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Chhath Festival
Jharkhand  /  Published 17.11.20

RMC goes ahead with ghat clean-up

There are around three dozen water bodies across the city where Chhath is held every year. Most of them were nearly ready, said the mayor. “Soon after Dussehra we began cleaning water bodies. Ba...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.11.20

Chhath devotees make do with curbs

On Tuesday, many residents were seen procuring big-sized water tubs. Others who could create temporary water bodies within residential complexes so that they were able to offer arghya on both days of ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 17.11.20

SC defers hearing on Chhath at Sarobar

The Supreme Court on Monday deferred the hearing of the Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority’s (CMDA) plea to allow Chhath Puja at Rabindra Sarobar to a date by when this year’s eve...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.11.20

Chhath Puja items at your doorstep

A Mango-based religious outfit, Baba Baijnath Seva Sangh, will be distributing Chhath Puja items free of cost among the devotees. Fruits and other puja paraphernalia would be delivered at the doorstep...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.11.20

Chhath: BJP, Cong against curbs

Ally Congress echoed similar sentiments. The party’s co-working president Rajesh Thakur said in a statement, “We urge the government to reconsider its decision. Covid-19 is not over yet, b...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

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Jharkhand  /  Published 16.11.20

Chhath: no puja at ponds, lakes

Lakes, ponds, riverbeds and other public water bodies will be out of bounds for devotees during Chhath, the two-day festival scheduled to begin on November 20, the state disaster management department...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.11.20

Of late, the chill has gone. Why?

The prevailing nip in the air has done the vanishing act in Jharkhand in the last 48-hours and weathermen say it is likely to make a comeback around Chhath, but till then, anti-cyclonic conditions pre...
By Pinaki Majumdar

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.11.20

Issue Chhath norms; Mayor to chief secy

Ranchi mayor Asha Lakra has demanded that the state government issue guidelines for Chhath immediately and end the uncertainty among people since the festival is a week away. Lakra met with chief sec...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 11.11.20

Breathless: Welcome ban on firecrackers

Amid the fear of the impending fury of sound and smoke that is integral to the festive season around this time of the year, the Calcutta High Court’s ban on the use of firecrackers has come as a...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.11.20

Ghats being readied for Chhath

Chhath, the biggest festival of Jharkhand and Bihar will be celebrated on November 21 and 22, this year. And the preparation is in full swing in Steel City to make things smooth for the pilgrims thron...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshdepur


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