Ram Navami
Jharkhand  /  Published 04.03.20

Twin sit-ins to take festival break

Participants at the indefinite sit-ins against the new citizenship matrix at Naya Bazar and Wasseypur on Wednesday decided to suspend their protest for two days during Holi on March 9 and 10 and durin...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 16.04.19

Internet banned in Asansol till April 17

The West Burdwan administration has suspended Internet in the Asansol subdivision till Wednesday midnight to prevent rumours on social media in the wake of violence at Barakar on Monday. Police have c...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

West Bengal  /  Published 15.04.19

Clash over Ram Navami procession in West Burdwan

A clash broke out between two groups over a Ram Navami procession in a town in West Burdwan on Monday afternoon, bringing to the fore the risks associated with events in which weapons are brandished. ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Barakar

West Bengal  /  Published 25.03.19

TMC plan for Ram Navami in Purulia

A Trinamul-backed organisation has decided to organise a Ram Navami march here on April 14, the first such procession by the ruling party in the district to woo Hindus whom the Sangh parivar has been ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Purulia

Calcutta  /  Published 04.04.20

Coronavirus lockdown ruins plans of rituals

Festivals and pujas are being downscaled or even skipped in the backdrop of Covid-19. In the past few days Annapurna puja, Navratri and Nava Varsh were all marked on the religious calendar but residen...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake


Jharkhand  /  Published 02.04.20

Fair cancelled in Ranchi because of lockdown

The coronavirus did what wars could not. The over-100year-old Ram Navami Mela at Nivaranpur, supposed to be held on Ram Navami, Thursday, was totally scrapped for the first time in its history.The ope...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.03.20

Vow of low-key Ram Navami

Ram Navami and Basanti Durga Puja celebrations will be a low-key affair in the steel city this year.This decision was taken by Kendriya Ram Navami Samiti in view of the coronavirus outbreak.“We have...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 18.03.20

VHP cancels large Ram Navami processions

The Bengal unit of the Viswa Hindu Parishad has decided not to hold large processions on Ram Navami this year because of the coronavirus threat. But the VHP will continue with its plan to celebrate th...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.04.19

Jamshedpur Ram Navami rally

Five hundred district police personnel on Sunday morning staged a flag march here on the eve of Ram Navami immersion processions on Monday.Led by city SP Prabhat Kumar and Dhalbhum subdivisional offic...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Bihar  /  Published 19.10.18

Buzz in Bihar: Giriraj as Nitish's deputy

Talk of Nawada MP and Union minister Giriraj Singh being inducted into chief minister Nitish Kumar’s cabinet as the second deputy chief minister has caught almost everyone by surprise, and not just ...
By Dev Raj in Patna


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