March 27th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) youth wing leader Poonam Mahajan-Rao, daughter of late Pramod Mahajan, Friday met Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray, then said there was ... Read more...

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Cover story: Voices on Gudi Padwa (Marathi New Year)


March 26th, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
On 27th of March comes the festival of Gudi Padwa, which is very auspicious day for all Maharashtrians and so we ask our some of Marathi celebs from our tinsel town ... Read more...

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Ugadi being celebrated with traditional fervor


April 7th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by admin
Imphal/Puducherry, Apr 7 (ANI): Ugadi, the New Years Day for people in southern, western and north eastern India, is being celebrated with people offering prayers at temples and greeting friends and ... Read more...

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