spring season

‘Teri Meri Kahaani’ beautifully captures three eras (IANS Music Review)


June 1st, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Teri Meri Kahaani"; Music Director: Sajid-Wajid; Lyricist: Prasoon Joshi; Singers: Wajid, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Shaan, Shreya Ghoshal, Sunidhi Chauhan, Mika Singh, Sonu Niigaam and Shabir Bro; Rating: *** ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Srinagar’s tulip garden is a huge draw


April 28th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 28 (IANS) A record of nearly a lakh and a half tourists visited the tulip garden in Srinagar city this spring, an official said.A brainchild of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Assam to pay rich tributes to Bhupen Hazarika


April 13th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 13 (IANS) Assam will pay rich tributes to legendary singer and music maestro Bhupen Hazarika on the occasion of Rongali Bihu festival.Most of the Bihutolis (fields where ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

This time, Rongali Bihu to spread AIDS awareness


April 13th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 13 (IANS) Rongali Bihu, the most popular festival of Assam that will be celebrated this weekend, will see some leading singers and performers help generate awareness about HIV/AIDS ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Levi’s unveils ‘waterless’ jeans for spring


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 22 (IANS) Coinciding with the World Water Day, global apparel brand Levi's Strauss & Co Thursday unveiled its 'waterless' jeans collection for this year's spring season."We have reduced ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Educational institutions reopen in Kashmir


March 1st, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 1 (IANS) After over two months of one of Kashmir's harshest winters, universities, colleges and schools reopened here Thursday.Although the winter vacation for primary and middle schools have ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Iranians cancel match with Serbs over Israeli coach


February 21st, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Feb 21 (IANS/AKI) Iranian football club Sepahan cancelled a friendly match with Belgrade Partizan because the Belgrade team's coach is an Israeli, Partizan officials said Monday.Partizan is currently in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Spring holidays bring travel boom in China


January 29th, 2012 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 29 (IANS) A week-long holiday to celebrate the Chinese lunar new year has spurred a travel boom in the country, the government said Saturday.The lunar new year on ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rain, snow bring down temperatures in Kashmir Valley


April 11th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 11 (IANS) Kashmiris are back to tweeds and woollens. With rain and snow lashing the Valley Monday and the weather office forecasting further wet spells, the temperatures have ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Flower sapling sale increases with onset of spring in J.K


March 13th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar.13 (ANI): The sale of the flower saplings has increased in Jammu and Kashmir with the onset of spring season.With the rise in the demand, the turnover of the flower business ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bright sun, kites mark Punjab’s Basant Panchami celebrations


February 8th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 8 (IANS) Overcast conditions and rainfall in many parts of Punjab since the last two days made way for a clear sky and bright sunshine Tuesday as people observed the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Modern Family’ Gets Funnier With Nathan Lane’s Re-entry


January 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The 'Modern Family' gets funnier this spring season as the story will find Nathan Lane coming back as a guest of Mitchell Pritchett and Cameron Tucker, to stay and party ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Novice climber becomes youngest Brit woman to conquer Mt Everest


May 18th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): Bonita Norris, a 22-year-old woman, has become the youngest British female to reach the summit of Mount Everest.The adventurer said it was a "crazy" dream to climb the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Williams outclasses Peer pressure to march on in Madrid


May 15th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 15 (DPA) In-form Venus Williams played ruthless tennis Saturday to move into her first clay final of the European spring season with a 6-3, 6-0 win over outclassed Israeli ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Erie Canal Opens Its Gates For New Yorkers


May 3rd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, May 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a week of preparations for the event which will usher in the season of spring, the Erie Canal opened its waterway on the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Now, coolers, glucose and vitamins for Patna Zoo inmates


April 19th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajay KumarPatna, April (ANI): Special arrangements to protect inmates at the Sanjay Gandhi Botanical and Zoological Gardens in Patna have been made following the heat wave in the western, northern and ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

31 killed in West Bengal storm


April 14th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Raiganj (West Bengal), Apr 14 (ANI): At least 31 people are reported to have died in a storm that hit Raiganj in West Bengal's North Dinapur District on Wednesday morning.There are reports ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hindus celebrate ‘Ram Navami’


March 24th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Ayodhya/New Delhi, Mar 24 (ANI): Hindu devotees celebrate the festival of Ram Navami, the birth anniversary of Lord Rama on Wednesday.The festival marks the end of the nine-day long fasting and Navaratri ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Vernal Equinox 2010 Falls On March 20


