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Tomato battle in Spain draws the young


August 30th, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bunol (Spain), Aug 30 (IANS/EFE) About 40,000 young people from all over the world Wednesday participated in a gigantic food fight with ripe tomatoes, the popular "Tomatina" festival, in the ... Read more...

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Pattinson enjoys at bar post Stewart episode


August 7th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 7 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson made a public appearance at a bar for the first time since his girlfriend Kristen Stewart admitted cheating on him with "Snow ... Read more...

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10 detained in raid on Himachal rave party


August 5th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 5 (IANS) At least 10 revellers at a rave party, attended mainly by foreigners, were detained in the picturesque Manikaran Valley of Himachal Pradesh, police said Sunday.Superintendent of ... Read more...

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Insurance cover sought for Mumbai festival revellers


July 13th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) Mumbai Mayor Sunil Prabhu Thursday mooted a proposal to provide insurance to lakhs of participants in the forthcoming "dahi-handi" and Ganeshotsav celebrations here.He urged Municipal ... Read more...

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Kenyan football lovers keep off pubs during Euro final


July 2nd, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, July 2 (IANS) Football lovers in Kenya stayed away from pubs and other entertainment spots during the Euro 2012 final for fear of terror attacks Sunday night.The move ... Read more...

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Goa readies for cool dip, Sao Joao feast on Sunday


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 23 (IANS) Amid the din of drums and rhythmic thumps of thick, fibrous coconut leaf stems slapped hard against the ground, Goa will celebrate the monsoon feast of ... Read more...

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Alcohol can trigger dangerous palpitations


June 4th, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 4 (IANS) "Holiday heart syndrome," first coined in 1978, refers to patients who experience a potentially dangerous form of palpitation after excessive drinking, especially during winter holidays. The ... Read more...

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Prabhu Deva’s sons not allowed to party with SRK


May 30th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) As Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan partied the night away at Prabhu Deva's home in Chennai after Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) title win in ... Read more...

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Tagore song heralds new year in Bangladesh


April 14th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 14 (IANS) Hundreds of Bangladeshis gathered in the capital Saturday to sing "Esho hey Baishakh esho esho", a traditional song written by Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore, to welcome ... Read more...

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Oxford student jumps balconies, plunges 25 feet


April 7th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) An Oxford University student has been hospitalised after falling from a building's second-storey while trying to show his friends how to move from one balcony to ... Read more...

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On Holi, Nitish dons pink for Badal


March 9th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 9 (IANS) It was celebrated a day later in Bihar owing to astrological reasons, but Holi came with all its colours and camaraderie when it did Friday. Among ... Read more...

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Holi splashes Delhi with colours (Second Lead)


March 8th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Delhi was drenched in a multitude of colours as people Thursday celebrated Holi by smearing gulal on each other, spraying coloured water, dancing to music ... Read more...

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Mumbai celebrates Holi with fun, frolic and revelry


March 8th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) As Mumbai woke up to the festival of colours - Holi - young and old started the day not only with colours, but also with fun, ... Read more...

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Holi splashes Delhi with colours


March 8th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Holi celebrations began early Thursday morning in the national capital, with squeals of laughter echoingyoung and old alike through dry colour on each other.Soon enough, ... Read more...

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Where Holi goes on for 50 days


March 7th, 2012 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura, March 7 (IANS) It may be a one-day affair in the rest of India, but Holi is a 50-day cultural exposition in the Braj region of Uttar Pradesh.In the ... Read more...

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Drinking will kill 210,000 in next 20 years: Experts


February 20th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Alcohol will cause 210,000 deaths during the next 20 years through illness, violence and accidents, British doctors have warned.Two of Britain's foremost alcohol specialists, Ian Gilmore ... Read more...

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V-Day venom: Youngsters flirt with cobra drug (With Images)


February 15th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) It wasn't just heart-shaped chocolates and bright red roses that saw a spurt in sales this Valentine's Day. A deadly drug prepared from cobra venom ... Read more...

