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Street kids celebrate Diwali, spread message of harmony

Street children in various parts of the national capital celebrated Diwali Wednesday spreading the message of harmony."All these children celebrate festivals unitedly, and this time they sent a message of harmony to the world through their 'rangoli' and ... Prokerala, 12 minutes ago
'Diwali wishes to you and your family', 3 hours ago

Act on removal of religious structure encroachments: Delhi HC

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has directed the Religious Structure Committee and the city government to expeditiously take a decision on the removal of religious structure encroachments in various parks in Rohini area of the capital. The court ...
 First Post.com12 minutes ago

Younis leads Pakistan fightback vs Australia with 25th ton

Pakistan's Younis Khan leaves the ground after being dismissed for 106 runs by Mitchell Johnson during Day 1 of the first Test against Australia at the Dubai International Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images Younis Khan led Pakistan's fightback with a dogged century after the hosts made a terrible start to the first Test against Australia in Dubai on Wednesday. After opting to bat first, Pakistan put up 219 for four wickets at stumps on the first day, with captain Misbah-ul-haq (34) ...
 Rediff.com14 minutes ago

Mumbai set for more seaplane services

Country's first seaplane operator Maritime Energy Heli Air Services Pvt Ltd (MEHAIR) successfully carried out the trial run for its first intra-city service on Wednesday. Image: MEHAIR conducted trial landings for the proposed seaplane services between Juhu and Girgaum Chowpatty. Photograph: Sahil Salvi The city-based firm already operates daily seaplane services from Mumbai's Juhu aerodrome to Lonavala and Pawna dam in association with Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation.
 Rediff.com16 minutes ago

Free bus rides for Delhi women in DTC buses on Bhai Duj

Delhi Transport Corporation has decided to provide free ride for women in its buses on the occassion of Bhai Duj."DTC will provide free ride for women passengers in its all non-AC buses plying in Delhi and NCR on the occasion of Bhai Duj on October 25," DTC spokesperson R S Minhas said. Minhas said that the women passengers would be allowed to take free rides on DTC's non AC buses between 8 am to 5 pm on that day."However, free-ride service for women passengers will not be available on AC ...
 Rediff.com17 minutes ago

Shukla rattles South Zone after Uthappa's ton

East Zone bowlers led by the seasoned Laxmi Ratan Shukla rattled South Zone in the final hour reducing them to 236 for nine despite Robin Uthappa scoring a well-crafted hundred on the first day of the Duleep Trophy semi-final in Lahli on Wednesday. South Zone were cruising along at 211 for two before last hour and quarter saw them lose as many as seven wickets for 25 runs to hand over the momentum to East by stumps. While Uthappa should be lauded for his 120 that took him over five hours and ...
 Rediff.com23 minutes ago

Diwali buzz grips India

The buzz in the markets in predictable. From lights to fireworks to sweets to flowers, people across the country are gearing up for Diwali. Here are some glimpses of Diwali preparations across the country.(Even you can share your festive moments with us. Simply post your Diwali celebration photos on our social networking platform, Zarabol and we will showcase them. POST THEM HERE )A vendor speaks to a customer at his roadside lantern stall at a Diwali market in Mumbai. Photograph: ...
 Rediff.com26 minutes ago

Kobane defenders hold out as Iraq Kurds vote on reinforcements

Kurdish fighters defending Syria's border town of Kobane held out against the Islamic State group today, anxious for relief as Iraq's Kurdish parliament was set to vote on sending reinforcements.  Backed by air strikes from a US-led coalition, the Kurds have been defending the town on the Turkish border against a fierce IS offensive for more than a month. ...
 Rediff.com37 minutes ago

WTA Finals: Halep hands Serena 'embarrassing' defeat

Serena Williams reacts during her WTA Finals round-robin match against Simona Halep at Singapore Sports Hub on Wednesday. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Ecstasy and euphoria are the usual emotions World No 1 Serena Williams experiences on a tennis court. On Wednesday, she encountered a different one -- embarrassment. One of the game's all-time greats, a winner of 18-Grand Slam singles crowns, 63 WTA titles, the owner of four Olympic gold medals, Williams has become accustomed to ...
 Rediff.com42 minutes ago

Texas city gets Mahatma Gandhi statue

On the 145th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Irving city in Texas, United States became the sixth town in the country to install a Gandhi statue. Satish Dhupelia, a great grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, unveiled the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Plaza at the Jefferson Park, October 2. ‘This memorial will be a prominent landmark, great pride and honour for the Dallas Fort Worth community and will be an inspiration for our coming generations,’ said Dr Prasad Thotakura, chair, Mahatma ...
 Rediff.com52 minutes ago
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