March 19th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mar 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After experiencing several chilly months of winter, people of the North Pole are waiting for the spring season. According to the reports, Saturday, March 20, 2010 ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Tribals in Jharkhand celebrate ‘Sarhul’ with fervor


March 18th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Mar 18(ANI): Tribals in Ranchi on Thursday celebrated 'Sarhul', a festival marking the beginning of New Year, by worshipping trees.This annual festival is celebrated during the spring season when trees and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Five-step plan for Obama to help give up smoking


March 3rd, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 3 (ANI): Experts have come up with a five-step plan to help smokers around the world, including US President Barack Obama, quit smoking.Susan Rausch, health educator at the Pat ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vice President greets people on Holi


February 27th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 27(ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari on Saturday greeted people on the auspicious occasion of Holi, the festival of colours which will be celebrated on Sunday.In his message, Vice ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Angelina Jolie’s new hair-do is very classy


February 20th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Venice, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Angelina Jolie is in Venice shooting for her new movie ‘The Tourist’, and there she showed off her new hairstyle. She was sporting chunky blonde highlights, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Angelina Jolie shows off her new hairstyle


February 19th, 2010 - 4:22 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Venice, Feb 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Angelina Jolie showed off her new hairstyle in Italy. She was sporting chunky blonde highlights and side swept bangs. It is quite different from her normal ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

This ‘Basant’ Pakistani kites could fill Indian skies with their colours


February 11th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.11 (ANI): In the coming spring season, Pakistani kites could be seen dotting Indian skylines, as the Lahore High Court (LHC) has passed an order barring kite flying during 'Basant', one ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Migratory birds nestle in Kodiyakkarai sanctuary in Tamil Nadu


January 31st, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Jan 31 (ANI): Thousands of exotic migratory have arrived at the Kodiyakkarai Bird Sanctuary, which is located 400 kilometres from Chennai.These birds arrive in India during the winter season, which is ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Climate change sees fewer birds migrating to wetlands of Sangam


December 22nd, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
Allahabad, Dec 22 (ANI): Rise in temperature coupled with pollution has led to a sharp decrease in the number of migratory birds visiting the wetlands of Sangam, Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad city.The ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Migratory birds flock to wetlands in Uttarakhand


December 5th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Dehradun, Dec 5 (ANI): With the onset of winter, exotic migratory birds from the Pacific region and European countries are making their way to the Assan Barrage Bird Sanctuary in Uttarakhand for ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Archery, a favourite sport of Kargil youth


August 2nd, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Afzal BhatKargil, Aug.2 (ANI): Though cricket and hockey are today a big fascination for sports lovers across the country, the youth in Kargil of Ladakh region have a special charm ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Blake vows to overcome his continuing clay demons (French Open Notebook)


May 27th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 27 (DPA) After winning one match in the last three years at the French Open, James Blake is again just moving on after another minor disaster of a spring ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Why do seasonal allergies increase in spring


May 1st, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Spring season is often accompanied by allergies and increased problems for asthmatic people. Now, American scientists have identified a previously unknown cellular switch that turns allergies and asthma ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

People welcome spring season with a traditional fair in Himachal Pradesh


March 15th, 2009 - 12:30 am ICT by ANI
Rampur (Himachal Pradesh), Mar 14 (ANI): People here on Friday welcomed the spring season with a traditional Fag fair.A large numbers of people are participating in this fair that commenced on ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Blossoming almond trees herald spring in Kashmir Valley


March 11th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Parvez Butt Srinagar, Mar 11 (ANI): If there be a paradise on the Earth, it is this, it is this, it is this... reads one of the verses coined by Firdaus, ... Read more...

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India celebrates Holi in a unique manner


March 11th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
By Jethmal Sharma, Sushil Parekh, Virendra Pathak Bikaner/ Mumbai/ Allahabad, Mar 11 (ANI): It is festival time across India as people from all walks of life are celebrating Holi, the festival of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Kolkata students celebrate Holi, sing Tagore’’s songs


March 10th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Mar 10 (ANI): Students and teachers of Rabindra Bharati University celebrated Holi with great fervour and enthusiasm. Dancing to the tune of Tagore''s song, they applied colour on each other in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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