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On Day 2, literature meets 5,000 people (Jaipur Dairy)


January 21st, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 21 (IANS) "The Satanic Verses" author Salman Rushdie may have skipped the Jaipur Literature Festival but more than 5,000 weekend revellers - including housewives and students ... Read more...

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Gurgaon hooliganism due to lack of cops: Residents


January 2nd, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Jan 2 (IANS) The drunken hooliganism witnessed here during New Year celebrations, when hundreds of revellers created ruckus on the Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road and even molested a woman, occurred due ... Read more...

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Twitter crashes after 16,000 New Year tweets per second


January 1st, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) Social networking site Twitter was out of action for over an hour in Britain after it was overloaded with New Year messages.The site crashed around 3 ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Andhra on New Year’s Day


January 1st, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 1 (IANS) At least eight people were killed on New Year's Day in accidents in different parts of Andhra Pradesh, police said Sunday.Four revellers were killed and another ... Read more...

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Dark new year for cyclone-hit Tamil Nadu districts


January 1st, 2012 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 1 (IANS) Tamil Nadu welcomed 2012 with celebrations but it was a dark new year for people in Cyclone Thane-hit Cuddalore and Chidambaram districts as there was no ... Read more...

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Meghalaya greets New Year in its own style


January 1st, 2012 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jan 1 (IANS) At the stroke of midnight, a group of revellers welcomed the New Year in this mountainous state capital of Meghalaya by plunging into icy water at ... Read more...

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Tight security in Bangalore for peaceful New Year’s Eve


December 31st, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 31 (IANS) About 16,000 police personnel will be on duty late Saturday to maintain vigil across Bangalore and ensure peaceful New Year's Eve celebrations."We are taking maximum ... Read more...

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No mixing drinking and driving, revellers warned


December 31st, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Continuing their campaign against drunken driving, Delhi Police Saturday warned the denizens of the city to obey rules on New Year's Eve and strictly ... Read more...

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No white New Year’s Eve for Himachal’s hill stations


December 31st, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 31 (IANS) Hill stations in Himachal Pradesh will miss a white New Year's Eve as hardly any snow has fallen in the past few days.In the state ... Read more...

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Rains threaten New Year bash in Kerala


December 31st, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 31 (IANS) Incessant rain across Kerala since Friday evening is now causing panic among revellers as the much-awaited New Year-eve bash could come to nought.The district administration has ... Read more...

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Cyclone Thane clouds year-end revelry in Bangalore


December 30th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 30 (IANS) Year-end revelers in this tech hub, home to thousands of young IT professionals from across India, have turned weather watchers as cyclone Thane threatens to rain ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Cold wave persists in Himachal


December 29th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 29 (IANS) The continuing cold wave of the past few days tightened its grip on the hills of Himachal Pradesh Thursday despite prolonged dry spell.Except Shimla, most parts ... Read more...

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Hyderabad police impose restrictions for New Year celebrations


December 23rd, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 23 (IANS) To maintain public order, Hyderabad police have imposed several restrictions on revellers celebrating the New Year, an official said Friday.All flyovers in the city would be ... Read more...

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Woman killed for asking for lowering music


December 12th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 12 (IANS) A woman in Britain has been allegedly stabbed to death for urging that the volume of the music being played at a party be turned down.Emma ... Read more...

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Sweet sop for rowdy students in Britain


December 4th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Police in Britain's Durham city will hand out 10,000 sweets to students to remind them to be quiet while returning home from a night out.Launched as ... Read more...

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Gaga, Bieber to celebrate New Year’s Eve in New York


November 9th, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 9 (IANS) Singers Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber will join revellers in New York City's Times Square Dec 31 to bid farewell to 2011 and welcome 2012, ... Read more...

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For a day, Manipur forgets blockade and celebrates


October 28th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Oct 28 (IANS) The markets were buzzing with excited revellers - many haggling over the price of fish - and there was excited chatter at homes as people prepared ... Read more...

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Nine Puja revellers drown in Bihar


October 5th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 5 (IANS) Durga Puja festivities turned tragic for some in Bihar when two boats carrying revellers capsized, drowning nine people, police said Wednesday. The first incident took place when ... Read more...

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