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‘Maha Kumbh Mela’ to commence in January

November 18th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Haridwar (Uttarakhand), Nov 18 (ANI): The 'Maha Kumbh Mela' or the Great pitcher festival, celebrated once in every 12 years, here is expected to attract 10 million people.Satpal Brahmachari, former chairman of ... Read more...

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Students organize Ganga cleaning drive in Varanasi

November 10th, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, Nov. 10 (ANI): Hundreds of college students in Varanasi participated in a cleaning drive aimed to keep the holy Ganges river pollution-free.Many volunteers cleaned the Ghats of the river with brooms, ... Read more...

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