PM Modi to attend Navratri celebrations, other events during Gujarat visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a two-day visit to his home state of Gujarat from today with several events lined up. He will also participate in Navratri celebrations.PM Modi will visit Surat, Bhavnagar, Ahmedabad and Ambaji. Taking to Twitter, PM Modi on Wednesday said, “Tomorrow, 29th September and the … Read more

Ramlila celebrations: Traffic movement to be affected in parts of Delhi

The Delhi traffic police on Monday said vehicular movement may be affected in several areas across the national capital in the evening hours for the next 10 days in the wake of the Navratra and Ramlila celebrations. According to an advisory issued by the traffic police, Ramlila will be celebrated across Delhi … Read more

Durga puja celebrations should not be inconvenience to anyone: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said Durga Puja committees in the state must take measures to ensure that pedestrian and vehicular traffic movement are regulated well without anyone having to encounter much hassle. Inaugurating Sribhumi Sporting club puja in Lake Town area, along VIP road, the CM told her … Read more

Mangaluru Dasara celebrations to begin from Sept 26 at Gokarnanatha temple

The Mangaluru Dasara festival will be celebrated at the Kudroli Gokarnanatha temple from September 26 to October 6, former Union Minister B Janaradhan Poojary, patron of the temple, has said. This year’s celebrations will be unique as the festival could not be held during the previous two years on account of the … Read more

No Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations at Idgah Maidan in Bengaluru, orders SC

The Supreme Court Tuesday refused to grant permission for Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations at Idgah Maidan in Bengaluru and ordered status quo on land by both parties. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Indira Banerjee asked the parties to approach the Karnataka High Court for the resolution of the dispute. “The issues raised in the Special … Read more

Two die during Janmashtami celebrations at Mathura’s Banke Bihari temple

Two people died of suffocation and six were injured during Janmashtami celebrations on August 19 at the Banke Bihari temple in Mathura, officials said on Saturday. The temple saw massive crowding as devotees flocked to the temple to celebrate the festival. The deceased have been identified as Nirmala Devi and Ram … Read more

The Connection Between Celebrations and a Strong Culture

New You can now listen to Insurance Journal articles! What will draw employees to work and keep them engaged? If your organization is wrestling with that question, you’re not alone. Insurance employers – like those in many other industries – are struggling to retain employees and engender their loyalty, especially after the work disruptions of … Read more

From Delhi to Kashmir—heavy security blanket for 75th I-Day celebrations

India has not only been decked in tricolour hues in the lead up to the 76th Independence Day celebrations, but also put under a heavy security blanket, right from Delhi, the epicentre of the mega celebrations, to Jammu and Kashmir. The police machinery across states has been put on vigil to ensure … Read more

Security enhanced in Delhi ahead of 75th Independence Day celebrations

In view of the 76th Independence Day celebration on Monday, security has been stepped up across the national capital with more than 10,000 personnel manning the Red Fort from where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the country. From facial recognition system cameras to multi-layered security cover and deployment of over 400 … Read more

Independence Day celebrations: ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign kicks off today

The ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign under the aegis of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav to encourage people to bring the Tiranga home and to hoist it to mark the 75th year of India’s independence kicked off today. The campaign initiated as part of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav,’ to commemorate India’s 75th anniversary of … Read more