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Sankranti Special Recipes

Smita Mishra Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Gangasagar, Lohri or Bihu, the festival may have many names and there may be a hundred ways of celebrating it. Sankranti is a celebration of harvest, it is the celebration of the end of cold winter nights ..., 2 months ago

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Travel Magazine, 1 month ago

2015 holiday calendar eats into weekends

Lucknow: The year 2015 will have 36 public holidays, which include 25 under the Negotiable Instrument Act. Of these, nearly half-a-dozen are falling either on Saturday or Sunday, which include Eid-e-Milad, birthday of Hazrat Ali, Buddh Poornima, ...
 Times of India3 days ago

Fly high to feel fair flair

Sonepur Mela is your Mecca if your heart beats for adventure sports. Yash Raj, a 12-year-old school student, enjoyed parasailing at Sonepur on Thursday, and this was the third consecutive day when he came to the fair to feel the thrill of flying ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago
Times of India

Salman Khan meets Narendra Modi during film shoot in capital

Salman Khan met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the latter's official residence at 7, Race Course Road, on Thursday evening in the capital. Salman is in Delhi to shoot for Kabir Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijaan . The PM-Salman meeting is certain to make ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Now, Modi takes on rivals in skies over Lucknow city  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Mamata's tourism push excites industry

KOLKATA/CHANDERNAGORE: Mamata Banerjee visited Chandernagore on Friday for Jagaddhatri Puja. Talking about her visit to Sagar Island on Thursday, the CM said her government was looking at other spots in Sagar Island and Darjeeling to develop as ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
International Business Times India

Kumbh Mela 2013 Ends; Thousands to take Holy Dip on Mahashivaratri

Maha Kumbh Mela, the world's largest religious gathering, is drawing to an end on Sunday on the occasion of Mahashivaratri. Over 50 lakh devotees are expected to take bath in the holy river Ganges on the last day. A Sadhu or a Hindu holyman ...
 International Business Times India3 weeks ago

Mamata bats for deep sea port in Sunderbans

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Emphasising that the proposed deep sea port near the Sagar Island and tourism plans would bring in development in the Sunderbans, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced on Thursday the setting ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Mamata Banerjee to promote Sagar Island as tourism destination

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. File photo: Lila Sah Ms Banerjee is expected to announce a detail plan for development of tourism at Island where river Hooghly meets the sea. She is expected to ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
Jagran Post

Sagar Island to be developed as major tourist destination

West Bengal government has taken up a slew of projects to develop Sagar Island at the confluence of the river Ganga and Bay of Bengal as a major tourist destination. Two virgin beaches will be developed as part of the programme. "There are good ...
 Business Standard India3 weeks ago

Gangasagar Island to get facelift

The Gangasagar Island at the confluence of River Ganga and Bay of Bengal will get a major facelift. The Centre has sanctioned Rs 500 crore for its overall development. "The central government has approved nearly Rs 500 crore for developing ...
 Samaylive3 weeks ago Rs 500 crore facelift for Gangasagar Island  The Freepress Journal3 weeks ago
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