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Friday 24 October 2014
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As the skies light up

As the rows of earthen 'diyas' and lanterns hang outside shops, varied rice flour decorations decorate front yards and fireworks light up the grey sky,...

A rackling Diwali

"This year, 'Diwali' is different for me as I have too many responsibilities on the work and family front. Like every year, we will be...

Charmed by the City

At home: Subendu Das and Adithi Bhawal along with daughter Raika Das.

Bangalore has time and again emerged as the one of the best Indian cities when it comes to the quality of life. It is known...

Plenty on the plate

perfect mix: Sweets and savouries are a big part of the celebrations.

Deepavali' is here and people have been shopping for sweets and gifts. They are also getting ready to churn out specialties on the day.

Flowering to the fullest

Growing orchids was once known as a hobby of the elite but now, everyone has taken to growing the beautiful plant due to its long...

Testing young talent

Gouthama Siddaartha PU College is hosting its one day young entrepreneur fest 'Looming Mercenaries' at KLE Grounds (Navrang Grounds) on October 27, from 10...

A contribution of their own

The final-year B Pharmacy students of PES College of Pharmacy, Hanumanthanagar celebrated 'World Food Day' by taking a pledge 'not to waste food' and 'to...

With an Indian touch

This Deepavali, give classic Western desserts a delicious Indian touch as chef Swasti Aggarwal from Foodhall brings to you two simple yet exotic recipes -...

A token of love and gratitude

Colourful ; A view of 'Kitschdii'.

As people prepare for 'Deepavali' and the oncoming celebrations, they quickly rush to the sweet stores to place last-minute orders for heaps of sweets and...

Priority on safety

Eager: People buying crackers in Rajajinagar. dh photo by  bk janardhan

This 'Deepavali', make sure you buy fire crackers from a licensed dealer. The BBMP, Bangalore City Police and the Fire and Emergency Services have issued...

Creative content for the young

Goethe-Institut/ Max Mueller Bhavan is hosting 'Jumpstart 2014 Let's Play!' on August 28, 9 am to 6 pm at Goethe-Institut...

Photo Gallery
Hindu priest performs evening prayers called 'Aarti' on the banks of the river Yamuna...

Hindu priest performs evening prayers called 'Aarti' on the banks of the river Yamuna...

Dakshineswar Temple decorated with lights for the Kali Puja and Diwali at North 24 Pargana...

Dakshineswar Temple decorated with lights for the Kali Puja and Diwali at North 24 Pargana...

Firecrackers light up the sky as people celebrate Diwali festival in Mumbai...

Firecrackers light up the sky as people celebrate Diwali festival in Mumbai...

School students lighting earhen lamps at Tulsi Ghat in Varanasi...

School students lighting earhen lamps at Tulsi Ghat in Varanasi...

A view of decorated Madan Mohan Malviya Stadium with oil lamps during Deepwali festival...

A view of decorated Madan Mohan Malviya Stadium with oil lamps during Deepwali festival...

Illuminated Golden Temple on the eve of Diwali in Amritsar...

Illuminated Golden Temple on the eve of Diwali in Amritsar...

Children with special needs light firecrackers as they celebrate Diwali...

Children with special needs light firecrackers as they celebrate Diwali...

Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers enjoy Diwali celebrations on the eve of Diwali...

Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers enjoy Diwali celebrations on the eve of Diwali...

Hindu priests light oil lamps in a formation of the 'Swastika', a Hindu symbol of peace...

Hindu priests light oil lamps in a formation of the 'Swastika', a Hindu symbol of peace...

A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier lights sparklers on the eve of Diwali...

A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier lights sparklers on the eve of Diwali...

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