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Bollywood movies give Holi songs a miss


March 5th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) It's a festival that has inspired some evergreen songs and scenes in Bollywood, from "Rang barse" to "Holi ke din". But notice how Holi ... Read more...

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No place for Holi songs in Bollywood anymore?


March 20th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) There was a time when Holi provided not only an occasion for outstanding song situations in Bollywood films but also a pretext for great drama. ... Read more...

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From traditional to sexy - Holi clothes get stylish makeover


March 16th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Wearing old white clothes on Holi is passe. With people becoming increasingly fashion conscious, hot pants, backless blouses and off-shoulder tops in vibrant colours ... Read more...

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Security personnel celebrate Holi in Srinagar


March 1st, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar 1 (ANI): Security personnel celebrated 'Holi' on Monday in the militancy-infested areas of Srinagar by arming themselves with packets of coloured water instead of their usual guns.The area was filled ... Read more...

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Packed with pilgrims, Lord Krishna’s land dances to Holi


March 1st, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), March 1 (IANS) A cloudy morning failed to deter Holi revellers who were out in full force in Goverdhan, Barsana, Mathura, Vrindavan and other pilgrim destinations associated ... Read more...

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BSF celebrates Eid, Holi at Jammu border


February 28th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanOctroi (BOP) Suchetgarh (IB) Feb.28 (ANI): Taking a break from their security duties, Border Security Force (BSF) personnel celebrated the twin festivals of Eid and Holi as a ... Read more...

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Why don’t we have Holi songs nowadays?


February 25th, 2010 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) "Holi ke rang mein", "Rang barse bheege chunar wali" and "Holi khele Raghuveera" are some popular Hindi movie songs that captured the spirit of ... Read more...

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Friendly fight, flower shower - it’s Lathmar Holi


February 24th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Barsana (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 24 (IANS) Barsana, the birthplace of Lord Krishna's consort Radha, has kept its date with the famous Lathmar Holi, with thousands of pilgrims - among them ... Read more...

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BSF personnel celebrate Holi on Indo-Pak border


March 11th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar/ Barmer, Mar. 11 (ANI): Taking a break from their tough duties, Border Security Force (BSF) stationed on the Indo-Pak border celebrated festival colours ''Holi'' on Tuesday. At Gakhiral border observation post ... Read more...

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Bihars folk music industry booms ahead of Holi


March 9th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
By: Ajay Kumar Patna, Mar. 9 (ANI): With festival of colors just round the corner, markets in Bihar are selling a variety of folk music in celebration of Holi. Indias most ... Read more...

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Residents in Allahabad celebrate Holi with milk, butter and curd


March 9th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Virendra Pathak Allahabad, Mar 9 (ANI): A tribe of milkmen community celebrated Holi, the festival of colours, with milk, curd and butter during the weekend. They worship Lord Krishna as their family ... Read more...

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Two killed in Holi violence in Bihar


March 23rd, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by admin
Patna, March 23 (IANS) Two people were shot dead and three injured in Bihar in clashes over the singing of Holi songs, police said Sunday. Two groups wanted to sing traditional Holi ... Read more...

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Holi festival colours India


March 22nd, 2008 - 7:40 pm ICT by admin
(Roundup)New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) From the prime minister here to the trooper at the Pakistan border and the villager in Orissa, India Saturday celebrated Holi, the festival of colours. Spring was ... Read more...

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Sonia, Advani celebrate Holi


March 22nd, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi/Vrindavan (UP), Mar 22 (ANI): Holi, the festival of colours, is being celebrated across the country with great fervour and gaiety with leaders and politicians also spraying and smearing colours. Congress ... Read more...

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Carnival of colours - India celebrates Holi in traditional style


March 21st, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by admin
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi/Mathura, March 21 (IANS) Colours, flowers, drums, bonfires and sweets - India, the land of festivals, is all geared up to celebrate Holi, the festival of colours, Saturday. People ... Read more...

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Milkmen celebrate Makhaniya Holi in Allahabad


March 20th, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by admin
Allahabad, March 20 (ANI): While Holi is popularly known to be a festival of colours, it is celebrated as Makhaniya Holi in reverence of Lord Krishna by many villagers with rose ... Read more...

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Lord Krishna’s land rocks to beats of Holi


March 20th, 2008 - 11:05 am ICT by admin
(Feature) By Brij Khandelwal Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), March 20 (IANS) The influx of pilgrims, both foreign and Indian, to the Hindu holy town of Vrindavan to enjoy the famous Braj ki Holi - ... Read more...

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STAR Plus plans Holi special


March 13th, 2008 - 5:57 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) It is time for the festival of colours once again and STAR Plus TV channel plans to celebrate Holi with a special programme Sunday. "Rang Barse - ... Read more...

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